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Jacob & Gabriel

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Bruene 1, Skien 3724, Norway
+47 35 70 72 91
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Bruene 1, Skien 3724, Norway
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had an exellent evening at Jacob og Gabriel. We ordered 5 dishes with wines, which was a success. We were introduced to several wonderful dishes, with suitable wines. The prices this march are great. My favourite place to dine in Skien!

Thank Mette N
sondre_moland, Guest Relations Manager at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Mette Thank you so much for your great review of our restaurant! I'm very happy to hear you were pleased with the wines, food served and, of course, the prices ;) Hope to see you again soon! Sondre

Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had the plessure of booking Jacob & Gabriel - Folkegourmet for a party of 40 people. We got served a three course meal, which was a plessure from start to finish. I would recommend this resturant to anyone that are planing a big dinner...More

Thank StenTrygve
sondre_moland, Guest Relations Manager at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi Sten Trygve Thank you for your great review. I'm very happy to hear you and your party was happy with your visit, and thank you again for your recommendation. We have experience with everything from single diners to parties of over 100 people, so...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Excellent food, well composed menu. The wines are expensive, what is quite normal in Norway. The service very friendly and not disturbing.More

Thank bm6939
sondre_moland, Guest Relations Manager at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi bm6939 Thank you so much for your kind words, and for nominating us as the best restaurant in Telemark! What an honour! I'm glad you enjoyed our food and service. We try to keep the prices of our wines as low as we can...More

Reviewed 16 December 2016

Had an excellent 4cours meal,with just the right wines to each meal. The staff were welcoming,friendly and with a lot of knowledge about food and wine. Cozy atmosphere. The best restaurant in Skien !More

Thank aslrun
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hello Alsrun. Thank you for your very kind review of our restaurant! I`m glad the food and the wine menu hit the spot ;) Our waiters take a lot of pride in matching the right wines to every meal when a new menu is set...More

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Great food, magic interiors and atmosphere. Authentic organic food made with passion. Wine paring with food. Sesonal menuMore

1  Thank Mateusz W
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Matheusz Thank you for your great review! You are correct in that our food is made with lots of passion, and we are lucky to have a great crew of chefs who live and breathe food and taste. Welcome back, we look forward to...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

The Place has a very cosy and warm interiour. The food is very tasty, the staff can give good advice concerning appropriate beverage. There are course-menues available and of course a la carte.More

Thank jresare
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Jresare. Thank you for a great review. I`m very happy you had such a great experience with us. We take great pride in having skilled front of house that know the wines and the food in and out. So happy that we have succeeded...More

Reviewed 17 November 2016

Excellent food and service, and the small dishes of surprise that was given to the table without ordering from the meny. Awesome. Thank you.More

Thank Ingeborg L
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Ingeborg Thank you for the great review, and very kind words about both our food and service. We try to always suprise with small extra dishes or other twists and turns, so your visit here will never be boring or predictable. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 21 October 2016

At last we took time to visit this fantastically renowned restaurant - a rare place to find outside the larger cities in Norway. And we were certainly treated with some absolutely mouth-orgasmic treats that kept rolling out of the kitchen :-) This is a real...More

Thank Morten S
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Morten! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review. Mouth-orgasmic must be one of the best words to describe food! Glad we could deliver ;) Also happy we could prove that it`s possible to deliver great food and...More

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great food, with amazing tastes from local produce. Our waitress was very friendly and informative with great pairing of wines with each course. Well worth a visit when in Skien

Thank NDR28
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi NDR28 Thank you for the great review of our restaurant. I`m very pleased you were happy with the food and drink, and recieved great service when you were here. Hope to see you again the next time you are in the area. Regards Sondre

Reviewed 4 September 2016

Excellent food, great variation of meals, nice ambiance and good service. If you're in the city, you should definitely visit!

Thank perottor
sondre_moland, Kundeansvarlig at Jacob & Gabriel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Hello Thank you for taking the time to write such a good review of our restaurant. It is much appretiated, and what we love to hear. I hope to see you again soon Have a lovely weekend Sondre Moland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$39
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bruene 1, Skien 3724, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Telemark  >  Skien Municipality  >  Skien
  • Phone Number: +47 35 70 72 91
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Description
We specialize in set menu for a very good price compared to what you are served. A la carte is also a possibility
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