Henningsvær - Lofoten

Food and drink in Henningsvær

Henningsvær may be a small place, but it can still offer many high-quality restaurants, bars and cafes, several with a focus on local ingredients and traditions.

Restaurant Feskarheimen:

is easy to spot in the mint green house, not far from Henningsvær rorbuer. Elegant restaurant that is aware of local ingredients. Here, traditional food is served with a modern touch.

The wooden factory:

is a perfect place for both coffee, beer, wine, lunch and dinner, preferably in combination with people-watching or a concert. This popular place is located in a modern renovated factory with a location facing the sea.

Sjy1 - Einar Hallstensen:

Sjy1 is a restaurant and event venue in Henningsvær run by the talented chef Einar Hallstensen.

Full Steam Henningsvær:

The former steamship in Henningsvær has now been converted into a combination of museum and restaurant. Bookings are valid for groups only.

The fishing nook:

is Henningsvær’s oldest restaurant. It was established in 1989, and is still run by the same family. Here you get seafood from Henningsvær, meat from farms in Lofoten, and vegetarian options based on local ingredients.


is a restaurant in Henningsvær that was started by the gang behind Restaurant Einer in Oslo. Einvær offers modern concepts adapted to the season and current events, such as Tekno Brunch with Mac’n cheese or “kebab” with natural wine.

The cafe at Galleri Lofoten:

here you can enjoy a glass of wine and a platter of cheese from the local cheese producer Aalan Gård. Here you also get freshly brewed coffee and organic pastries from bakery Unseld.

Tobiasbrygga Bar&Cafe:

is a peaceful restaurant located in a pleasant room right on the quayside in Henningsvær. The menu consists of local ingredients and is put together by dedicated chefs.

Cafe Knusarn:

can be found at the entrance to Henningsvær. This is a cozy cafe with cakes, sandwiches and lunch dishes.

The climbing cafe:

is both a cafe, restaurant and bar. Here you meet everything from climbers, fishermen, skiers and artists, and in other words is a place for everyone.

Henningsvær Light Casting & Café:

is a popular café with a cozy atmosphere in the middle of Henningsvær. Here you will find hand-cast candles, fresh yeast baking, good food and drink.