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Bryggegangen 8 | Tjuvholmen, Oslo 0252, Norway
+47 21 95 12 50
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“tapas” (26 reviews)
“lobster” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bryggegangen 8 | Tjuvholmen, Oslo 0252, Norway
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Time to check tapas in that city, so we went to Escalon, which is very good located on the aker brygge/ tjuvholmen. Don’t forget to book a table there! Each of us ordered a menu to try typical tapas of that restaurant. There were all...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Located in the popular waterfront Akerbrygge, this restaurant offers good tapas at very reasonnable prices for being Oslo. Good win list. Good service. You can sit inside or outside. Atmosphere is quite cosy. Will definitely come back.

Thank Anne-Christine
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We very happy with both the food and the location, feels good to enjoy good food in the evening sitting outdoor in the sun. Our spot was however in a corner out of view from most of the restaurant and sometimes we were forgotten by...More

Thank Olav M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We chose Escalon by chance there and then, but we will for sure come back to this very nice place. Delicious tapas for a young mans birthday midweek. The four of us, got a table outside on the waterfront facing the sunset and this day...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Excellent tapas dishes and fish menu. The main course of lamb and meat was not the best but all over a very good meal, recomend picking dishes, not the pre-made menu.

Thank Geir Anders Raa... S
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here last night. Loved the pimientos and the cheese balls. Ordered a second plate of pimientos as they were so good - just like Spain! We also had the fish croquettes but although very tasty did not remind me of croquettes I'd...More

Thank ShineSydneyAustralia
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went here with my boyfriend for our anniversary. The restaurant in itself is beautifully decorated and situated on Tjuvholmen. We decided on having their weekend special set menu and it was simply delicious. The deer filet was so tender and scrumptious and simply melted in...More

Thank Kikki J
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The place is quiet and comfortable. The prices are reasonable. The food is a bit plain, or the different tapas dishes doesnt neccisarily match on spicyness.

Thank Harald S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Along a quiet canal, close to the fascinating Astrup Fearneley Museum this is a charming tapa restaurant, sitting outside at candle light you can joy the view of the canal ... Good choice of nice tapas, friendly atmosphere, lovely Spanish sangria or rosè wine, accurate...More

Thank oletta2016
Reviewed 7 September 2016

On possible the last warm evening this year I made my way to the settling sun at Escalon. It was crowded and the atmosphere was joyful. I ordered the mussels and a glass of white wine. I asked for replacing the aioli with mayonnaise. "Sorry,...More

Thank torbjorn_sunde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bryggegangen 8 | Tjuvholmen, Oslo 0252, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 21 95 12 50
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Tapas restaurant located in the best area of Oslo. Escalon opened their first restaurant in Bergen in 1998 and we have today in three restaurants in total.
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