Best pubs in Oslo

Check out the top pubs in Oslo, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Grünerløkka
1. Grünerløkka
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267 local reviews
Grünerløkka, Grünerløkka
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Marius
This part of the city is the place if you want to go from pub to pub! I personally recommend Aku Aku, Bar Boca…
Eirik & Marianne
Restaurants, pubs, shopping, second-hand shops etc. The "hippest" part of Oslo, just a five minute walk away!
Merethe
Young and trendy area with a lot of bars, pubs, restaurants etc. About 25 min walk from my place.
1. Grünerløkka
1. Grünerløkka
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267 local reviews
Grünerløkka, Grünerløkka
Marius
Marius
This part of the city is the place if you want to go from pub to pub! I personally recommend Aku Aku, Bar Boca and Territoriet.
Eirik & Marianne
Eirik & Marianne
Restaurants, pubs, shopping, second-hand shops etc. The "hippest" part of Oslo, just a five minute walk away!
Merethe
Merethe
Young and trendy area with a lot of bars, pubs, restaurants etc. About 25 min walk from my place.
2. Grünerløkka Brygghus
2. Grünerløkka Brygghus
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71 local reviews
30B Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 966 22 831
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Sutharsan
Gastropub with its own brewery and a wide selection of beers from around the world. Grünerløkka Brygghus has…
Eirik
The best selection of beers in the area, including from their own brewery in the backyard. Great pub grub also…
Frode
Gastropub, many kinds of beers, also brewing themselves. Serves good pub food. Busy on the weekends.
2. Grünerløkka Brygghus
2. Grünerløkka Brygghus
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71 local reviews
30B Thorvald Meyers gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 966 22 831
Sutharsan
Sutharsan
Gastropub with its own brewery and a wide selection of beers from around the world. Grünerløkka Brygghus has 14 beers on tap ranging from…
Eirik
Eirik
The best selection of beers in the area, including from their own brewery in the backyard. Great pub grub also like Bangers&Mash, Fish&chips…
Frode
Frode
Gastropub, many kinds of beers, also brewing themselves. Serves good pub food. Busy on the weekends.
3. Underwater Pub
3. Underwater Pub
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37 local reviews
4C Dalsbergstien, Sankt Hanshaugen
+47 22 46 05 26
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Trond
Underwater Pub is my favorite pub on Tuesday and Thursday evenings dedicated to opera and musical highlights…
Sara
This is an amazing pub with submarine theme, making you feel like youre going deep down in the sea when…
Sine
Charming two-story pub with aquarium-style interior and raftered ceilings. Opera nights every Tuesday and…
3. Underwater Pub
3. Underwater Pub
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37 local reviews
4C Dalsbergstien, Sankt Hanshaugen
+47 22 46 05 26
Trond
Trond
Underwater Pub is my favorite pub on Tuesday and Thursday evenings dedicated to opera and musical highlights performed by opera singers…
Sara
Sara
This is an amazing pub with submarine theme, making you feel like youre going deep down in the sea when visiting, and giving you live opera…
Sine
Sine
Charming two-story pub with aquarium-style interior and raftered ceilings. Opera nights every Tuesday and Thursday with performances by…
4. The Dubliner Oslo
4. The Dubliner Oslo
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9 local reviews
28 Rådhusgata, Sentrum
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+47 22 33 70 05
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Sidsel
The Dublin is your typical brown, Irish pub, with lots of spirit and plenty of personality. This isn't the…
Zita
Authentic Irish pub in central Oslo with a large selection of beers and authentic pub fare such as fish &…
Ryan
For those of you who like to visit every Irish pub east of Dublin. Live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
4. The Dubliner Oslo
4. The Dubliner Oslo
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9 local reviews
28 Rådhusgata, Sentrum
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+47 22 33 70 05
Sidsel
Sidsel
The Dublin is your typical brown, Irish pub, with lots of spirit and plenty of personality. This isn't the most upscale clientele; it's a…
Zita
Zita
Authentic Irish pub in central Oslo with a large selection of beers and authentic pub fare such as fish & chips. Live music on Thursday,…
Ryan
Ryan
For those of you who like to visit every Irish pub east of Dublin. Live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
5. Colonel Mustard
5. Colonel Mustard
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67 local reviews
2 Darres gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 21 95 05 00
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Maren
Good pub food, fish&chips and burgers. Good selection of board games, and a nice outdoor seating area when the…
Øystein
Nice lokal pub with decent food. Good burgers. Nice biergarten during summer times.
Nick
Great pub food. Good atmosphere inside, large outside seating area also.
5. Colonel Mustard
5. Colonel Mustard
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67 local reviews
2 Darres gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 21 95 05 00
Maren
Maren
Good pub food, fish&chips and burgers. Good selection of board games, and a nice outdoor seating area when the sun is out!
Øystein
Øystein
Nice lokal pub with decent food. Good burgers. Nice biergarten during summer times.
Nick
Nick
Great pub food. Good atmosphere inside, large outside seating area also.
6. Oslo Mekaniske Verksted
6. Oslo Mekaniske Verksted
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127 local reviews
34 Tøyenbekken, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 452 37 534
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Rua
Stedet tilbyr kun drikke og snacks, men en kan ta med Take away/egen mat og spise der. På dagtid er det rolig…
Olga
Very cozy pub, you can bring your own food, but order drinks there. Nice during the day and evening. Old…
Lene
A pub where you can bring your own food! A well visited pub for locals, with very cozy and informal attitude…
6. Oslo Mekaniske Verksted
6. Oslo Mekaniske Verksted
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127 local reviews
34 Tøyenbekken, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 452 37 534
Rua
Rua
Stedet tilbyr kun drikke og snacks, men en kan ta med Take away/egen mat og spise der. På dagtid er det rolig fungerer som en cafe, der en…
Olga
Olga
Very cozy pub, you can bring your own food, but order drinks there. Nice during the day and evening. Old factory, remade in library style…
Lene
Lene
A pub where you can bring your own food! A well visited pub for locals, with very cozy and informal attitude. Old school posters on the…
7. Olympen
7. Olympen
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114 local reviews
15 Grønlandsleiret, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 24 10 19 99
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Anne-Marit
Nice restaurant/pub from 1892. Used to be a dirty place for alcoholics, but has been redecorated. Has great…
Kjersti
Delicious food made from excellent ingredients sampled from farms around Norway. This is an old pub that has…
Heidi
An old brown pub and regular Oslo institution now reinvented to a surprisingly trendy bistro pub. The dishes…
7. Olympen
7. Olympen
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114 local reviews
15 Grønlandsleiret, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 24 10 19 99
Anne-Marit
Anne-Marit
Nice restaurant/pub from 1892. Used to be a dirty place for alcoholics, but has been redecorated. Has great big paintings on the walls…
Kjersti
Kjersti
Delicious food made from excellent ingredients sampled from farms around Norway. This is an old pub that has been refurbished and is a great…
Heidi
Heidi
An old brown pub and regular Oslo institution now reinvented to a surprisingly trendy bistro pub. The dishes remain hearthy and the plates…
8. Café Sara
8. Café Sara
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53 local reviews
29 Hausmanns gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 03 40 00
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Sahra
On the corner of Torggata and Hausmanns gate you find Café Sara, a pub with a great atmosphere, a backyard and…
Andrea & Diego
A sort of pub, almost an institution in the neighbourhood, this is the only proper kitchen that serves food…
Ingrid Marie
Nice cafe, and old pub that hasen't been done for quite many yeats. Everybody is welcome, food is served until…
8. Café Sara
8. Café Sara
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53 local reviews
29 Hausmanns gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 03 40 00
Sahra
Sahra
On the corner of Torggata and Hausmanns gate you find Café Sara, a pub with a great atmosphere, a backyard and reasonably priced food and…
Andrea & Diego
Andrea & Diego
A sort of pub, almost an institution in the neighbourhood, this is the only proper kitchen that serves food every night until 2:30am. Not a…
Ingrid Marie
Ingrid Marie
Nice cafe, and old pub that hasen't been done for quite many yeats. Everybody is welcome, food is served until 3 am. Turkish, mexican…
9. Crow Bar & Brewery
9. Crow Bar & Brewery
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102 local reviews
32 Torggata, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 21 38 67 57
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Irma M
Oslo's largest microbrewery serves a variety of beers brewed in-house as well as numerous beer types made by…
Zita
Oslo's largest microbrewery serves a variety of beers brewed in-house as well as numerous beer types made by…
Eirik
Micro brewery with a two-story pub area. Vast craft beer selection and kitchen serving slow roasted pork…
9. Crow Bar & Brewery
9. Crow Bar & Brewery
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102 local reviews
32 Torggata, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 3:00 PM
+47 21 38 67 57
Irma M
Irma M
Oslo's largest microbrewery serves a variety of beers brewed in-house as well as numerous beer types made by other manufacturers. Crowbar's…
Zita
Zita
Oslo's largest microbrewery serves a variety of beers brewed in-house as well as numerous beer types made by other manufacturers. Crowbar's…
Eirik
Eirik
Micro brewery with a two-story pub area. Vast craft beer selection and kitchen serving slow roasted pork kebabs. Always popular!
10. Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri
10. Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri
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26 local reviews
30A Nydalsveien, Grefsen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 23 94 40
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Marius
Nydalen Brewery - pub and restaurant. A good alternative for dinner. Several good item on the menu, and good…
Erik
Great local brewery/gastro pub! Nice for a lunch or dinner.
Lene
Our local gastro pub with its own micro brewery
10. Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri
10. Nydalen Bryggeri og Spiseri
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26 local reviews
30A Nydalsveien, Grefsen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 23 94 40
Marius
Marius
Nydalen Brewery - pub and restaurant. A good alternative for dinner. Several good item on the menu, and good selection of beer.
Erik
Erik
Great local brewery/gastro pub! Nice for a lunch or dinner.
Lene
Lene
Our local gastro pub with its own micro brewery
11. Lorry Restaurant
11. Lorry Restaurant
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39 local reviews
12 Parkveien, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 69 69 04
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Trond
Most popular "brown" pub In Oslo, called "The Artists` Home", but a mixed crowd; polticians, journalists,…
Christian
One of the more traditional pubs in town. Also serves traditional Norwegian food at lunch and dinner.
Mia
Classic brown pub and restaurant with almost 150 years of history.
11. Lorry Restaurant
11. Lorry Restaurant
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39 local reviews
12 Parkveien, Majorstuen
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+47 22 69 69 04
Trond
Trond
Most popular "brown" pub In Oslo, called "The Artists` Home", but a mixed crowd; polticians, journalists, etc..Premises on two floors;…
Christian
Christian
One of the more traditional pubs in town. Also serves traditional Norwegian food at lunch and dinner.
Mia
Mia
Classic brown pub and restaurant with almost 150 years of history.
12. Izakaya
12. Izakaya
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63 local reviews
7 St. Olavs Gate, Sankt Hanshaugen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
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Kathinka
A hidden "pearl". Japan in the middle of Oslo. Traditional japanese pub with food, sake, beer, whisky,…
Irma M
An izakaya is a type of informal Japanese pub. They are casual places for after-work drinking
Anders & Saranda
Japanese-inspired pub which serves some refreshing drinks and also small plates of food.
12. Izakaya
12. Izakaya
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63 local reviews
7 St. Olavs Gate, Sankt Hanshaugen
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
Kathinka
Kathinka
A hidden "pearl". Japan in the middle of Oslo. Traditional japanese pub with food, sake, beer, whisky, umeshu... Great atmosphere, an…
Irma M
Irma M
An izakaya is a type of informal Japanese pub. They are casual places for after-work drinking
Anders & Saranda
Anders & Saranda
Japanese-inspired pub which serves some refreshing drinks and also small plates of food.