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Vinmonopolet Oslo - Oslo City
Above Average based on 25 ratings
Type: Beer Store

Stenersgata 1
Oslo, Norway 0048 [ print map ]
22 17 96 00

vinmonopolet.no | beer menu

Hours: 1000-1800, Friday 0900-1800 , Sat. 0900-1500


Mayor: bjerkeaa (19) | Bottles: 72


Vinmonopolet Oslo - Oslo City

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Beer Available At Vinmonopolet Oslo - Oslo City (arranged by most recent)
Adnams Tally-Ho 88, 7 Fjell 7 Sorter Christmas Ale 42, Austmann Vintersolverv , Austmann Stille Natt , Delirium Noël 96, Nøgne Ø Two Captains Double IPA 99, Kinn Tomasmesse 94, Kinn Solsnu , Arendals 1839 Stærk Tradisjon 34, Trollbryggeriet Slogen Sunnmørsjul , To Øl Black Ball Porter 99, Mont des Cats 87, Summer Wine Sabertooth IPA 90, Buxton Axe Edge 99, Austmann Kjole & Wit 34, Helsingborgs Kaffestout 77, By The Horns Lambeth Walk 93, Austmann Sjokolade & Kirsebærporter 83, Austmann Austmann & Svart 59, Ægir Hyrrokkin India Peated Ale 87
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25 reviews for Vinmonopolet Oslo - Oslo City
 Ambiance  51%
 Service  56%
 Selection  46%
 Food N/A 
 Value  54%
 Overall  50%
 Rating  56%
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88
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
eric82oslo  (1) Langhus, Norway | November 3, 2006
Although the selection of beer types are not abundant (having in mind the 30,000+ sorts included on this website), it’s mostly great in the overall alcohol category, especially by focusing on high quality products. Perhaps for this reason, perhaps not, other types of alcohol are favoured, especially red wines, sparkling wine, whiskey and cognac. My ratings are based on this wide spectrum of offering, not solely the beer selection available. It’s more than sufficient for my demands, although it could, of course, always have been ten times, or a 100 times, bigger. But then again Oslo ain’t Tokyo either. My main complaint is of course the excessive pricing, but this is due to government politics, not their own private policies. :)
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 16/20
Quevaal  (5) Oslo, Norway | August 24, 2014
This shop has a good selection of beers. 194 presently(see beer menu link. Not as interesting as Vika, but this is right in the middle of Oslo. Next to Vinmonopolet, there’s also Meny, which has a good selection of bottles with 4.7ABV or less. Be advised to enter Oslo City from Jernbanetorget subway station, or you have to walk among thousands of people shopping for clothes.
66
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 13/20
Cunningham  (347) Halden, Norway | January 9, 2012
a good amount of beers, thats all but that is what we want :-) except the prices
60
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
gunnar  (381) Sandnes, Norway | November 9, 2011
Very good selection af beer, according to Norwegian standards. Almost 95 % of available beers in the Vinmonopolet system was seen during my visit in October 2011.
58
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 10/20
Kestral  (29) Årnes, Norway | March 27, 2009
Decent selection, they always keep a bit more than the standard Vinmonopolet selection. Staff is helpful, but often busy.
56
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 10/20
Sigmund  (144) Tau, Norway | June 8, 2005
This is the Vinmonopolet (Norwegian state owned wine, liquor and strong beer monopoly) store with the best selection. Will normally shelf stock ALL beers (including the ones in "bestillingsutvalget") that are available through Vinmonopolet. Be aware that nearly all alcoholic drinks are more expensive in Norway than in any other country in the world.
56
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 11/20
tfredvik  (20) Oslo, Norway | February 29, 2012
Above average vinmonopol selection. Very sentral in downtown Oslo, right next to Meny Oslo City that has a good selectoin of <4.7 ABV beers.
54
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 10/20
Bart  (108) Brussels, Belgium | February 2, 2013
Drink center next to the central station of Oslo. Focuss is on wines, but they do have a very nice selection of beer as well. Some Norwegian macro’s and micro’s added with some nice Belgian, American and Britisch ales. Expensive yes, but to Norwegian standards. If you are looking for some bottles in Norway, good place to visit.
54
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 12/20
dj  (18) , England | April 5, 2014
A fair selection of the commonly available Norwegian beers from Nøgne, Ægir and HaandBryggeriet plus a few others - seems to have the best of the Vinmonopolets in central Oslo. Clearly the focus here is on wine, so the beer placement is not good. Typical prices of 60-70 NOK a bottle.
50
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 10/20
austinpowers  (152) New York, New York | October 9, 2005| Updated October 21, 2005
Vinmonopolet is a chain of government-owned liquor stores. They have a monopoly on the sale of beer above approx 4.75% abv, so a stop here is a MUST (beer under 4.75% is sold in grocery stores). The selection was typical for Scandinavia - lame. Try the Aass beer, it’s quite enjoyable. Also, some new Norwegian micros are springing up that are actually quite notable, such as Nogne O and Haandbryggeriet, so check them out.

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