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Potetkjelleren Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 32 00 70
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 27 October 2017

The degustation menu (7 small original items) Colin provides is just wonderful. Try his avocado ice-cream! The owner, staff are personal and delightful. The restaurant is somewhat low key from the street but entry to this below ground heritage, white plastered, wooden beamed 'cellar' is...More

Thank Neil T
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Hi Neil! Thank you so much for your kind words! We really appreciate it! Colin sends his regards :) Hugs from Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

The potatokjelleren is a fine dining restaurant in Bergen. Meny is simple and have only 4 mains 4 starters and 4 dessert. Wine selection is good. Also a tasting menu availible. The to Girls/ ladies working our table this evening was awesome, funny and honest....More

Thank 413Sverre
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Hi Sverre! Thank you so much for your review here on tripadvisor! You made our day! Hope to see you again soon :) Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 23 October 2017

I was here with my girlfriend to celebrate her birthday. We had dinner in the little cellar from the 16th century, on our table there was a birthday card signed by each member of the staff, a very kind gesture. We had a great dinner:...More

Thank Bernard B
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Bernard! Thank uou so much for giving us feedback here at tripadvisor! We really appreciate it :) We hope to see you again :) Best regards Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 11 October 2017

This wonderful restaurant is in a cellar formerly used to store potatoes, and has been brilliantly restored to give you an exceptional dining experience. We started off by asking the chef what he recommended, and went from there. We were not disappointed. Highly recommend!

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AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi! :) Thank you so much for taking your time and writing us a review. We're really happy that you enjoyed the meal and your stay in our restaurant. We hope to see you again one day! Team Potetkjelleren :)

Reviewed 24 September 2017

After a long journey and a drizzly, cold afternoon we happened on this restaurant somewhere between the fish market and Bryggen. The name means "potato cellar," the original use of the space, which we forgot when we initially asked to substitute a vegetable for the...More

1  Thank Amy P
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi Amy! :) Thank you so much for giving us a feedback here on tripadvisor! We really appreciate it :) We hope to see you again!! All the Best Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 20 September 2017

If you're like me, then you're looking for fine-dining that is also a cultural experience. Potetkjelleren is exactly that. Nestled in a 15th century house, this beautiful restaurant combines traditional Norwegian cuisine with modern flare and sensibilities for an unparalleled experience. Don't be afraid of...More

Thank Sam G
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi Sam G, Thank you so much for the wonderful review here on tripadvisor! We really appreciate you creating a profile here and that we got to be your first review! Hope you will enjoy the recipes and make some nice food when you get...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We ate here as part of a large gathering on our last night in Norway. The meal was the highlight of the week and a far cry from the 'steakhouse' establishments we had previously encountered. The mushroom risotto with white truffle oil was the best...More

1  Thank Eddie H
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hello Eddie! Thank you so much for taking the time to give us an review here on Tripadvisor! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your evening here with us, and we hope to see you again! Best regards, Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 1 September 2017

Great food, beautiful picturesque cellar, service on point and no drawbacks at all during a perfect meal. Eat here if you come to Bergen!More

1  Thank davidfinch86
AleksanderPotet, kjøkkensjef at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Hi David Thankyou for the nice review it is always a good feeling to get great feedback from our guests, and we are really glad that you had a perfect evening with us. We hope that if you are ever back in Bergen you will...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

My family is near the end of a wonderful visit to Copenhagen, Oslo, Flam, and Bergen. We have had outstanding meals in every location. Our dinner last night was the best yet. Halibut, Hjort, Waygu, and goat cheese salad - each ittem was outstanding. So...More

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AleksanderPotet, kjøkkenchef at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Hi Robert Thankyou for the great review it was a pleasure to meet you and we are so happy that you enjoyed your night with us. Obviously if you are ever back in Bergen it would be great to see you and your family again...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

We came here for a special meal on a recent trip to Bergen and we were not disappointed. The food was lovely - quite rich, but certainly tasty and different. I had reindeer steak, which was delicious, fish soup was a bit avant guarde, but...More

Thank Scottishcari
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi! :) Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a nice review here at tripadvisor! We at Potetkjelleren appreciate your feedback, and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the food at our restaurant. Hope to see you again soon...More

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peter h
15 December 2016|
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Response from Bjarte | Property representative |
Hello Peter, I am pleased to hear good things about us. We are open for business on December 28th. Please contact us if you would like to book a table. If you should happen to be in Bergen on the 31st of December, we have a... More
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Cherrie C
21 November 2016|
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Hi Cherrie C. I am sorry, but we are closed on Dec 26...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 90
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 32 00 70
  • E-mail
Description
I koselige og hvitkalkede kjellerrom i begynnelsen av Kong Oscarsgate finner du Potetkjelleren Restaurant. Våre rustikke og stemningsfulle lokaler har en historie tilbake til 1400-tallet og kan gi plass til ca. 100 gjester. Potetkjelleren er en folkelig gourmetrestaurant som setter fokus på at våre gjester skal få en god opplevelse. Vår lidenskaplige interesse for mat og drikke, skaper de store øyeblikkene for deg og dine venner . Våre dyktige kokker og servitører jobber kontinuerlig for å skape og sette sammen gode og spennende smakskombinasjoner. Vi er stolte over å 3 år på rad være kåret til Bergens Beste restaurant, av BT sine lesere. Dette gir oss mye energi og motivasjon til å fortsette å glede alle våre gjester.
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