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Havparadiset cafe & restaurant


Kjønnøyaveien 215, 3967, Stathelle

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Havparadiset's restaurant and café is located in fantastic surroundings by the sea gap in the Telemark archipelago. 

Restaurant, café and outdoor seating
Th old shop is today a restaurant, café and with cozy outdoor seating. Here you will be served tasty summer dishes, spreads, cakes, ice cream and waffles. In addition to a large selection of hot and cold drinks. The restaurant is open every day of the season from approx. June 25th to the first of August. 

Free coffee
Every morning during the season from kl. 7.30 am to 9 pm there is free coffee on the pier for all morning birds whether they are residents or just drop by.

Havparadiset is known for its intimate concerts with both local and national artists. Every Wednesday, informal concerts are offered with professional musicians and audiences of all ages. Own guest pier Havparadiset has a guest pier for visitors. If you have a large boat, there is a separate jetty for this.

Archipelago cruise
You can also take a boat from Langesund to Havparadiset. The ferry ØY VIND runs an archipelago cruise on the Telemark coast in the period 02. - 31 July. Departure from Langesund at 11.15 am and 3 pm. One of the stops is Havparadiset. Take the first departure from Langesund, and return with the last departure.

The sea paradise also has accommodation options



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Pioneer37710195485
      Haugesund, Norway
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      Anbefales på det varmeste!
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 4th August 2021
      Vi var på bryllupsreise en langhelg på Havparadiset. Deltok på menyhelg, kajakkurs og utflukter til Stråholmen og Jomfruland. Utrolig god mat, personlig service, koselige lokaler og gode opplevelser... Read full review
    • Life-exploreres
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      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 27th September 2017
      We came with our kajak - beautiful suroundings. The food was very good! And the ice coffe was a dream!! The service superb!! Hope the quality/price/service will stay on this level forever!!! Read full review
    • Asunta7
      San Francisco, California
      A Magical Seaside Paradise!
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th July 2018
      This place is a little slice of heaven... a beautiful inn with an amazing restaurant that serves the best fish soup I have ever tasted! The people that work there are so friendly and the ambiance is... Read full review

    Map & Directions


    Tel: + 47 40 12 79 00

    Opening Times

    Season (19 June 2021 - 8 Aug 2021)

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