Baran Café | Bergen,
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Baran Café
Exceptional based on 21 ratings
Type: Bar (see listing)

Sigurds gate 21
Bergen, Norway 5015 [ print map ]
55232700

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Hours: Sun-Wed:18:00-01:00, Thu-Sat: 18:00-03:00


Mayor: gunnar (3) | Taps: 15 | Bottles: 70


Baran Café

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Beer Available At Baran Café (arranged by most recent)
Trois Dames La Pasionaria Double IPA 86, Trois Dames Winter Sour Ale 86, Rogue Chocolate Stout 99, Trois Dames la Tentation 92, Rogue Mocha Porter 95, Baran L’Orgie Houblon Double IPA , Baran Humlestorm , Baran Wit , Baran Nameless Amber Ale With Espresso Beans , Trois Dames Saison Framboise 89, Trois Dames Black Stout Menthe 44, Trois Dames La Semeuse Espresso Stout 73, Trois Dames Pacifique Pale Ale 45, Trois Dames IPA 89, Baran Humlebris , Trois Dames Bise Noire 68, Trois Dames la Fraîcheur du Soir 74, Hornbeer Grisk 95, Trois Dames Winter Ale , Trois Dames Winter Ale Orange & Ginger 39
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21 reviews for Baran Café
 Ambiance  78%
 Service  73%
 Selection  69%
 Food  65%
 Value  62%
 Overall  71%
 Rating  77%
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  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 10/20
Rune  (425) Tromsø, Norway | October 3, 2012
A small, quite traditional pub located in the central beer destination area of Bergen. My pepperoni pizza delivered from a nearby pizzeria was satisfying and tasted fine with a pint of Magic Rocks Cannonball served from keg. Relaxing atmosphere with Britpop in the background. Has got a decent range of bottled beers and a few interesting ones on tap, however, it is not the second best beer place in Bergen in my book (visited, 18.09.2012).
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Bryne  (382) Bryne, Norway | September 15, 2013
Visited twice during my stay in Bergen, both late Friday/Saturday evening. Lively atmosphere but not too crowded. Three of their own beers on tap and an interesting selection of bottles from Trois Dames, Switzerland. I liked the beers from Baran and had a nice chat with one of the brewers/owners. (Visited September 13 and 14th 2013)
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
gunnar  (381) Sandnes, Norway | November 21, 2009| Updated October 17, 2011
Stumbled upon this nice bar, when Naboen pub was filled to its limits. Good selection of Norwegian micros on tap, as well as a wide bottle selection makes this a nice addition to Naboen and Henrik, which are located in the same neighbourhood. Knowledgeable bartender. Found Ægir harvest ale on tap.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
yngwie  (256) Kristiansand, Norway | June 22, 2014
An interesting place with their own beers on tap. Not of superb quality any of them, a tad too gentle as well, but it’s a nice place to sit back and relax. They keep other beers as well, including some imports they do by themself. A place I can go back to.
64
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 12/20
gyllenbock  (183) Stockholm, Sweden | September 11, 2014
Visited in September 2014. A small and cozy place with friendly service. Their own beers were not available during my visit. The selection was good but not outstanding.
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
beeroverwithme  (147) Tønsberg, Norway | September 7, 2014
This dark and cozy cafe-turned-pub in the heart of Bergen also doubles as a brewery (but not a brewpub, as the brewery is located in another part of Bergen) so they usually have 4-5 of their own Baran beers on tap. Except not when I was there the last time. They’re in the process of expanding the brewery and having thrown out the old fermentation tank haven’t brewed for a while, causing them to run out of beer this summer. But according to the bartender they expect to brew the first batch on the new equipment in a week or two. Despite the lack of Baran beers they offered half a dozen decent guest beers on tap, including a fairly fresh Flying Dog Snake Dog IPA and Swiss sour ale Trois Dames La Tentation. Baran is also less packed at night than say Henrik, so this would be a good choice if you arrive in Bergen late in the evening. The bar also has a fairly good bottle menu, certainly larger than Henrik’s, including Sam Adams Utopias and a very decent doppelbock from Tucher Bräu. Note that the bar used to be famous for its persian food, but the kitchen is now closed so there’s no warm food to be had. Last visited: 2014-09-05
60
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 13/20
abemorsten  (142) Mosterøy, Norway | December 23, 2012
Visited shortly in October with a failed plan to return after an evening meal. Noticed with pleasure two self made brews on tap and both Ægir and Nøgne Ø on tap. The selection, although numerous, seemed a tad on the weak side, but that impression may change during my next visit. Service was friendly and the atmosphere good.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
JamesAllon  (104) , Norway | December 7, 2013
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
garza  (85) Oslo (NO), Caracas (VE), Venezuela | August 16, 2009
Very good selection on bottled and tap beers, norwegian micros and rare and commercial ales. From a small decrepit bar they are now a very nice ambiance pub just in a couple of years.
64
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 14/20
nilsas  (84) Bryne, Norway | September 6, 2014
Koselig pub, helt ok utvalg, god atmosfære. En pub jeg nok kommer til å besøke igjen.

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