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Johnsen's Fiskerestaurant

€€ - €€€Seafood, European,
Storgata 78 | 8370 Leknes, Leknes 8370, Norway
+47 76 08 18 55
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“fish” (25 reviews)
“bacalao” (7 reviews)
“olive bread” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Deli, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Storgata 78 | 8370 Leknes, Leknes 8370, Norway
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We were looking for a nice place to eat in Leknes on our way to Svolvær and we stumbled across Johnsen's. It was a great find! The food was very good, and they had a nice selection of many seafood options as well as a...More

Thank Eric N
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

No salmon, no halibut on an ordinary evening at 6PM... As a result, only cod and whale dishes were left available on the menu. This is a bit short for a fish restaurant. Moreover, the whale steak turned out to be burnt on one side......More

Thank Jérôme T
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We shared an appetiser Salmon and Whale. Small dish. But very tasty. I ordered the fish and chips. It was good. My brother had the salmon, it was good for halve of the salmon, the other halve was full of little bones. The kitchen didn’t...More

Thank FinchX
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Our first impression was of a cosy restaurant. The serving staff were friendly and efficient. However the halibut in my main course was overcooked and dry. The cod in my wife's Bacalao was in small chewy pieces and not as it should be. But the...More

Thank crickTravellers
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We read the reviews and decided to try this restaurant after a long day outside. We were ravenous and wondered it this would fit the bill - hearty and tasty? we ordered the salmon and pancake appetizer which was a delicate and flavorful treat. It...More

Thank sammy10dog
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Friendly, but a bit slow service with okey food for day-to-day eating. We had to wait a while for our drinks and one out of two starters where the wrong one. The smoked whale was lovely, but the cod tongue seemed to have been prepared...More

Thank KristinZach
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Where to start? Service was so great and food so delicious that we had to come back and they didn’t disappoint! What an incredible little restaurant with quaint decor but when the dishes arrive, you’ll just want more! All that served with so much attention...More

Thank branco_sara
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Having lunch here was right in decision,it's very good. We ordered 4 menu,they all were delicious. Especially the Cod menu,were fresh,tender texture and palatable. We noticed only one staff and the service was okay. The price was acceptable. It's definitely worth a try.

Thank Pui K
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Vim a este Restaurante depois de um dia de viagem pelas Lofoten, e a horas tardias tendo em conta os costumes locais. O atendimento foi óptimo, sempre prestável e dedicado. A comida estava optima e muito bem confencionada. Adorei o Bacalhau fresco! I choose this...More

Thank acaguitars
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We've been in the restaurant several times during our stay in Ballstad. The oven baked salmon was one of the best fish we've ever eaten. Highly recommended!

Thank Christina Sch S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$77
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Deli, Gluten Free Options
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
14:00 - 19:00
14:00 - 20:00
14:00 - 20:00
14:00 - 20:00
14:00 - 20:00
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Storgata 78 | 8370 Leknes, Leknes 8370, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Lofoten Islands  >  Vestvagoy  >  Leknes
  • Phone Number: +47 76 08 18 55
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