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Colonialen

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Sentrum
International, Pub
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Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
55901600
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best restaurant in Bergen!

We were at 1877 the night before, and although this one was nice too, Colonialen is clearly superior. The food, its ingredients, the wine… everything was excellent, at a very high level. The waiters were very friendly and knowledgeable. The price may seem steep, but it is clearly justified. If you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
hugo72
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  • Romantic
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Bern
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We were at 1877 the night before, and although this one was nice too, Colonialen is clearly superior. The food, its ingredients, the wine… everything was excellent, at a very high level. The waiters were very friendly and knowledgeable. The price may seem steep, but it is clearly justified. If you are a gourmet, this is the place to go.

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Bergen, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Colonialen is fantastic. The Food is excellent and the wine as well. We ordered the menu With 7 dishes together With wine. It deserve a Michelin star, but they did not bother to come to Bergen. Pity.

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Hokksund, Norway
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

A koluege of mine recommend this place. And I think my cousin's boyfriend works here. So. Had to try it. In first the meny seemed a bit weird. But you really have to read it to understand. I chose a sandwich and I must say it is the best sandwich I have ever eaten. Service was Ok. If they smile... More 

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The food was fantastic but pricey, at least to me. A bottle of a good Chablis was 900Nk. We had 2 appetizers ( sautéed lobster and green garlic soup about 200NK each ( the lobster was great the soup very good) Then we had halibut and Iberico pork( both 435NK and both spectacular ). we finished with the cheese board... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This is by far the best restaurant i Bergen! Loved the whole expirience. Service great, wine great, food superb... Even loved the aprentice waiter who tasted every bottle of wine, and got lovely drunk in the end of the evening😄👏🏻 A place I will visit again and again!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Food was amazing! service was great and I really enjoy my time there. I only had a main course there, but was spoiled by the waitress with two bite appetizers and a little dessert. I had a pork dish, which was the best pork I ever had. It was made just right with different sauces at different parts of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Excellent food! Wonderful evening. I went there for a romantic diner, we decided to pick up just a starter and a main course from the menu (instead of the 7 or 12 dish from the degustation menu), which turn out to be wonderful. A lot of pre-dish and in-between-dishes were served which made the experience superb! Certainly, the best restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Placed in Kong Oscars gate this minimalistic restaurant. Went there for a evening meal with my love. And what an evening. Great people,greater food. We had the 7 course dinner. With wine. Wonderful taste. And a wonderful team serving us. I'm still smiling. Thanks.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

A memorable dinner! I would advise anyone to put it on the top of their to-do list. The whole atmosphere of the place was unlike anything we'd ever experienced. The food was gorgeous, delicated, extremely tasteful! Great presentation! The atmosphere, decor and service were of the highest quality! All the team was clearly passionate about their work! While this restaurant... More 

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Stockholm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Excellent food and specially the fish dishes. Good service but we were a big table and the wine didn't arrive at the same time as the food.

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Address: Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
Phone Number: 55901600
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
Cuisine: International, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighborhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: 55901600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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