We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Studentsamfunnet Driv

$, ,
Storgata 6, Tromso 9008, Norway
+47 77 60 07 76
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Feb 18, 2017
“Surprisingly good”
May 3, 2016
“Awkward”
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Contemporary, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Bar, Pub, Cafe, European
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Storgata 6, Tromso 9008, Norway
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (38)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

For a student pub/restaurant/ hangout the place simply delivers. Amazing chicken bruschetta a good selection of beers and a nice cost/benefit ratio.

Thank Rodrigo D
Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

The employees here are too busy grinding up against eachother maling the view kinda awkward for customers trying to enjoy their Beer..

Thank Per S
Reviewed March 15, 2016

this is a student place but used by older people. It has life people talking which is much more lively than the 'sit at table' typical restaurant. Nice touch owned by Tromso Uni students - give the generation a go. Food is good- chicken burgher...More

1  Thank Janellesteve
Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Best place in town for events and concerts. The food there is great and the service is excellent. Ranks on my top three list of places in Tromsø for drinking and dancing.

Thank John S
Reviewed January 15, 2016

I just went there and asked for a warm chocolate, one of the things they have in the list. They could not. Why? They did not know how to. I know it is a place run by s̶l̶a̶v̶e̶s̶ volunteers, but at least teach them!More

2  Thank Eura L
Fredrik G, Manager at Studentsamfunnet Driv, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2016

Hi Eura! Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry that you didn't get to order a cup of warm chocolate. We take this very seriously and are therefore going through our routines on training in the cafè with our volunteers. Please come back...More

Reviewed December 10, 2015

We wanted to try the food, but the kitchen was already closed at 8 pm. At least the stuff recommended us another bar (Blårock Cafe) where we grabbed some burgers.

Thank Elli898
Reviewed November 30, 2015

Popped by before a brewery tour to get some food. Good burger, and you can also get a reindeer kebab here :)

1  Thank Joffer77
Reviewed November 13, 2015

Lots of beers and relatively inexpensive fries with sometimes good music. Can most definitely be worth a shot.

Thank Lionel P
Reviewed October 14, 2015

A cafe with homemade burgers, student-friendly prices, locally brewed beer and a great atmosphere! Will visit again :)

Thank MariellApeland
Reviewed October 12, 2015

Driv is the place in town with the best atmosphere. Their cafe has recently been refurnished and have an incredible good vibe! The sofas are comfy and the sitting booths make for a intimate atmosphere. Best veggieburger in Tromsø without a doubt! Their big stage...More

Thank Sandra O
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Huken PUB
548 reviews
.14 miles away
Mack's Beer Hall
404 reviews
.01 miles away
Lugar 34
130 reviews
.11 miles away
Kitchen & Table Tromso
421 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Tromso Tourist Information
1,112 reviews
.26 miles away
Polaria
2,079 reviews
.15 miles away
Mack's Brewery (Macks Olbryggeri)
173 reviews
.01 miles away
Tromso Jernbanestasjon
78 reviews
.17 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Studentsamfunnet Driv staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $23
Cuisine
Contemporary, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Bar, Pub, Cafe, European
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Storgata 6, Tromso 9008, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Troms  >  Tromso
  • Phone Number: +47 77 60 07 76
Description
Studentsamfunnet Driv is owned by Norges arktiske studentsamskipnad and is run on voluntary basis by the students of Tromso. At any time there are approximately 100 active volunteers in our organization. Driv opened on april 1st, 2000, and in january 2014 we were relocated to new facilities in Mack-kvartalet (Storgata 6). Our student house consists of 4 bars, three stages of different sizes and a basement where we plan to house our cultural department. The concert rate at Driv is one of the higher ones in Norway. Several thousands of students have volunteered at Driv since 2000. We offer dining on all weekdays and saturday. We serve simple dishes like hamburgers, sandwiches and salads. The kitchen is run by professional chefs, who are among the few paid people at Driv.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing