Best Trondheim Restaurants
When you make a trip to a country, the very first significant subject that occupies your mind are the following questions: Where are the best restaurants? Where are the affordable restaurants that serve nice and delicious dishes? You usually ask the last question at the end of trip since you have already spent your money and now you are looking for a restaurant with decent food and reasonable prices.
If you come to Norway and choose Trondheim, you might choose these restaurants. It is important to mention that Mattilsynet (Norwegian food safety authority) has a full control over the food hygiene and health. Their food inspectors visit each restaurant in order to make sure their food safety. They observe and detect the whole marked foods.
Let’s talk about different locations of great restaurants and their prices. If you live near City Syd, you can find Egon restaurant there. When you enter to their warm and nice restaurant, you sense the aroma of delicious food.
If you live near Tyholt in Trondheim, then you can dine at tower restaurant. While you have your meal the tower moves around its circle slowly and you get to see all over Trondheim from above.
Great budget restaurants
Prins Olav Grill: offers gourmet with various tradition Norwegian dish.
Viva Italia: Oh my God! Viva Italia! oh my God! You should really try to go there to taste their real Italian dish! Their kebab menu is from NOK 82 to NOK 108. Their baby menu is from NOK 30 to NOK 72. They put this tasty sauce over various dishes that is unbelievably delicious.
o Studentersamfundet They serve sandwiches and chocolate cakes for reasonable prices. They offer bed and breakfast for 150 NOK. The café Edgar serve some decent grub reasonably priced. The entrance is at the back of the building, and nearly unmarked. Go through the door and to the left.
o Hot Dog. You can buy a hot dog ( pølse med brød: [polse me broa] at any kiosk with condiments (syltetøy agurk [seal-te-toy agoork]) at any kiosk in Trondheim.
o Kafé Knaillhard. If you are vegetarian, you can eat here after 18:00 PM for only 25 kroner.
o Kebab at 1001 Natt: If you like to eat kebab, you can try 1001 natt’s kebab, located at Olav Tryggvasons gate ( down town).
o Kebab at Oska: located at Bakklandet serves dish kebab for NOK 90.
o Sesam: located right at the studentsamfundet.They serve one of the best hamburgers in Trondheim. Journalists wrote about their winner hamburgers several times ( 9 of 10 winner) in the local newspaper and the other newspapers! I usually try to stay away from eating at any kiosks but I trust their foods. They are also very friendly and nice people.
o Tavern is an old 18th century club. They serve every Tuesday potato dumplings with bacon and brown cheese sauce for NOK 100. This dish is one of the Norwegian peasant cuisine.
o Ramp: located at Strandveien, Svartlamon near Dora (where Germans built their submarines during world war II. They serve various dishes with decent price.
o Credo Bar is one of the best restaurants in Trondheim, with prices to match.
OUT OF 10:
Food 9: French technique with a bold palette of flavors.
Service 9:Charming and efficient despite the busy night.
Atmosphere 9: Lively but relaxed.
They have a bar on the 1st floor serving the daily special (choice between fish and meat) for NOK 110. It’s delicious! They serve 3-course dinner for NOK 220.
o Bakklandet Skydsstation: This restaurant has old Norwegian dish such as kjøttkaker[ shaut cakke] (meat cakes) and baccalao[bakka leaa] which is a dried, salted cod in a tomato sauce, delicious…trust me;), Baccalao is a traditional Nord land dish ( people who live in upper north love it). Traditional dish in Trondheim is Sodd. This is a Norwegian meatball dish. I usually add some spices in it to give it a much better flavor.
o Cafe Ni Muser, Prinsens gate. Nice, artsy café with good food and a big outdoor section. However it is a bit too close to the traffic-ridden Prinsens gate.
o Kaktus, Nedre Bakklandet 6. Located in a small, but wonderful Trondheim street serving a nice range of very tasty food. Includes some Mexican and plenty of steaks.
o Chablis, They serve good food, a brilliant bistro with a wonderful location across Old Town Bridge.