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Hos Thea

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French, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
As featured in 3 Days in Oslo and 2 other guides
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Gabels gate 11, Oslo 0272, Norway
+47 22 44 68 74
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had scallops with zucchini, smoked trout, halibut, and various cheese. The scallops were great however the zucchini was over cooked losing all flavor and texture. Smoked trout was great. The halibut was not so good. The fish was over cooked. It had no flakey texture but a dry and crumbly texture. The meat itself had no flavor. Halibut is... More 

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Thank Timothy X
Hong Kong, China
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is small and you need to take tram from oslo central station which required 5 min ride. The chef menu including lobster soup and scallop were excellent. The staff was really nice and friendly. They also gave a free dessert though we ordered one to share only!

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Thank Virginia K
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with gf for a romantic dinner. The place is quite small which I like. Expectations where high because of Tripadvisors rating, and the expectations were met. We had a 4 course dinner with wine menu. Excellent food and service. Even got a free glass og cava when we came. I also wanted another red wine instead of the... More 

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Thank MagTravellerAdvisor
Oslo, Norway
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Therestuarnat is not big but when entering you feel like you are coming into someones home. Service is very freindly and professional and the food is excellent. highly recommend it, and also the noise level is never gets to loud even in a small area. We had two kids with us and the kitchen brought out extra dessert for them... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was overcrowded, place is extremely small. It is super loud at there is plenty people talking at the same time. Food was good, but portions are very small. I dont find it comfortable when people is sitting so close to me. It goes into my comfort zone and is pretty irritating. Maybe some other people can find it cozy.... More 

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Thank Anna L
Albissola Marina, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were four of us to dine in this cosy restaurant in Oslo, in a cold evening with winter's first snow. The atmosphere was very friendly and the service really top. Each course was explained in details by the helpful, smiling waitresses, and, the most imortant thing: everything was perfectly prepared and very tasty. We chose a Nebiolo which matched... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here as part of a phd disputas dinner and the restaurant was reserved for the the dinner party. We had a set meny and people were very happy. The main course was deer medallion, and even with 40 guests, it was cooked to perfection. Service is subtle and attentive and the and the bistro atmosphere very cosy.

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Thank espengees
London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Wow!!! What an incredible experience from beginning to end, this restaurant surpassed our expectations in every way, expensive.....yes, especially if you like your wine!! We chose the specially priced three course dinner with a carefully chosen flight of wine to accompany it! Service was friendly, attentive & well informed! Highly recommend this restaurant if you are staying in Oslo!!

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Thank Jonathan L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic ever in Oslo. Hope to be back soon as possible. Recommendable to my college girl at home.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our 2nd night in Oslo. The restaurant was beautiful. Great ambience with very attentive and friendly staff. Food was amazing. Would highly recommend a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gabels gate 11, Oslo 0272, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 44 68 74
Description
Closed from yuli 2nd to august 3rd

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?