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Cafe Lyspunktet

) #2 of 68 Restaurants in Alesund $$ - $$$ Cafe, European,
Kipervikgata 1 | 6003 Alesund, Alesund 6003, Norway
+47 70 12 53 00
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kipervikgata 1 | 6003 Alesund, Alesund 6003, Norway
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had the Fish soup, the Fjord tapas and 2 expresso. The fish soup taste good: some pieces of fish, crayfish & vegetables, generous. The Fjordtapas tasted good too BUT the variety was short (only 3) and were not big enough to call them tapas....More

Thank viatgesambcartabo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cozy atmosphere and very friendly stuff! The burgers were good accompanied with potato wedges. For those with a sweet tooth I recommend the satisfying chocolate or carrot cake.

Thank Remy L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a variety of lunch choices which were generous in size and tasted great. I had the teriyaki which hit the spot. There were children's options including meat or chicken tacos (but are actually quesadillas with meat/chicken). Alcohol is not available. Other adults at...More

Thank ALBratt
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although the food was accepable, the service was poor to horrible. The kitchen closed without announcing it and we could not have deserts. The waitress never cleaned out table untill we specifically asked her to do it. After so she left it half cleaned.

Thank Albert P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As lots of people said, the food is not cheap... But this is the case for everything in Norway. The food is extremely good and well served: we had a piece of the homemade pie and a plate of lamp kebab. We can o my...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lyspunktet is an institution in Ålesund, well known for its cozy atmosphere. The coffee is excellent, and their (rather small) dishes are tasty, if not very exciting. Sadly, the prices are simply ridiculous - this place is very expensive indeed. Furthermore, the staff members are...More

Thank JoeGage_92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They serve an exellent espresso. Strong, fruity and a real "pick-me-up" experience!! Food is ok, but don't expect traditionall norwegian cooking. Some of the cakes are a meal in them selves.

Thank Fjomsa
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Came here multiple times on my day trips to Alesund. Each time was delicious, affordable (for Norway), and the ambiance was comfortable and relaxing. Carrot cake is a must - best I've ever had! Wonderful food!!!!

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered pulled pork sandwich on a rainy day. Cafe is cozy, food was delicious especially the olive bread, didn't try their coffee and carrot cake though, too full. May be next time ! The cafe is spacious too!

Thank Resortbabe
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

But maybe that's just a Europe thing... anyway this place was a gem. Cozy atmosphere in which I felt you can "live slow."

Thank Amanda R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Judy2063Tim
Will I need a reservation for a Sunday lunch. Around 12:00/13:00? Planning 7june
21 February 2015|
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Response from Lyspunktet C | Property representative |
Dear Guest, I apologize for the very late reply but I thought it best to answer incase other guests have the same question. Better late than never right? During normal season November to June we unfortunately are unable to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 24
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kipervikgata 1 | 6003 Alesund, Alesund 6003, Norway (Formerly Lyspunktet AS)
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  More og Romsdal  >  Alesund
  • Phone Number: +47 70 12 53 00
  • E-mail
Description
Lyspunktet is a locally run cafe that prides itself on it's high quality food and beverages that come with fantastic service. Most of our meals are homemade including our kids menu and large variety of gluten-free options. Our wish is for our guests to feel welcome and at home with us while enjoying everything we offer. Every one of our guests are valued at Lyspunktet and we hope everyone we cross paths with will have a positive experience with us.
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