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Hunger Och Torst

Vasagatan 1, Umea 903 29, Sweden
+46 90 77 10 00
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
15 Sep 2018
“This would be a top restaurant anywhere”
13 May 2018
Closed Now
International, European, Contemporary, Swedish, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Vasagatan 1, Umea 903 29, Sweden
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

At this restaurant there is the glimpse of Michelin quality but with a friendly, non-overbearing, non-arrogant service. The menu is fixed and you should always take it with the wine 'package'. Our evening consisted of a tastefully prepared beetroot flavored risotto with seared scallops followed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank reesfamily2015
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The menu is very creative and appealing for both eyes as well as the mouth. Each serving (3,5 or seven) is presented in a nice way from different vaitors. The menue is set but changed often. Cosy atmosphere inside a cellar. The location is close...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Having eaten I several restaurants in Umea I conclude that this restaurant is the best. The preparation and presentation of the 5-course menu is excellent. The service including the sommelier is very good. Further the the location in a basement makes the experience perfect.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank koenv804
Reviewed July 11, 2017

We had a most wounderful experience at Hunger och Törst. The food was excellent, very well prepared and the staff made a Lovely presentation of each dish. This was one of the best dinners we have ever had.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank magdalenar593
Reviewed May 1, 2017

You have two options, a 3-course and a 5 course dinner menu with wine to accompany. The first was Halibut with a very good Risotto with ramson, Horseradish-Emulsion, fried beetroot and then 4 more very well executed courses and nice wine pairing. Maybe the wine...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Ensaimada
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Very good service and nice staff who took care of us in a friendly way without being pushy. Nice atmosphere. Excellent menu (5-course menu) with a selection of good wines. Knowledgeable waiters.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank yves k
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Hunger och törst (hunger and thirst) is a relatively new restaurant in Umeå. It is situated in the cellar of Aschanska Villan close to the Ume river and within walking distance from the main square. The concept here is rather exclusive fixed dinners, your choice...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Bearsm53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vasagatan 1, Umea 903 29, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Vasterbotten County  >  Umea
  • Phone Number: +46 90 77 10 00
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