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Escalon

Vertrlidsalmenningen 21, Bergen 5014, Norway (Vågen)
55309099
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Ranked #37 of 235 Restaurants in Bergen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Spanish
Neighborhood: Vågen
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Good for: Romance, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Atlanta, Georgia
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128 reviews 128 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

A great break from Scandinavian fare (although that is great.). Wonderful taste combinations many unique. Helpful servers. Conveniently located, by the Funicular. For Norway, this place is priced reasonably. It is small and reservations are needed. I wish that it had lunch so we could have returned.

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Bergen, Norway
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

It is a good option for a quick and not pretentious meal. Although it advertises itself as a tapas restaurant, it is not exactly what one can find in Spain. It is more like a restaurant that aims to please as much people as possible, which it is not a bad thing.

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Kansas City
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58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stopped in after arriving in Bergen and were told a table was available, but we'd have to be done in 2 hours, as there was a reservation later. We ordered olives, skewered chicken, scallops, fried potatoes. Sauces were fantastic. Small, friendly place.

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Bergen, Norway
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Bergen's one of the best tapas restaurants, actually! Norwegian prices, which non- Norwegians might find it a little bit expensive?? !!??

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Rio de Janeiro
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Well located and food OK. Nothing special about the tapas served. Service not at all friendly for what should be a cheerful place.

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Bergen, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

If you like taps, this (and its sister restaurant) are the only game in town. The food is very good, the service is as good as it gets in Norway :-) and the setting is welcoming, though a little bit cramped. We go there regularly.

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Amritsar, India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

we reached bergen in night after four days of country side and really wanted to have nice meal. since i am vegetarian what a amazing experience we had this place. though choices for vegetarian were little less but what ever they had was simply very delicious….. i will recommend for vegetarian if u like garlic and rock salt...

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Bergen, Norway
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

IT was just fantastic to enjoy a 7-dish tapas menu while sitting in The outdoor section of The restaurant. The swedish waiter was very friendly and great food just kept coming.

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Bergen, Norway
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Have eaten here several times over the years since it was founded, and it has been a variable experience. At our last visit the food was simply marvelous! A great improvement has obviously taken place. I love good tapas, and this was a top experience, to match even the best places in spain that I have visited.

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Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by our little iPad app "Triposo" and we loved it. We dropped in on Friday night around 6.30pm without a booking, and told the waiter that we could be in and out in an hour ... every table had a reserved sign on it, but we were lucky that one table was not booked until 7.30pm.... More

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Additional Information about Escalon

Address: Vertrlidsalmenningen 21, Bergen 5014, Norway
Phone Number: 55309099
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Vågen
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: Spanish

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