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The Golden Chimp


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#10 of 38 Chinese in Oslo
#278 of 1,248 Restaurants in Oslo
Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$11 - $66
Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Korean
Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

I am hard to please, but this experience was just perfect! Food, service and atmosphere could not be better. It should be a must when in Oslo!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Christopher C
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

This is a bit of a strange place. Dumplings are good. No doubt. Some of them (king crab, oxtail) are even amazing. But the atmosphere is really strange... Very low ceilings, whispering customers, no music, no waiters wishing you welcome, cheap decoration like someone was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nestor M
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Tried all the dumplings they had on the menu at the time and liked all of them. We experienced not a good service tho, as we had to ask for our beer 2 times on a super quiet night, small room with few guest we...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank DanKristianB
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

We were not so hungry so we went for the a la carte menu and not the set tasting menu. The prices for the a la carte menu was fair, a bit pricey for the tasting menu but it seemed that you would get many...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank N0rwegianGirl
Reviewed August 8, 2018

In general the food was good. However with the accompanying wine package the overall experience was overpriced. For a tasting menu with paired drinks the total cost was close to 1500NOK per person. The price should be capped at 1000NOK given the quality of the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank haakonalseth
Reviewed June 13, 2018

We were seven friends and we had pre-booked a table at Golden Chimp. Since booking the table in advance we needed to take the tasting menu but that was not a problem. Got a great table, super friendly waiters and really good food which all...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank PLioekel
Reviewed May 9, 2018

I chose this restaurant for my boyfriend's birthday and I'm glad I did! This restaurant is a jewel in Grønland, even though it does not look like it from the outside. The ground floor is for walk-in guests while the basement is for booked tables...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Lehcats838
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

One of the rather new places at Toyen area, highly rated by locals and media. Very tasty food, basic interior. Great service.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank yef70
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We get a strict message on the phone that our ordered table is not ours anymore if we get 30 minutes late. We are there five minutes before schedule. This is down in a basement on Tøyen on the eastern edge of Oslo. The theme...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank clarkUtvik
Reviewed February 27, 2018

We were five and booked a table at this restaurant and had no choice but to take the set menu, I think when there is no option to chose you feel someone is taking away your freedom to eat what you want to eat. The...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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