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Cafe Opera

$$ - $$$International, ,
Engen 18 | Right next to DNS, The National Theater, Bergen 5011, Norway
+47 55 23 03 15
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pan fried cod” (3 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
International, Norwegian, Bar, Cafe, Scandinavian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Engen 18 | Right next to DNS, The National Theater, Bergen 5011, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered an excellent cordtado in the morning and returned in the late afternoon for the Chana Masala entrée, which was quite delicious and unexpected. The menu has a lot of good choices. This cafe appears to have great support from the local patrons. Service...More

Thank GyrFalcons
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for a very late breakfast at lunch time and this cafe had a great menu. The owner is Spanish so the quality of food and ingredients is really high, while the coffee is strong and fantastic - exactly how it should be...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Looks like the cafe doubles as an after-hours dance bar. Our food was surprisingly good; fish, as I recall. The kitchen is in the basement, and the food comes up via dumbwaiter. It arrived at our table fairly quickly after we placed our order. The...More

Thank Bryce G
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Couple of burgers and some pan fried cod - great food; Sunshine though the window - bonus; Coffee refills @ 1/2 price - priceless

Thank edward946
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for drinks whilst in Bergen. Nice place, decent service, average drinks. Food looked really nice though.

Thank Holzfrog
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Was here for a short break to get a coffee latte and a hot chocolate with cream and it costed over 100 NOK and the hot chocolate didn’t taste much of chocolate...

Thank Remi K
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, we had two of the meals fromm the omelette menu and they were good value at around 140KR (and even cheaper if you have a Bergen card). Good portions. The decor is simple and cheerful but nothing extravagant. Would eat here again.

Thank erasmus40k
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We visited the Cafe Opera on our first morning in Bergen. We all had omelettes of various flavors and they were all quite good. Their coffee and tea was good as well. They also have gluten free options. The service was friendly and the food...More

Thank AuthorMomManhattan
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great cafe with wonderful dishes. Recently had a really good focaccia with chicken and curry and a delicious hot chocolate. Perfect for a rainy day in Bergen. Nice staff!

Thank Maren B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I enjoy sitting either outside when the weather allows it or upstairs close to the windows. The cafe has a nice atmosphere and the tea and coffee is nice. Once though, my friend and I decided to eat here. I ordered the bacalao and my...More

Thank Tina0504
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22 April 2016|
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Response from Hjørdis T | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Cafè Opera just texted me. They have what you want, and you can even choose the amount of money you want to give;) I am sure your friend will be very surprised;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:30 AM
10:00 AM - 3:30 AM
10:00 AM - 3:30 AM
11:00 AM - 3:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Engen 18 | Right next to DNS, The National Theater, Bergen 5011, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 23 03 15
  • E-mail
Cafe Opera is a cafe, restaurant, pub, club and art gallery all in one. Freshly made omelettes and sandwiches are served until 4 PM every day. A full menu is served from opening time until 11 PM (11.30 PM from late July and throughout August). We are fully licensed. Relax in a sofa upstairs or enjoy a game of backgammon or chess. Live music every Thursday at OperaJam. DJ's and various club music every Friday and Saturday night. Hope to see you!
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