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Tim Wendelboe

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Grunersgate 1, Oslo 0552, Norway
40004062
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8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
coffee in a new dimension

A bit more expensive than other coffee houses. But what an experience. Excellent service takes an espresso to go to new levels. Silky smooth taste. These people know their business. Combine it with a nice and sunny stroll in the little park near by and go to see the vintage shops in Markveien.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
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Oslo, Norway
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Oslo, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

A bit more expensive than other coffee houses. But what an experience. Excellent service takes an espresso to go to new levels. Silky smooth taste. These people know their business. Combine it with a nice and sunny stroll in the little park near by and go to see the vintage shops in Markveien.

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Oslo
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Tim Wendelboe is a coffeebar, not a restaurant. The don´t sell anything to eat, but instead you can get the most well made and inspiring coffee you have ever tasted. I absolutely recommend this place. Spend a day and try out all the coffees.

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place has a modern style, minimalistic and at the same time it is down to earth and good atmosphere on the corner with large windows and soft lights. Good service, excellent coffee. When I bring friends from out of town to this place, we will walk out from the main road and the chain coffers bars so they are... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I'll admit it, I don't drink regular coffee. I enjoy a frappucino from a certain chainstore and I can drink a mocca, the one with espresso and chocolate. So I probably won't be classified as a dinstinguished coffeetaster. And maybe I should have known better than to entee in the first pkace. But they normally serve stuff like tea, mocca... More 

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Oslo
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Coffee in Oslo is a fantastic experience, and Wendelboe, once barista world champion certainly takes it to an extraordinary level! The cafe only has a few chairs, with more in the summer outside, but its all about the coffee. The team behind the bar have travelled from around the world to work at this establishment, and each and every cup... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I read about this place in the New York times. I wasn't sure about glowing reviews. It turns out the NYT was right. This is the best single cup of coffee I have ever had. Tim Wendelboe is serious about coffee and it comes out in the flavor of their coffee. If you've never tasted significant variety in a cup... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I cannot think of a place that beats this coffeewise. (That is all you get anyway). A must in Oslo. (You get Wendelboes coffee in Brooklyn too as far as I know, but might as well come here for the original). Drink at the bar or get it to go and stroll out to the basketballyard.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Limited selection of uniquely blended, superbly prepared coffee served in an environment reminding me of a laboratory or production facility. Limited seating and no food options. Only recommended if you like coffee but if you do: oh boy, you're in for a treat!

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Berlin, Germany
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Fantastic coffee. Downsides: often full so unlikely to get a seat and it is just coffee, there are no food options, not even a cookie.

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11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Coffee here is truly a different rate experience and one I am exceedingly happy to have discovered. Since my first visit here I've been converted. Don't be shocked that the coffee is a tad more expensive than an average chain - it's totally worth it for the taste experience. Also be prepared to wait as they don't compromise on how... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Grunersgate 1, Oslo 0552, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: 40004062

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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