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Colonialen Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 90 16 00
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kong Oscars gate 44, Bergen 5017, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Perfect start of the lunch with an exquisite gin & tonic in the foodbar. Nice selection of wine to interesting dishes! Tartar and asian dumplings are recommended!

Thank Håvard L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and i had the pleasure of eating at the best restaurant in Bergen last night. It took a bit of time to get a reservation and let me tell you, it was worth it. We were greeted at the door, brought to our...More

Thank SkullyDandC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fernando was awesome & super helpful. We had a wonderful meal I think I’m still stuffed. The bone marrow & pork were great. The rhubarb parfait like dessert was dream worthy.

Thank Leila F
Reviewed March 13, 2018

I had the ten course meal with matched wines. It was an extraordinary gastronomic experience. One of the best meals I've had in a long time across Europe - it is extraordinary that they don't have two stars (at least). The staff were very pleasant,...More

1  Thank Ainsterman
Reviewed December 18, 2017

We paid 4000 NOK for food and vine, two persons. Had to go to McDonald after the meal. May be we did not understand to appreciate the food we were served. However, we left the restaurant hungry and disappointed.

Thank Arne Otto F
Reviewed November 18, 2017

One of the most unique meals I've had in a while. We opted for the 5 course tasting menu and everything on it was delicious. The Chef was really creative and paired flavours together that I would have never thought of. At first, it doesn't...More

1  Thank Undaunted_Courage
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

one of the top restaurants in this town. high quality service with very high quality food. we had five course dining menu and it was outstanding. desserts are just masterpiece! after the dinner we went into their bar which was also very good. highly recommended!!!!

Thank Ta T
Reviewed October 19, 2017

The food was cold, the waiter rude and the restaurant didn't supply food for the people with coeliac disorder. Stray away especially if you have allergies

1  Thank Ingfrid71
Reviewed October 8, 2017

We popped in at the "Matbar" for a drink during the cycling championship. Great place; fast and friendly service. We will be back for food next time.

Thank Espen B
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Ignore what some people have said about this restaurant, the food here was excellent when we went. On par with some of the 3 Michelin Star restaurants we have been too. Why this place has not gain a star is beyond comprehension - come on...More

2  Thank Jason C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, After-hours
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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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