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Arakataka

#30 of 1,211 Restaurants in Oslo}
€€€€European, ,
Mariboes gate 7, Oslo 0183, Norway
+47 23 32 83 00
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Mariboes gate 7, Oslo 0183, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice location and setting. Ordered the 5 course, was driving so no alchohol. The whole five courses took 3 hours. It took longer for the waiter to explain what each course was than it took to eat it. No major complaints about the food itself...More

Thank lars p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the 4 course dinner with wine pairings and it was amazing and more than enough food to satiate the biggest appetite. The salmon was buttery, the cod was the best I’ve ever had, the duck was beautifully done (and quite rich) and the...More

Thank amacfarl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Given the reviews of this restaurant we had high expectations, but sadly the reality is woeful. This is a classic case of a restaurant trying to live up to its decor (which is the only positive thing I can say about it). The food is...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Few dishes to choose from and tiny portions. Waiters provide a detailed explanation of what they bring because otherwise you see a small piece of food and that's it. They ran out of the local tap beer on a Thursday night. Too expensive for what...More

Thank Daria B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We had arrived in Oslo and studied for where to eat. Difficult for us to find, kind of hidden gem, but with the help of some friendly locals.. Very warm welcome at the door and seated promptly with requests for drinks, yeah! Atmosphere very relaxed,...More

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food, good service, great atmosphere. Loved it. You choose 3 or more dishes per person and it comes out one by one. Great imaginative food. Gluten aware and helpful. Great 1946 desert wine. Lovely red wine (albeit served far far too cold).

Thank ODonnell-Stephen
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner here - absolutely gorgeous. Each dish tasted and looked amazing. Favourites definitely have to be the lamb, duck and halibut. The staff were exceptionally accommodating and attentive- the two women that attended to us during the evening were fab :) Would...More

Thank Tobi A
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We came here after bowling . Very good food and fantastic service made us forgetting that they did not have normal "starters" as dry martini We had a good 4 course set menu - but you could also choose from the menu I am spoiled-...More

Thank 995perhenrikg
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I took my wife for her birthday for fine dining. We're both vegans so we didn't expect a lot from a place that doesn't announce itself as a vegan place. But we were in for a treat, we had a 5 course vegan dinner, and...More

Thank wherkan
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Arakataka was a very good experience, the service and food is excellent , we took the menu which was very good with a touch of excellence, please go there you will not be disappointed

Thank Tommy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mariboes gate 7, Oslo 0183, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 23 32 83 00
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Description
Informal gourmet restaurant with creative dishes made with Norwegian ingredients. Every day the chef composes a three-course and a five-course dinner.
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