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Wesselstuen

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Sentrum
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Oevre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
+47 55 55 49 49
Today
11:00 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Oslo, Norway
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201 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe Bergen's famous eatery once, but today this place is a shame. The atmosphere is terrible 80s, and the food average. The service was not particularly good even the restaurant was almost empty (on a Saturday night!). I had a quite good fish, but when eating seafood in such an "upper" restaurant at Norway's west coast I expect creativity, perfection... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outside, this place looks a wee bit murky, but once inside it opens up into a lovely dining room with table linen. We chose a quiet day lunch-wise, so we had good service and the food was well prepared and served. I had a burger, which was excellent.

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Thank Bob T
San Ramon, California
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We have family in Bergen who brought us here. Charming, historical place with excellent food and great service. It was a very slow Sunday night and we had almost the whole place to ourselves. The fish soup (creamy, chowder like) was delicious and so was the burger and the baked fish. Decent beer and wine selection too. It's just far... More 

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Beaver Creek, Colorado
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

This restaurant is in an old building just off King Olav V square, in a warm room with lots of wood and a host of old murals on the walls; a very cozy spot. The menu is short but has a good balance of fish, meat and vegetarian. I had the fish soup which was good and the veal loin... More 

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Thank mfnoble
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325 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Overall: 4 Comments: Traditional, safe and sound. Many traditional beers, also from smaller local breweries. A place for reflection. Reservation: - Location: 4 Menu: 3-4 Knowledge: 4 Originality: 4 Presentation: 4 Wines/beers: 4 Atmosphere: 4 Service: 4 Timing: 4 Cleanliness: 4 WiFi: - Price: 4 Price/value: 4 Revisit: for the beer

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Thank Haarud
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

We went in after having had a look at the menu outside, where at the very top they offered the Light Menu, a set of smaller and cheaper courses. They found us a table for the two of us and we ordered. The waitresses seemed not happy about our "poor" choice, a burger, a sausage and mash and two cokes... More 

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Thank Fabio M
Bergen, Norway
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

The food was really good, the service was good, the drinks, the table, the company... I am all over very satisfied! I was there for traditional Norwegian christmas food with a group of colleagues in the beginning of December. We avoided the busy weekend and got the restaurant about half full. The nice waitresses that served our table was giving... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

We were recommended to this restaurant by the hotel as we wanted Norwegian food. Both of us had the fish soup and it was delicious. We ended up going there again on our last night in Bergen. Unfortunately we are unable to recommend anything else as we only had the fish soup.

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Thank phik
Ghent, Belgium
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I can not comment on the food, merely on the service. I made reservations for a group of 8 people. Hell an hour before our time of arrival I got a telephone call from the restaurant. They had cancelled the reservation because a larger group was coming. So they couldn't accommodate us. In hindsight, having read the very average reviews... More 

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Thank Werner V
Bergen, Norway
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've eaten here a couple of times and I feel as if it's too posh for me to afford. The prices are actually not that bad. Lunch is the best value meal to consume here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $41
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oevre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighborhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 55 49 49

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