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Blaa Mat & Bar

Storgata 174, Porsgrunn 3915, Norway
+47 35 49 99 89
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
4 weeks ago
“A good restaurant by the water”
May 17, 2017
“Nice for eating and seating”
Restaurant Hours
European, International, Asian, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Storgata 174, Porsgrunn 3915, Norway
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11 - 20 of 85 reviews

Reviewed September 24, 2015

Some months later, another try. Quite empty midweek at 6.30 pm. The same waitress, eager to please you, discreete and proud. Took the same disg blue shell mussles. The same hot curry spicing is really too much, and as I wanted it as a main...More

Thank Anders W
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Not the first time at Blaa, but for sure, this was better than last time! A fantastic location by the river does something with you during dinner! Sitting "on" the river while eating... Amazing! Had some very nice tapas served, with a beer, (yes beer...More

Thank OptiCan
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Really good place for all kind of people and families! Amazing service and really good food! And really nice view to the river#😍😍

1  Thank Simon P
Reviewed June 7, 2015

Restaurant alongside the river in the city of Porsgrunn. Tasty food and very friendly service. Fish soup as a starter higly recommended. Wine list also very nice and menu included clear drink recommendations for the portions. Very beautifull view to river from the terrasse, which...More

Thank Pas12015
Reviewed November 27, 2014

This was the first place I ate in Norway and I am very happy it was. The waiter was very patient in explaining me all the different dishes and recommending something based on my stated taste preferences. In addition, he brought me wine and whiskey...More

Thank Spencer A
Reviewed January 11, 2014

View of Porsgrunn river, very good food and drinks. The restaurant seats about 60. The menu is international and very tasteful. I have been there twice in December and both seafood and meat was perfect. Downstairs you can sit outside at the riverside with gas...More

Thank Yngve O
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Modern bar with broad and fair offer. 3-course set menu was very good, the ox cheeks are super, the white fish was a bit overcooked. Beef carpaccio and fish soup were both good. Very good wine offer and attentive service. Clean and very good atmosphere....More

1  Thank Dils2003
Reviewed May 18, 2013

Went here multiple times over a 3 week period. Always good, nice wine, good service, great food. Fantastic spot on a nice day if you would like to sit out on the deck. The menu is varied but the very reasonably priced tapas was the...More

Thank sheila1969
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Started in the nice bar below with good drinks. Starters and main course was very good. Great service and a nice winelist. Pick this place for a casual dinner og a romamtic date with your chosen one.

1  Thank Espen B
Reviewed August 27, 2012

At last did Porsgrunn get a new bar and restaurant. It was due time! Blaa is a nice “funky” place with a bar/lounge on the ground floor. First floor has a restaurant with very good food. The tapas dishes are very good! They are playing...More

1  Thank OptiCan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $39
European, International, Asian, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Storgata 174, Porsgrunn 3915, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Telemark  >  Porsgrunn Municipality  >  Porsgrunn
  • Phone Number: +47 35 49 99 89
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