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Hvelvet restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
French, European, Norwegian, Central European, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
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Stortorget 1, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
+47 907 29 100
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16:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Nittedal Municipality, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had been told by friends that this restaurant had very good food and wines, so our expectations were high. We started with a mushroom soup, then fried char and ice cream, all served with a good Spanish reserve red wine. Everything had a special, exciting touch, both in smell and taste, and our expectations were met completely. Likewise with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing main course of slow smoked salmon and local vegetables. Rich Nordic pure taste. The best salmon experience over many years! Absolutely recommend!

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Fornebu, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This restaurant is offering a gourmet menu, choose 3, 4 or 5 dishes from the menu. New menu every month ofthe year. You cannot get lost, all of it is gourmet and you can choose sea food as well as tenderloin, not to forget cheese and creme brulee.

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Sicily, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

This restaurant serves various gourmet food for a decent price. So if you are looking for one of the better experiences in the terms of food in the area. You will have some nicely balanced dishes accompanied with selected wines. However, as the prices are decent, the food can not compare with high end gourmet restaurants either.

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Drammen
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71 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I'm guessing this is one of the better restaurants in Lillehammer. Food was good service excellent. The portions was on the small side. They did not have a big menu (probably the reason the food was so good) but you should have no problem finding something that you like. If you dining on a budget then you are better of... More 

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Thank Innino1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We met this wonderfull waitress who gave the best table in the restaurant. The food was sooo delicious. The lamb we had was tender 🐏🐑

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Thank selina k
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

This is a nice restaurant. Excellent Norwegian food and good European wine. Very friendly staff. But do book ahead. Recommended, though not cheap!

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Thank StephenOs
Lion-sur-mer, France
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

Stylish restaurant fine dining with class service. All in the same package for the city of lillehammer.

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Heraklion, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

I will congratulate the team of Hvelvet... Very nice....very good... A must if you are visiting Lillehammer.... Thank you Kenneth for great personal service....

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

During the young olympic games we had dinner here which I will never forget. Five courses with matching wines was really unforgettable. I would have given full points but the beautiful Piemonte wine unfortunately had cork problem what was not noticed before pouring.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Norwegian, Central European, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stortorget 1, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oppland  >  Lillehammer
  • Phone Number: +47 907 29 100

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