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Esmeralda

Nedre Langgate 26 C, Tonsberg 3126, Norway
+47 33 31 91 91
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good49%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (30 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Nedre Langgate 26 C, Tonsberg 3126, Norway
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Nicely located at the docks in Tønsberg, Brygga. Large portions and friendly and helpful staff, but the food was barely ok, not very good. I had fish soup with lots of fish, and the soup was nice and creamy, but the taste was rather lame,...More

Thank TrinaOslo_Norway
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited Tonsberg in 3 days and had dinner at 3 different Places at the docks. Esmeralda was very mixed. Very good italian pizza we all agreed about. But the steaks for main cource where not very special at all. Service was slow all night,...More

Thank jannjammes
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Very nice place! In the harbor of Tonsberg beautiful seating on the sun, but the quality is terrible. Attentive service. Regarding quality, fast food that is! Do not expect more from this place.

2  Thank porth59
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Not fantastic, not poor, just good fish and chips. No salad but three pieces of fish plus mayonnaise. Service was pleasant and attentive. Still getting head around prices of food here compared to Australia. This meal was 198 NOK - about A$30 and for same...More

Thank Goldrichie
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Did stop by this place for a beer after some business meetings, and got a nice place outside in the sun. There is a decent selection of beer to chose from, and the prices is quite low given the location of the place (at the...More

Thank Kristian L
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Most of the courses had on Esmeralda was average, however: The pizza, being cooked in a wooden oven, was fantastic. Would come again. Restaurant is bang in the middle of Brygga, and it can be crowded during the most popular hours.

Thank ofHarwich
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Considering that it is not an Italian place, the pizza was done by real stone oven and tasted very ok.

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Perfect spot for a bite to eat in Norway's oldest city. Service was prompt and efficient. Lunch was tasty and the atmosphere was lovely. Great location.

Thank happytraveller1211
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I have been twice and have tasted the restaurant and the pizzeria. Food is very good. Pizza is nice (I am Italian, so exacting about pizza) and It is cooked in the traditional wood Italian oven. Personnel is nice and kind.

Thank Luca V
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It was sunny, and packed. We all had mussels, they were very good and the waiters was smiling and service minded. The only downside was the just OK margarita cocktail. Stay to wine and beer, and this is a great place.

Thank SiljeMarieEdle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$44
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nedre Langgate 26 C, Tonsberg 3126, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Vestfold  >  Tonsberg Municipality  >  Tonsberg
  • Phone Number: +47 33 31 91 91
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Description
Restaurant, a la carte, Woodfired brickowen Pizzeria, Bar. Night club. Dockside terrace. Seat 250 innside and 100 terrace. Tonsbergs Venue!
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