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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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“pizza” (88 reviews)
“pepper steak” (17 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
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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

It was a recommendation of my dog sledding guide who said that it is the best restaurant in town. The wale meat exceeded my expectation. It would was served with red wine sauce so it looks more like a steak than fish. It was excellent!...More

Thank Li N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant dinner at Kroa. The service was fast and efficient. Our food was cooked just right. We visited on a Saturday night and it seemed to be a popular place for local families. It has a fun casual atmosphere and good...More

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our last night in Svalbard and the food was incredible and the staff were very attentive and friendly. Nothing seemed too much trouble. Definitely a great place to go for a special meal.

Thank dc6932015
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Kroa has a good variety of really hearty and tasty food. The menu highlights local produce and caters well for all food tastes. It's much better than the standard burger and pizza alternatives. The prices are very reasonable too. A must do if you're in...More

Thank Katrina T
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Clearly a popular spot - when we went, it was fully reserved and we got the the last available table. Service was friendly and swift - good recommendations. We had whale and artic char, both terrific. Portions are big and reservations are a good idea...More

Thank meiling_9
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I liked the the ambiance. The quality of the dishes is mixed; the char was really nice, the pizza was just okay, and had odd toppings (perhaps due to availability?). Kroa represents the middle on the spectrum of restaurants in Longyearbyen; the Svalbar and e.g....More

Thank amputechture
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Given limited choices in Svalbard this may be one of th e better places in town but certainly not very great fond. Well located but food was robust and nothi g really great

Thank ranjitroydubai
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We went there once and than we went again - and again and again. The atmosphere with all the candlelight, the wooden tables and floors and the very friendly staff was great and the food excellent.

Thank Katy1622017
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Food was a little better than average but the draw for this restaurant is the lovely atmosphere and wooden decor. Cosy and welcoming with great staff.

Thank Ruth N
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Nice and cosy place. It has this look and feeling that represent raw nature of spitsbergen, like untreated wood and seal skin. There are also some historical pictures of the early settlers, which helps to set the atmosphere. The food is superb. I had a...More

Thank John S
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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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