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Lofotstua

#150 of 1,212 Restaurants in Oslo
$$ - $$$, , Seafood
Kirkeveien 40, Oslo 0368, Norway
+47 22 46 93 96
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (5 reviews)
“arctic char” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Scandinavian, Norwegian, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kirkeveien 40, Oslo 0368, Norway
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2017

We were looking for a place with traditional Norwegian food, and this restaurant turned out to be close to our hotel. We chose to have a lunch there after visiting Vigeland Park, and we definitely were not disappointed. This is a family-run restaurant, with a...More

2  Thank Pablo G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Close to the Vigeland Sculpture park, we decided to get a late lunch here (3pm when it opens) and we were only people in there with one chef and one waitress. This would ring alarm bells to some but for us, it was an absolute...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Lofotstua was chosen based on the Trip Advisor reviews we read. We were looking for a place with traditional Norwegian food, and this sounded like a good spot. It is a short bus ride from Vigeland Park. We tried two entrees that were new to...More

1  Thank Gay O
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Delightful!!! It felt like going to a Norwegian friend's home for dinner. A cozy, light dining room. A knowledgeable and avuncular single waiter navigates you through the menu of familiar and unfamiliar fresh fish options, describing their flavors and preparation. I had the Atlantic char...More

2  Thank weekonthecape
Reviewed 28 May 2017

to start - one word "UNBELIEVABLE" the food was prepared and cooked beyound belief. The menu was tradional Norwegian which means fresh, and cooked to a taste that can not be matched anywhere. We are from the US and this place offers something that you...More

1  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Walk into Lofotsua and you'll think you've gone back in time. While the atmosphere and menu retain the quaint charm of of the 50s or 60s, thankfully their dishes have changed with the times. You won't find fancy plating of the dishes, or "nouvelle cuisine"...More

2  Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

After having visited Vigeland's Park, my friend and I went having dinner there, it was nearby. Medium prices and very tasty dishes. The waitress was kind and gave us a piece of advice to match beer and fish. We have also tasted whale as a...More

1  Thank Ylenoir
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This little, otherwise unnoticed restaurant on a main thoroughfare, is really a secret Epicurean destination. Jan, our host, guided us with Norwegian & English through their fresh seafood menu. A real treat awaits those who are looking for a great ocean inspired meal. Don't be...More

2  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Seafood, included seal, restaurant! Its north Norwegian kitchen. This is back to reality, so to say, were the food definitely is in focus. The interior makes me in a good mood and I'm sitting there and really enjoy the more than perfect cooked cod and...More

1  Thank reataurants
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The simple room belies truly excellent food. If you like seafood, Lofotstua is not to be missed. Great service, they were patient in explaining the extensive menu, and their recommendations were right on the mark. Highly recommended.

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MAtraveler01778
3 August 2017|
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Response from Jim K | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. I'm sure they can handle you group's needs. Go early, place is small. Well worth it!
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agjohn44
7 May 2015|
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Response from James s | Reviewed this property |
In norway you can pay with norwegian currency only...but also all the major creditcards .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Scandinavian, Norwegian, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkeveien 40, Oslo 0368, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 46 93 96
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