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“Charming local restaurant”

Kolonihagen Frogner
Ranked #197 of 1,591 Restaurants in Oslo
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: French, Norwegian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Restaurant in Oslo, Norway - specializing in new-nordic cuisine based on local organic produce. In the heart of Frogner since 2009.
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Charming little restaurant in the Frogner area. Great atmosphere. Good food. Good service. Not for business dinners but perfect for a nice, easy meal.

Thank Nadmit
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Reviewed February 11, 2013

My boyfriend and me where met by a very warm and welcoming waiter and chef, seated right a way in the most unique and beautiful surroundings. The restaurant is located in an old stable and the atmosphere is very warm and cosy with an open fireplace.

We had an unforgettable taste experience consisting of among others scallops with flambéed egg white, turbot and beetroot purée, reindeer heart, homemade cheese and delicious chocolates. I had no idea turbot could taste this delicious, and the scallops were more tender and tastier than I've ever experienced before. The way they combined the wine to the food was amazing, it brought the flavours to a higher dimension.

I appreciated the knowledge about the food that both the chef and waiter shared with us. They timed the dishes perfectly, my glass was never empty and they provided very good service throughout the evening.

Eating in a place like this is not only eating, it is an experience stimulating all senses. The places atmosphere, the music, the friendly staff, the visual appearance of the food, and of course the mind-blowing tastes where all a part of this extraordinary experience.
With out exaderating i can say it was a perfect night.

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Thank Kirsti_Moerch
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Reviewed January 24, 2013 via mobile

Pros - A great atmosphere with the fire place.
Great service, easy and with a smile.
Me and my GF had the 7 course for both since we could not choose from the confusing options.
All the dishes were made for 2 with a great range of flavores and textures. Truly food that is an experience.
Cons - no English menu. At a place with such variety this is very confusing.

Expensive (800 Kronas), but then again everything is expensive in Norway, and They sure give you your money's worth.

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Thank linis_trip
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Reviewed January 23, 2013

We entered through a backyard with great expectations. We had prebooked a table as there are not many tables available. Our waiter for the evening were on the spot for us to order drinks while waiting for the rest of the party and returned immediately with everything. As soon as we were all in place he explained the simple menu in details. There are seven courses of which two are considered main courses, and you may select a 1-7 course menu all priced after number of dishes. Along with each course a suggested wine is listed. All wines and ingredients are ecological.
We all ordered different versions of the menu, and the dishes were delivered quickly. The waitor explained in detail the contents, and the presentation of each course was elegant. Each and everyone of us were really satisfied regarding the taste both of the food and the combination of wine with the dish.
Summing up, we had excellent service in cosy surroundings, and topping it all by excellent food. As the outside tables weren't an option in -15 degrees, one may still note that this should be a very good choice of restaurant also in summertime.

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Thank IngridReiseglad
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Reviewed January 21, 2013

We adore Kolonihagen Frogner. The food is organic + magnificent, the ambiance is calm and comfortable, beautiful interior + exterior, and the service is really a treat. :-)

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Thank Anya L
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