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Restaurant Kommandanten

$$ - $$$, , European
Kristiansten Festning | Kristianstensbakken 30, Trondheim 7016, Norway
+47 450 52 666
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Scandinavian, Norwegian, European
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Kristiansten Festning | Kristianstensbakken 30, Trondheim 7016, Norway
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

My wife and I come here for drinks and afternoon tea often since it is right in our neighborhood, but, yes, Restaurant Kommandanten is one of those unexpected dining pleasures in the city of Trondheim. Imagine touring the beautiful and historic Kristiensten Festning, be it...More

Thank Andrewsk8s
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Visited Trondheim on business two weeks ago, and stumbled on this place by accident as we were climbing up the fortress. Didn't know it was open but went in for tea - we happened to be the only ones there. The chef happened to give...More

Thank timothyseanfang
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The location is picturesque and authentic. The service standard is advanced , the food is refined, with a sufficient choice of wines & spirits. Excellent soup. Too bad for small portions

Thank Walid012
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The place is one of Trondheim´s best kept secrets. It is situated inside the fortress and you can overlook the whole town. Well worth a visit. Traditional cuisine with local produce of meat and vegetables etc.

1  Thank Pål H
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Recommend sautéed reindeer and brownies / coffee . Beautiful setting at the fortress, great views of Trondheim. Very recommended combined with a hike.

Thank Kvalitetsreise
Reviewed 1 August 2016

After all the positive remarks here, we decided to go to Kommandanten for Lunch. The atmosphere. Restaurant Kommandanten is beautifully situated by Kristiansten Festning. The weather was very nice and we ate outside. The scenic surroundings are very pretty. The food. We ordered a "Denver...More

Thank groetting
Reviewed 10 July 2016

So we took a break after the hike up the hill to the fort and sat down to plan our next move. I had several restaurants saved on Tripadvisor, but none of were open for a while, so I reverted to show the closest –...More

1  Thank Charles C
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This place, located inside the fortress of Festningen, might look like a place for tourists to have a coffee but it is much more than that. It is a restaurant with some very nice food (mainly Norwegian specialities) in a very charming place. I tried...More

Thank ViBe12
Reviewed 12 March 2016

After using Trip Advisor (which did not fail) reviews as the basis of constructing a Trondheim tour for a large group of coworkers, I planned lunch at the Restaurant Kommandanten into our itinerary. The restaurant is warm, cozy, and the service is pretty spectacular. The...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This is a great restaurant for any number of occasions, and one that became our Norwegian favourite. Fantastic atmosphere, a menu that changed with the seasons, and extremely personable staff.

Thank daddynuke
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 38
Scandinavian, Norwegian, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kristiansten Festning | Kristianstensbakken 30, Trondheim 7016, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Central Norway  >  Sor-Trondelag  >  Trondheim Municipality  >  Trondheim
  • Phone Number: +47 450 52 666
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