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Lofotstua

#100 of 1,138 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Scandinavian, Norwegian, Seafood, European
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Kirkeveien 40, Oslo 0368, Norway
+47 22 46 93 96
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15:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 15:00 - 21:30
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 starter. Really appreciated.

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Thank Ylenoir
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 fooled by their modest atmosphere, a outstanding meal awaits!

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1 Thank Jim K
Oslo, Norway
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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 supplements. I feel I am in food heaven. You have to visit! Enjoy! Good luck!

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Thank reataurants
Seattle WA
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 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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Thank Steve P
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Its allways a pleasure to eat here. Lovely place. Good quality food with raw ingredientes . Cozy old fashion place with wonderful people to serve you.. with a lot of history behind everything around there

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Thank Alina L
Oslo, Norway
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We were walking by Lofostua and decided to drop in. The restaurant was empty at 15:00, but they were ready to warm up the kitchen for us. The coalfish and wolffish were absolutely fresh and delicious. Service was attentive but not oppressive and was ready to offer us advice should we need it. I would not improve a thing. May... More 

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Thank ake8ono
BeanTown
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

My wife and I ate here in June. It is very small and we would recommend making reservations. A little out of town, but the #12 tram stops right in front. Our fish dinners were excellent the the waiter very helpful in explaining the fish that was available and how it was prepared. The atmosphere was relaxed and we had... More 

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Thank William L
Oslo, Norway
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153 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We went there for an early dinner to discuss business. In the early evening the place was quiet and we got first-class service. The place specializes in Norwegian fish of the wuite variety. It offers an exceptional selection of Italian red wine to match the fish.

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2 Thank Oystein N
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Typical restaurant where you can eat very good fish. The owner is great: he suggests dishes and explains the local food with enthusiasm and competence. The prices are in the standard of Norwegian style. I really recommend it.

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Brussels, Belgium
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113 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This place is not fancy but it has a lot of charms and serves very good fish. Small restaurant, with about 8 tables for 4. The service is very pleasant and the host is very happy to share about fish, food and the origin of their cuisine. So (if I understood right - and it supports my experience) what you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Scandinavian, Norwegian, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
15:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
15:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
15:00 - 21:30
Thursday
15:00 - 21:30
Friday
15:00 - 21:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?