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$$ - $$$, American,
Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
+47 79 02 13 00
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (93 reviews)
“pepper steak” (17 reviews)
“nachos” (11 reviews)
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Norwegian, American, Bar, International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sadly the menu is quite restrictive(only 2 options, Margarita pizza and a lentil stew) for vegetarians/vegans. That said what they did have was very nice. The staff are fantastic as is the atmosphere. Would recommend, especially for non vegetarians 👍🏼More

Thank oddessy_uk
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi! Thank you for writing an review. For vegetarians as you say we serve an Indian lentil stew with raita sauce and naan bread and a vegetarian pizza with leek, red pepper, pineapple, mushrooms and corn. If you would like to order a Margarita pizza...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the moose burger and fries. Tasty! Not too game which I was worried about. If you want a truly exceptional meak though, try Huset.

Thank Chantal Y
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Chantal! Thanks for writing an review after your visit at Kroa. Glad you liked our moose burger with sweet potato fries. Zandra

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The palce is average and staff is not too keen to please. Food is average, dessert is fantastic. Asked for an entrecote, but they were not allowed to sell it before they had gotten rid of the daily special. NEVER HEAR SUCH NONSENSE IN MY...More

Thank J7470WHjohnb
Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you for writing an review. Glad you liked our peppernøis. Welcome back when you visit Longyearbyen next time. Kroa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

KROA means “Pub”, and we had a great time at this one. When we asked our very helpful waiter which of the appetizers an American might like, he immediately said, “whale”. We’d already decided to try that, and were glad to hear our choice confirmed....More

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Kroa, Manager at Kroa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for writing an review. Our whale starter is very popular and also our pepprnøis and clipfish. Glad you tried them all. Welcome back to Kroa! Zandra, Kroa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and fantastic service! There was really good vegetarian food on both the lunch and dinner menus. Dinners are reservation, but lunch is not. However, I didn't know this and walked in hoping for dinner once. One of the staff was kind enough to...More

Thank Maxwell S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Real quality food , most others has cafeteria food like fastfood or pizzeria, The funny ting is that Kroa means cafeteria. , Its cosy , good service , great menu with tasty food .

Thank Corelli S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and cozy, and amazing food. They have something for everyone, from steak to seafood and nachos/pizza. Service was splendid, minimal waiting and great desserts.

Thank elle963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very cosy. Everything out of wood. And the seats are with arctic animal skins. We were here two times. Make sure you book a table well ahead ! Because this restaurant is very popular and always full. Without a reservation it will...More

Thank nuti2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a very chilly night in the last week of February when I came to Kroa with my wife for a dinner. We had a very nice pizza and amazing drinks. The staff were efficient and we also experienced a nice magic show.

Thank Mrinmoy_Datta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple food well made, but most of all a great cafe/bar where you can hang out, friendly service and great decor.

Thank Topskihorspistes
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rob s
25 February 2016|
Response from Kroa | Property representative |
Hi Rob! A pint of tap lager costs 53Nok. We server Mack Actic anf Mack Bayer on tap and it is a beer from Tromsø in northern Norway. Welcome to Kroa!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$130
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pb 150, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Svalbard  >  Spitsbergen  >  Longyearbyen
  • Phone Number: +47 79 02 13 00
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Welcome to Svalbards most relaxed and historical restaurant, for celabraiting a birthday, romantic dinner or for a glass together with the local citizens. Our menu are focused on seasonal ingredients and our chefs and waiters work hard to serve you the best as they can. Our opening hours are 11:30-02:00 every day. You will find us right in the center of town, just a few minutes walk from most hotels in Longyearbyen.
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