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Colonialen Litteraturhuset

) #93 of 311 Restaurants in Bergen ££ - £££ European, ,
Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 90 16 00
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“bone marrow” (3 reviews)
“entrecote” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor and had a nice meal. I had the mussels and king krab and the kids had entrecite. All good! Waiter was extrememy helpful and advised nice sparkling wine and excellent raspberry juice! Children friendly place.

Thank andydelalux6683
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in for a nice lunch. The food was fresh, my wife had an open salad sandwich and I had pate and salad. Looking round lol the meals looked stunning. We enjoyed it so much we decided to book for dinner in the bistro...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this great place on our first night in Bergen. Fantastic food, great wine selection and super friendly and helpful staff. Will definitely go back to this place next time I'm in Bergen!

Thank Filip L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The meat soup I ordered did not taste right and the waitress did not care much about it. And she gave me the bank terminal with the tips option open; something I would never had done.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Short menu (always a good sign), with wonderfully executed dishes in a casual atmosphere. The service was outstanding - Fernando knew everything about anything, and paired the dishes with a perfect wine, it was clear that he loves his work and cares for the customers....More

Thank TLV4
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Everything was great, the food, the service and the atmosphere. I try to visit the house every time I come to Bergen.

Thank Bergur Þ
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The waiter was very polite, friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive. The food is delicious, very flavoursome, delicate, and perfectly cooked. We also had a local cider, which was incredible. It was not expensive considering the quality of the food and bearing in mind the cost of...More

Thank Tobes69
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Refined and warm place, with open view to the kitchen! The simplest, the best for the design. Waiters are thoughtful, and more than helpful, +1! Regarding the food, simple card, no chit-chat, however the cooks delivered better than expected, making it a wonderful moment in...More

Thank Julien F
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Always had pleasant experiences here. The restaurant is Nice With a simple and rustic feel over it. Service usually attentive and smiling. We all wanted to try the fried Plaice. What a letdown. Unless you're into fish fat and bones you'll get really disappointed. The...More

Thank high_low73
Reviewed 6 February 2017

A client dinner; I asked him to recommend as he lives in Bergen. Very good food; rich flavours and generous portions. King crab linguine was light on crab but delicious. Main course of braised beef on risotto Milano was melt in the mouth and lifted...More

Thank lenrussell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oestre Skostredet 5-7 | Litteraturhuset, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: +47 55 90 16 00
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