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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” (96 reviews)
“pepper steak” (18 reviews)
“nachos” (12 reviews)
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Norwegian, American, Bar, International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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81 - 90 of 530 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I ordered the burger. It was tasty and it wasn't a long wait. However the waitress at the bar was rude and grumpy.

Thank Pearl J
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Very delicious moose burger! We had a beautiful lunch on the terrasse in the arctic sun... very delicious moose burger with sweet potatoe fries and a very delicious "normal" burger with normal fries. Unfortunately we didn't come for a drink in the evening!

Thank Chris4526
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered burgers. The good was OK and the location really nice, but the swedish girl taking the orders at the bar was really rude and not serviceminded at all. Would rather go somewere else where we frem welcome the next time.

Thank Mai T
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I visited Kroa once for lunch and once for dinner at a recommendation for a friend. The lunch menu is greatly pared down, which is very confusing as they hand you the same menu as you get for dinner. If I'm being totally honest, I...More

Thank Will B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Friendly place and managed large groups well. Attached to the Basecamp Hotel which makes life simple for pizza and beer! (Both of which were excellent) Our group enjoyed sitting in sunny atrium and sharing pizza, burgers, and memories. Great spot - and seemed to be...More

Thank seamusandandy
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Authentic lunch dinner cafe. Soup of the day and a giga large panini. As we arrived late 02.30 last night we enjoyed the peacefull envoirement and the do not hurry setting of this place..pricewise in line with what you can expect

Thank C R
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Heard a lot about the restaurant and decided to try it. Beautiful decoration and warm and nice atmosphere. I tried the smoked char, pepper steak and the local bear. All was very tasty and good. So I returned... Tried the burgers and again very good....More

Thank doczahi
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We tried more places, but Kroa was very good value for money. Very tasty food, polite waiters and quick serving. Atmosphere is local and international at the same time. Students from the university mixed with American tourists. Lovely blend. Often crowded at dinner time, so...More

Thank Ronny N
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Most foodies have never heard of Longyearbyen. There's a reason for that. Only 2000 people live in this Northernmost community in the world. But Kroa serves a diverse range of very flavorful dishes along with a daily special. Coming from Texas I had to try...More

Thank AndyF811
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A characteristic, local style venue, serving burgers, pizzas and some a la carte choices, all very tasty! Great choice of beers, with my favourite choice being a locally brewed blonde @ NOK 91/pint.

Thank Burek_Polny
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, 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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