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Feinschmecker

Balchens gate 5, Oslo 0265, Norway
+47 22129380
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Ranked #22 of 874 restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $151 - $151
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Feinschmecker is one of the best known restaurants in the capital city, ranked among the top in Oslo since it opened in 1990. Yet its doors are open to all. Guests receive a warm welcome, whether it be for a gourmet meal or just for a glass of wine. Feinschmecker also welcomes parties and caters for a variety of events! You and your guests can start the evening with a visit to the wine cellar, move up to the kitchen and then end with a meal in the restaurant's chambre separée.
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Feinschmecker is one of the best known restaurants in the capital city, ranked among the top in Oslo since it opened in 1990. Yet its doors are open to all. Guests receive a warm welcome, whether it be for a gourmet meal or just for a glass of wine. Feinschmecker also welcomes parties and caters for a variety of events! You and your guests can start the evening with a visit to the wine cellar, move up to the kitchen and then end with a meal in the restaurant's chambre separée.
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English first
Oslo, Norway
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We were eight people celebrating a birthday at Feinschmecker. We were provided a great table and a pleasant welcome. I used to visit the restaurant quite often before I retired ten years ago. The restaurant is a good today as it was then Excellent service from the staff. They made the evening worth remembering. Changed immediately the first course in... More

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Oslo, Norway
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We were three people going for a seven course dinner, including wine menue. It was a pleasant welcome, a good table and an exciting menue. We enjoyed the evening, even if we had a feeling that the waitress was very bussy and had not time to give us the extra little chat/comments that makes you feel beeing taken care of.... More

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81 reviews 81 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

After having experienced a perfect evening at hos Thea the day before, my expectations for Feinschmecker were very high, too high I assume. The half dozen oysters were alright, close to freezing temperature and somehow not as fresh as he ones I ate 2 days before in a restaurant close to the harbor. I repeat they were alright (not bad).... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

Had a very nice dinner at this restaurant. Food was tasty, and the wine menu was specially tailored for each course. Suitable for business, celebration, friends, dates and people with a lot of money who like good food.

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South Africa
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

from the limited amount of reviews, I can gather that this restaurant is still a well-kept secret in Oslo. we had white asparagus with hollandaise sauce - delicate and superb; fried foie grass - melts in your mouth; grilled crayfish tail - you will go back again and again for this one; wild boar in cranberry red wine reduction -... More

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Oslo, Norway
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is one of Oslos finest restaurants. The menu contains traditional international dishes, made with a Michelin touch.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Restaurant Feinschmecker lost their one Michelin star but do NOT let that fool you. Lars Erik still serves excellent food in a very quite & calming atmosphere and their service is the best in class. Great sommeliers too!

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Oslo, Norway
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

Nice interior, we had a chambre separee. Excellent food and wine, service of course expectedly so too

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Oslo, Norway
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I ate at this restaurant on Valentines Day 2012 and had a pleasant stay at Feinschmecker. We ate delicious food, several courses. The atmosphere in the restaurant was great and the service was excellent! We requested a special dessert and that was not a problem at all. I will recommend this restaurant to friends and others!

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Singapore
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

I had read the atmosphere at the restaurant was laid back, so it took me by surprise a bit upon entering the restaurant we saw the 'corporate type' with their jackets, on a Saturday evening no less. Nonetheless, we were ushered to our table, and made our order of appetisers (roast king crab with herb salad, and mussel soup with... More

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