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Rorbua

#33 of 1,208 Restaurants in Oslo}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, European, Soups
Stranden 71, Oslo 0250, Norway
+47 22 83 64 84
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“smoked whale” (21 reviews)
“fish soup” (33 reviews)
“game stew” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Stranden 71, Oslo 0250, Norway
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Comfortable restaurant that's a great place to try local food. Excellent fish soup and different sampler plates big enough to share. Service was friendly and food was affordable (for Norway), so we came back twice! Would recommend!

Thank AKTraveler50
Reviewed 5 days ago

A nice pub with a kind of Northern Norway atmosphere. God beer and a good atmosphere. Want a beer? Visit Rorbua

Thank Jon Anders T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was out of this world. Especially the skewer with the whale, beef, reindeer and venison. If you have an Oslo pass you'll get 20% off the food. We enjoyed it so much that we wanted to go the last night again, but we...More

Thank budgetfussy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking dor good local food, look no further. The fried whale and the mussels were amazing. Definitely amazing!

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant in a new and nice area of Oslo. Typical food, like the whale, is perfect. The price a bit high but in the standards of the city.

Thank Daniele_1517
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a GREAT restaurant. Service is outstanding. Sophia really works hard to make you feel at home. And the food? Come and try it. We eat Nordnorsk Fjol, a board with several different fishes, Feskesuppa and Tilslorte Lofotpiker for desert. And we are very...More

Thank rpipa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are from Chicago and wanted to try a traditional local fare. We had the taste of Norway, the stew and the seafood sampler. The food was good and the staff was very friendly. We had heard about the brown cheese and our server even...More

Thank canrubu
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Wow, what a great place to sit enjoy a beverage and eat. The fish soup is out of this world. Prices are relatively good for Oslo and the area. Did I mention the fish soup?

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We went to this restaurant, situated in Aker Brygge, to celebrate my wife's birthday. It's cosy and nicely decorated, with a lot of wood . My wife chose the reindeersteak, I went for the reindeer and moose stew , and we were both happy with...More

Thank KoenDT
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We stopped here as part of a food tour to taste traditional Nordic food. We got our money's worth!! They served a large plate with shark, whale, salmon, cod, reindeer plus vegetables. Almost everything was either raw, pickled or smoked. I loved it. The interior...More

Thank bikehog
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11 January 2017|
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Response from PH15 | Reviewed this property |
I've seen people making reservations for 7pm. If you go before 7pm and have a small group, then you will be able to get a table without reservation. The two times I was there it was not very full (I was there between 5 and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 46
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stranden 71, Oslo 0250, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 83 64 84
  • E-mail
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