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Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 13 00
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Norwegian, American, Bar, International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend and I had dinner at Kroa on a sunday night, where we got a table on the spot. However, booking in advance might not be a bad idea considering its popularity. Very cosy place with super friendly staff! We both ordered catch of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank siljeaaserud
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice cozy restaurant, we ordered moose burger and hamburger. Tasty. I highly recommend the chocolate fondant, that was a wow!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank boozzoo2
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. Welcome back! Best regards, Zandra

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cozy atmosphere and friendly staff. Delicious food and we were able to walk right in on a Saturday night without reservations. Would highly recommend. I got the catch of the day which was arctic char and my husband got another fish dish( forget the type)...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank evion124
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving an review. Welcome back to Kroa and enjoy your hooneymoon! Best regards, Zandra

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Kroa last night and thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff were all very friendly; no complaints about the service, and I really liked the atmosphere of the restaurant. It wasn’t jam packed, but quite busy, considering it was a Monday evening, so I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ScottyMike
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for such a nice review. We are very glad that you had a nice and tasty evening at Kroa. We hope to see you here soon again. Best regards, Zandra

Reviewed October 17, 2018

An adequate diner in the middle of town, for the days when you just want a quick fix. The food is not out of this world but it's decent. The service is warm. Enjoyed the fish soup.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Lim_Eleanor
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I just had desert. It was the Chocolate Fondant. It had a very good flavor. Red fruits and chocolate.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank IJr80
Reviewed September 22, 2018

I really liked the atmosphere of being in a trapper's cabin. The moose burger was so delicious I went there twice in one week.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 12Travellingismylife
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

I ate here with a small group and was not very impressed. The trapper cabin decor made the environment drab and dark. Service was slow and unenthusiastic. Food was average - I had moose burger which was over cooked and came in a basic dry...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bro44
Reviewed September 17, 2018

At the suggestion of a local, we chose Kroa for our one dinner in Longyearbyen and it was terrific. The wait staff was lovely, the place was full (we did make a reservation) and the food was delicious. We really enjoyed the halibut - beautifully...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TwoTravelers21
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Service: Came with a group of friends. We didn't book a table but the staff was friendly to accommodate us all the same (a group of 17). Service was good. Food: Had whale carpaccio as a starter, which was tasty but not much value for...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ErlaRG
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rob s
February 24, 2016|
Response from Kroa | Property representative |
Hi Rob! A pint of tap lager costs 53Nok. We server Mack Actic anf Mack Bayer on tap and it is a beer from Tromsø in northern Norway. Welcome to Kroa!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$33 - $130
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Svalbard  >  Spitsbergen  >  Longyearbyen
  • Phone Number: +47 79 02 13 00
  • E-mail
Welcome to Svalbards most relaxed and historical restaurant, for celabraiting a birthday, romantic dinner or for a glass together with the local citizens. Our menu are focused on seasonal ingredients and our chefs and waiters work hard to serve you the best as they can. Our opening hours are 11:30-02:00 every day. You will find us right in the center of town, just a few minutes walk from most hotels in Longyearbyen.
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