Top Choice Norwegian in Røros

Vertshuset Røros

Lunch dishes here include fairly standard soup, sandwiches and burgers, but from 4pm onwards the food is exquisite – the tenderest fillets of reindeer or elk, as well as Arctic char and desserts such as 'blue cheese…
Top Choice Norwegian in Geilo


This is the town's stand-out restaurant and it offers high-quality, traditional Norwegian food that's been simmered, boiled and fired with love by celebrity-chef Frode Aga.
International in Lillehammer

Øverlie Café

Filling, inexpensive meals (with Turkish dishes the mainstays) are the order of the day at this pleasant pavement-side cafe. It also does pizzas, salads, ice cream and good coffee.
International in Lillehammer


Right by Lillehammer’s bubbling brook, this is a dark, warm and cosy pub where a moose has apparently walked through the wall (look outside for the full effect). It attracts masses of locals, and whether you have a …
Norwegian in Elverum


The fish-and-game restaurant at the Forestry Museum serves traditional Norwegian cooking and has views over the swishing river waters.
International in Oppdal

Møllen Restaurant & Pizzeria

In the town centre alongside the E6, this jack-of-all-trades kind of place has a huge menu spanning everything from pasta to fish to steak and, just in case you haven't eaten one in a while, pizzas and burgers. It's…
Cafe in Otta

Pillarguri Kafé

In business for over a century, the Pillarguri promises a varied menu, with sandwiches, pasta, salads and a handful of hearty Norwegian dishes. The outdoor tables are the place to be on a summer's afternoon.
Bakery in Røros

Trygstad Bakeri

This stand-out cafe and bakery will treat you to the town's most popular coffee and baked goodies.
Norwegian in Røros

Kaffestugu Cafeteria

This historic place offers a good range of coffee, pastries, snacks and light meals, as well as some more substantial main dishes such as reindeer steak. Its lunchtime specials are a little heavy on the potatoes, bu…
International in Lillehammer


This recommended spot has a clean-lined interior and a trendy menu that ranges from kangaroo fillet to Mexican dishes to reindeer. The decor is classy, yet the atmosphere is casual.