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Colonialen Litteraturhuset


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews bone marrow bouillabaisse fresh mussels root vegetables sandwich bread soup chicken cod excellent food wine by the glass great lunch main course friendly service our waiter dishes cheese
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

The waiter forgot us, it took a long time to get our food and the dessert was cold. We were promised to get the desert for free because of all inconvenience. But then the waiter came back saying it would not be possible anyway... We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Siri K
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Delicious food in a very pleasant atmosphere. Well-marked gluten-free options, knowledgeable staff about allergens. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 2546jdrrr
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I was there with a group of 30 people. So the starter was risotto and mushroom, the food was unbelievably salty. This was not my opinion only, other people also said that it was salty. Main course was halibut. The spice in the food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tannaz a
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We tried Colonialen Litteraturhuset one evening. The restaurant was located near our hotel. We were able to get a table without a booking. We tried the pumpkin soup (as a main course), a side of root vegetables, and the lamb (main course) with oats, sweetbread...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Vegemitelover
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Seriously? I read so many great reviews of this restaurant that I trekked there with major jet lag and in record rainfall. The guy at the counter would not acknowledge me and when I finally got his attention he told me to seat myself -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lesley N
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We really wanted to have a wonderful meal here. But, while the welcome was warm, and the clientele varied, the food was meh.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank olliedawg
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This place is an awesome find. The mushroom risotto and the bouillabaisse were both amazingly good. The coffee was great as well. Comes recommended.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Very buzzy, laid back restaurant with friendly and efficient waiting staff. Unfortunately due to high demand they had run out of the whole fish for 2 and the monkfish by the time we arrived at 8pm. But this was great for us in the end...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sam7lea
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This is the place if you're craving a hearty egg breakfast. Eggs available in just about any style, with an assortment of add-ons available They also have lighter yogurt and muesli. The prices are very reasonable, and the a la carte menu lets you customize...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mildred518
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We stumbled upon the restaurant looking for coffee and stayed for lunch. Lunch was well prepared with some interesting dishes (try the oxtail sandwich) and the added plus of having good wine by the glass. We liked it so much we came back for dinner...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Response from foodchecker C | Reviewed this property |
I strongly recommend to make a reservation beforehand.
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