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Cafe Oliven

Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
+47 64 95 95 81
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good60%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (3 reviews)
“blue cheese” (2 reviews)
“sun” (2 reviews)
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European, Italian, International, Healthy, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
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Reviews (73)
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

When visiting Son on a sunny weekend day, you'll find that the restaurants by the water are quite packed and also quite expensive. So we walked into the nearby streets amd quickly found Cafe Oliven, a clean and sunny place. The menu selection was great,...More

Thank Rune O
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Portion size, fantastic! Food quality, fantastic! Price, fair! Can totally recommend this place in a quaint small town

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by this lovely restaurant in town center without a reservation at 7:00pm on a Saturday. The staff were able to get us a table after approx 5min waiting. The atmosphere was excellent in the old, rustic and solid wooden house....More

Thank mortenbrodahl
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We received a warm welcome, and we had friendly and efficient service the Whole time. I found the colours and decoration very attractive. The Venison dish was nicely presented and really tasty. We tried all Three desserts they offered, and they were also very good....More

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Got here 10 persons in total and got good seating. Kind of slow service from waitress....it took long time to place orders and there was no follow up for dessert or coffee. And the resturant was not more than 1/4 full. Food was on an...More

Thank Ray A
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I had the nachos with meat etc. it tasted quiet good, but they could have put more cheece in between as the middle part of the dish was just dry nachos. My wife had the pizza which was pretty good! good service.

Thank TrondM
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A nice meny with much to choose from. Good quality of the food and the place had nic surroundings. Live music and view down to the sea. Recommended.

Thank 997st_les
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't like the Olivenburger. Missed a juicy burger with taste. I asked for pommes frites, instead of sweet potatoe, but got sweet potatoe. But I can recommend the fish soup and mussels. I also wishes that the smokers had their own area outside.

Thank Gøril B K
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is newly renovated and the ambience is very nice! Food was excellent but the wine menu could have more selections. Staff very nice and serviceminded but the level did suffer since it was extremely busy. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank sirilande
Reviewed 16 October 2015

It is not the best restaurant in town, but it is the "institution" in Son where all the locals meet. And the restaturant have great food and service. So please have a Go at it, if your are in this beautiful place.

Thank Henningsan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 2:30 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Akershus  >  Vestby Municipality  >  Son
  • Phone Number: +47 64 95 95 81
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