Top Choice Bistro in Tromsø


With its industrial styling, exposed pipes and open-fronted kitchen, this elegant restaurant wouldn't look out of place in Oslo or Stockholm. It serves some of the best modern Norwegian food in town, majoring in fis…
Top Choice Cafe in Tromsø


You'll find this popular coffee and lunch bar packed throughout most of the day: young trendies come in for their hand-brewed Chemex coffee, while local workers pop in for the daily specials, open-faced sandwiches a…
Top Choice Norwegian in Tromsø

Kitchen & Table

Combining a touch of Manhattan style with Arctic ingredients, chef Marcus Samuelsson serves up some of the freshest and most original tastes in Tromsø – there's reindeer fillet with mango chutney, reindeer ratatouil…
Seafood in Tromsø


This long-standing Tromsø fish and seafood favourite has a prime portside site and is a classy dinner option. All starters and mains, subtly prepared and enhanced, are from the ocean – the fish and shellfish soup is…
Norwegian in Senja

Segla Grill og Pub

All manner of creative things go on here, from seasonal soups to a rather yummy pizza buffet on some nights. It's a pretty casual place that has a great mix of fine food and fun atmosphere.
Norwegian in Tromsø

Emma's Drømmekjøkken

Upstairs from Emma's Under, this place pulls in discriminating diners, providing traditional Norwegian dishes created with top-quality local ingredients such as lutefisk (stockfish), baked Arctic char, ox tenderloin…
Norwegian in Tromsø

Emma's Under

Down-to-earth Norwegian cuisine is the dish of the day here. The daytime menu offers up dishes such as fish gratin, braised leg of reindeer and baked klippfisk, served in a cosy space designed to echo a traditional …
Norwegian in Tromsø


You can almost lose yourself in this wonderful cafe-cum-restaurant that's all intimate crannies and cubbyholes. In a 19th-century building that functioned as a butcher's shop until 1996, Aunegården is rich in charac…
Tapas in Tromsø


You might be in the far north, but that doesn't mean you can't find a bit of Mediterranean atmosphere, even in Tromsø. This refined place (upstairs from Circa) offers a creative take on tapas, blending Spanish and N…
Cafe in Tromsø


A globally inspired menu of flavoursome dishes such as falafel salad, Sri Lanka chicken sandwich and Egyptian bean stew make this cosy corner cafe a great place for a light lunch. It also has supremely comfortable s…