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Restaurant Nihao

Johan E. Paulsens gate 12B, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
+47 76 07 79 00
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“chinese food” (3 reviews)
“bit spicier” (2 reviews)
“boardwalk” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Johan E. Paulsens gate 12B, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As we were let off the leash to find our own evening meal in Svolvaer whilst with a tour group, and having had a lot of fish and other Scandinavian food, we were craving something a bit spicier - didn't spot a curry house, so...More

Thank JJ-Whippet53
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did not expect much from a big restaurant in a centre of one of the biggest towns in overcrowded Lofoten, yet it was very good — both service and food. We had to come again. Although sweet-sour beef is a common Chinese dish, very...More

Thank Ingvarr Z
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner had a lunch here. We ordered 98 fried torsk tung, 39 middle soup, risnudle soup. All was very nice. The place is extremely clean, well kept and has a very nice armosfer.

Thank Tatyana A
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It's second ouer favorite restaurant in Svolvaer!!! We like everything here :) prices are not bitting :) and Admad is amazing :) he the soul of this place :)) recommendations

Thank Elena J
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Very nice food and super kind staff. Recommend the fried noodles or the noddle soup, big and tasty options!

Thank Filipe B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Not many people, but even though; a great restaurant. We hade different meals, and they all looked like. But the tast was different. Good service and a I have eaten at many different asian restaurants, and this was one of the better. Fantastic staff and...More

Thank Jon Anders T
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This place ok but not great in my opinion. I honestly picked this place because I thought they had sushi which they did not. They did have a few dishes with whale meat so I stayed and ordered one of those. Nice waiter but could...More

Thank chinomad60640
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The food is authentic Chinese with a Lofoten-twist. The food is served fast but it still has a great taste and you get pretty large portions. The staff are genuine, friendly and professional.

Thank monhag
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

The resturant just moved into new location. Easily located on the boardwalk, the resturant itself has an amazing view of the sea. We came in for a late dinner. The place was squeaky clean, Good menu's and a very nice staff. The restaurant was 2/3...More

Thank Olaf L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It a novelty to find Chinese food in the heartland of the Nordics. Something different from the daily fare. Of course do not expect the huge servings and numerous dishes you get in a China Tour. This is a Scandinavian Chinese cuisine.

Thank DLkkkhee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$63
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Johan E. Paulsens gate 12B, Svolvaer 8300, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Lofoten Islands  >  Vagan  >  Svolvaer
  • Phone Number: +47 76 07 79 00
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