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Colonialen Litteraturhuset

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Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 90 16 00
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bone marrow” (3 reviews)
“linguine” (2 reviews)
“king crab” (3 reviews)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Known to be a good place with kids. Been here with our 2 weeks old kid. Lovely service by a Chilean/Norwegian lady who made us super comfortable with the baby. Great experience, great food, fresh mussels and lovely oysters. Second visit with our now 8...More

Thank ray s
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our evening here, the food was good, particularly the fish was delicious. The rhubarb-dessert was excellent. The service was friendly and attentive, and the wines recommended suited well with the food. The atmosphere was lovely, this is a beautiful restaurant.

Thank lmsk2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tucked away on a little side street in the artsy part of town the food, ambiance & service were fantastic! Our waitress,Mariela, couldn’t have been nicer explaining-the dishes & how they were prepared. We had a “plank” with assorted meats and cheese and a delicious...More

1  Thank carolny45
Reviewed 10 April 2018

- tasty ingredients - well presented - excellent olive oil - nicely cooked dishes For Norwegians standards this restaurant is top. Excellent environment for anytime of the day!

Thank foodchecker C
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Excellent food and some of the friendliest and service minded staff anywhere. We came for lunch but I have been there for dinner before and at both times I had a great time.

Thank Carl B
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Had the most wonderful cod dinner from the menu❤️❤️❤️ With the friendly and excellent service. Perfect evening & Highly recommended😊

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 February 2018

I had booked this on a whim only being in Bergen for one night and not wanting to eat on the waterfront. Really great airy space, quite minimal. The food portions were surprisingly generous and my crab linguini totally yummy but our evening was made...More

Thank katebirchen0ugh
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

The personnel is very friendly, accurate and creative. If you forgot to make a reservation they put a table extra. For lactose intolerance they react without any hesitation and have creative solutions. The kitchen is nouveau cuisine: low carbs, unique recipes and food of high...More

Thank Aad v
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Nice location and friendly serviceminded staff. Had Entrecôte and fish, and nice wide. Had a cheap meal in nice surroundings, will come back.

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were 2 couples out or dinner (before show). Even though it's more of a café in the day time - we know that's a great restaurant in the evening. Not to many options on the menu - but what's on the menu is all...More

Thank ToreLev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: +47 55 90 16 00
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