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Cafe Oliven

Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
+47 70 26 00 01
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good55%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
13 Mar 2017
“Really nice dinner!”
7 Aug 2016
“Decent food”
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CUISINES
European, Italian, Bar, International, Mediterranean, Pub, Healthy, Central European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped by this lovely restaurant in town center without a reservation at 7:00pm on a Saturday. The staff were able to get us a table after approx 5min waiting. The atmosphere was excellent in the old, rustic and solid wooden house....More

Thank mortenbrodahl
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We received a warm welcome, and we had friendly and efficient service the Whole time. I found the colours and decoration very attractive. The Venison dish was nicely presented and really tasty. We tried all Three desserts they offered, and they were also very good....More

Thank Ingeborg56
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Got here 10 persons in total and got good seating. Kind of slow service from waitress....it took long time to place orders and there was no follow up for dessert or coffee. And the resturant was not more than 1/4 full. Food was on an...More

Thank Ray A
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I had the nachos with meat etc. it tasted quiet good, but they could have put more cheece in between as the middle part of the dish was just dry nachos. My wife had the pizza which was pretty good! good service.

Thank TrondM
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A nice meny with much to choose from. Good quality of the food and the place had nic surroundings. Live music and view down to the sea. Recommended.

Thank 997st_les
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I didn't like the Olivenburger. Missed a juicy burger with taste. I asked for pommes frites, instead of sweet potatoe, but got sweet potatoe. But I can recommend the fish soup and mussels. I also wishes that the smokers had their own area outside.

Thank Gøril B K
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is newly renovated and the ambience is very nice! Food was excellent but the wine menu could have more selections. Staff very nice and serviceminded but the level did suffer since it was extremely busy. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank sirilande
Reviewed 16 October 2015

It is not the best restaurant in town, but it is the "institution" in Son where all the locals meet. And the restaturant have great food and service. So please have a Go at it, if your are in this beautiful place.

Thank Henningsan
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Went to Cafe Oliven for dinner while staying at Son spa for a weekend getaway. Not very vegetarian friendly menu, but those who eat fish will manage, they do however have one vegetarian pizza. The prices for main courses are a bit stiff, and you...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Going out for a beer or a glass of wine - this seems to be the place ti be. Ordered main courses for dinner as well, and what a pleasebt surprice. In the high medium price range, but for once we could not decide the...More

Thank Svend Aage M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Cuisine
European, Italian, Bar, International, Mediterranean, Pub, Healthy, Central European, Scandinavian, Norwegian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Storgata 26, Son 1555, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Akershus  >  Vestby Municipality  >  Son
  • Phone Number: +47 70 26 00 01