Tim Wendelboe

Coffee Shop and Café$$$$
Grünerløkka, Oslo
  • Ranked #3 for coffee shops in Oslo
  • This place is famous for their coffee. It's one of the most popular in the city!
  • FMD
    "probably the best coffee in Oslo... for real."(6 Tips)
    Erick K.
    "Fantastic aeropress brew and espresso."(6 Tips)
    Anders Y.
    "Tekangu is the greatest coffee of all time"(2 Tips)
    Alexandros P.
    "probably one of the best coffee bars in Europe."(3 Tips)
101 Tips and reviews
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  • MelissaEchoLima
    MelissaEchoLimaAugust 27, 2015
    Having had coffee in 60+ countries, this is the best coffee I've ever had, the one crema I dream about. Cortado or Aeropress if it's winter; cappuccino freddo or annisetta if it's summer. Perfection.
    Upvoted Aug 26
  • Duke
    DukeSeptember 21, 2016
    Hot spot for coffee enthusiasts. A little bit outside from the city/center. Take the Blue-Tram No. 12 to go there.
    Upvoted Sep 13
  • eifeh s.
    eifeh sOctober 3, 2016
    Great coffee in Oslo. Not a lot of seating room inside, so better for to-go. Double latte is amazing. Only have whole milk which isn't super convenient. Would definitely recommend for coffee lovers.
    Upvoted Aug 9
  • Erick K.
    Erick KjellevoldJanuary 30, 2015
    One of the best coffee places in Oslo overall. Nice interior and not too many people at once, so if you're lucky you can grab a seat. Fantastic aeropress brew and espresso.
  • Francis L.
    Francis LinnAugust 8, 2017
    Been here 5+ times
    The coffee is superb. Be aware that the place is tiny and only serves coffee. Not the place to pretend it's your office. Together with Supreme they have the best coffee so it's a must;)
  • Jokke M.
    Jokke MartensFebruary 20, 2014
    I visited this place way too much in July. They're aeropresses are just so tasteful and complex. The El Salvador had a wonderful apple-acidity. The Kenya was wonderfully juicy. The Olke Bire... Mmm
  • jessica m. h.
    so small, so focused, so much fun. roaster in the front, counter in the back & a total of 3 chairs. (windowsill sits another 2) feels like neighborhood spot but runs like a Michelin-starred restaurant
  • Natálie V.
    Definitely the best coffee in Oslo! Lovely place and the kindest baristas who leave a huge smile on your face when you leave!
    Upvoted 3 days ago
  • Mohammad A.
    Great coffee shop with a lovely location and passionate baristas!
    Upvoted 2 weeks ago
  • Alexandros P.
    Alexandros PlexidasMarch 16, 2016
    Don't miss to visit this place in Oslo Grunerlokka to taste the Clover's and Tim's famous coffee, probably one of the best coffee bars in Europe.
  • Kim R.
    Kim Reksten GrønnebergJanuary 5, 2015
    Been here 50+ times
    Kind of the soup nazi of the coffee world, without the angriness though! Great place and skiller baristas. Try of one of the aeropress on offer, hold the milk.
  • Rapha
    RaphaNovember 18, 2011
    With bare, blackened floorboards, the setting is austere. Pull up a wooden chair next to the roasters, listen to the scratchy transistor radio and lose yourself in one of the carefully selected brews.
  • Jonas M.
    Jonas MeinerzDecember 6, 2015
    The best coffee I've ever tasted and probably the best I'll ever taste. Their espresso is from another world (it's actually from Kenya but, you know...)
  • Erik S.
    Erik SkilnandSeptember 30, 2014
    Greatest coffee and expertise in Oslo, love the retro interior, and the awesome Tandberg Sølvsuper radio!
  • Natalie V.
    Natalie VegelSeptember 18, 2016
    Really good latte! Looks like they do tastings as well (from what I could tell during my visit)
  • IrmaZandl T.
    Love the decor and ambiance but no WiFi and no food. All a bit too precious
  • Peter L.
    Peter LindbergMay 1, 2016
    Superbly prepared coffee, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Sells their own beans. A must visit for those interested in coffee.
  • Surya S.
    Very good filter coffee! No much seats though but you can find a little corner if you wait a bit 😊
  • Anders H.
    Anders HusaJuly 29, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Try their iced coffees. Totally unique and unlike anything you'll get at any other coffee shops.
  • OJ B.
    OJ BratMarch 24, 2016
    Find yourself in Oslo craving a cuppa? Look no further. World champion barista Tim Wendelboe will take good care of you.
  • Önder B.
    Önder BingölMay 30, 2015
    It's unbelievable that the coffee here is on another level compared to Monmouth, Coutume or Drop Coffee. I have tasted the perfect espresso.
  • Cooper S.
    Cooper SmithJanuary 18, 2013
    In the summer months, grab an iced coffee and snag a spot outside. By far the best coffee in Oslo
  • Humaid B.
    Humaid BinyelaiyelSeptember 3, 2016
    Tried the cortado and it was great unfortunately there are few sitting areas
  • Maximilian S.
    Maximilian StoiberSeptember 7, 2017
    One of the best speciality coffee roaster in Oslo, if not the world. Absolutely fantastic coffee, must visit!
  • Andrea T.
    Andrea Talavera EssenwangerMarch 13, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Internationally Known for his coffee, Tim Wendelboe. They make amazing cold coffee creations! You should try them all!
  • Simon C.
    Simon CheadleNovember 1, 2016
    Yes for some of the greatest coffee you'll ever drink
  • Dom
    DomApril 29, 2017
    Absolutely fabulous coffee. They also do tasting options, drink 4 of their coffees.
  • Brian S.
    Brian SNovember 26, 2014
    They have a coffee list on the counter for aero press and there is a special roast on the paper menu on the wall.
  • Alper Ç.
    Alper ÇuğunMarch 3, 2014
    Finally made my way to the center of the European coffee universe and found a place where perfect coffee is served in utmost serenity.
  • Jessica L.
    Jessica LinSeptember 9, 2014
    The best coffee in Norway! Knowledgeable staff and really cool store layout.
  • Volkan A.
    Volkan Akın PaşaNovember 11, 2016
    fresh beans, i tried the coffee tasting. perfect, they support the beans to other coffee shops.
  • Sergei T.
    Sergei TJune 4, 2016
    Amazing coffee. Up there with some of the best espresso bars I've been to around the world.
  • Noah W.
    Noah WeissJuly 30, 2015
    One of the top 5 coffees I've had in my life. This lives up to its enormously famous expectations. Had an iced coffee like creation with a double espresso shaken with anise syrup and cream.
  • Silvia V.
    Silvia ViñualesDecember 9, 2016
    Best coffee in Oslo so far. Try El Salvador espresso.
  • Chester H.
    Chester HAugust 13, 2017
    Truly one of the best coffees I've ever had! Try the cappuccino al fredo, so good
  • Ansell
    AnsellJune 18, 2015
    I don't like to talk on hyperbole, but that was possibly the best foam on a cappuccino I have ever had.
  • Ernie S.
    Ernie SmithSeptember 29, 2015
    These guys are very welcoming to coffee tourists. They make you feel like you've been coming here for a decade.
  • Kate Y.
    Kate Yan (Furman)May 26, 2017
    Super cool coffee shop with knowledgable folks, minimal seating though.
  • Ellis P.
    Ellis Palmer BabeAugust 4, 2013
    Simply amazing... The best Aeropress I have ever had!!
  • Dean
    DeanSeptember 21, 2015
    Super small place, only three seats inside. If there's two of you, they have a coffee tasting available
  • Stian S.
    Stian SkarstenMarch 15, 2012
    best coffee in Norway, perhaps the best coffee in the world.
  • Agata
    AgataApril 30, 2015
    This place is like a coffee evangelist who convinces a tea drinker to try and fall in love with coffee
  • Christian E.
    Wow. Coffee magic! A taster of 4 different aeropresses for two people at 150NOK, this place is not even expensive! Only down is the limited seating space, cause this place is obviously really popular.
  • Erik S.
    Erik SkilnandOctober 19, 2014
    Talk to the people working there, you'll learn a lot about brewing, and maybe taste something new
  • nora w.
    nora walkerJune 10, 2016
    Let me put it this way: any of my bougie coffee obsessive exboyfriends would die to drink here, it's just that good.
  • Ania D.
    Ania DzianiaApril 20, 2015
    Cappuccino Al Freddo is to die for!
  • Lars L.
    Lars LeionAugust 24, 2015
    They usually have something out of the ordinary to offer, so be adventurous!
  • Lydia K.
    Lydia KJune 5, 2016
    Try the bottled cold brew -- smooth and delicious.
  • Bram L.
    Bram LoquetJanuary 18, 2013
    Check out Tim's book about coffee. Available in Norwegian and English.
  • FMD
    FMDMarch 5, 2016
    probably the best coffee in Oslo... for real.
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