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Dinner Bar & Restaurant

#19 of 1,131 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence
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Stortingsgata 22, Oslo 0161, Norway
+47 23 10 04 66
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 15:30 - 01:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Harstad, Norway
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here on my own this Friday. No reservation needed to get a table, at least not for lunch. Had the vegetarian dish. Tasted very nice, came with a large bowl of rice on the side. A lot of value for money. Service excellent. I'll be back.

Thank BreakingGood
Oslo, Norway
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The plan was dinner out in Oslo to impress some foreign colleagues, and Dinner seemed to be the best place to do this. Noise, sound and music are at a level that conversation can go as normal without any particular interference. Dinner delivering a service and quality that few restaurants in the same price range can compete with, although it... More 

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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Top quality Chinese food. Excellent dim sum and great dishes on the Menu. Very busy and lots of happy customer. Well worth a visit.

Thank Harvey H
Drammen, Norway
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We where 3 persons having a really good meal at Dinners! Friendly staff welcomed us, the service by the table was okay, and the food really delicious! This is a place that have good meals, and okay prices to be in the middle of Oslo!

Thank Kurt R
Drøbak, Norway
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311 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I had heard so many positive comments for a couple of years, and my expectations were probably too high. They were not fulfilled. The crew is missing passion for their customers, there were not much friendliness nor service to find. We had booked a table well in advance and preordered their 4 course set menu. Why then give me two... More 

Thank Eric S
Oslo, Norway
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Innovative dining, authentic tastes, speedy, friendly service, pleasant setting, great wines by the glass, excellent value. A gem in Oslo.

Thank AureliusHaller
Leicester, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

The interior of the restaurant was dark and stylish with lots of black upholstery and dark wood. The menu was printed on glossy shiny silver paper and almost everyone inside was wearing black or grey. I felt rather out of place in my bright red lumberjack shirt. The staff, despite a reputation for being rude, where very helpful. And the... More 

Thank couchmagpie
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I was stunned by the amazing Asian food and innovative cocktail menu when visiting Dinner for the first time last week. The staff was polite and very service minded, the pricing better than expected and the atmosphere was relaxed. I would absolutely recommend this restaurant to everyone, and it's hereby my new favourite restaurant in Oslo.

Thank Monica G
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This Asian restaurant with Sichuan flavors is still very popular and that's a good reason for that. A good mix of starters and dim sum. Followed by hotpot choices of both seafood and meat. Try the Pang pang beef, lovely. Reservation is recommended.

Thank SomeLuxuryInLifeOk
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant, you most of the days need to book a table in advance to avoid waiting for a long time. The staff was very service minded and smiling, the restaurant had a very nice Asian style and feel, and the food was excellent! They have a big menu, in all price ranges, and they have... More 

Thank Andreas B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$88
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
15:30 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stortingsgata 22, Oslo 0161, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 23 10 04 66
Dinner Restaurant has served food from our Szechuan and Cantonese kitchen in the heart of Oslo since 1989 and are proud to continue offering our guests an exciting journey through Chinese food culture. Traditionally, the Chinese meal consists of many different dishes that are shared between guests at the table in order to create a more social dynamic around the meal time. Our menu is structured in such a way that this style of eating is possible with us. Please ask your waiter if you would like to know more about the dishes and produce used. We would also like to share that all of Dim Sum is made here in the restaurant and the Mango Pudding is still made by the same cook that made it back in 1989.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?