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Le Benjamin Bar & Bistro

Soendre gate 6 | 0550 Oslo, Norway, Oslo 0550, Norway
+47 22 35 79 44
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tarte flambee” (5 reviews)
“cheese fondue” (5 reviews)
“fresh oysters” (4 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Soendre gate 6 | 0550 Oslo, Norway, Oslo 0550, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great location, excellent food and service in a nice atmosphere and at a reasonable price. been here several times and love it every time. make sure to book in advance, it is popular for a reason!

Thank chantalspit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes you come across a restaurant that exceeds all expectations and this place is one of them. The management should be proud of the way their staff buy into the ethos of good customer service; happy smiling faces, knowledgable insights etc. The chap who served...More

Thank thehonestreview1964
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bistro, all dark wood and bentwood chairs feels like a real French bistro, and the food is better than most of those. Fresh warm sourdough bread starts, there are a few reasonably priced wines, and the fish is perfect. Service is professional and helpful.

Thank BJaneH
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cute French inspired restaurant in cute part of Oslo. Food was great quality and full of flavour, very reasonable too. Nice selection of wines on the menu and friendly service.

Thank James H
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Was looking for a casual dinner place and found Le Benjamin via Google Maps. Was lucky to be able to get a table for one as I only made last minute reservations. The restaurant was packed when I arrived and it was already 9pm. Some...More

1  Thank Blue_Man_Alejandro
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I really liked this little French bistro. I had an evening on my own in Oslo and popped in to this place for dinner. Although the portions were not large, the food was delicious, the wine list extensive, and my waitress was very friendly, attentive...More

Thank Spikeevans
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Tarte flambé was perfect. Sweetbread was good, but tasted a little “fishy”. Steak tartare was a bit bland and too mushy for my liking. Some fluer de sel would’ve enhanced the beef flavor. The beet gave it a pleasant sweetness, though. The chocolate soufflé was...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I eat as a starter a flambé tart, nothing special and dough undercooked. The topping of vegetables was nice though. As a main I ate a spring chicken which was nice but too oily in my opinion. The veggies were nice. I don’t think I...More

Thank Kamaljeet Kaur K
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meal at Le Benjamin - recommended by the staff at the Grand Hotel. Staff were great and an outstanding wine list. Going back when we return to Oslo next week.

Thank sstuartclark
Reviewed 23 May 2018

What an amazing restaurant! The food was more than perfect, the waitress very friendly and nice. I tried the entrecote which is served with potatoes and a delicious salad but the most tasteful touch in the plate was the garlic cream....OMG! I could visit this...More

Thank Stevi G
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Michael P
15 May 2017|
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Response from persinfo | Reviewed this property |
You can book on the net on their home page. Click on the UK flag and then you will get the booking in English. Click on the number of guests and then fill in the names, etc. Best and enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
03:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soendre gate 6 | 0550 Oslo, Norway, Oslo 0550, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 22 35 79 44
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