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Vaertshuset Pieder Ro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
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Gravane 10, Kristiansand 4610, Norway
38 10 07 88
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Vancouver, Canada
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

We had lunch at the boat shaped bar and Martin graciously brought us some gravlax salmon and Aquavit to try so we could experience some Norwegian specialties. We also enjoyed an open faced shrimp sandwich along with with a glass of pear cider and local beer. All food was delicious and the service was excellent. I would recommend eating here.

Thank ChezMarie31
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The location of this place is excellent on a sunny summer day next to the fish market. The menu is not too extensive but offers both seafood, steaks, salads and burgers. However the norwegian type fishsoup is perhaps the best option here.

Thank Christopher B
Budapest, Hungary
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205 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

Somewhat problematic to reserve a table in the middle of the tourist season. Professional and nice waiters, good ambiance and surroundings. Huge portions and good food and wine. I had a pepper steak, the fish soup is also good..

Thank Peter C
Kristiansand, Norway
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant located in the Port of Kristiansand, in the area of ​​the fish market. So much variety on the menu from meat to fish and vegetarian dishes. Good wine list. Good service. I recommend it.

Thank Marco S
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I had my ferie in Kristiansand with my girlfriend, and had some drinks, as well as some snacks. Besides the food was good as expected, the drinks (proseco, risling, gin&tonic) was great. But the main, and most important for me as a waiter myself, the service was exceptional. I have been to quite some places in Norway, and as a... More 

Thank sigonen
Kristiansand, Norway
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Excellent tornedos, good selection of both meat and fish dishes. Choose to sit outside or inside. Sometimes during the summer there's a free concert just outside the restaurant. The staff were friendly and helpful and took special requests without hesitation.

Thank Spinloop
Sogne, Norway
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

Kristiansand may not be the culinary capital of Norway, or anywhere, but Pieder Ro would still rank up there with the best. Great food, fine service, superb location, good value; hard to beat!

Thank O T D
Oslo, Norway
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Well, if you are in town, this place is a great choice. What a friendly staff, great location at the harbor, and yes the food is absolutely in the top 3. Would I go there again? Yes, defenetly.

Thank Werner H
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Lovely seaview/ Fiskebrygga Kristiansand Small menu/ lovely dish plates Summer conserts next to the restaurant twice a week next to the restaurant Possible to arrive by boat or short walking distance from city center in Kristiansand You can sit outside or inside Very popular in summer- you must be there at 4 p.m. ..

Thank Bardutt
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

Very good food with a nice selection on the menu, and extremely good wines. Service was exemplary and my only complaint would be that my "rare" steak was a little over-done. Very tasty though.

Thank PhilKingsbury

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gravane 10, Kristiansand 4610, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Southern Norway  >  Vest-Agder  >  Kristiansand
  • Phone Number: 38 10 07 88
Tasty seafood dishes served in an elegant maritime setting close by the 'Fiskebasar'. Choose from our extensive a la carte menu: fish, shellfish and meat dishes. Herring buffet on Saturdays. Separate lunch menu. Courses and conferences catered for. Fully licensed. Open from 11/11.30 a.m.

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