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Escalon

Vetrlidsallmenningen 21 | 5011 Bergen, Bergen 5014, Norway
+47 55 32 90 99
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (57 reviews)
“cheese balls” (5 reviews)
“chorizo” (6 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Vetrlidsallmenningen 21 | 5011 Bergen, Bergen 5014, Norway
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101 - 110 of 128 reviews

Reviewed September 25, 2011

Value for money and Bergen don't necessarily go together but perhaps this is the exception. Don't be distracted by the price of alcohol in Bergen because once you get used to Bergen prices the drinks at Escalon don't seem so expensive and the meal and...More

Thank fudgeroo
Reviewed September 20, 2011

What incredibly delicious food and what a great variety of Tapas! I went here on a date and had an absolutely wonderful time. The food was great, the ambience was nice and the waitress attentive. Would definitely go back!

Thank kilerbyte
Reviewed September 15, 2011

Really one of the top two best meals that I had for the money while on a 2.5 week tour of Nordic countries. And for tapas, the portions were larger than the fine tapas places back here in the states. I think we ordered 3...More

Thank travelerBobDc
Reviewed September 6, 2011

I go here with work, friends, family, anyone. This is the perfect place where everyone will get something they like. Order the 5 or 10 tapas menus. Switch out the fish and chicken skewers, only because everything else is so tasty that I prefer to...More

Thank HRinBergen
Reviewed August 12, 2011

My wife and I are both vegetarian and there was more than enough choice for us including a few vegan options. The food was nice, although as a previous reviewer has said fairly standard tapas dishes and nothing too out of the ordinary (for the...More

Thank cameronblack_exp
Reviewed August 2, 2011

We went to this place based on the reviews here and given I have been in other tapas places, I can say this is overrated. The place is nice, in the center and with a good atmosphere. Food is good but if you have tried...More

1  Thank Lumatrone
Reviewed July 21, 2011

We really enjoyed this cozy place (2+6mth baby). Helpful staff, family friendly and delicious food. Good value too: 4 tapas between two and we were stuffed! We'll be back again.

Thank HP-HB
Reviewed April 23, 2011

After the initial sticker shock of eating out in Norway, this food was the best value that we found in Bergen. The chorizo was some of the best i"ve ever had, the meatballs were fantastic, the mussels were amazing... I could go on and on....More

1  Thank spalmer019
Reviewed February 21, 2011

Well, my first visit here 5-6 years ago was one of my best restaurant experiences. The food, the service and the atmosphere. Everything was great. But on a few occasions I have returned for business dinners. And something have happened. The atmosphere is still there,...More

Thank ovelaur
Reviewed February 21, 2011

Enjoyed a saturday evening at Escalon in Bergen with friends and family, the staff are friendly, takes care of younger customers in an excellent way and serves spanish/mexican foods of the highest quality. Only irritant now is that the popularity has turned the place into...More

Thank Douglas50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vetrlidsallmenningen 21 | 5011 Bergen, Bergen 5014, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Vågen
  • Neighborhood: Vågen
  • Phone Number: +47 55 32 90 99
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