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City Bistro

) #100 of 155 Restaurants in Stavanger $$ - $$$ European, , International
Madlaveien 18, Stavanger 4008, Norway
+47 51 53 95 70
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
1 Mar 2017
“Gourmet restuarant in Stavanger!”
10 Dec 2016
“Christmas dinner disappointment”
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European, Scandinavian, International, Norwegian
$$ - $$$
Madlaveien 18, Stavanger 4008, Norway
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Last time i was eating at restaurant City Bistro was in 1993, way too long ago! This restaurant is one of the best restaurants i ever visited, highly recommended! I´ll be back soon!

Thank gogogroovedude
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We were two couples out for a pre christmas dinner. We expected a fun and relaxing evening. But thanks to a really bad waitress, we actually left after the main course, instead of having dessert and drinks. Yes, the food was good, as expected. We...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We called at the last minute but the owner was very obliging to my colleague and accommodated our party ( 8 in total) even though they were extremely busy that particular evening The food was first class. The service was very good. And for the...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Celebrated my father's birthday here. Had seafood soup for apetizer, and fish as my main course. Others had steak. Everything was delicious, the portions generous and the service was excellent. Do visit and eat here if you get the chance, you will not regret it!

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

The only place you find real food,real drinks and real service in a reasonable price. I have been there so many times...meet comes from hunter somewhere in the middle Norway and from Lofoten islands! The manager there is the only persob i would trust to...More

Thank Padila176
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Dined here with a group of 15 people, and I have nothing but good things to say about the food and service. Great place for larger groups due to the fact that you get "your own room". The food was very good, and the staff...More

Thank Ole-Gunnar R
Reviewed 19 February 2014 via mobile

The food and service are great. The restaurant room is nice. It is quite expensive but anyway in line with Stavanger Standards

Thank Dario D
Reviewed 26 December 2013

This place is 2 kms from downtown Stavanger, in an old 3 story house. For the x-mas season(2013) they sell about 11 metric tonnes of their own lutefisk. Even lutefisk haters will have to acknowledge this place makes it exceptional well. The place is not...More

Thank 2Seasoned-Traveller
Reviewed 17 December 2013

For the third year in a row we had the annual christmas party at City Bistro, this year we were 13 in total. First of all the service was just excellent (in the bar and at the table). I had Gunnar's lutefisk of course and...More

Thank palvs
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Had the pleasure of eating the well renowned lutefisk at City Bistro. It was as tasty as I had hoped for. Enough food and Akevitt! Will return.

Thank Fpeck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 126
European, Scandinavian, International, Norwegian
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madlaveien 18, Stavanger 4008, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Rogaland  >  Stavanger Municipality  >  Stavanger
  • Phone Number: +47 51 53 95 70
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