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Fruene Kaffe Og Vinbar

Lompensenteret, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
+47 79 02 76 40
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (40 reviews)
“sandwiches” (35 reviews)
“bread” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Lompensenteret, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
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1 - 10 of 160 reviews

Reviewed 23 September 2018

Food in Scandinavia is often expensive but this place is a positive exception: We had a delicious slice of pizza which was surprisingly affordable.

Thank 12Travellingismylife
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely and warm -excellent hot chocolate great service - 100 loving the location and the warmth of the welcome - excellent pasteries

Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Found Fruene after a chilly boattrip. It was good to fine the heat in a hot gullash soup at Fruene. A warm but a bit crowded place

Thank Ingi S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We enjoyed welcome hot chocolates and sticky buns here on a chilly morning. It was a Sunday and the place was packed, so it was a useful but not very restful place to relax.

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

All of the photographers were asked to meet here for a pre-voyage meeting and to meet each other before we were scheduled to spend the next 12 days together on board the M/S Origo SMYR. Outwardly this place appears to be a nice place to...More

Thank 943RickR
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Visited Fruene for coffee and also tried the Apple cake. One of the best apple cakes I've tried. The coffee was good too. Really nice decor.

Thank Nirupam B
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Nice and casual atmosphere, helpful staff, only several dishes offered - but very tasty, and at the same time less expensive than any other place in town. They also sell pralines that are locally made.

1  Thank milossst
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I came here nearly every day as they make an amazing hot chocolate, it was some of the best I’ve ever had. You can get it along with a selection of little chocolates, the best ones are the little white chocolate polar bears. Prices are...More

Thank 917stellac
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The food they serve is really good, and they even produce and sell their own chocolate there. Somewhat expensive but also quite special. The place attracts a lot of customers but still possible to get a table without waiting.

Thank peeteecruizer
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Longyearbyen doesn't have a lot of affordable restaurants, but Fruene is both affordable (by Norwegian standards) and tasty. The sandwiches, lasagna and pastries we ate were all very good. Friendly service.

Thank adsr
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4 November 2017|
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Response from DebVictoria2016 | Reviewed this property |
For me I only had one day there and could have done with a lot more but we used it as a port for our cruise around Svalbard. I did dog sledding at Longyearbyen with Green Dog which was very good. There are many other things... More
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Everything on Svalbard comes there by transport- airplane or ships. If want to be sure a food item is available, you should bring it. There are lots of great cooks there who like food, but you need to make special plans with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lompensenteret, Longyearbyen 9170, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Svalbard  >  Spitsbergen  >  Longyearbyen
  • Phone Number: +47 79 02 76 40
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