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Old Homestead

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Swedish, Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Marknadsvagen | 98191, Jukkasjarvi, Sweden
098066890
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a meal here on our first evening at the Ice Hotel. It's a very pleasant 10 minute walk up the frozen river from the Ice Hotel or if you prefer you can walk along the footpath by the road. The menu was quite limited and so we each had reindeer burger. I forget what it was actually called.... More 

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Thank Gill S
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In hefty ice suits this is a bit of a walk from the ice hotel .. we were surprised. It's fine but not if you don't walk well. Probably only half mile. There's a little supermarket en route to which is useful. The old homesteads is beautiful, rustic and simple. Little menu, few choices. The food was amazing . Halloumi... More 

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Thank flekim
Vienna, Austria
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even thought this is a part of the IceHotel complex, it is a nice change from their pricey restuarant.

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Thank MichaelG1951
Belgium
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136 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here for dinner (best to make reservations beforehand) during my stay at the ICEhotel. It is a 10 minute walk but easy to find. The restaurant is located in an old homestead building and is nicely decorated. There are enough items on the menu to choose from. I had a soup and a reindeer burger. Soup was delicious... More 

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Thank Ingrid D
Chester, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the ice hotel but chose to eat here and really enjoyed it. We shared the deli platter of meats and cheeses with bread and crackers which we really enjoyed. I had chicken and my partner had the steak both well cooked and enjoyable Lovely evening

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Thank jenstouph
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a n excellent meal here last week - the deli platters were wonderful and plentiful and the main meals were superb. I can recommend the halloumi burgers and potato patties. The atmosphere and service were good and it is only a 10 minute walk from the Ice hotel.

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Thank Katie K
Guildford, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here in the evening during our one night in the Ice Hotel and were not disappointed. The service and food was very good (we had the Rib Eye steak with amazing fries) and their wine recommended wine was equally good. The menu isn't extensive, but what there is, is great as are the portion size. The location was... More 

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Thank Nigel S
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Old Homestead is a must for anyone visiting the area or staying at Icehotel, which is a short walk away. The atmosphere is so charming and warm and the staff are all very friendly. Try the reindeer burger! And the Torne Islager beer! Great meal!

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Thank Barry E
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here and wow, what great service and food. Portion size matched the need for food in the arctic and after a day of exploring in the freezing temperatures. The food was served with elegance and grace, the food cooked to perfection. A must place to eat if you visit the area.

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Thank CliveHunt
Surrey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We ate here mid Feb as part of our stay at the Icehotel. I found it overall to be lacking in atmosphere (even though it was very busy). The menu is very limited - we both went for the wild deer burger. Upon both of us selecting saute potatoes we were advised we'd get a bowl between us - not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Swedish, Scandinavian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marknadsvagen | 98191, Jukkasjarvi, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Norrbotten County  >  Jukkasjarvi
  • Phone Number: 098066890

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