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Rorbua

#34 of 1,212 Restaurants in Oslo
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, European, Soups
Stranden 71, Oslo 0250, Norway
+47 22 83 64 84
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“smoked whale” (21 reviews)
“fish soup” (35 reviews)
“game stew” (6 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is situated in the new Aker Brygge area and is a fair walk from the Nobel Peace Centre. After we entered we waited for some time before we were greeted and were close to walking out (other guests after us did in fact...More

Thank Dannyturpin1989
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Rorbua to try something new (well I did anyway). After being told to sit where we wanted we sat by the window looking out on Akker Brygge. After a shirt time we made our order, the waitress was very pleasant and convinced...More

Thank Adam F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited after reading reviews on line and walking the harbour earlier on in the day, noting it would be a nice area to go back and eat in. I myself had the fish and shellfish soup (which was delicious!) and my partner the meat...More

Thank welshinperth28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We read about this restaurant being a typical fish restaurant at Akker Brygge, the long boulavard along the seashore harbour of Oslo. You really have to walk all the way to the end of the blvd, because it is a bit tucked away to the...More

Thank Diederik V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

How this place is in the top percentage of restaurants in Oslo I have no clue! We arrived to a fairly empty restaurant between Christmas and New Year, surprising as it was one of the few that were open at this time of year. We...More

Thank LisaMDL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Rorbua with a friend and our sole intention was to enjoy local Norwegian food and drinks. My meal was a combination of seafood and reindeer meat and it was so yummy. I paired my meal with a local beer and was a very...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had to try the Norwegian meats on offer and with beef, deer, rein deer and whale on a skewer...I had to try it all. The reindeer was delicious. It was tender and fell apart whilst chewing, the beef and deer was a little more...More

Thank Nomeian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in Oslo on our enormous cruise ship, and had 13 hours in this amazing city. One thing we love to do is to eat at restaurants featuring the local cuisine. Take my advice: if you are kindred spirits about that,...More

Thank Gem1920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended by the tourist information centre at central station - had the Salmon and fish soup .. delicious!! Very friendly staff :)

Thank Cj_JennBeck
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here before my flight back to UK. Nice traditional restaurant with great food, amazing ingredients. I had the whale starter (pic) and the reindeer steak (first pic). Both of them cooked at perfection in particular reindeer was very tender. Place is quite...More

Thank Il_Viaggi083
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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$ 13 - US$ 48
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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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
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