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Sigurdsgt 4, Bergen, Norway (Sentrum)
+47 55 90 02 90
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Ranked #11 of 241 Restaurants in Bergen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $68
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:30 am
Cuisines: French, Swedish, Bar, Gastropub
Neighborhood: Sentrum
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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.
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very popular restaurant. Best to book table in advance. Good food, professional crew and reasonable prices.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant upstairs looks stylish and expensive (which it is but not overly as Norway goes) but if you go down the stairs there a dark and cosy bar and restaurant which is less intimidating and offers cheaper meals. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The food was excellent as was the beer. It was very busy so be... More 

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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

We ate/drank at the bar downstairs since we aren't very fancy. Decent beer selection with Norwegian options. Barkeep was very friendly and we got our food fast. We had the Swedish meatballs--yum--and an open-faced grilled cheese which was delicious. The place was busy but the kitchen and staff had no problem keeping up. All-in-all, a very professional place and I'd... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I tryed the only vegetarian option on the menu and had the best meal since very long time. The others was satisfied with their choises too this is one of our favorits in Bergen

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Naboen has great food. I have been there 2 times. They have fantastic desserts as well. And a nice atmosphere. It can get a bit noisy in there. But I will still recommend it. You have to try it if you are in Bergen!

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Austin, Texas
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81 reviews 81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We had one of our best dinners ever at Naboen. The asparagus soup was outstanding, the trout and salmon entrees were wonderful. The service was excellent, the wine list extensive, and the atmosphere was relaxed but classy. Naboen is not inexpensive, but well worth the price. You need reservations.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

I thought I'd try Naboen after reviewing tripadviser, and glad I did. The main restaurant was quite busy and more formal than i was after. The bar downstairs was cosy and casual. Bar staff were friendly and helpful, recommending the salmon in mustard sauce. A great choice - simple but delicious. Well worth hunting this place down

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Despite the restaurant decoration which is rather plain and not very welcoming, the food was tasty and the staff extremely pleasant.

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6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We had the local wolf fish and cod, which were delicious, full of flavour and perfectly cooked. The service was superb. There is also a great bar underneath the restaurant which was fantastic for a pre dinner drink (or prink!)

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Bellevue, Wa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

For a great experience, and reasonably priced meal, go directly downstairs and eat in the bar/pub. They have a number of great dinner items on the menu that are prepared in the kitchen of the more pricey restaurant upstairs. You will not get table service down in the bar. You order at the bar and the person tending bar then... More 

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Additional Information about Naboen

Address: Sigurdsgt 4, Bergen, Norway
Phone Number: +47 55 90 02 90
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
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
Average Prices: USD 13 - 68
Cuisine: French, Swedish, Bar, Gastropub

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