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Bakgarden Bar og Spiseri

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Kjopmannsgata 40, Trondheim 7011, Norway
+47 452 22 488
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11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food, especially the once based on local food. The service was nice service and nice atmosphere. Ordering a table is normally needed.

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Thank Westnorwegian
England
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found the restaurant on Tripadvisor and was not disappointed. The waitress was great and advised us on the Tapas menu. We chose Menu 3 for two people and it was lovely; a nice mezze of lamb, mussels, fish, meatballs, tomatoes, blah, blah. Plenty of food but we also had the tapas sweet and two spoons! Would return, nice place.

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Thank Hazelnutineverybite
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have long wanted to visit Bakgarden, but it took me almost 2,5 years after moving here before it came to a reality. Very nice staff, good on recomendations on both vine,beer and food. exelent tapas!

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Thank Christina K
Keller, Texas
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201 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I had checked the menus out online before deciding to go here. Online they show a lunch tapas menu starting at 160 (5 dishes) and a dinner tapas menu starting at 300 (7 dishes). Our server only showed us a menu with the 7 dish tapas, I asked about the lunch version and she said this was the only menu.... More 

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Thank Deac83
Mo i Rana, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Visited the place with my family on a warm and lovely afternoon, so we chose to sit outside in the pleasant courtyard. There were many guests, but unfortunately only two waiters, so the service was slow. We chose a menu of eight different tapas dishes to share. The food tasted okay, but none of it was particularly exciting. The really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I went with my family with the recommendation from a friend. Not very impressed with the food. The paella was very salty and not a lot of rice in it. The fried cod and fried calamari were OK, didn't wow me. The meatballs definitely not Spanish meatballs. The texture was like Ikea meatballs with Moroccan sauce. The lamb with mango... More 

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Thank Roehamptonfoodie
Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

One of Trondheims best small restaurants. Excellent service and nice atmosphere for a lunch or a dinner. The food is really tasting good, and after one visit you'll for sure want to come back!

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Thank Larstrondheim
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and really friendly waitress. Dinner for two cost under 400NOK, without wine. calamares were great as well as the chicken.

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Thank Nuno F
Trondheim, Norway
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

I have been there to eat some tapas and I have to say that I have been very far from being impressed by the quality of the food. I don't know if it is because I have lived almost 4 years in Spain before but I was quite disappointed by the tapas.

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Thank ViBe12
Stein A, Daglig leder at Bakgarden Bar og Spiseri, responded to this review

Hello Vincent. Sorry to hear you had less than satisfying meal at our restaurant. We do stribe to serve quality food with good local produce. Maybe you could send us a mail and tell us in more deatails about what you found wrong with our quality so we can do something about it. We are allways interested in bettering ourselfes.... More 

Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had a great meal of tapas at this restaurant. Plan to arrive for an early dinner5 pm or make a reservation as it seems very popular with the locals in Trondheim. Everything was delicious and using locally sourced produce is a bonus! Great barista- best coffee in Norway! Staff were attentive and passionate about their restaurant. A great dining... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$59
Cuisine
Norwegian, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kjopmannsgata 40, Trondheim 7011, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Central Norway  >  Sor-Trondelag  >  Trondheim Municipality  >  Trondheim
  • Phone Number: +47 452 22 488
Description
Tapas restaurant with focus on local produce

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?