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Roast

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$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Fredrik Langes gate 2 | Scandic Ishavshotel, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 77 66 64 00
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18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It had a small menu and a couple of items on it were not available. The portions were small and expensive. However, we did enjoy our meal but would not return because of the price. Friendly service.

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Thank 710fiona
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just enjoyed a nice meal with our friends at Tromso. The food was nice and the service was at it's best! We ordered some roast boards and a steak. The flavours were good and kitchen was well coordinated. 1 small remark to improve: the steak was just warm enough.

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Thank Sven V
Hertford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are staying at the Scandic Ishavshotel in Tromso don't be tempted to eat in the Roast restaurant. The food is average, but the service is dreadful (we had to ask for menus after 10 minutes, same for drinks and when food arrived well over an hour after we'd ordered, it was lukewarm). By contrast the hotel's breakfast and... More 

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Thank NickyGoodyear
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

It was a horrible experience ..... We ordered the food and It came an hour and a half late, no water was given to us like the rest of the customers ... i ordered soup and no spoon was given and the waiter noticed immediately but stopped to speak to the table Next to us, for another 10mins waiting! We... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Had to reorder as the food served was cold. Waitress was rude and could not care less, wanted dessert but impossible to order, left angry and hungry! A pity.

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Thank Javier F
Tromsø, Norge
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Probably my worst restaurant experience so far. Incredible bad service. The waitress even forgot to take the orders from half of our group before she just vanished. The meal was not much better. It was not worth a third of the price. Last time (2 years ago) we went here, the service and food was excellent. However now I would... More 

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Thank RonningA
Rutland,England
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Disappointing from start to finish. Arrived without reservation but took a while for anyone to advise us if we could get a table, felt a bit uncomfortable. Then took another ten minutes before we were seated. I had cod dish which was lovely but the meal was cold, I couldn't finish the fish. Flat ironed steak was delicious, roast board... More 

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Thank anita_altham
Greenville, South Carolina
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had a dinner buffet here for Christmas that was fantastic! Tons of Norwegian seafood options to try and great roasts available. My entire group thoroughly enjoyed the food and the buffet. We paid for it though. Ended up averaging about $50 per person which is a bit high, even by Norwegian standards. This was, however, the best and most... More 

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Thank TravelingKnight75
Antwerp
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered the grilled cod and the roast board. The size and taste of both dishes were very good. For dessert, we had the "chocolate and berries" which was an absolute delight. Ambience is very important to us, the restaurant is kept at the very back of the hotel behind a curtain which divides it from the buffet of the... More 

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Thank cjnssns
Madrid, España
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We ordered Cod, very good, and the Grill selection of meats. Meat came cold and had to wait for a new order, it was fair. Then to be able to get dessert we had to beg for the desert cards after a 15 min wait and nobody paying attention to us. When I complained an out the slow service and... More 

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Thank Javier F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$47
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Grill, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fredrik Langes gate 2 | Scandic Ishavshotel, Tromso 9008, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Troms  >  Tromso
  • Phone Number: +47 77 66 64 00
Description
Get your gastronomical kicks at Roast Tromso.
Our Chef offers the freshest fish and shellfish that the northern seas has to offer, and only
the very best of meats and produce from the local farmers of our region - All prepared in an original Josper Grill(R) featured in our beautiful open kitchens. We hope to welcome you at Roast Tromso soon, located at Scandic Ishavshotel in Tromso Norway.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?