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Horn of Africa

Strandgaten 212 | Nordnes, Bergen 5004, Norway
+47 954 25 250
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Strandgaten 212 | Nordnes, Bergen 5004, Norway
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here with open eyes. Curious about the whole experience. Cause i knew this would be quite different from what I'm used to. And it was. The staff here is super friendly. It feels almost like visiting someone in their private home. They did...More

Thank Ørjan T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a birthday celebration here, and were very pleased with our choice. Service was first rate. This was our first visit so everything was explained to us in a friendly manner. Food was delicious and spicy! We all got different dishes and everybody was...More

1  Thank TrineLovheim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the start to finish, this was top notch at a reasonble price. Eating With the hands was a little special. The Food tasted Excellent and the service was top. It was afforable. I would recommend it for anybody taking a visit to Bergen. From...More

1  Thank Segarally
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I created an account just to leave this review about how amazing my experience here was. Our server Yohan was soo authentically friendly and inviting it just started off the experience amazingly. Then the food came and I was blown away but how delicious the...More

Thank Merlinlang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best Ethiopian dinner here. A husband and wife team own, cook and serve with love and attention; they are the most gracious hosts. We’ve had Ethiopian in many cities, but none better than here. So glad we ate here.

1  Thank cararro
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Horn of Africa has to my knowledge, a staff of two! And yet the food tastes as there must have been more people involved. Having a taste of african/ethiopian food-culture, as well as a non-western interior, is a great way of "travelling" abroad. Thank you...More

Thank Odd Einar A
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We ordered a sharing plate, with the most juice chicken and meat, and super soft and yummy bread. I love it when you don't need a fork or knife. You get so much food for a fair price, and the staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Paleimpala
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a good evening at horn of afrika. The food was lovely and the service was excellent. Nicenicenice Very full

Thank Anne V
Reviewed August 6, 2018

It was a wonderful experience getting something special and African for a change. The food was excellent and the service was superb. The price too was very moderate. The atmosphere in the restaurant felt welcoming. It was a good feeling - coming closer to Africa...More

Thank Emmanuel O
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Our dinner at Horn of Africa was easily the best value for money - and taste! - that we’ve had in our time in Norway. The shared mix platter is a fantastic way to sample a range of dishes and the waiter who runs the...More

Thank Frances S
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August 26, 2018|
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Response from bjornlindahl | Reviewed this property |
I have just visited the restaurant, so I do not have any maiø adtess to them. WhenI visited them it was eniugh room to pop in
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May 26, 2017|
Response from GreciaMB | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are open know, just closed on Mondays ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandgaten 212 | Nordnes, Bergen 5004, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen
  • Phone Number: +47 954 25 250
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