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“Very tasty and arty” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Restaurant Haldde - Thon Hotel Vica

Restaurant Haldde - Thon Hotel Vica
Ranked #6 of 22 Restaurants in Alta
Price range: US$12 - US$59
Cuisines: European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Good for: Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Restaurant Haldde is a part of Thon Hotel Vica located in the old part of Alta, Bossekop close to the Altafjord. It used to be an old farm and the decor can be seen throughout the hotel. The restaurant serves local food made from entirely in our own kitchen with produce from northern Norway. Our specialities are grilled stockfish, reindeer steak, King Crab and desserts made from local berries. We serve all drinks and have a good choice of wine and beers to complement the food. Welcome!
Brussels, Belgium
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Very tasty and arty”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2013

You can have local food, cooked in a very tasty way... and the way the meal is prepared is just very arty
We had a wonderful desert in a caramel hand made plate!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Halden, Norway
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185 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
“Great as always”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2013

I'm very often staying over at this hotel/restaurant when I'm in Alta. The restaurant is excellent here. They have great fish dishes and my favorite is grilled stockfish. It sounds weird, but is delicious.

Visited February 2013
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London
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Beautiful to look at”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

They take a lot of trouble with this food, which looks like a work of art from a Michelin restaurant. It tastes pretty good too! It's not cheap, but eating seems quite expensive in Alta generally.

Visited March 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Very nice food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2012

We enjoyed the local specialities and were served by a very pleasant waiter.

Visited February 2012
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Dublin, Ireland
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140 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Dinner at Vica”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2012

Went there after a very disappointing hot tub experience nearby and the evening was saved by the wonderful waiter, gorgeous food and overall calm relaxed ambiance. Worth a visit when in Alta. Would have loved if their hot tub had been working as I think our evening there would have been perfect.

Visited January 2012
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