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Wesselstuen

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Sentrum
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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Oevre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
+47 55 55 49 49
Today
00:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 14:00 - 21:30
Mon - Wed 00:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Norway is expensive and it would be easy just to eat out of the convenience shops to save money. This is the place to go if you only have the budget for one splurge. We both had the cod meals and were really impressed. The fish was perfectly cooked and the veg it came with was equally as good. The... More 

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Thank sscarllet
Ragnvald M, Leder  at Wesselstuen, responded to this review

Hi, sscarllet. Thank you so much for your visit, and for the kind words. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again. All the best from all of us here at Wesselstuen More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This restaurant was a real highlight of our stay in Bergen… So much so, we visited twice! The service provided by Mate was exceptional and one of the reasons we revisited. The food we ordered was at the suggestion of Mate and did not disappoint. The fish soup starter and reindeer main course were both cooked to perfection, with the... More 

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Ragnvald M, Leder  at Wesselstuen, responded to this review

Hi, RyanBu25. Thank you very much for the kind words. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again. Kind regards from all of us at Wesselstuen. More 

Budapest, Hungary
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I've been visited Norway for a long time and somehow I couldn't find a classic restaurant which has the Norwegian style in the atmosphere, food, service till I found Wesselstuen in Bergen finally!!! The place itself is a unique restaurant in Norway in many ways. The whole venue has a special, Norwegian charm, the ornaments, the whole interior invites us... More 

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Sandefjord, Norway
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141 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Charming place that served us a fantastic "lutefisk" plate. Nicely prepared and it had fantastic taste. The service where way above what others have written so i have no problem recommending this place.

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Thank Oistein_O
Ragnvald M, Leder  at Wesselstuen, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us. It is always nice to hear from a happy guest. We wish you a happy new year and hope to see you again in 2017. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Enjoyed it all. The food the atmosphere the staff.experienced real Norwegian food. The place looks exactly how I hoped with norse art and beams. Prices are ok considering the quality of food.

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Federal Way, Washington
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed an early Sunday afternoon dinner with my Bergen family. Prices seemed high even for Norway, but Wesselstuen besides being a Bergen institution, is in the middle of the tourist track. The two fish selections ordered by our party were cooked perfectly; the mussels dish and the chicken both satisfactory. Unfortunately the two of us who ordered the famous Bergen... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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205 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Maybe Bergen's famous eatery once, but today this place is a shame. The atmosphere is terrible 80s, and the food average. The service was not particularly good even the restaurant was almost empty (on a Saturday night!). I had a quite good fish, but when eating seafood in such an "upper" restaurant at Norway's west coast I expect creativity, perfection... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

From the outside, this place looks a wee bit murky, but once inside it opens up into a lovely dining room with table linen. We chose a quiet day lunch-wise, so we had good service and the food was well prepared and served. I had a burger, which was excellent.

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San Ramon, California
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1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We have family in Bergen who brought us here. Charming, historical place with excellent food and great service. It was a very slow Sunday night and we had almost the whole place to ourselves. The fish soup (creamy, chowder like) was delicious and so was the burger and the baked fish. Decent beer and wine selection too. It's just far... More 

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Beaver Creek, Colorado
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155 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This restaurant is in an old building just off King Olav V square, in a warm room with lots of wood and a host of old murals on the walls; a very cozy spot. The menu is short but has a good balance of fish, meat and vegetarian. I had the fish soup which was good and the veal loin... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$42
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 21:30
Monday
00:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oevre Ole Bulls Plass 6, Bergen 5012, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 55 49 49

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?