We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Feinschmecker

) #102 of 1,193 Restaurants in Oslo ₹₹₹₹ French, European,
Balchens gate 5, Oslo 0265, Norway
+47 22 12 93 80
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“turbot” (7 reviews)
“foie gras” (4 reviews)
“chef's menu” (4 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, European, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Balchens gate 5, Oslo 0265, Norway
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (133)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They sent written confirmation of our reservation. When we turned up, they were closed. They had my phone number and email address for the reservation but made no attempt to notify me. We're also out return cab fare, which isn't cheap in Oslo. Overall, a...More

Thank Gibberisher
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were a party of three without a foodie background. We were blown away by the chef's menu. 7 courses of melt in your mouth, subtle flavors and presentation. The chef is rated # 1 in Oslo. The other patrons were upmarket Norwegian. The location...More

1  Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Small, intimate restaurant, very cozy and warm. Excellent service from everyone. We decided to go with the "Chef's Choice," which was a 7-course meal. Each dish was beautifully presented and served, and the quantities were perfect. We were not hurried and spent almost 3 hours...More

1  Thank Butternut1017
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The menu changes every now and then, so go here with an open mind (or check their webpage in advance). We went here a few months ago and had a terrific, but laid back experience. The female server was very professional and let us take...More

Thank Onthegofromthesnow
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic evening, the best food and wines, served in a very relaxed and fresh designed restaurant. It's owned by one of the best master chefs in Norway , Lars Erik Underthun. We will strongly recommend this restaurant in Oslo.

Thank reataurants
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I like innovation in cooking if it works. Often alas, it does not, especially when pairing food with wine. Last night I enjoyed a first-class meal that eschewed modern wizardry, high numbers of ingredients per dish and overly sweet sauces and instead let the ultra-high...More

Thank LouisLaloop
Reviewed 20 February 2017

While my first course was a delicatessen (roasted crayfish tails) the second started - a creamy shellfish soup- was too salty. The main course was fried cod with bacon, mashed potatoes flavored with truffle red wine sauce. The cod was a bit chewy and gave...More

Thank eloilevermil
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This is the place to go if you want an excellent meal in an elegant atmosphere. No noisy music, balanced menu. Best scallops I have ever had.

Thank Kjersti G
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Six people all looking forward to a great Christmas Friday night and not disappointed. What a lovely place with comfort and style. The food was good overall but a touch more care with the cooking of the duck as it was very rubbery. We all...More

Thank GetMyFood
Reviewed 24 November 2016

With an exceptional service and very good space between the tables, you will enjoy the evening in this restaurant. You will be served high quality food and have much to choose from the menu. We had a 4 course Chefs Christmas menu and we all...More

Thank Jan Gunnar B
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Sawan
287 reviews
.41 km away
Vineria Ventidue
43 reviews
.26 km away
El Camino
64 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vigeland Museum
7,031 reviews
.68 km away
Huk
47 reviews
.19 km away
City Museum (Oslo Bymuseum)
75 reviews
.72 km away
National Library (Nasjonalbiblioteket)
26 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Feinschmecker staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 113 - US$ 113
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balchens gate 5, Oslo 0265, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 12 93 80
  • E-mail
Description
Feinschmecker is one of the best known restaurants in the capital city, ranked among the top in Oslo since it opened in 1990. Yet its doors are open to all. Guests receive a warm welcome, whether it be for a gourmet meal or just for a glass of wine. Feinschmecker also welcomes parties and caters for a variety of events! You and your guests can start the evening with a visit to the wine cellar, move up to the kitchen and then end with a meal in the restaurant's chambre separée.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing