Stavanger restaurants

Top Choice Bistro in Stavanger

Egget

In a clapboard building off Steinkargata, this ramshackle, rough-and-ready eatery is small in size but strong on ambition: the food is modern, creative and bang on trend, with an emphasis on freshness, seasonality a…
Top Choice Norwegian in Stavanger

Renaa Xpress Sølvberget

One of three Renaa restaurants in Stavanger, this upmarket cafe pretty much corners the lunchtime market. Go for the daily soup deal, tuck into a huge salad, enjoy a panino topped with Parmaskinke (Parma ham) or røk…
Top Choice International in Stavanger

Renaa Matbaren

Run by top chef Sven Erik Renaa, this smart but unpretentious bistro offers a taste of his food at (reasonably) affordable prices. The menu is classic – grilled local langoustines, entrecôte, lamb shoulder – all wit…
Norwegian in Stavanger

Renaa Restauranten

For a truly exclusive eating experience, head for the flagship restaurant of Michelin-lauded chef Sven Erik Renaa. With just a handful of tables and a limited number of servings, Renaa takes his cue from both place …
Seafood in Stavanger

Torget Fish Market

Stavanger's small fish market isn't a patch on the Bergen version. Still, you can pick up fresh fish here, and try locally harvested oysters, mussels, clams, lobsters and crabs, and the market restaurant does good f…
Burgers in Stavanger

Døgnvill

This slinky burger joint (the Stavanger branch of a Norwegian minichain) does everything right – from its artisan buns, cheeses and salads, through to its locally sourced meats. Go for a Classic, add blue cheese or …
Norwegian in Stavanger

NB Sørensen's Damskibsexpedition

Maritime heritage comes to the fore at this fun, friendly venue, one of copious options along the waterfront. It's covered in nautical memorabilia, and the menu encompasses fish, steaks, burgers, grills and salads, …
Ice Cream in Stavanger

Moo Goo

The only issue at this fun, brightly lit ice-cream parlour is deciding which of the untold number of flavours, toppings and sauces you want to get your lips around. Whether you're going vanilla with a waffle cone an…
Norwegian in Stavanger

Bølgen & Moi

Attached to the Oil Museum, this is a reliable bet for staples like pizzas, burgers, salads and mussels, as well as a seasonally driven set menus in the evening. Glass windows over the water and swift service are al…
Thai in Stavanger

Thai Cuisine

Norwegian Thai often outshines that found elsewhere in Europe and here's a fine example. There's a full menu of Thai standards; dishes have an authentic mix of dry spicing, fresh herbs and chilli. Service is effortl…