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Fretheim Hotel Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Flam 5743, Norway
+47 57 63 63 00
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Athens, Greece
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379 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we were in Flam during winter, much different compared to summer time and obviously with limited options for lunch and dinner. Obviously more expensive than usual, but with good food and kind staff.

Thank Johnmir13
Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed the night after the Voss to Flam ferry ride. We did our homework and wanted to see. What the hotel was like. It's rich history is awesome! Keep that in perspective! It's humble and a nice place to stay. My partner and I really enjoyed going for a walk up the hill around the shoreline and it was... More 

Thank Dan P
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

We ate breakfast at this hotel before our kayaking tour of the fjord and there was plenty of good options to meet protein and carb needs. Also great coffee! View was lovely once the cruise ship moved on!

Thank travelnow721
Adelaide, Australia
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We came here one night after going to the aegir brewery pub. This restaurnt was so good we came back a second night. We had an excellent french waiter who provided great service and was very friendly and interesting to talk to about flam and Norway. We tried the risotto, the stock fish and the beef (all mains) and they... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We had dinner included in the hotelprice. 3 course dinner but we skipped the soup. We both had beef with vegetables and some gravy. It wasnt tasty and I wouldnt recommend it to anyone but since it tasted nothing it was still edible. All of the staff was hired workers from Eastern europe, no one could speak norwegan and the... More 

Thank Mari H
Trondheim, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
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148 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The food is OK, but variable. As a whole, the food seems to be the weakest part of the Fretheim Hotel experience. Breakfasts were good (but not spectacular), for example this is one of the rather few hotels where a soft boiled egg really is soft boiled. Lunch and dinner were rather variable, some good (chicken) some below par (risotto,... More 

Thank drengen
Hong Kong, China
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We visited flam in winter and it is only the few restaurants opening at night. Only 5 min walk from the railway station. Good quality food and warm enviornment.

Thank Virginia K
Thousand Oaks
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Very reasonable price for buffet breakfast. Selections comparable to US buffets. You also get a nice view. Receptionist very friendly and helpful.

Thank Lucille M
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A seafood smorgasbord to rival any I've experienced. A Pavlova dessert station. Excellent wine list. Delicious salads, veggies, soups, cheese boards, fruits. And other meats if you're not a fan of fresh seafood of every type. All in a splendid large dining room overlooking the Flam wharf. The breakfast is as impressive as well.

Thank Marian S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night. It's located between the valleys. 2 mins distance from flam railway station. Friendly staff. View is awesome.

Thank Kushal S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flam 5743, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Sogn og Fjordane  >  Aurland Municipality  >  Flam
  • Phone Number: +47 57 63 63 00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?