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Sjobua

€€€€, Seafood, European
Brunholmgata 1A, Alesund 6004, Norway
+47 70 12 71 00
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster soup” (9 reviews)
“monkfish” (8 reviews)
“fresh fish” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Norwegian, Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Brunholmgata 1A, Alesund 6004, Norway
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a very good meal, and there is something for everyone on the menu. This is mainly a fish restaurant, so I took the gratinated codfish (bacalao). Good food and good service.

Thank Jan-Ove H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

You dine right by the water, service minded staff, fresh and tasty seafood served promptly. Presentation on the plate could be improved.

Thank molanOslo
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great location physically on the harbour, great menu and wine list. The place is very nicely decorated. Staff very Efficient and experienced notwithstanding they were mostly young. Generous portions, ample choiche and Good execution. Based on Norwegian standards, it was probably one of the most...More

Thank GBMOLL
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Made reservations and was seated near the glass doors/windows over looking the harbor. Very friendly staff and very accommodating. I had the smoked whale meat appetizer and the Hake for dinner, my wife had the Mussels.

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to try this place after having dinner at Maki the night before. Big dining place with a larger menu. Service was ok for us since we were the first diners just after 6pm but started to get slow from 7.30pm when most diners came....More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

may be the best cod entre I've had. expensive but thtas what we were expecting The staff were very nice although oir waiter figured were in over our heads

1  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Godd atmosphere. Excellent fish choices. The fish soup was heavy on cream and a bit bland. other dishes quite good. expensive

Thank agaryco
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I was a bit disappointed the last time our big family visited Sjobua. This time everything was simply outstanding. The twelve of us had a wide variety of their courses, and every single one was made to perfection. Some even combined two of their starters...More

Thank Kimmen1
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Quick and efficient service and high quality food. A good seafood option with local specialties like smoked whale as an appetizer. Both the hake and the monkfish were excellent.

Thank Magnus S
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I read some mixed reviews, but it appears that the management have too. We encountered none of the issues others have raised. We are visitors to the area and it is unlikely we will return any time soon, yet we had excellent service in the...More

1  Thank Stirlings
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Norwegian, Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brunholmgata 1A, Alesund 6004, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  More og Romsdal  >  Alesund
  • Phone Number: +47 70 12 71 00
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Description
By Brosundet canal you can enjoy exquisite seafood at Sjobua Fiskerestaurant. The courses are made in accordance with the areas food traditions. Tanks inside the restaurant keep the fish fresh. Sjobua Fiskerestaurant is situated in a renovated warehouse used for fish processing. Here you can enjoy a delicious sortiment of courses with fish and shellfish, made from fresh raw materials. Try tasty meals with for instance monkfish, cod, halibut, catfish and stingray. Fishing boats deliver fresh crabs and lobsters to the restaurant, and they are kept in crab pots outside in Brosundet canal. Inside the restaurant there are also special tanks where live shellfish and fish are held, so the guests are treated to fresh seafood of the highest quality, and a beautiful view of Brosundet canal from the restaurants gives a pleasant setting for the meal.
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