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Svartskog kolonial

Roald Amundsens vei 172, Kolbotn 1420, Norway
+47 66 80 24 90
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  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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European, Scandinavian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
Roald Amundsens vei 172, Kolbotn 1420, Norway
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

If you really want some different exsperience take the trip to Svartskog Kolonial. This is situated in a wooden building in a forest area 15 minutes by car outside of Oslo city center .You might also take the bus.The building used to be the areas...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 537bj_rnm
Reviewed July 11, 2017

In what used to be the old local shop there is now grown up a cafe with a interior/clothes shop...even animals are walking around your feet Food is homemade and they prefer local supporters of food so called "shorttraveled food" since it is located in...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 537bj_rnm
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Svartskog kolonial (grocery store) first opened in 1916, is a ”must visit” place in Oppegård municipality. Here you can have a cup of coffee or tea and home made pastries, or if you feel for it, todays hot dish. The grocery store is filled with...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank John R
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Svartskog kolonial is a true gem. Regretably, we don't live close enough to visit it very often, but each time we do, it becomes a memorable little trip. The last time we had sandwiches and soup and the bread, mmmmm, I still remember it. Always...More

Date of visit: July 2016
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Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This tiny café/restaurant is very old fashioned and cosy. Highly recommend a trip here. Car parking is available and its very close to a bus stop.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Cmdr-Tux
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Svartskog Kolonial is operating in a house that used to be the local foodshop in the 1970 and many years.They serve real homemade food and the surroundings are very beautiful.In the neighbourhood you can visit the home of Roald Amundsen maybe after that you have...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank 537bj_rnm
Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

This place is one of the most charming ones in Oppegård (20 min outside Oslo). The old house has a lot of history and they serve the BEST soup and cinnamon buns.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Christin S
Reviewed March 30, 2015

Arriving Oslo it is easy to get caught up in the tourist trap in Center of Oslo. At Svartskog kolonial you can see a little of every day weekends for Norwegians, and in particular families. The family driven store with a Cafe in first floor...More

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank GudrunB231
Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

I visited this place with friends and was amazed to find such a trendy urban place in the middle of nowhere. Apparently it's a main attraction of the area since it was packed. We had sandwich and waffles with tea. Lots of organic ingredients. Will...More

Thank Rani A
Reviewed September 5, 2014

Delicious potato soup of day, amazing chocolate cake and breath taking coffee. Lovely and smiling staff. This place should be on your list ;)

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank toncoo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$17
European, Scandinavian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Roald Amundsens vei 172, Kolbotn 1420, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Akershus  >  Oppegard Municipality  >  Kolbotn
  • Phone Number: +47 66 80 24 90
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