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Skolegata, Kristiansund 6509, Norway
+47 71 67 87 78
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“cod” (5 reviews)
“bacon” (4 reviews)
“bacalao” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
$$ - $$$
Skolegata, Kristiansund 6509, Norway
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

My klippfisk was served totally raw and cold from the fridge, as hard and chewy as a car tire. After I pointed out for the waitress that it was raw, they brought me back the very same fish cut up by me before, only warmed...More

Thank allegroassai
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Got a very tasty and well made klippfisk. Unfortunately the friends I was with got a raw piece of fish rather chewy. The chef probably forgot to turn on the stove to cock it. The creme brûlée broke my heart. It was a gelly and...More

Thank gsalvaggio80
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Excellent restaurant, they have a good choice of food, Norwegian cuisine, you eat good fish with also good portions, the service is really good, waitresses are friendly and nice, prices are normal for Norway. It is located in the very centre of Kristiansund, not far...More

1  Thank Wallyontravel
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This fish restaurant was the best we visited in Kristiansund. Since the weather was sunny, we had our dinner outside. We tried both the traditional bacalao and a superbe plate with klippfisk, Stewed peas and bacon, and especially the last one was superb! Nice staff,...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We have found this restaurant through this app, so when we got to Kristiandsund we ate there. First of all the servers were very nice and helpful. We ordered fish soup and for mains fish and chips and the Mexican cod. All of them were...More

1  Thank Φωκίων-Ταξιαρχη... Σ
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited (and left) some restaurants before checking the app, which we should have done at the first place. Apart from that they don't give service on the terrace (we moved inside later) it was a treat. Fine dishes for a (for Norwegian standards) decent...More

Thank Robbert67
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Do you want to try the traditional food of Nordmøre? Then the Sjøstjerna fish restaurant is the place to go! It is pronounced "sher sterna" and means "The Starfish". You can find it on a pedestrian street a block up from the downtown quay. The...More

2  Thank RMORTON
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great food. Very friendly and warm atmosphere. i have been there several times and I have so far never been disappointed. Usually I like to invite my guests out for dinner. Some of them are visiting me every year and they are so pleased going...More

1  Thank Ellen T
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great Seafood place with fish specialities based on dried and salted cod (Bacalao). the restaurant look poor from the outside, but is very cozy inside.

Thank Svante B
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Sjostjerna does not look fancy outside nor inside but the food was good there isn't too many choices on the menu and it is seafood place

Thank trueRoamer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolegata, Kristiansund 6509, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  More og Romsdal  >  Kristiansund
  • Phone Number: +47 71 67 87 78
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