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Mehfel

Kirkegata 15, Oslo 0153, Norway
+47 22 42 37 77
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Ranked #10 of 931 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $52 - $78
Hours:
Mon - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian, Vegetarian, Pakistani
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: A cultural restaurant in the Kvadraturen district, inspiring both the mind and the taste buds. The restaurant serves the traditional dishes served at Pakistani celebrations, fragrant delights which can be shared among a group of friends. The restaurant regularly invites musicians, poets, authors, painters and a whole number of other artists, both Pakistani and Norwegian, to entertain their guests, providing a memorable evening out. The interior is stylish and light with white tablecloths and comfortable chairs.
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: A cultural restaurant in the Kvadraturen district, inspiring both the mind and the taste buds. The restaurant serves the traditional dishes served at Pakistani celebrations, fragrant delights which can be shared among a group of friends. The restaurant regularly invites musicians, poets, authors, painters and a whole number of other artists, both Pakistani and Norwegian, to entertain their guests, providing a memorable evening out. The interior is stylish and light with white tablecloths and comfortable chairs.
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Swedish first
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The Food is outstanding..I went with my family and friends for dinner and the experience was wonderful. The quality of the food and the flavors of the spices was very excellent. The Dessert (Kulfi) was fantastic with smart mix of Gulaab Jal (Rose Flavor). I would definitely recommend everyone for a great hospitality and food . !!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had a tasting menu with 5 different courses and it was all very good. Great taste and served very well. All in all we had a great evening at the restaurant and enjoyed the food and service there.

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Skien, Norway
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18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Had a fantastic dinner here with nice and tasty food. The waiter was very friendly and had good recommendations. Will definetely come back her.

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Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Our family found the restaurant on tripadvisor and went there without expectations. The waitress reccomended us a 5 dish menu and it was Perfect! A mix of good tast. We had a fantastic dinner and our to small boys loved it. The family athmosphre at Mehfel is also something special.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The environment is stupendous, the service too is remarkable but most importantly the food is incredible. One of the best places for fine dining! I Truly recommend everyone to visit it! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I came for first time with my family in mehfel restaurant. We had a fantastic dinner. Very friendly atmosphere, enjoy very tasty typical pakistani food. We had been traveling around europe but never caime across such a great meal. Thank you to the taxi driver who recomended use to this place it was much more than we expected. I strongly... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We had a number of dishes selected by the charming waitress offering us a wide array of flavours and it brought back memories of meals shared with Pakistani friends. Mehfel is worth a visit even if you have never been to Pakistan before, but who knows, maybe you will want to go there after as well.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Have came here three times now for a meal with my colleague and each time the food and service has been excellent. I can't say anything bad about it at all. I'm surprised it's not busier but then we've been coming here a bit later at 19:00 or even 22:00. Each time we're greeted with a smile and the waitress... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We had vegetarian dishes (2 soups as a starter and two main courses), all was very nice and perfectly spicy for our taste. The nan bread was rather average though, but all in all an enjoyable meal!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This was probably our best dining experience we had in Scandinavian Countries. Food was definitely good, but smiling service made all the difference. Highly recommended place for Indian/Pakistani food. By the time we reached restaurant it was almost closing time, but they served with smile.

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