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“One of the oldest”
Review of Engebret Cafe

Engebret Cafe
Ranked #28 of 1,446 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$11 - US$37
Cuisines: Delicatessen, Seafood, Norwegian, Scandinavian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The restaurant Guests enter the low corner building originating from the 1700's, Oslo's oldest restaurant, where staff and guests could celebrate Engebret Cafe's 150th anniversary in 2007. When it opened, the restaurant was located right opposite the old Christiania Theater and was often visited by actors and audience. Engebret also provides banquet services, designed to accommodate both small and large gatherings.
Oslo, Norway
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“One of the oldest”
Reviewed 7 May 2012

This is one of Oslos oldest cafees still in business, established i 1856. The location is in the Kvadratur, one of the oldes areas in Oslo. Very nice food an staff. Worth a visit.

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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Oslo's oldest restaurant”
Reviewed 15 April 2012

I haven't eaten here, so I can't say much about the food. But I have had a quite good caffe mocha here, and they do have the best hot chocolate I've ever had. And I really like the interior. There is a lot of history in these walls.

Visited May 2011
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Drammen, Norway
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169 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“and old”
Reviewed 10 April 2012

and well renovned restaurant, coming christmas the serve what maybe the best "lutefisk" in oslo. not for budget travellers

Visited November 2011
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Asker, Norway
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117 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Traditions kept up-to-date”
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Limited menu, but great traditional food and service. A bit pricey.

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Norway
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Worth the experience.”
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Beautiful cafe, perfect latte and heavenly dessert. Great service too!

  • Visited March 2012
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