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Michel Seylmage's Hus


Storgata 156, 3915, Porsgrunn

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 163 reviews163 reviews

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Michel Seylmagers hus  – your best experience in Porsgrunn.

Treat yourself and your loved ones a delicious meal in warm surroundings with old, rustic timber walls.

Michel Seylmagers Hus anno 1750 has been voted one of Norway’s best restaurants.

Outdoors you will find a sunny outdoor dining area with a view to the city hall, the river promenade and the river.

In the old, venerable house you will also find a fantastic banquet room in 2 floors which is offered to larger companies.




Food and drinks

  • Norwegian cuisine

Licensed premises

  • fully licensed



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • FabioAlfreda
    Trip Type:
    Excellent restaurant close to the river
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 25th March 2019
    I had two dinner in this restaurant both of them really very good. The service was good and also the menu gives you the possibility to choose among different specialities. You can go both for meat... Read full review
  • pilotbrewer
    Skien, Norway
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    The consept of "hygge".
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 7th December 2019
    The consept of "hygge". Quite small, but very cozy. It’s an old building with timber walls. Menu is traditional Norwegian and the food is well made. The staff is very friendly and helpful. A very... Read full review
  • GoPlaces787362
    Trip Type:
    Excellent lunch for the whole family
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th July 2020
    Our family of six had the best summer lunch at Michel Seylmagers hus. Good food and good service. Thanks! Read full review

Map & Directions


Tel: 35 55 47 14

Opening Times

Season (7 May 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - WednesdayClosed
Thursday - Saturday14:00 - 21:00

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