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Contemporary, Diner, Soups, Bar, Norwegian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent meal with really friendly and helpful Manager and staff. We shared the marinated king crab legs as starter - they were superb! I had reindeer stew main which was really tasty. My Wife had the baked salmon main which she really enjoyed. A great...experience - probably the best meal we had while in Tromso for 7 days and excellent value!More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Meat in burger was good, but it was small, normal roll (definitely not self made) was double the size of a meat. We also ordered reindeer stew, in which we could barely find meet.

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant and the Fish soup was delicious. My daughter had Salmon with vegetables and boiled potatoes and it was very good too! My husband ate fish and chips and he enjoyed it! The atmosphere on this restaurant was calm and the...waitress was polite! We would eat there again.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed October 2, 2021

Oily food, all badly cooked. Not nice personnel. Didn’t care to change dishes or propose other options. The worse restaurant during our stay in Norway (15days)

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 4, 2021

So I was here with a friend, I order fish and chips and my friend ordered beef. My meal has 3 very very small piece of fish and a lot of potatos !!! it was so oily and greecy that I could not eat. the...salad by the meal was not fresh at all and it had some greens that are already gone bad ! I tasted my friend's meal and the beef meat was smelly and was not fresh at all ! I think the food was made of a 3 year frozen beefMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 24, 2021 via mobile

Good food, took way too long, waiter impolite! We were meeting at Kaia for 100Kr food. 4 people ordered at the very same time. 2 got the their food after 1h. We asked two waiters about the missing food for 2 of us. After another...40 minutes we got the missing meal. - the waiter has been very impolite in the end!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 24, 2021 via mobile

We were a group of 4 people that did go here on "spis for en hundrings" this week. We all ordered at the same time, 5 minutes after we came. All the drinks came early after we had ordered, but the food took over 1h...to get, and then it was only 2 people that got the food. All of us had ordered the same food. We talked to the staff if the other 2 was suppost to get the food, but they said that we just had to wait longer. After talking to the staff 2 more times they finally came with the food, 40 minutes after the 2 first got the food.. the food was okey, but the staff was not polite and I will not recommend this place if you think about service.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed November 25, 2020 via mobile

The food was not bad but it was not good enough to come back for sure. In my opinion nothing special

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed November 12, 2020

I visited this place after reading the recommendations in the guidebook. I really wanted to taste reindeer dish. I had a choice between a burger (220kr) and a stew (275kr). After the waitress recommended a burger, I ordered it. Unfortunately, the dish turned out to...be a misunderstanding. French fries dripping with fat (maybe it's worth keeping them in the basket after frying to make them not so soggy). Burger bun was ice cold and hard."tyttebær" dressing I have not seen in the dish. The biggest disappointment was the burger itself, about 100g of meat that is completely dry and hard as stone. If you want to taste reindeer in Tromsø look for another restaurant.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed August 6, 2020 via mobile

Friendly staff, great view by the harbour and the best mussels I have ever had! My partner had the fish&chips, which was really good, as well!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Kaia Bar & Bistro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4