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Solsiden

#85 of 1,228 Restaurants in Oslo
$$$$Seafood, European,
Sondre Akershuskai 34 | Skur 34, Oslo 0150, Norway
+47 22 33 36 30
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
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Sondre Akershuskai 34 | Skur 34, Oslo 0150, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve eaten here on numerous occasions and have never been disappointed by either the food or the service. The seafood is outstanding and the accompanying vegetables are fresh and beautifully prepared. Deserts are also excellent. Great location as well.

Thank M2766GJpetern
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated below the old fortress in Oslo harbour, Solsiden has one of the best locations by the sea, with amazing views of the water and facing west, sunshine as long as possible in Oslo. The food is great, and it is heaven to sit with...More

Thank Icepilot44
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a last minute cancellation to this fabulous restaurant and although we were worried about the price I thought it was worth it. The shell fish platter for two was delicious but defeated us - it was just too much - and the wine...More

Thank stcolms
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a group of local friends to dinner here with a large party of 11 people. We had pre-ordered some of our dinner but had not pre-ordered the wine. When they did not have the wine we first requested, we were rushed into another...More

Thank girlh
Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been here in a couple of years, and the food was good but definitely not what I expected. A piece of my halibut was raw and hard to chew and I asked the waitress. But she came back saying that not all parts...More

Thank Maria del Carme... V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been here every summer the last 4-5 years. Food is really good, always have the seafood share platter! But I also feel that they should develop it just a little. And maybe also use a little more focus when preparing. The lobster needs...More

Thank Jens U
Reviewed 1 week ago

On of the better seafood places to be is Solsiden. Situated in the harbour area of Oslo it is a very busy and popular restaurant. We had no reservation, but were early. But if you want to have dinner at 8, then better make reservations!...More

Thank Frans D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just as a starting point I have to say that I’m allergic to seafood - so I was only interested in having a good Norwegian fish. I stated that fact upon my arrival and it was fully taken into consideration with no errors. As a...More

Thank May G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered shrimps 275 kr for 500 g and mussels for 225 kr. Would expect that the shrimps where fresh for that price but It was regular defrosted shrimps you can by at any local grocery store for 69 kr per kg. The mussels was served...More

Thank Harald Wiborg K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With only being open during late spring, summer and early autum, this is one of Oslo’s best sea food restaurants. And the location is magnificent - for me perhaps the best in Oslo. Great menu, a big wine list, however, I normally take the house...More

Thank David L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sondre Akershuskai 34 | Skur 34, Oslo 0150, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 33 36 30
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Description
Solsiden restaurant is only open during the summer season. Solsiden Restaurant is a seafood restaurant where we use only the best raw materials the coast has to offer. Besides a variety of different fish we always have "Plateau de Fruits de Mer" on the menu. This is our specialty consisting of lobster, clams, crabs, mussels, shrimp, crayfish (when they are available fresh) and king crab. The dishes can be accompanied by one of the over 250 wines from our wine menu. Solsiden Restaurant is located on Akershusstranda right below Akershus Fortress. Enjoy the magnificent sunset over the Oslo Fjord through the windows and open sliding doors. Here Oslo harbor is like a marine painting that changes from minute to minute. Welcome and Bon Appetit!
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