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Delicatessen Grunerlokka

#101 of 1,106 Restaurants in Oslo
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Soendre gate 8 | Sondregate 8, Oslo 0550, Norway
+47 22 46 72 00
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Today
11:00 - 00:30
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 00:00 - 23:59
Mon 11:00 - 12:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 00:30
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place used to be quite good back in the day. Now its only an average tapasbar. The service is unpredictable.The staff is overworked, stressed and annoyed by their guests. The food is average. The location and atmosphere is good though.

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Thank Norwegian77
Oslo, Norway
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a good selection of standard tapas and some special tapas of the week. We had a selection of both. The food is ok, but not special. Good selection of wine by glasses.

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Thank Oscar_from_Oslo
Oslo, Norway
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347 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Have not been here for a long long time. Mainly since I hate waiting too long for a table and since that was for dinner. This time I went for lunch a saturday with a friend. Great experience. Got a table right away and the sweetest waitress. My friend had a salad and I had a sandwich. Was really really... More 

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Thank Simen S
Askim, Norway
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We tried this place as a "drop in". Never heard about this place, but very happy we stopped. We asked the waiter to "surprise" us and they surely did. A lot of typical tapas dishes but also some specialities. Goat cheese grilled with honey - jummy. Very good service. The only slightly negative was the chairs - wooden, small and... More 

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Thank Henning S
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with a friend here. Lovely cocktails, excellent service and delicious tapas. Very friendly to tourists.

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Thank Riyuji
Oslo, Norway
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

A tapas restaurant which are quite expensive and small. You need to order a lot here to become full and you will leave with an empty wallet. The atmosphere and staff are great.

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Thank Lone J
Stavanger, Norway
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

very good food, excellent staff nice atmosphere located at grunerløkka, they dont take reservations in the weekends. so there can be an hour or so before you get seated.

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Thank oddbjorn2014
Singapore, Singapore
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We came here a bit ahead of the rest of the party and my wife was a bit anxious that we would not get a table I we did not get in and sit right away, but the waiter said we would get a table when the rest of the gang arrived. We did get a table, and throughout the... More 

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Thank TrondS2
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The food (tapas) is excellent and perfect for sharing with one or more people. The staff are friendly, but very slow when it comes to paying attention, bringing food, noticing customers etc. They need to improve on the service as it pulls down an otherwise good restaurant.

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Thank Harald K
Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Always a treat to visit Delicatessen. It feels like you are in Spain and tasty tapas. We had the daily specials like Vitello tonnato and baby back ribs which was fantastic. Just missing out some more tapas dishes from the ocean (my personal taste) Thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
11:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soendre gate 8 | Sondregate 8, Oslo 0550, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 46 72 00
Description
Delicatessen Grunerlokka serves Spanish tapas made from a combination of Norwegian and Spanish ingredients. We pride ourselves on using the best ingredients available.

I.E. All of our fried food is fried in Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Montabes in Jaen, Andalucia. The Montabes oils are known for their high level of antioxidants and actually adds flavor and nutrients to the food. This is an expensive way to fry food but only the best is good enough for us.

All of our hams come from specially selected producers. Our main supplier of hams is Casalba in Burgos. At Casalba knowledge of how to make the finest hams, chorizo etc has been passed down for several generations. We are proud to be able to offer their world class products to our customers.

We aim to create a relaxing atmosphere with great food combined with the best tintos, blancos and rosados Spain can offer.

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