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Food food and nice everionment

We ordered wussels and chickensalat. Both was very tasty and the prices was ok, around 150nok each... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2016
Anita G
a unique dining experience

we dined here twice during our visit to Honefoss in November 2011. An interesting selection of main... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2014
Sydney, Australia
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31 Oct 2018
“The best food in Hønefoss!”
23 Aug 2017
“Excellent food”
The cultural foundation Fengselet (the prison) is a green oasis in the middle of Honefoss with a historical ambience and the town's finest outdoor serving. Here, you can partake in cultural arrangements for children and adults. Enjoy a good meal or...more
Storgata 9, Honefoss 3510, Norway
+47 32 12 45 01
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The best food in Hønefoss!A lot of fresh local food. I have been there plenty of times because i live here. Recommended!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anita C
Reviewed August 23, 2017

After having watched the last Jailhouse Rock outside in the jailhouse garden, we had dinner inside at Fengselet. Having ate there a couple of times the last years I must say that the restaurant keep up the high standard. Not the biggest menu as regards...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed March 2, 2017

I found the menu to be more interesting than many rural Norwegian reastauraunts. They had an varied & thankfully not over inflated menu. The staff, as with most Norwegian establishments. Were helpful, friendly & polite. The food was presented well & not an overly long...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

We ordered wussels and chickensalat. Both was very tasty and the prices was ok, around 150nok each. We had also a dog with us and he got a bog bowl of water :) Not the biggest meny but something for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Anita G
Reviewed November 3, 2014

we dined here twice during our visit to Honefoss in November 2011. An interesting selection of main course meals and absolutely first class presentation. Visiting an old jail thats been refurbished into a fine dining experience. I'm not sure if the original inmates would have...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is arguably one of the better restaurants in Honefoss, due to the fact that the place is run by professional and well-trained chefs with an international background and a passion for food. The place itself, an old prison is interesting enough in its own...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed May 1, 2013

It's in the city centre of Honefoss and is probably the most typical think to see in the city. There are several events in and out. There is also a very good restaurant.

Date of experience: April 2013
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