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Bare Vestland

$$ - $$$European, ,
Vaagsallmenningen 2, Bergen 5014, Norway
+47 919 00 456
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (62 reviews)
“veal tongue” (9 reviews)
“bread” (40 reviews)
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European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vaagsallmenningen 2, Bergen 5014, Norway
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Reviewed today

don't forget to order the potato salad to go with it. They do magic with seemingly pedestrian food. Liked the relaxed friendly vibe too.

Thank JRG10003
Reviewed today

Norwegian cooking seems to involve more salt than I've found in any other cuisine. But the ox cheek dish that I ordered had no flavor at all other than salt. Think of licking a block of salt. I ordered the "cold vegetarian" tapas, which was...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed today

We had a wonderful dinner at Bare Vestland. The staff were very friendly and their recommendations very useful. Coming from Barcelona , we were very well surprised to discover a tasteful cuisine with a special touch with the vegetables, fish ( really diferent from our...More

Thank margozinku
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had 4 courses to share along with bread and butter, Lovely wines and a high level of service. The straff was very helpful and guided us through the menu and suggested the courses based on our preferences. Good athmosphere, buisy and withall homemade food...More

Thank HeidiBergen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Bare Vestland after receiving recommendations/reservations from the owner at Vagal (also a must). The food was delicious and different than everything else we’ve had on our trip. Highly recommend the Plukketfish, local fish, beef stew, and bread (and pretty much everything else...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at Bare Vestland on the last night of our 16-day Scandinavian jaunt—we were in the mood for a celebration and something different. We weren’t disappointed. The restaurant is a cozy subterranean hide-away in the center of Bergen. A bit of hipster vibe. We...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want great ambiance, and friendly service, eclectic dishes, do your tastebuds a favor and try this restaurant! Pure perfection!

Thank Rik d
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting cousins, one of whom we had not previously met. He lives in Bergen and tipped us off to the not-overly-obvious Bare Vestland. It is below street grade, and an odd mix of pub, hang-out and cozy restaurant. We tried the Chef's Choice...More

1  Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We passed by for a quick lunch in the city centre of Bergen. And it was a really delicious surprise. The waitress was very shy but she did good service. We had plukkfisk, which was potato, bacon, pickeled leek and chive, great seasoning for a...More

1  Thank wonderfay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This easily missed basement restaurant was a local’s recommendation. The atmosphere is a bit dark but inviting. There are a couple of rooms, one with high tables and a view into the open plan kitchen. There was a nice mix of local and tourist diners....More

1  Thank Sgrillus
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Response from MarcioL | Reviewed this property |
I was a visitor. I am not the owner.
July 27, 2016|
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Response from Sallie A | Reviewed this property |
I would check their website or shoot them an email.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaagsallmenningen 2, Bergen 5014, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: +47 919 00 456
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