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Naboen

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Sentrum
French, Bar, Gastropub, Swedish
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Sigurdsgt 4 | Sigurdsgate 4, Bergen 5015, Norway
+47 55 90 02 90
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4:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: The name "Naboen" means neighbor, and this is just what the Naboen Pub...
The name "Naboen" means neighbor, and this is just what the Naboen Pub & Restaurant is, a friendly and inviting place to eat and drink. Hospitality is job one here, and the Scandinavian kitchen, staff and culinary tradition are representative of Norway. The food is all made from scratch, as it would have been two hundred years ago - no processed ingredients allowed. Naboens' menu is a culinary delight, one heaped in Nordic tradition, and best of all moderately priced. Guests here partake of Norwegian food and spirits as they should be enjoyed, Bergen style.
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  • 110
    Excellent
  • 114
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good service, value for money

An early evening dinner at Naboen in Bergen is something you can enjoy without emtying your wallet. The food is good, the service quick and you feel you get value for your money.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
SveinMilford
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Altea, Spain
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Entertaining clients
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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245 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Altea, Spain
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

An early evening dinner at Naboen in Bergen is something you can enjoy without emtying your wallet. The food is good, the service quick and you feel you get value for your money.

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Virginia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We got in Sunday night and were desperately looking for a restaurant that was open. Most close on Sundays and only a selection of Asian food restaurants were open. When we found this place the whole group was excited to try local cuisine. Very nice restaurant with a good selection of both seafood and meat options. Each of us got... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I had a lovely dinner with friends here. We were visiting from the U.S. and had arrived in Bergen on a Sunday night, finding that most of the restaurants close early on Sundays. Fortunately we discovered that Naboen is open late on Sundays, so we headed over from our hotel. We didn't have to wait at all for a table,... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This review is for the cellar; "Nabokjelleren". I have been here many times, the food is always good, especially if you considerate the low prices, they got a large selection of norwegian microbrews and the staff is always friendly and helpfull. I got the homemade fish and chips last time I was there and it did not disappoint, the tartar... More 

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Altrincham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Attracted by the Swedish menu, which wetted the appetite and seemed incredibly cheap by Bergen standards. Even the full price menu was not as expensive as some we've seen. Had the Swedish meatballs and beef and ale stew. Both served with mash and vegetables. Both circa 143 NOK each (£11.80). Both delicious. Veg was slightly crunchy, just how we like... More 

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Singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner by myself here in the downstairs area. As others have said, upstairs is a bit nicer, but downstairs is cozy and and has the same menu. I had steak, which was pretty good. For me, the highlight was the beer. Good selection, with lots of variety. For a no frills quality meal, head to the basement of Naboen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It is a really good place with local Scandinavian cuisine! I've had an excellent meal and pleasant evening at this place. My choice was traditional Norwegian salmon and even though it's very simple dish and I've had it thousand of times - it was one of the best fish dish I've had. It was very tender, fresh and juicy, served... More 

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Bergen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Naboen is always a good choice. It serves basic dishes that are of high quality. The servings are fairly generous.

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Bergen, Norway
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

It is a long time since I went to Naboen, but still remember!! The Food was very good and the staff very polite and smiling.

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Bergen, Norway
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7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We came to naboen a while ago but I remember we had a nice dinner. We had to wait like half an hour for a table, so we had a glass of wine while waiting. Once we had a table, we ordered and the service was pretty fast. What I remember better are the dishes, the portions were really nice,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sigurdsgt 4 | Sigurdsgate 4, Bergen 5015, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighborhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 90 02 90

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 66
  • Cuisine: French, Bar, Gastropub, Swedish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Entertaining clients, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions

Description

The name "Naboen" means neighbor, and this is just what the Naboen Pub & Restaurant is, a friendly and inviting place to eat and drink. Hospitality is job one here, and the Scandinavian kitchen, staff and culinary tradition are representative of Norway. The food is all made from scratch, as it would have been two hundred years ago - no processed ingredients allowed. Naboens' menu is a culinary delight, one heaped in Nordic tradition, and best of all moderately priced. Guests here partake of Norwegian food and spirits as they should be enjoyed, Bergen style.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:30 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:30 am

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