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“Excellent lunch buffet for business people”

Hotell Refsnes Gods AS
Ranked #5 of 69 Restaurants in Moss
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: The most elegant restaurant in the area. Restaurant Munch is located in the main building built in 1767, and several of the old master’s works adorn the walls in the restaurant. The restaurant has a French-inspired cuisine based on the best Norwegian and international raw materials. A fully stocked wine cellar can also be rented for smaller parties. The building faces west with a magnificent view of the fjord. Outdoor service during the summer. Big pavillion in the garden, perfect for barbecues and summer parties.
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Enjoyed ar Rich buffet of good Food. Good variety, great presented. Friendly an helpfull staff,
highly recommended

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Thank Egil J
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Upon arrival seven thirty, reception was friendly, but somewhat unfocused. Then the waitress disappeared for ten minutes and she and her colleague was generally hard to get hold of throughout the evening. We were offered nothing in the way of water or aperitif but left to ourselves. Eventually, the waitress reappeared with the menu that basically contained the seven course meal of the day (that could be scaled down to two dishes). The menu came with a wine pairing that wasn't to impressive, hence we asked for the wine list. Another wait. When it eventually materialized the main impression was pricey, indeed very pricey. Not due to the rather comprehensive list of claret (they are proud of their wine cellar), but rather due to what they charge for the less expensive ones. We ended up ordering four courses to start with, telling the waitress that we might want to order cheeses and desserts, if we did not feel to full towards the end of the meal. When the fourth and final dish arrived a little past ten thirty - that is three hours later - we were not in the mood for additional fare. We ordered a bottle of riesling from Trimbach, symptomatically this had not yet manifested itself when the first course arrived. When it finally did arrive, it must have come straight out of the kitchen as the temperature was easily the same if not above that of the dining room. The first dish was passed of as asparagus served with verjus but the few pieces of green asparagus (that if added together probably would have made up one small specimen) disappeared in a rather messy presentation where volumewise the bulk of the dish was made up of a mousse of chèvre, salad, red beets and various other ingredients. While the dish was okay, it was not quite what the menu had announced. And this set the tone for the rest of the meal. Let me just add that the sole was replace by halibut (overcooked). The main course, the veal, was OK, though. Strangely enough, these people, that pride themselves on their wine cellar, and whose wine list contain a number of wines that sell for five digits, were not able to provide us with proper burgundy glasses even though we tried to insist. In the end, it took us a while to get the check, but not as long as it did the couple across the room that eventually gave up, got up and left. In conclusion, unless one happens to be staying at the hotel, there is little reason to visit the restaurant (and be prepared for a wait).

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Reviewed 22 June 2016

Helpful and friendly staff. Very lucky with Tiril and Monica that looked after us. Cannot wait to come back.

Thank Lotte1949
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

I had a very nice dinner at the hotel. The wine suggstions of the staff were very good, a perfect match.

Thank Martin-nitraM
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Refsnes gods is a true gem in Jeløy/Moss. Stayed there for two nights for a conference in April 2016. My room was spacious and nicely decorated with Norwegian and international art, same as the rest of this historic hotel. Very attentive and pleasant staff. Truly great food.

Thank Henrikhh
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