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Smia Galleri

#47 of 1,018 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence
Gamle Oslo
European, Norwegian
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Opplandsgata 19, Oslo 0657, Norway
47 22 19 59 20
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2:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 2:00 pm - 12:30 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 43
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Surprisingly tasty!

Sometimes you go to a restaurant without any large expectations. And then you are thrown into a gourmet feeling, and talk changes from business to food. This happened in Smia. An ordinary business dinner, was served with so good accompanied wine - ordinary priced - but proposed by the very kind... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
Gourmettrollet
,
Oslo
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Oslo
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Sometimes you go to a restaurant without any large expectations. And then you are thrown into a gourmet feeling, and talk changes from business to food. This happened in Smia. An ordinary business dinner, was served with so good accompanied wine - ordinary priced - but proposed by the very kind waitress. I went for the geese, fish and cheese... More 

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Oslo
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Last went here in the Winter break as a belated Valentines day date with my wife. There wasn't to many people in that day, but the atmosphere was still great. The artwork and the all the candles really gives this place a cosy setting. We had a Three-course dinner, and we also got bread to begin with and a little... More 

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Oslo, Norway
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This hidden gem is situated in one of Oslos oldest and most charming neigborhoods. The area itself is an atraction, so set aside a little time for a walk in the park, and by the river nearby. It's a very small place, so advance booking is advisable, espescially in the weekends. The cuisine is modern french / nordic and the... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

all the meals were good and we enjoyed the place as well. It was well cooked. I am not into meat, and when I saw one dishe with dear, I was scared, but it was one of the best meat I ever had. Some people took the wine paring, and I think the wine was not so great , but... More 

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London
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My friends and I had a lovely evening. Delicious food, good wine and perfect service. The waiter came to the table at precisely the right moments the whole evening! Filling glasses with water and wine. Not to long to wait between the courses. Perfect place for friends, couples and larger partys.

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Sarasota, Florida
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78 reviews 78 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We were in Oslo for three nights and selected restaurants in advance for dinner based on TA--we ate at Smia Galleri on our last evening in Oslo. It is a lovely restaurant and a bit out of town, but easy to get to. The owner was very attentive and helped us with the menu. The food was a bit slow... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We took an evening out an choose the Smia Galleri, in Vålerenga. Smia is not a very well known resturant as such, which in a way makes it a gem of a place. Smia is a very charming and laid-back resturant. The photo's on the walls are also very impressive. We were lucky and were placed out in the main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This restaurant is located closely to the underground near central Oslo, so you can just as well dine here as in any place of Oslo. We had an excellent meal here, with ecological red wine (plus points!) The atmosphere is just outstanding; charming - and the service impeccable. The restaurant is in an old part of Oslo, nearby a church.... More 

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Drobak, Norway
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We were 8 family members celebrating a birthday, looking forward to visit Smia, which we had heard a lot of nice things about, including from a couple of the participants. So - the place is very charming, the food was just excellent, even if it was pork as main course which we probably had not chosen on an a la... More 

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Nice restaurant, very cozy place. The menu is fixed and when I was there, what they had was not what I would have chosen if there had been more options. Expensive, but they have a very good wine selection.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Opplandsgata 19, Oslo 0657, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo>  > Gamle Oslo
  • Neighborhood: Gamle Oslo
  • Phone Number: 47 22 19 59 20

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Norwegian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
2:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
2:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am

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