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Colonialen Restaurant

) #18 of 311 Restaurants in Bergen ₹₹₹₹ European, ,
Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 90 16 00
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went to Colonialen again with my better half. It's been a while since I was there last and I've been a few times but I think it's time I review it again. We had the 7 course meal with wine and most of the time...More

Thank Tussius
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for visiting us again and writing this great rewiev.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate dinner here on my last night in Bergen. I only wish I went earlier in my trip so I could eat here again. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. I was traveling alone and they made me feel very welcome. Biodynamic Gruner Ventliner by...More

Thank lauraW564YS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seen it from outside, by chance and we decided to enter. Friendly and young staff was very helpful. We ordered mussels and the Herrings Smørbrød (sandwich). Dishes are not very big, so we also ordered the Homemade Sausage. Good presentation and great flavour all 3....More

Thank viatgesambcartabo
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

While on a business trip to Bergen I looked for a good restaurant on TripAdvisor and found this. Went there with two Norwegian colleagues and were presented with two options, small or large manu. We all ordered the small menus and was presented with one...More

Thank Zebban
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Fantastic, thanks:)

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of seven, celebrating a birthday at Colonialen. The restaurant is relatively small, with a high-end Scandinavian decor. Colonialen serves seasonal courses. We went for the small tasting menu, a six-course with wine pairings. Tasty flavors, and one of the courses really...More

Thank Haakon A
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017
Google Translation

Tusen takk for flott anmeldelse:)

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Had a 5 meal course together with coworkers to celebrate. Nice restaurant with very good service. Food was international with local touch. One of the best restaurants in Bergen and quite expensive, but good value.

Thank Halvorw
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The place has a nice vibe but the food is really sub par. Good if you don't care what the food taste like and want to pay excessively for a good atmosphere. If you want a food sensation go somewhere else!

1  Thank Johan L
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017
Google Translation

Hei Johan Det her var sørgelig, var du på Litteraturhuset eller i Kong Oscarsgt? Mvh Ken

Reviewed 24 January 2017

We ate, and enjoyed, a 9 course menu, with a new wine for each dish. The waiters explained what each dish consisted, and why we got exactly "that" wine to "this" dish. There was obviously a lot of knowledge about both food and wine. We...More

Thank 922jorn
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and review. Hope to see you again:) Ken

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Colonialen is a nice place; excellent service, superb food and matching wine. Lamb as main dish after a wonderful crayfish and lobster salat, and chocolate ganach for dessert. Jam, jam :-)

Thank Espen B
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Knowledgeable and fun staff, making the dinner an even bigger experience. Of course fantastic food, with unique tastes. Some dishes better than others, but all artistic in their own sense. High prices for sure, but once in a while you can splurge.

Thank yef70
Ken Petter S, Eier at Colonialen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016


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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 90 16 00
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