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Things to do in Tjuvholmen, Oslo

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“Contemporary Art Museum. Great location and has a good cafe with pastries and some alcoholic alternatives. ”
  • 190 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Tjuvholmen is one of Oslo's newest boroughs. The area is characterised by an intriguing architectural diversity and unique outdoor areas. It plays host to several galleries and art installations, including the Astrup Fearnley Museum flanked by a sculpture park and a beach. Tjuvholmen's restaurants are known for their high standards and great locations.”
  • 87 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Spectacular asian and sea food, quite fancy place so get your dollar bills ready ( it is worth it ;-))”
  • 22 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
$$$
“Trendy bar. Food, drinks(famous for Pornstar), dancing, eating, outdoorserving seaside”
  • 16 locals recommend
Hotel
“Thief BAR on the ground floor has an exclusive cocktail menu based on a 'movie list' theme. 12 cocktails, 12 movies. Nice place when feeling like a fansy, yet not pricey drink at night.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Go here in the afternoon on sunny days, to get som evening sun while enjoying a dish of pasta or a plate of pizza. Ask to be seated outside in the summer, or enjoy a cozy fireplace in the winter.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“Favourite burger joint :) Great food - great service! They offer two different veggie burgers, and serve the best ever sweet potato fries with aioli! Favourite burger: salmon :) Crazy good milkshakes.....”
  • 12 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“One of the greatest Norwegian artists (in my opinion) who recently passed away. Worth visiting his gallery.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A popular restaurant establishment in one of the best spots in Oslo with a Nordic menu.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
$$$
“Superb Seafood restaurant at the higher end of the scale. The outdoor area is great for sunny days. Expansive wine list.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
$$$
“Vingen Bar is a coffee shop and lunch venue by day and cocktail and food bar by night. Enjoy baked goods from Handwerk, sandwiches, soups, oysters and natural wine in the wing-shaped corner of the Astrup Fearnley museum at Tjuvholmen”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great Food and great service with Thai/Vietnamese fusion with Nordic ingredients”
  • 4 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“The best gelateria / Italian ice cream in the city! They're also inside Vulkan mathallen. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Tjuvholmen and Aker brygge might be a bit touristic, but it is still nice to take a stroll by the harbor, gazing at sail yachts and doing som people watching. Lot's of cafes and restaurants, a bit pricy though.”
  • 1 local recommends
Nature
“An elevator that takes you 50 meters up, and gives you a nice view of the downtown area. 20 NOK per person”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Spectacular asian and sea food, quite fancy place so get your dollar bills ready ( it is worth it ;-))”
  • 22 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Trendy bar. Food, drinks(famous for Pornstar), dancing, eating, outdoorserving seaside”
  • 16 locals recommend
Hotel
“Thief BAR on the ground floor has an exclusive cocktail menu based on a 'movie list' theme. 12 cocktails, 12 movies. Nice place when feeling like a fansy, yet not pricey drink at night.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
“Favourite burger joint :) Great food - great service! They offer two different veggie burgers, and serve the best ever sweet potato fries with aioli! Favourite burger: salmon :) Crazy good milkshakes.....”
  • 12 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Go here in the afternoon on sunny days, to get som evening sun while enjoying a dish of pasta or a plate of pizza. Ask to be seated outside in the summer, or enjoy a cozy fireplace in the winter.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A popular restaurant establishment in one of the best spots in Oslo with a Nordic menu.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Superb Seafood restaurant at the higher end of the scale. The outdoor area is great for sunny days. Expansive wine list.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Vingen Bar is a coffee shop and lunch venue by day and cocktail and food bar by night. Enjoy baked goods from Handwerk, sandwiches, soups, oysters and natural wine in the wing-shaped corner of the Astrup Fearnley museum at Tjuvholmen”
  • 9 locals recommend

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