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Herr Nilsen

C. J. Hambros Plass 5, Oslo 0164, Norway
+47 22 33 54 05
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Looks nice, limited selection

Lovely little jazz place in the centre of Oslo. We went on a Sunday which means we missed any music... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel M
Please go there

Herr Nielsen is a place if you are a Jazz lover it is difficult to find a better place to go in... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Tommy B
Oslo, Norway
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5 Nov 2017
“Please go there”
5 Aug 2017
“Absolutely worth going there!”
C. J. Hambros Plass 5, Oslo 0164, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little jazz place in the centre of Oslo. We went on a Sunday which means we missed any music but atmosphere and staff were friendly. Regular prices compared to elsewhere but the selection of drinks on offer is a downside, no Southern Comfort, no...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Herr Nielsen is a place if you are a Jazz lover it is difficult to find a better place to go in Oslo, the staff is fantastic and the place is small and has the right atmosphere , and best off all the live music...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A very nice club for friends of jazz music in Oslo...:) But overcrowded...:( Fine selection of drinks...:) No food...not even small bites...:(

Thank RolRie
Reviewed 30 July 2017

As Jazz clubs go, Herr Nielsen is at the top of the heap. It's small, has great sight lines and good acoustics. It's like a performance in a living room (with a convenient bar tender). A couple of tips: Check their online schedule to see...More

Thank JOEL S
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Nice locals bar, great bartender who was very friendly. Not really a place to eat or get any specialty mixed drinks, but they have a nice selection of beer and a few port wines. No music tonight but I heard when the bands are playing...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink since it's across the street from our hotel. The service was friendly and helpful. They made us feel welcome.

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It's always a venue for local and popular bands in the summertime. Always packed. But always a good laugh. Difficult to get to the bar which is a shame when you're thirsty.

1  Thank Mikeair80
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Overall: 4 Comments: musicians wanting to play can do so, with the house bands or parts of it. At times this is really groove, and the general level is good. Listening to this, and enjoying a beer, great. Reservation: - Location: 4 Menu: 4 (beers)...More

Thank Haarud
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We went on an jazz jam night and the quality of the jazz was great, it was free to get in and is very friendly. We sat with the musicians who said that is where Diana Krall started off gigging as she used to live...More

Thank Kay A
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

One of the greater bars with live music in Oslo. If you enjoy a casual atmosphere and quality live music, then this is one of the places you should check out.

1  Thank Eddie J
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