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Pygmalion

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Nedre Korskirke allmenning 4, Bergen 5017, Norway
55 32 33 60
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Organic restaurant situated in the heart of Bergen.

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Visitor rating
  • 55
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food with even better staff

My friend and I came here on Valentine's day evening when we found out most places had been booked up, we were advised that we could wait quite a long time for a seat to become available but the lovely staff managed to fit us in. The place was busy with a little kitchen and staff members constantly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Thewanderingkiwi
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Bergen, Norway
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Went to Pygmalion for lunch after hearing lots of good stuff about the place. The place was not that big and full of people, a little unusual for us to have to share a table with strangers, but it was not a big deal for our experience there. The staff was friendly, and the food was good. We ordered beef... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I came here on Valentine's day evening when we found out most places had been booked up, we were advised that we could wait quite a long time for a seat to become available but the lovely staff managed to fit us in. The place was busy with a little kitchen and staff members constantly on the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nice cosy atmosphere with organic food! It is also more reasonably priced than other places. The burger was fantastic and I also really liked their pancakes.

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Sandnes, Norway
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Finding a place to eat for vegetarians in Bergen can be challenge, and I think this is the best place I've eaten. It's not too expensive, the food is organic and very tasty. They have both vegetarian and vegan options! It is also a gallery, and I loved the art on the walls.

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Trondheim, Norway
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This small place has a nice atmosphere and decent vegetarian food, even though there are only two warm dishes for the ant-meat lobby.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I had the opportunity to frequent Pygmalion several times during my trip to Bergen and it was always a delight. The atmosphere was cozy and the service was friendly and prompt. I enjoyed drinking their coffee and lattes while sitting in one of the high-top chairs facing the street and reading a book on a rainy day.

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Perth, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Had a great burger in this joint. Very lively , great service and terrific place to watch the world go by

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Forde, Norway
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

It just makes my day when I find great eco-cafees that give vegetarian options. It really made this day! I had a lentil burger with fried potatoes and salad. This place is easy to find as it is next door to the YMCA. The atmosphere is good and the prices are not bad for real homemade ecological food! :D

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Cornwall
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

In a city where dining out can be frighteningly expensive, Pygmalion was a very welcome discovery. The reasonably priced menu offers great choice and, unusually for Bergen, has a good number of vegetarian options. We visited several times during our stay and everything we had was delicous. The atmosphere is warm and relaxed and the staff are very friendly. I... More 

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Besides it opens earlier than most of the others and you could have lunch here, it's an ordinary cafe. There is a cool waiter (or owner) here without any smile during the 1 hour we stayed there. Some paintings for sell on the wall.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Nedre Korskirke allmenning 4, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: 55 32 33 60

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30

Description

Organic restaurant situated in the heart of Bergen.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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