BesteBakken serves local food – most of our raw ingredients are selected from local distributors or gathered from our very own garden.  We have developed and composed products and dishes that are both healthy and tasty – and an experience for the senses.

The dining rooms are found in the well-preserved original building which dates from 1910.  Here we can accommodate 32 guests.  For larger affairs we can also make use of our conference room and accommodate an additional 20 guests.

•    Breakfast
•    Lunch
•    Out of doors lunch
•    Traditional fare from a Norwegian mountain  farm
•    Elegant dinners
•    Refreshing drinks
•    Coffee, tea and cakes

Enjoying breakfast at BesteBakken is experiencing a cross-section of local raw materials, prepared from old and new recipes. We serve everything from homemade jams , to home-baked bread , smoked trout, and homemade eggsalad,  an d homemade, toasted muesli.

We have composed evening meals and desserts which suites BesteBakkens intimate atmosphere and unique character. The dishes are prepared with local ingredients for a full evening experience.

Of course, we presents personally each ‘dish. In line with BesteBakkens food philosophy, we are only happy to convey the interesting secrets that are hidden behind the fragrance and taste sensations.

At BesteBakken we take pride in making every dinner a banquet and serve the daily, great taste experience as 3 to 6-course dinners.

At BesteBakken, the garden stands firmly in at the centre and we actively use it for both dinner in the evenings and for breakfast in the mornings. A taste of the garden makes it possible to reach new dimensions in culinary experiences at BesteBakken. If you’re lucky, you can also have lunch served in the Orangery built in 2019.

All the meals at BesteBakken are customized as a whole for the entire day. Our lunch is made to compliment our breakfast and provide sufficient nutrients and energy for the rest of the day, but also light, giving you the optimal conditions to continue the day’s activities with all your senses fully charged. We serve a 2-course hot lunch, which is tasty and filling.

Cultural Lunch
During the day, many activities take place outside BesteBakken. If it is not convenient for you to enjoy lunch at BesteBakken, we have several alternatives, combined with several of the activities on offer. One of our many popular offerings is the trip to Veitastrond, combined with farm visits, and traditional farm fare for lunch. 

A simple and great option for lunch, if you have a full day planned or just want to enjoy a meal by the fjord, the glaziers or in the mountains, could be to prepare your own packed lunch while enjoying your breakfast.

Great drinks complement great food.
An aperitif sharpens the senses, a well-chosen wine balances the taste experience and a Cognac makes for a worthy conclusion. At BesteBakken we are avid collectors of Cognacs and we welcome the challenge of finding the most suitable for you. Of course we offer alternatives for those who wish.

For guests who prefer alcohol-free drinks we recommend apple juice from local area, which is a complete drink and perfect for all our dishes. We also serve fresh made lemonades from the garden and from the forest.