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Mehfel

Kirkegata 15, Oslo 0153, Norway
+47 22 42 37 77
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Ranked #11 of 930 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $52 - $78
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
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  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
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English first
Skien, Norway
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

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
4 helpful votes 4 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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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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180 reviews 180 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

First and certainly not the last visit to this fantastic restuarant. The food was very flavorful, I orderd Handi Gosh with some nan and my husband had murgh tikka and both of us were very please with our dish, Dont foget to try the mango Lassi aswell,,, Thanks you for a great service and fantastic food.

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Oslo, Norway
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The food was very good, best "Indian" food I've had in Oslo. The service was excellent, and they had no problem adapting the food to my lactose and gluten intolerance. They also had a Pakistani beer, which my college thought was very good. And they had different kinds of sauces you could choose, depending on how hot/spicy you like your... More

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