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Hvelvet restaurant

) #3 of 46 Restaurants in Lillehammer $$ - $$$ French, European,
Stortorget 1, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
+47 907 29 100
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (4 reviews)
“cod” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Norwegian, Scandinavian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Stortorget 1, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We chose the 5 course menu and everything was meticulously prepared and presented. The flavors were unique with attention to detail. The soup course was outstanding, the starter (trout) was excellent. The main course was duck breast and it was excellent and the vegetables included...More

Thank dbnewton
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had dinner here on friday june 16.th. We were impressed by the staff, who were very attentative and helpful , but not too much either. We had the fixed menu with wine menu, all very tasteful , and indeed a meal...More

Thank Eyvind S A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there for a dinner of some 20 people at the end of a long business meeting. We were served on two large tables in a underground room without fensters, possibly the vault of the bank. The problem of this location is the acoustics:...More

Thank Antonguido
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The setting is classy but comfortable and cozy. We are in the old vault itself which retains its old door. All food was perfectly cooked and served at the right temperature. Not only did the the dishes surprise and satisfy, but the presentation was pleasantly...More

Thank Jksparz
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner for two on a Saturday evening. We ordered the 5 course set menu. It was lovely. Highlights were the amazing bread, the fish dish, and cheese courses. Dessert was ok. The wines were all very well paired. Very good value...More

Thank jacquelinedV5968BI
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...More

Thank PLangstrompe
Reviewed 14 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
Reviewed 31 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,...More

Thank BjornHestnes
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!

1  Thank 293krisip
Reviewed 11 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...More

Thank Jan Gunnar B
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Do you have onsite parking? If so, what is the cost? We are considering a stay in May and will be arriving by car. What is the best option for parking if you do not have onsite parking?
10 February 2015|
Response from Kenneth S | Property representative |
Hello. We have a parking just in front of the building. After 15:00 o¨clock its free to park there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 8
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
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