Restaurant / Café

Make your trip to the museum even more enjoyable by having lunch or dinner in tasteful surroundings!

At KODE there are three eateries with assorted menus.

Bien Centro in KODE 1 is a restaurant and bar
Welcome to our new restaurant in KODE 1! Bien Centro offers classic italian food, pizza from a wood-fired owen, homemade pasta, italian gelato and cakes.

Opening hours Bien
Mondays, from 16:00–23:00
Tuesday–Sunday, from 12:00–23:00


Smakverket in KODE 2 is a café with a lunch menu.
Generous lunch dishes, freshly brewed coffee, newly-baked scones and muffins – take an art-break at one of Bergen’s most popular cafés. With a rich menu of delectable dishes and beverages, it’s easy to sit a while at Smakverket. Locally-sourced bacon, poached eggs, crisp salad – top-quality produce in the hands of dedicated cooks, who discover good taste through ever-new combinations.

The experience ends with a coffee prepared by our expert baristas who use beans from Norway’s best coffee roasters. Then continue your visit to KODE’s museums. For more information, go to:

Opening hours Smakverket
Open every day, from 11:00 - 17:00


Lysverket in KODE 4 is a restaurant, bar and nightclub.
Featured in New York Times 2017 as "redefining Nordic Cuisine" Lysverket is a restaurant and bar presenting a modern Norwegian cuisine with focus on local seafood, but you will also find meat- and vegetable dishes on the menu. The restaurant offers a longer a la carte menu as well as set menus – this makes Lysverket perfect for everything from a snack, a glass in the bar, a casual dinner – or a full evening out! Under the concept "traditional dishes" Lysverket also offers a selection of Norwegian traditional dishes with Lysverkets touch.

For more information and the menu, go to:

Opening hours Lysverket:
Lunch: Tuesday- Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00
Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday: 18:00 - 22:00
Between lunch and dinner the restaurant offers a nice selection of small and larger dishes
The bar stays open till 01:00 Tuesday - Saturday