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Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 13 00
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pepper steak” (18 reviews)
“nachos” (12 reviews)
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Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kroa seems to be the place catering for locals and tourists alike with their central location and great atmosphere. The menu is limited but dishes are both generous and tasty. Very friendly and helpful staff. Ended up eating here three times during our six day...More

Thank Birthe W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice and cozy place, unique ambience, the potato-leak soup was very nice....the moss burger not very much

Thank George B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant, which is also called, On the edge of the world, is very authentic and with interesting and delicious dishes!You can try the meat of the whale, fish dishes,and also burgers with chips and pizzas etc. There is variety of dishes from which you...More

Thank setare1986
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed several meals here during our stay. The staff did a great job describing the food. Even tried whale for the first time. They have a good beer and beverage selection. Try the pizza they will make it how you want. Very tasty. Rustic Artic...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very good pizza - service was quick, friendly and Nice. They serve different Food and a pretty good variety of beers - absoultely a Place to visit for a quick meal in an unformal setting.

Thank svein56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is very popular in the city, and you need to book in advance if you can have the chance to eat there, but probably I was not very lucky because I wait to be served, they made my order wrong, and the meat...More

Thank Fabio M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a very nice, friendly with happy people. The food is nice, the price are high, like EVERYTHING in Svalbard, but in comparison with other in the are they have good price. Almost always you need to book. The pizzas are very good and...More

Thank hgonzale3
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant. Friendly personal and great food. I recommed the Fishsoup ☺ A good stop after a day full of creating memories.

Thank Stan B
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I ate at Kroa about 4 times and it was a really enjoyable experience. Moose burger, home made burger, catfish and the very delicious fondant (probably not home made, but still very good). Only the price is a litte high for what it basically serves......More

Thank blazzyblaze
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear that you had four meals at Kroa and that you tried so many different dishes. Our chocolate fondant is a favourite dessert for many guests and it is home made. We make about 180-200 fondants a week....More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

Kroa is a great place to eat. very friendly, good food, I like the local beer. They have some dishes specific to this part of the world like minke whale and moose burger. There are a range of dishes at different price points including pizza.

Thank jane475
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for kind words! Welcome back when you visit Longyearbyen next time. Best regards, Zandra

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rob s
24 February 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
US$ 33 - US$ 130
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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
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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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