Hours of Operation: 7:30 am to 2 pm Tuesday-Sunday 
5 pm-9 pm Thursday-Saturday​​
Closed Mondays & Most Holidays

For questions, please email us at info@thenorwegian.com or call 815-329-6191 
1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

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Previous events

Wednesday Wine Night - Greek Edition

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Join us for our Wednesday Wine Night: a 5-course tasting experience featuring Greek foods from Chef Dom Romano and carefully paired wines from Greece. All tables are distanced, and all wines are included in the price of the ticket. These events are our chance to really push culinary boundaries; we hope you'll join us!

$50

Wednesday Wine Night: Spring Edition

The Norwegian, 1402 N Main Street, Rockford

Learn about the wine-making traditions of August Kesseler--one of Germany's most infamous wineries--and how the wines pair with the flavors of spring here in Northern Illinois. Chef Dom Romano will be cooking a 5-course tasting menu of his favorite sping-time foods, and our friends from Heritage Wines will be pouring (and telling stories about) 5 of their best wines.

This event will be held outside on our patio unless weather forces us to move inside. In either case, tables will be spaced 6 feet apart from each other. We look forward to seeing you!

$40

Jazz Brunch w/ Joel Baer Jazz Trio

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

They're back! Join our good friend Joel Baer and his foot-stomping trio for hot jazz, served up with hot brunch from our talented team of cooks. We're so happy to have live music back in our restaurant; we've missed it. For reservations, visit our website (thenorwegian.com), and use Open Table to find a seat at 11 am.

As per WCHD orders: musicians will be masked and tables will be distanced.

Spanish & Portuguese Wine Night

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Join Ethan Brown on our outdoor patio as he invites you to sample some of his favorite wines from the Iberian Peninsula. Each wine will be paired w/ a small plate by Chef Jennifer Tillou. Expert mixologist Josh Johnson will be serving you outdoors in our heated, socially distanced pavilion.

$40

Wednesday Wine Tasting - French Addition

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Enjoy 5 French wines, curated by our favorite French native, Jules. He'll talk through each wine, and the kitchen will pair it with a small bite. Tables will be socially distanced. Tickets available through Eventbrite.

$40 for 5 wines and small bites from the kitchen

Caravan Gypsy Swing Duo

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Fast virtuosic guitar work from this incredible Django-style duo. Hailing from Madison, the Caravan Gypsy Swing Duo was one of our favorite acts from last year. We look forward to hosting them on our outdoor patio. Reservations encouraged.

Liv Lombardi

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Talented local songwriter w/ honey vocals & fresh lyrics. A true staff favorite. Come out and listen to this wonderful musician & human. The kitchen will be serving their spin on our favorite state fair foods that we've missed this summer. Reservations encouraged.

Aug1

Pizza & Pie Night

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

The return of homemade pizza & pie night with our two talented chefs, Dom Romano & Jennifer Tillou. Dom makes the very best pizza in town, & Jennifer's sweet pies are the best we've had. Dine outside or inside & enjoy a slice of life with us.

Jul31

Pizza & Pie Night

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

The return of homemade pizza & pie night with our two talented chefs, Dom Romano & Jennifer Tillou. Dom makes the very best pizza in town, & Jennifer's sweet pies are the best we've had. Dine outside or inside & enjoy a slice of life with us.

Jul30

Pizza & Pie Night

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

The return of homemade pizza & pie night with our two talented chefs, Dom Romano & Jennifer Tillou. Dom makes the very best pizza in town, & Jennifer's sweet pies are the best we've had. Dine outside or inside & enjoy a slice of life with us.

Bright Sides Menu On The Patio

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

On Friday night from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, the Joel Baer Jazz Trio will be playing in our patio. We've missed them, and we're so excited to welcome them back. Our night menu for the week features bright summer foods and Norwegian Success Cake. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

Bright Sides Menu On The Patio

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

On Friday night from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, the Joel Baer Jazz Trio will be playing in our patio. We've missed them, and we're so excited to welcome them back. Our night menu for the week features bright summer foods and Norwegian Success Cake. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

Bright Sides Menu on The Patio

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

On Friday night from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, the Joel Baer Jazz Trio will be playing in our patio. We've missed them, and we're so excited to welcome them back. Our night menu for the week features bright summer foods and Norwegian Success Cake. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

Garden Party

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Our staff herb gardens are going gangbusters, and we're eager to serve the fruits of our labor. Enjoy mojitos, fried green tomatoes, & a variety of other delicious items, from our backyard to your plate. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

Garden Party

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Our staff herb gardens are going gangbusters, and we're eager to serve the fruits of our labor. Enjoy mojitos, fried green tomatoes, & a variety of other delicious items, from our backyard to your plate. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

Garden Party

The Norwegian , 1402 N Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103

Our staff herb gardens are going gangbusters, and we're eager to serve the fruits of our labor. Enjoy mojitos, fried green tomatoes, & a variety of other delicious items, from our backyard to your plate. Reservations are available on-line through Open Table.

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During this time while we adjust to the always changing rules and regulations, we highly recommend making reservations through OpenTable. You can make reservations or join the table wait list using the form below or the app on your phone. Thank you for being patient during this time!