Archive for the 'restaurant' Category

5 trendy neobistroer i Paris

Monday, March 17th, 2014

En av mine favorittguider, svenske White Guide, gir deg vanligvis gode restauranttips i Sverige, men denne gangen er det Paris de skriver om. Få med deg gode tips til kule barer og restauranter i artikkelen her: Det nya parisiska köket stavas néobistro Jeg har plukket ut noen av stedene: Restaurant Abri, White Guide skriver “Jodå, Abri […]

Restaurant Fabel in Fredrikstad, Norway

Thursday, May 30th, 2013

What a nice surprise! Look at this stunning restaurant house – within the literature house in Fredrikstad. Here at Fabel you have a choice of enjoing your food in the book café, the food bar or in the restaurant. Can´t wait! All photos: Eivind Lauritzen

Piet Hein Eek in Eindhoven, Netherlands

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

After reading the dutch blog Yvestown Blog I became fascinated by Eindhoven and Piet Hein Eek, and decided to visit the place next time I´m in the country. This quote from the blog had me convinced: “Don’t just travel to Amsterdam as Amsterdam doesn’t really reflect The Netherlands, it’s just another European capital. Travel south […]

Afternoon tea at Sketch in London

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

A friend of mine has been to Sketch – and I was stunned by the photos of this magnificent place! After some research I found out that the French Master Chef Pierre Gagnaire have devised the menus in the restaurants. That makes the place even more interesting, and on my list for future London trips. […]

Stasjonsfruene, Rollag, Norway

Monday, August 20th, 2012

Update in February 2014: The café Stasjonsfruene was closed in summer 2013. But the place is now called Rollag Stasjon – and is open to the public in the weekends – take a look at their Facebookpage: Rollag Stasjon. I will make a visit in the summer of 2014, and write a blogpost of the […]

Bark Bar & Brasserie in Arendal

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Update: This restaurant is closed, unfortunately. I have still kept the blogpost here, so you can enjoy the atmosphere which once where there. Last week I was in Arendal, in the southern part of Norway. We had dinner at an excellent restaurant called Bark, situated in “Langbrygga” in the center of Arendal. The place has […]

Copenhagen – where to eat?

Monday, January 17th, 2011

A twitter friend asked me if I knew some good value restaurants in Copenhagen. She is going with a group in May. There are several nice restaurants in Copenhagen, the problem is which one to choose.. The people behind the well-known Italian gourmet restaurant Era Ora has opened an Italian fish restaurant called Acquamarina. The […]

Restaurant Gabriel in Feskekörka, Gothenburg

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Lunching and shopping in Gothenburg on a Saturday? If you are a foodie like me it´s natural to head for the central market in town – Saluhallen. In Gothenburg they have at least three markets, one for fish – which is called Feskekörka (Fishchurch) and a smaller, less known market called Briggen. All these markets […]

Restaurang Familjen in Gothenburg

Sunday, October 24th, 2010

After some research I found Restaurang Familjen in Gothenburg, and booked a table for our trip in November. The restaurant was honored with “BIB Gourmand” by the Michelin guide this year – congratulations! I read a lot about it in Nöjesguiden and Göteborgsposten and it seems to be a good choice. Even if the photos […]

A visit to Strand Restaurant

Friday, October 1st, 2010

By the seaside just outside Oslo, at Høvik, you find Strand restaurant. The old restaurant from 1924 is now stylishly renovated, and is taken over by brilliant young chefs from Flavours. Around lunchtime last Saturday I went for a visit with two friends. Only the bakery was open at lunchtime (except for Sundays), but we […]