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Gamletorvet Spiseri AS

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ovre Torvgate 24, Gjovik 2806, Norway
+47 61 17 04 44
18:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 18:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant really impressed me! The food and service here was excellent. Really nice atmosphere in a very old and historic building. Also has an extensive selection of Norwegian aquavite. No problem recomending this place!

Thank hansemann1
Gjovik, Norway
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place for a Christmas dinner with work. We ordered our dishes when we made the reservation, and didn't wait long for the food after we were seated.

Thank 131marita
Umea, Sweden
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Was there with friends. Had to pre-book what to eat although we were a very small group. Tried deer ("hjort"). Red but nice meat - very small portions, a guy in our company was still hungery afterwards. More than 400 NOK for a few small slices of meat, some carrots and potatioes. Nothing special with the place. Not worth the... More 

Thank ibonilsson
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144 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We came after the meeting finished , it's a restaurant serving classic Norwegian food, food is excellent service was so so. However it's well worth a visit.

Thank Magnus G
Gjovik, Norway
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Norway has only one factory for the production of ethyl alcohol. Ethyl alcohol can be purchased sheap from abroad. But for the production of Aqua vita it was a matter of national pride. A factory had to be set up. But problems arouse. No firm in Europe had a ready made production line for such a small factory! Eventually a... More 

Thank Kristian R
Gjøvik, Norge
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Gamletorvet Spiseri is perhaps the best restaurant in Gjøvik. The food is quite traditional, but always of very high quality. The question, however, is why such a good restaurant finds it perfectly acceptable to serve watery coffee from an old coffee maker after an otherwise excellent meal...

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Gjovik, Norway
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Oldest restaurant in Gjøvik, it is a charming little place with good food and helpful staff. Recommended!

Thank Mara_pt
Gjovik, Norway
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2015

In my opinion, this is the best place to have a meal in Gjøvik. The kitchenstaff is great, and the servicestaff is competent. They know what they are doing! Great value for Money. The Food looks, smells, and tastes great. Highly recomendable!!

Thank Sturla K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ovre Torvgate 24, Gjovik 2806, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oppland  >  Gjovik Municipality  >  Gjovik
  • Phone Number: +47 61 17 04 44
This charming restaurant is located in Gjovik Arbeidersamfund, which opened as Gjovik’s first cultural centre in 1889. The eating establishment has room for up to approx. 90 guests, and has been serving guests without interruption for the past 119 years. Both the interior and the furniture are excellent examples of classic Urban Interior, dating from the turn of the last century. The four living rooms provide the perfect setting for all types of events and celebrations. The chefs at the Spiseriet are genuine food enthusiasts and integrate local, seasonal ingredients as much as possible in their culinary creations. Norwegian/international cuisine.

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