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Marco Polo

) #32 of 34 Restaurants in Torshavn €€ - €€€ Steakhouse, European
Sverrisgota 12, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible40%
16 Dec 2016
6 days ago
“So much unfulfilled potential”
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Steakhouse, European
€€ - €€€
Sverrisgota 12, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The building externally promises more than the interior and the menu. The restaurant smells heavily of smoke and I felt like I was sitting in an ashtray despite there only being two other non smoking diners in the restaurant! There was only one person working...More

Thank Paulrose69
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This place is not very cosy, the food is not particular good and everything comes from some factory - so it is basically just re-heated food. Service is so-so and price is somewhat high for what you actually get. For instance, was the wine list...More

Thank Janus M
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

No comment is neacacery find another place. The food is cafeteria like, ok, but way expensive. First course was a shrimp dish with all 2 Schrrimps at plus 15 euro

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Attractive building wasted on a very poor restaurant. Waiter looks as if just come out of 5 th yr secondary school, food at best indiferent, massivly over priced.

Thank jim b
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Poor service, smokey smell, food eatable but not worth money, at all! Go somewhere else instead of wasting time and money here.

Thank Björn F
Reviewed 7 May 2016

It is sold like an Italian restaurant and some of the menus are supposed to be. I choose a pasta dish with salmon, and the salmon was very dry, the pasta sauce had a strange taste that I never have tasted before. Normally its not...More

Thank EastwoodDK
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I visited this restaurant with my mother during a family trip to the region last year. The food was good but I was confused over their drinks menu - they advertised a number of cocktails but, when I tried to order them, they did not...More

Thank Cristian L
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Torshavn turns out to be completely closed down between Christmas and New Years when we were there. Marco Polo attracted our attention as the only place that wasn't completely packed and had a table for us. The desolated restaurant looked like a really bad sign...More

Thank SanneZanne675
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

This is not fine dinning. Spotted this after visiting Pizza King. It is behind Pizza King and next to Cleopetra Pub. Ordered a soup, chips and coffee. The place looks short-handed and cozy small. Fortunately this is after lunch and it is not very crowded....More

Thank Edmund K
Reviewed 13 October 2015

This choice for family lunch was by far the worse choice we made on our travels through Scandinavia. Not only was the food by far the most expensive we had in 6 countries, it was unexciting, uninspiring and unimaginative . Service was OK - but...More

Thank Johann_CT
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sverrisgota 12, Torshavn, Streymoy, Faroe Islands
  • Location: Europe  >  Faroe Islands  >  Streymoy  >  Torshavn
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