Best bars in Oslo

Check out the top bars in Oslo, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Oslo Opera House
1. Oslo Opera House
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171 local reviews
1 Kirsten Flagstads Plass, Gamle Oslo
+47 21 42 21 21
Point of interestEstablishment
Grete
A beautiful building by the water. You can walk on the roof, take photos and have drinks in the bar or go to o…
Henning
Nice view, should be combined with a visit to "Sukkerbiten" a bar made of containers a litle further out behin…
Peter Piotr
A pearl og modern Norwegian architecture.
1. Oslo Opera House
1. Oslo Opera House
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171 local reviews
1 Kirsten Flagstads Plass, Gamle Oslo
+47 21 42 21 21
Grete
Grete
A beautiful building by the water. You can walk on the roof, take photos and have drinks in the bar or go to one of the events there.
Henning
Henning
Nice view, should be combined with a visit to "Sukkerbiten" a bar made of containers a litle further out behind the Opera
Peter Piotr
Peter Piotr
A pearl og modern Norwegian architecture.
2. Karl Johans gate
2. Karl Johans gate
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62 local reviews
Karl Johans gate, Sentrum
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Rebekka
Karl Johans gate is the biggest shopping street in the centre of Oslo, and takes you to the Norwegian Castle! …
Merethe
Oslo`s main street (shops, bars, the King`s Castle in the end of it, "Stortinget"). Walking street with no car…
Veronika
Main shopping-street. Shopping, bars and restaurants. Walking up this street towards the castle you also pass …
2. Karl Johans gate
2. Karl Johans gate
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62 local reviews
Karl Johans gate, Sentrum
Rebekka
Rebekka
Karl Johans gate is the biggest shopping street in the centre of Oslo, and takes you to the Norwegian Castle! You find every thing here. Cl…
Merethe
Merethe
Oslo`s main street (shops, bars, the King`s Castle in the end of it, "Stortinget"). Walking street with no car traffic. Karl Johan starts ou…
Veronika
Veronika
Main shopping-street. Shopping, bars and restaurants. Walking up this street towards the castle you also pass by the parliament building.
3. Aku-Aku Tiki Bar
3. Aku-Aku Tiki Bar
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51 local reviews
32 Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+47 411 76 966
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Audhild
Fantastic drinks, but stay away if you’re in the mood for a pint; the queue at the bar can be awful. The drink…
Troels
A trippy Polynesian inspired bar with a prolific drink menu including everything from tiki drinks served in sk…
Lars
After Bar Boca, why not head over to the neighbour; Aku-Aku? Aku-Aku does not make as good classics as Bar Boc…
3. Aku-Aku Tiki Bar
3. Aku-Aku Tiki Bar
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51 local reviews
32 Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+47 411 76 966
Audhild
Audhild
Fantastic drinks, but stay away if you’re in the mood for a pint; the queue at the bar can be awful. The drinks are worth it, though a good …
Troels
Troels
A trippy Polynesian inspired bar with a prolific drink menu including everything from tiki drinks served in skull-shaped glasses to classic …
Lars
Lars
After Bar Boca, why not head over to the neighbour; Aku-Aku? Aku-Aku does not make as good classics as Bar Boca, but what it lacks in finess…
4. Parkteatret Scene
4. Parkteatret Scene
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33 local reviews
11 Olaf Ryes plass, Grünerløkka
+47 22 35 63 00
Point of interestEstablishment
Patience
Both a bar & a concert hall. The concert side has international stars from lesser known to big names in a wide…
Jasmine
Bar on one side and a concert scene on the other. Good variation of beer and now they also have food. They hav…
Troels
In the heart of Grünerløkka is Parkteatret, originally built as a Norway's first cinema in 1907. Today it is a…
4. Parkteatret Scene
4. Parkteatret Scene
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33 local reviews
11 Olaf Ryes plass, Grünerløkka
+47 22 35 63 00
Patience
Patience
Both a bar & a concert hall. The concert side has international stars from lesser known to big names in a wide array of musical genre. Jazz,…
Jasmine
Jasmine
Bar on one side and a concert scene on the other. Good variation of beer and now they also have food. They have concerts more then once a w…
Troels
Troels
In the heart of Grünerløkka is Parkteatret, originally built as a Norway's first cinema in 1907. Today it is a popular bar and one of the ci…
5. Fru Hagen
5. Fru Hagen
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10 local reviews
40 Thorvald Meyers gate, Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
454 91 904
Establishment
Philip
Popular bar and coffee shop
Beate
Popular lunsj place that turn in to a bar later in the evening.
Benedicte & Simen
Great relaxed atmosphere and the kind of place you can eat a light dinner and just stay for the rest of the ev…
5. Fru Hagen
5. Fru Hagen
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10 local reviews
40 Thorvald Meyers gate, Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
454 91 904
Philip
Philip
Popular bar and coffee shop
Beate
Beate
Popular lunsj place that turn in to a bar later in the evening.
Benedicte & Simen
Benedicte & Simen
Great relaxed atmosphere and the kind of place you can eat a light dinner and just stay for the rest of the evening as people always are com…
6. Bogstadveien
6. Bogstadveien
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71 local reviews
Bogstadveien, Majorstuen
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Christian & Nicolas
One of Oslo's major shopping streets, a short walk from the flat! On this 1 km strip, you'll find clothing, fo…
Francisco
Street with tons of boutiques, restaurants, cafés, and bars in the evenings.
Helen Noebel
Different bars and restaurants gathered
6. Bogstadveien
6. Bogstadveien
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71 local reviews
Bogstadveien, Majorstuen
Christian & Nicolas
Christian & Nicolas
One of Oslo's major shopping streets, a short walk from the flat! On this 1 km strip, you'll find clothing, food, sportswear, furniture and …
Francisco
Francisco
Street with tons of boutiques, restaurants, cafés, and bars in the evenings.
Helen Noebel
Helen Noebel
Different bars and restaurants gathered
7. Cru Vin & Kjøkken
7. Cru Vin & Kjøkken
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8 local reviews
1 Ingelbrecht Knudssøns gate, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+47 23 98 98 98
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Cecilie Ellila
Wine bar with a kitchen - cosy for a nice glass of wine or go all in on their 3-course menu of the day
Pål
Winebar that serves great food as well
Keyna, Lars, Erik & Thomas
Great food and wine selection
7. Cru Vin & Kjøkken
7. Cru Vin & Kjøkken
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8 local reviews
1 Ingelbrecht Knudssøns gate, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+47 23 98 98 98
Cecilie Ellila
Cecilie Ellila
Wine bar with a kitchen - cosy for a nice glass of wine or go all in on their 3-course menu of the day
Pål
Pål
Winebar that serves great food as well
Keyna, Lars, Erik & Thomas
Keyna, Lars, Erik & Thomas
Great food and wine selection
8. The Broker
8. The Broker
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11 local reviews
27 Bogstadveien, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 60 34 80
RestaurantBarFood
Tora Birgitte
Great bar in walking distance, also serves simple food like burgers
Vilhelm
An upscale bar that serves great food and beer. They serve one of the best burger in Oslo (and I have tried ma…
Pål
Nice bar which also serves food - On eof my favourites!
8. The Broker
8. The Broker
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11 local reviews
27 Bogstadveien, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 60 34 80
Tora Birgitte
Tora Birgitte
Great bar in walking distance, also serves simple food like burgers
Vilhelm
Vilhelm
An upscale bar that serves great food and beer. They serve one of the best burger in Oslo (and I have tried many)! It's only a 10 minute wal…
Pål
Pål
Nice bar which also serves food - On eof my favourites!
9. Olympen
9. Olympen
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43 local reviews
15 Grønlandsleiret, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 24 10 19 99
BarRestaurantFood
Hung
Bar and restaurant! Inexpensive norwegian food. Always crowded and great atmosphere!
Ole
Bar and restaurant! Inexpensive norweigan food. Always crowded and great atmosphere.
Yamile
Bar and Restaurant. Is a traditional brown pub, renovated where you can eat delicious norwegian food.
9. Olympen
9. Olympen
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43 local reviews
15 Grønlandsleiret, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 24 10 19 99
Hung
Hung
Bar and restaurant! Inexpensive norwegian food. Always crowded and great atmosphere!
Ole
Ole
Bar and restaurant! Inexpensive norweigan food. Always crowded and great atmosphere.
Yamile
Yamile
Bar and Restaurant. Is a traditional brown pub, renovated where you can eat delicious norwegian food.
10. Colonel Mustard
10. Colonel Mustard
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28 local reviews
2 Darres gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 21 95 05 00
RestaurantBarFood
Mats
Brewery/ burgers/ bar food. Great terrace in summer
Eirik
Relaxed hipster-friendly neighbourhood bar with a good selection of beer and board games
Åge-Johan
Great local hangout, good beer and board games with some bar food.
10. Colonel Mustard
10. Colonel Mustard
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28 local reviews
2 Darres gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 21 95 05 00
Mats
Mats
Brewery/ burgers/ bar food. Great terrace in summer
Eirik
Eirik
Relaxed hipster-friendly neighbourhood bar with a good selection of beer and board games
Åge-Johan
Åge-Johan
Great local hangout, good beer and board games with some bar food.
11. Tim Wendelboe
11. Tim Wendelboe
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69 local reviews
1 Grüners gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 8:30 AM
+47 944 31 627
CafeStoreFood
Mona
The best coffee bar in Oslo with one of the worlds best baristas, Tim Wendelboe. Be aware, they have black wee…
Maiken
Tim Wendelboe is a coffee roastery, an espresso bar and a coffee resource and training centre located in Grüne…
Nina
For the coffee feinschmecker. Grünerlokka has a vast number of coffee bars, but Tim Wendelboe is in a class of…
11. Tim Wendelboe
11. Tim Wendelboe
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69 local reviews
1 Grüners gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 8:30 AM
+47 944 31 627
Mona
Mona
The best coffee bar in Oslo with one of the worlds best baristas, Tim Wendelboe. Be aware, they have black weeks, because the coffee is to g…
Maiken
Maiken
Tim Wendelboe is a coffee roastery, an espresso bar and a coffee resource and training centre located in Grünersgate 1, Oslo, Norway. Our go…
Nina
Nina
For the coffee feinschmecker. Grünerlokka has a vast number of coffee bars, but Tim Wendelboe is in a class of its own. Year after year it c…
12. Bar Boca
12. Bar Boca
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32 local reviews
30 Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 976 21 092
BarPoint of interestEstablishment
Patience
Bar Boca and Aku Aku near by are known for the best cocktails in the city. A fun Tiki-like atmosphere. Bar Bo…
Gry Elise
One of the oldest and nicest bars in Grunerløkka where the locals hang, and easily talk. Best bartenders in to…
Kristiane
Bar Boca is one of the smallest bars in town, but their cocktail list is nothing short of impressive. The beau…
12. Bar Boca
12. Bar Boca
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32 local reviews
30 Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 976 21 092
Patience
Patience
Bar Boca and Aku Aku near by are known for the best cocktails in the city. A fun Tiki-like atmosphere. Bar Boca is tiny though so if there …
Gry Elise
Gry Elise
One of the oldest and nicest bars in Grunerløkka where the locals hang, and easily talk. Best bartenders in town. Great drinks and nice atmo…
Kristiane
Kristiane
Bar Boca is one of the smallest bars in town, but their cocktail list is nothing short of impressive. The beautiful fifties decor gives the …