Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Lom

Brimi Bue

This flashy establishment is the new home base for the town's top chef, Arne Brimi, and it's where everyone wants to eat when they pass through town. It's screamingly Scandi (all big glass windows, plain wood and op…
Top Choice Norwegian in Geilo

Halling-Stuene

This crimson-clad restaurant is just about as traditional as restaurants get in Norway, but it's been going strong for 25 years and seems as popular as ever. It's run by celeb chef Frode Aga, who cooks up rich, clas…
Top Choice Bakery in Lom

Lom Bakery

Lom's other culinary star is master baker Morten Schakenda, who makes all his breads using only natural ingredients and wood-fired ovens. You can buy freshly baked baguettes, cinnamon twists and rustic loaves by the…
Top Choice Norwegian in Røros

Vertshuset Røros

The town's best food is served at the Vertshuset Inn, with a strong focus on local flavours: mountain trout, Arctic char, local beef, pork and a great selection of cheeses. The highlight is the six-course evening me…
Top Choice Cafe in Lillehammer

Lykellige Dager

In a hard-to-miss glass-and-steel box on the main street of Storgata, this excellent cafe serves a range of tempting, on-trend lunch dishes – açai bowls, Asian-style chicken salads, Thai soups and detox smoothies. T…
Norwegian in Røros

Kaffestugu Cafeteria

Set in one of Røros' classic timber buildings, with a small outdoor courtyard, this perennially popular cafe has the air of an old Norwegian tearoom, and it's a good spot, indeed, for coffee, cake and pastries. Main…
Cafe in Otta

Pillarguri Kafé

This downtown diner in the middle of Otta is the pick of the places to eat here, and it turns out a decent menu of elk burgers, salads, grilled chicken, pizzas and the like, along with Norwegian dishes like meatball…
Gastropub in Lillehammer

Heim

This warm and welcoming gastropub has fast become one of the town's most frequented hang-outs since opening its doors in 2014. It attracts all kinds of diners, from hipsters to ale enthusiasts, and the hearty menu o…
Norwegian in Lom

Fossheim Turisthotell Restaurant

Specialities like wild trout, reindeer, elk and ptarmigan feature on the menu at this hotel restaurant, and while it constitutes a memorable meal for Norway, it wouldn't really stand out anywhere in southern Europe.…
International in Hamar

Kai & Mattis Café

If you've ever wondered what an art-deco boudoir looked like (don't pretend you haven't!) then this place, with its burgundy red walls and over-the-top decorations, will probably give you a fair idea. Boudoir or not…