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Hvelvet restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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French, European, Norwegian, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
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Stortorget 1, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
+47 907 29 100
16:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Lillehammer, Norway
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had the creamy crayfish soup to start, and that was really good. The highlight of the meal was the cod we had as a main course. However, the dessert was a real let down. The chocolate delice did not look appetizing (the passion fruit sorbet/foam looked like two lumps of mayonnaise) and did not taste very well either. The... More 

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Vinstra, Norway
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

When entering Hvelvet you'd think this is a really expensive place. The food they serve would probably confirm this suspicion, but the bill is a positive surprise. Great food, great staff at great value! Lovely atmosphere!

Thank toferik
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 

Thank BjornHestnes
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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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267 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
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.

Thank Jan Gunnar B
Sicily, Italy
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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.

Thank Dovregubb
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82 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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 

Thank Innino1
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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 🐏🐑

Thank selina k
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
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!

Thank StephenOs
Lion-sur-mer, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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.

Thank 1Mills

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Norwegian, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Dinner, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
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?