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Jacob & Gabriel

$$$$European, ,
Bruene 1, Skien 3724, Norway
+47 35 70 72 91
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Bruene 1, Skien 3724, Norway
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered a three-course-dinner (chef's recommendation, consisting of spawning cod, deer fillet (or was it entrecôte - the waiter couldn't decide), and sea-buckthorn sherbet with a slightly liquorice-tasting fromage and meringue). The cod was good, although a bit overdone. The dessert was a real treat,...More

Thank Normallyhappy2010
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Was a good surprise to visit the new locality for this restaurant in Skien. They Are Now a part of Arkaden shopping center in the midle of the city. Even if early in the week it was full booked and for sure the tasting gourmet...More

Thank Rolf Erik J
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 18 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 9 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 22 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$42
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
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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