Pavlova on a platter, topped with raspberries, strawberries and blueberries. White floral bouquet with roses and bridal veil, decorated with red, white and blue satin ribbon. A grey-blue wallpaper with a pattern can be seen in the background.

Experience our bountiful May 17 buffet in our venerable function rooms on the 2nd floor

With a lot of history within the walls, an upgraded interior and an elegant atmosphere, we take you back in time. We offer a taste experience with a focus on Norwegian ingredients, seasonal dishes and temptations from our own patisserie.

First seating at 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Second seating at 12:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Third seating at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

May 17 buffet price:
Adults: NOK 995
Children 3–12 years: NOK 495

Table booking and payment is made online here
Table reservations and payments are made online here. The last opportunity to change/cancel free of charge is before 12:00 PM on Tuesday, May 14, 2024.

May 17 lunch at Bristol Grill

Lunch in one of Oslo’s oldest and most venerable restaurants. Big and small occasions have been celebrated since 1924. We offer our special May 17 a la carte lunch menu that exudes luxury and quality.

First seating at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Second seating at 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Table booking can be made online here or by emailing

May 17 dinner at the Bristol Grill

Bristol Grill is open from 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
Table booking can be made online here or by emailing

May 17 at the Bristol Pub

On the corner of the venerable Hotel Bristol is the elegant and classic pub, Bristol Pub. Here we serve homemade smash burgers based on quality dry-aged meat from the Bristol Grill.

Open from 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM - walk-ins only

May 17 in the Bristol Gin Bar

Open from 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM - walk-ins only

May 17 in the Vinterhaven and the Bibliotek Bar

Unfortunately, we have no available tables before after 4:00 PM.
Use our online booking to check availability.

Waiter at Hotel Bristol polishing a wine glass
Festive table with Norwegian flags for 17th May
An employee at Hotel Bristol polishing a large chandelier

17th May at Hotel Bristol

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