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$$ - $$$, American,
Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 13 00
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (86 reviews)
“pepper steak” (17 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
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Norwegian, American, Bar, International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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1 - 10 of 482 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow what amazing food from this restaurant!!!! Only place to eat in svalbard. We wish that we'd of stayed in here all night for drinks after.

Thank Micheal l P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there once and than we went again - and again and again. The atmosphere with all the candlelight, the wooden tables and floors and the very friendly staff was great and the food excellent.

Thank Katy1622017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was a little better than average but the draw for this restaurant is the lovely atmosphere and wooden decor. Cosy and welcoming with great staff.

Thank Ruth N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cosy place. It has this look and feeling that represent raw nature of spitsbergen, like untreated wood and seal skin. There are also some historical pictures of the early settlers, which helps to set the atmosphere. The food is superb. I had a...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate startes, main course and dessert. Good quality and taste but also quite expensive. Also comfortable and nice looking place.

Thank 723leenal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice, once for lunch and then again for dinner. Lunch was no problem. The menu isn't large, but the food was good. Dinner is an issue. If you want to come here for dinner, try to get a reservation ahead of time....More

Thank Doug_from_Chicago
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We came for dinner one night. Everything looked good but we ordered the pizza and wished we hadn't. It wasn't very good at all--crust was bready and not flavorful. All the other food that came out looked great and the dessert was divine. Unfortunately, they...More

Thank Maglich
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This restaurant had a very interesting style and atmoshphere,but the food was expensive and uninteresting. The beer here was the most expensive we drank while in Longyearbyen. The staff was friendly but disorganized. Dinner at Kroa was not a bad experience, but there are much...More

Thank bchoward
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Ate here twice for lunch & dinner. Very good selection but soups and burgers substantial and filling. Good choice of ales and wines too.

Thank 646GeoffS
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Kroa has a great and varied menu, but my favorite part is probably the atmosphere. We tried a few different restaurants in Longyearbyen, but always came back to Kroa.

Thank fredrikedvardsen
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rob s
25 February 2016|
Response from Kroa | Property representative |
Hi Rob! A pint of tap lager costs 53Nok. We server Mack Actic anf Mack Bayer on tap and it is a beer from Tromsø in northern Norway. Welcome to Kroa!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 33 - USD 130
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Svalbard  >  Spitsbergen  >  Longyearbyen
  • Phone Number: +47 79 02 13 00
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Welcome to Svalbards most relaxed and historical restaurant, for celabraiting a birthday, romantic dinner or for a glass together with the local citizens. Our menu are focused on seasonal ingredients and our chefs and waiters work hard to serve you the best as they can. Our opening hours are 11:30-02:00 every day. You will find us right in the center of town, just a few minutes walk from most hotels in Longyearbyen.
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