6 Best Restaurants in Flåm, The Western Fjords

Flåm Marina Restaurant

$$ Fodor's choice
With relaxing views of the fjord, this popular eatery serving well-prepared local fare can be found a short walk from the train station. The terrace is the perfect place in warmer weather, and locals and travelers alike find their way to the glassed-in pavilion all year.

Flåmstova

$$$ Fodor's choice

Looking for all the world like a traditional chalet, thanks to the massive beams and honey-color wood floors, you'll feel the Scandinavian hygge (coziness) as soon as you walk inside. The restaurant focuses on fresh local ingredients while encouraging creativity among its chefs. This makes for an exciting menu where traditional flavors meet unusual cooking techniques.

A-Feltvegen 25, 5743, Norway
57--63--20--50
Known For
  • Dishes prepared with local beer
  • New takes on traditional dishes
  • Locally sourced ingredients
Restaurant Details
Rate Includes: Closed Oct.--mid-June, Available for groups on request in low season

Ægir Bryggeri og Pub

$$$ Fodor's choice
It started out as a straightforward microbrewery, but Ægir has been transformed into a complete culinary experience. Conveniently located near the cruise port in Flåm, its local dishes pair beautifully with the award-winning beer. The interior is inspired by Norse mythology, with driftwood furnishings and a central fireplace whose chimney extends through both floors.

Recommended Fodor's Video

Arven

$$$
At the Fretheim Hotel, the Arven offeres dishes based on local ingredients---think mussels steamed in cider and herbs or monkfish with seaweed---in a sophisticated and cozy atmosphere. From the second-floor windows you can enjoy beautiful views of the Aurlandsfjord and the mountains beyond.

Flåm Bakeri

$
This bakery serves up some of the best cinnamon rolls you have ever tasted, and of course the famous Norwegian skolebolle (buns with custard and coconut). In the summer, they move the chairs and tables outside so you can enjoy the sunshine. In cooler weather the space is limited, so you might want to take your treats with you.

Furukroa Kafé

$$
Occupying a traditional Nordic structure, this casual eatery is the kind of place where families head to the picnic tables on the terrace in warmer months and booths in the homey interior when it's cooler. It serves a variety of dishes, most of which are pictured on the wall. The location puts you close to the cruise port.