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Potetkjelleren Restaurant

) #53 of 308 Restaurants in Bergen €€€€ European, ,
Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
+47 55 32 00 70
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after a recommendation from the tourist information centre. It is a delightful setting in what was a stable and cellar for potatoes. We received a warm welcome and hung our coats in the coat room provided. We were quickly seated in...More

Thank keving19582017
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you so much for your review here on Tripadvisor! We hope to see you again :) Best regards, Team Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was dreadful. We had to wait 80 minutes for our starter,despite it and the main course having been ordered before we attended.Mushroom risotto isn't that difficult to make. We then had a long wait for the main course. They did not even offer...More

Thank JimHoran
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Sir I remember you very well First I want to thank you for taking the time to write a review, like you promised when you were here. This gives us the chance to see how we can improve ourself as a restaurant and a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Potetkjelleren has it's name in english like the potatobasement/cave. This is Our first visit to this restaurant very nice place in our hometown Bergen. Good menue with meat, fish etc. We had the raindeer fillet that was super with good redwine sauce. The offer...More

Thank JTLiseth
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! :) Thank you so much for taking the time to give us an review here at tripadvisor! Hope to see you again soon, Potetkjelleren Team :)

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Located in an historic potato cellar (thus the name) this restaurant was first rate. We ate in what was the former stable which has a low rounded ceiling. Service was excellent as was the food. The reindeer was tender and not at all like venison....More

Thank desimoneruby1
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi :) Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a reievew here on tripadvisor. We really appreciate it! Its nice to hear that you had a nice time in our restaurant and we really hope too see you again! :) Team...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

Firstly, one negative. Bergen is expensive. A great restaurant in Bergen especially so. The cheapest bottle of wine here was £50 and it was lovely, but in no way could our meal be anything more than a one-off treat. That one negative aside, we had...More

Thank Andrew W
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Hi Andrew, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us an review :) We are glad to hear that your dinner was fantastic, and hopefully you will get wealthier, but anyhow we wish that you have the time to visit us again...More

Reviewed 22 March 2017

We went there twice and the food and service was excellent on both occasions. The food was well served and everything was explained (Norwegian specialities). The restaurant is a little difficult to find but go from the main road, past Starbucks on your left and...More

Thank davidrI402VX
AleksanderPotet, servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi David, It is so nice to hear that you have enjoyed your stays and meals here at Potetkjelleren. Both positive and negative reviews keeps us on our toes, and makes us push forward to serve good food, and give good service. Thank you so...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stumbled onto this place by accident. Major excavation on this street and the restaurant we were looking for was not to be found. The food was expensive ($70US @ for entree + beer) and highly forgettable. Potatoes are the specialty of the house and our...More

Thank Willie L
AleksanderPotet, Servitør at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi Willy, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoyed your stay and meal here at Potetkjelleren. Both positive and negative reviews keeps us on our toes, and makes us push forward to serve good food, and give good service. We are truly...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

I am writing this review in English, so those who have written last comment, could understand it easily. I have been in Potetkjelleren few times, drinking beer, wine, eating dinner (i have already checked out turkey, cod and deer). Atmosphere, service, food are more than...More

Thank Roger S
AleksanderPotet, Waiter at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Hi there! It is so nice to hear that you have enjoyed your stays and meals here at Potetkjelleren. Both positive and negative reviews keeps us on our toes, and makes us push forward to serve good food, and give good service. We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a place worth dining in if you are interested in fine dining. While it does not offer much from outside, the interior is lovely to behold. It offers a simple design, yet to dine within its walls is a lovely experience. The dishes...More

Thank Angury
AleksanderPotet, Waiter at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Hi! Thank you for writing a review. Thank you so much for your nice feedback, it is very rewarding. Hope to see you again. Best wishes Aleksander, Potetkjelleren

Reviewed 18 December 2016

I am writing this in English so turists that come to Bergen are warned to avoid this place. We had a Christmas dinner here this weekend and everthing was terrible and incredibly expensive. There was 10 of us and we are in the cellar where...More

Thank Jack R
AleksanderPotet, Daglig leder at Potetkjelleren Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Dear Mr Jack R, I will reply to you in English, so that everyone can understand my reply also. First of all I would like to thank you for creating a profile on Tripadvisor to give us an review, even though it is a bad...More

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peter h
hello, will you be open either Tuesday dec 27th or wed dec 28th? there are 3 of us that would like to come in for dinner. It is our first visit to bergen and you came highly recommended. thank you, peter hansen
14 December 2016|
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Response from Bjarte | Property representative |
Hello Peter, I am pleased to hear good things about us. We are open for business on December 28th. Please contact us if you would like to book a table. If you should happen to be in Bergen on the 31st of December, we have a... More
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Cherrie C
Will your restaurant open on Dec 26? Thanks!
20 November 2016|
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Response from Bjarte | Property representative |
Hi Cherrie C. I am sorry, but we are closed on Dec 26...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$89
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kong Oscars gate 1a, Bergen 5017, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 32 00 70
  • E-mail
Description
Folkelig gourmet i rustikke kjellerlokaler med sjarm og lidenskap!
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