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Engelsviken Brygge Fiskerestaurant

$$ - $$$
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Engelsvikenveien 6 | 1628 Engelsviken, Fredrikstad 1628, Norway
+47 69 35 18 40
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri 17:00 - 21:30
Sat 13:00 - 21:30
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London, United Kingdom
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286 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

You have to give this fish restaurant 5 star for the quality of its food. The service is a bit iffy but we found Norway generally is poor for customer service and of course, is anywhere not expensive in Norway? This is the second time we have been brought here by our Norwegian friends as it has a high reputation... More 

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Thank FoodieArch
Fredrikstad Norway
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240 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

After the show upstairs, our friends from Oslo had ordered a table in the restaurant for a meal.Many tables where free,some not cleaned,but we asked if we could sit down until a waiter had removed glasses and plates from the previous guests.But no,go outside and wait until we are ready,was the message we got from a waiter.In stead of cleaning... More 

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Thank Lemon_tree637
Oslo, Norway
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Wanted hamburgers to go but they are only available to eat in restaurant! So went for the shellfish and mushroom pasta, got some shellfish and two wafer thin mushroom slices (one each - lucky us). The sauce was OK, the pasta was the same dried pasta available from the supermarket. Served in a plastic bucket from the microwave, hot on... More 

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Saltnes, Norway
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We have eaten here twice and they were busy both times. We were not quite sure what to do, so we stood and waited in the entry way. Waitresses swished by quickly, but no one greeted us or told us to wait or find a seat for ourselves. Eventually my husband approached a waiter cleaning a table and asked if... More 

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Thank Ontheroad5056
Fredrikstad, Norway
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

If you want try really good seafood in Østfold I recommend this restaurant. Absolutely fantastic fiskesuppe, every time I eat there soup is excellent. Also blåskjell are worth attention, don't forget order garlic bread, taste delicious with both - suppe and blåskjell 😊. Restaurant is very popular within locals and most of the time fully booked so make reservation, especially... More 

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London
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96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We've been coming here for years and the food is consistently good. If weather and queues allow its great to sit outside. It can be tricky to get a place if you get in on a weekend in July but it's worth the wait.

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Thank April1972
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is said to be one of the best restaurant of the region when it comes to fish. If so it would be better to by fresh fish and make your soup or fried fish yourself according to our experience this evening. If you aspire to be a reasonably 'good' restaurant nowadays you need to offer something better. Starter with... More 

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Oslo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is famous for its fish soup called 'Brødrene Skogen' (The forest brothers) fish soup. Personally, I never like it when they have to call it 'famous' in the menu. This makes it less unique in my eyes. However, I tried it and it was indeed creamy with a lot of marine ingredients; fish, scallops, shrimps etc. And lots... More 

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Thank Gourmettrollet
Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

I reserved the table a day before which is smart, since the place were crowded after 17.00. We ordered two starters and two main courses (the famous fish soup). The starters came within 20 min and the taste was nice and refreshing. After we were done with those we waited for 25 min for the soup, and I had to... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant multiple times, as a visit or two here is a summer tradition. The location is beautiful and Engelsviken is a very, very idyllic place. They are famous for the fish soup. I think they should add a few more options to their menu though, as it has been more or less the same for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
13:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Engelsvikenveien 6 | 1628 Engelsviken, Fredrikstad 1628, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Ostfold  >  Fredrikstad Municipality  >  Fredrikstad
  • Phone Number: +47 69 35 18 40
Description
Engelsviken Brygge Fiskerestaurant (Fish restaurant) opened its door for the first time in May of 1995, and our speciality has always been fish. Popular with the locals, the restaurant has become popular for tourists from areas such as Oslo, Son and Indre ostfold (Inner ostfold). The restaurant has a pub on the first floor, where several concerts are held yearly. Why not come here to kick back your feet after work and enjoy everything the pub and restaurant have to offer.

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