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Palmehaven

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Dronningens gate 5, Trondheim 7011, Norway
+47 73 80 08 00
Today
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 11:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Trondheim, Norway
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Lovely, charming old fashioned tea room. Buffet style food selection. Pianist. Palms. Silver coffee pots. The entire hotel is closed for restoration now.

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Thank 533debra
Trondheim, Norway
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52 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is the best buffet restaurant I tried in Trondheim. The choice is so large that it is just impossible to try everything, and the quality is quite high. It offers a lot of Norwegian specialities so it is possible to discover a lot of new tastes in just one meal. The atmosphere is quite "retro" and old-fashioned but it... More 

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Thank ViBe12
Fornebu, Norway
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246 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

This icon restaurant has got new owners, and will close down for a total renovation in one week. Hurry up to see this old fashioned restaurant in the midle of the city. Its partly based on self service with delicious Norwegian, traditional "smørbrød" and different cakes.

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Thank Jan Gunnar B
Springboro, Ohio
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252 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

The food was not anything special. Eggs were from powder or something. They reminded me of dorm eggs. Omelette station guys are useless. Coffee not good.

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Thank TheOpsDoctor
Oslo, Norway
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84 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

The atmosphere in Palmehaven is excellent. This time we stayed at the hotel and had only breakfast at the restaurant. It was so nice just sitting there, enjoying food, caffee and good company. Both the food and the service were excellent

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Thank Sigrid L
Oslo
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2015

I really enjoyed this breakfast and it was extensive. The only thing that lacked were personalized omelets. A vast array of opportunities and local products.

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Thank the_Enlightened
Trondheim, Norway
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663 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

We had an all day meeting at the conference center of the hotel and lunch was served in Palmehaven. The tables were a bit small for our large group. Although we had to wait a bit too long for the meal, it was very tasty. Atmosphere and service was good.

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Thank taarhaug
Trondheim, Norway
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

Lunch was average. We were a big group that headed for the lunch buffet. Good cheeses and hams, but could do with more choices in sallads and greens. Very good desserts. The atmosphere is good though, this is an old institution in Trondheim. Some of the conference rooms and common rooms are a bit outdatet. Carpeted floors are very old... More 

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Thank noranorway
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90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

Two days at the Hotel was just great. Having breakfast in Palmehaven is just fantastic, even if it was in the middle of renovation right now.

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Thank Olaf H
California/Norway
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61 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2013

Service and food paired perfectly. Thank you to everyone who made the special family function - really special.

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Thank eggestad

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 11:00
Monday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dronningens gate 5, Trondheim 7011, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Central Norway  >  Sor-Trondelag  >  Trondheim Municipality  >  Trondheim
  • Phone Number: +47 73 80 08 00

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?