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Wesselstuen

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Sentrum
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Ovre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
+47 55 55 49 49
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
nice place, everage food

we have been there 3 persons on Monday. Our friend reccommend the restaurant because he was there during the weekend and the food was good. unfortunatelly this same dish on Monday did not taste as good as during weekend - reindeer. I had beef and first time I have recieved well done despite I... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2013
Henryk S
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Florø, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
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English first
Ghent, Belgium
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I can not comment on the food, merely on the service. I made reservations for a group of 8 people. Hell an hour before our time of arrival I got a telephone call from the restaurant. They had cancelled the reservation because a larger group was coming. So they couldn't accommodate us. In hindsight, having read the very average reviews... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've eaten here a couple of times and I feel as if it's too posh for me to afford. The prices are actually not that bad. Lunch is the best value meal to consume here.

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Bergen, Norway
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Have been there twice and the food is not up to modern standards. Last time I had fish of the day, and the fish was ok, but since there where nothing eatable except for the fish I was very disappointed. They did serve some boiled potatoes with no sauce, and when I mentioned this to the waiter, she said I... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Over 50 years old this restaurant breathes decades of Bergen atmosphere - here is where the students used to go in the sixties and seventies - and now approaching old age they still go there. Actors and artists and the people of Bergen. You go here to have dinner with friends and you go here after theatre to have a... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were in this restaurant a year ago, around the same time (julebord and so on:) and everything was literally Perfect. So, we decided to repeat the experience this year and get some traditional Norwegian Food again. And this time it was a huge disappointment: the food was served...well, it was not served, random pieces of potatoes were just laying... More 

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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Norwegian cuisine. Traditional Norwegian dishes and atmosphere. The pinnekjøt was fat. The beef was to little with few vegetables and price high. Waiters not professional but tried to be nice.

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Wyoming
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were on a mission for the Norwegian version of what we Minnesotans call ruspeklub. Norwegians call it raspeboller and it is a Thursday night special at Wesselstuen. It is a potato dumpling we make from grated potatoes, flour and salt. This is formed into a ball and boiled in salted, smoked, ham broth and served with ham and melted... More 

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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 via mobile

The fish soup as a starter, good. Then the artic char and the steamed bacalao, excellent both. We closed with the tilslørte bondepiker, a delicious traditional Norwegian dessert.

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Oslo
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We where a large group that made advance reservation (with food choices). Nothing was prepared when we arrived. We had to wait 90 min for the food and almost the same time for any water or drinks. The reindeer steaks where terrible and any complaints to the server "Natalia" where useless as we where called "terrible" customers with foodallergies. Several... More 

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Florø, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

we have been there 3 persons on Monday. Our friend reccommend the restaurant because he was there during the weekend and the food was good. unfortunatelly this same dish on Monday did not taste as good as during weekend - reindeer. I had beef and first time I have recieved well done despite I have ordered medium/rare. the second time... More 

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Additional Information about Wesselstuen

Address: Ovre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
Phone Number: +47 55 55 49 49
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 43
Cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Norwegian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ovre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighborhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 55 49 49

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 43
  • Cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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