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Sjobua

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Norwegian, Seafood, European, Scandinavian
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Brunholmgata 1A, Alesund 6004, Norway
+47 70 12 71 00
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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berkshire
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2010

Only in Alesund for 2 nights but made a point of eating at Sjobua. Superb food, well presented with lovely flavour combinations. Serving staff attentive ensuring you have lots of iced water. We booked for 8pm - peak time, so service was slow to begin with, but the food and setting more than made up for it. It's an "eating... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2010

The locals eat here as we met with some family in Alesund and this is where they suggested for great food and location. We did try the local Bacalao - salted cod as our main course. It was wonderful, very moist, tasty. I would recommend you try it, as I would order it again. The service was very attentive. You... More 

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Derby, England
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2010

An early 20th Century wood-beamed building built on the old harbour, which some of the windows overlook. The ambiance is old, but the dining experience excellent. A wide range of fish and meat dishes, well cooked and presented, including a lobster soup with a pastry crust, salt-cod and other seasonal fish as available. Deserts are light, refreshing and suitably varied... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2010

One of the best meals we had on our tour of norway ,great for fish and sweats. There seemed to plenty of local diners as well as tourists

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Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2009

It is primarely a seafood restaurant, but have some choices with meat and the ones I ve tried have been excellent Price ranges from 270-370 for a main course Notice that they are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays so nedless to say there are a lot of businesspeople

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Norwegian, Seafood, European, Scandinavian
Meals
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brunholmgata 1A, Alesund 6004, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  More og Romsdal  >  Alesund
  • Phone Number: +47 70 12 71 00
Description
By Brosundet canal you can enjoy exquisite seafood at Sjobua Fiskerestaurant. The courses are made in accordance with the areas food traditions. Tanks inside the restaurant keep the fish fresh. Sjobua Fiskerestaurant is situated in a renovated warehouse used for fish processing. Here you can enjoy a delicious sortiment of courses with fish and shellfish, made from fresh raw materials. Try tasty meals with for instance monkfish, cod, halibut, catfish and stingray. Fishing boats deliver fresh crabs and lobsters to the restaurant, and they are kept in crab pots outside in Brosundet canal. Inside the restaurant there are also special tanks where live shellfish and fish are held, so the guests are treated to fresh seafood of the highest quality, and a beautiful view of Brosundet canal from the restaurants gives a pleasant setting for the meal.

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