Sometimes, the urge to have French food strikes, and nothing satisfies until you get it. When that happens, count on 10Best to point you in the direction of Oslo's best French restaurants. We understand the desire to have a great meal, and we work hard to bring you the top places to eat in Oslo. We vet restaurants carefully for quality, and when we recommend popular eateries like Feinschmecker or tell you that La Petit Provence gets good reader feedback, you can believe it. From Central Oslo to Frogner, we'll make sure you get - and eat - what's best.

Markveien Mat og Vinhus

This is the ideal place to enjoy a local dining experience because it is not well known by tourists. Located in the heart of the Grunerløkka district, the bohemian-style restaurant serves French-inspired cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. The...  Read More

Le Canard

This exclusive restaurant, located in Frogner, is housed in a luxurious brick mansion built in 1900 and decorated with antiques, chandeliers, and baroque paintings. Only the freshest and most choice ingredients are used to prepare the elegant...  Read More


This elegant, first-class French Norwegian restaurant is one of the most prestigious in Oslo. The frequently changing four-course menu includes grilled scallops with crispy potatoes and celeriac purée; sautéed ocean crayfish tails with apple...  Read More

Central Oslo
A Touch of France

This charming restaurant is located near the old quarter of town, close to the Akershus Castle. This lively Parisian brassiere provides a relaxing atmosphere ideal for both formal and informal occasions. The menu features exciting French...  Read More

Central Oslo
La Petit Provence

Both the décor and the menu of this charming restaurant are prepared with southern French flair. Intimate tables, rustic chairs, and red tablecloths with Provence motifs provide an authentic and cozy atmosphere. The cuisine is straight from...  Read More

Will's Bar and Restaurant

Evocative of a Parisian restaurant in a romantic movie, this restaurant features exquisite traditional French cuisine prepared with typical Norwegian ingredients. Both the menu and the wine list feature extensive selections. A favorite of...  Read More


This popular and cozy cellar restaurant features a generous French-inspired menu with excellent cuisine and a cloister-like ambience. The overall space is quite large but has been tastefully divided into smaller dining areas. Candlelight and the...  Read More