Restaurant Rumors Discover New Places Before Everyone Else!

Are you eager to try new places when they open? Use this feature to find the latest news about restaurant openings in Scandinavia and discover new places before everyone else. Sort the rumors using the filters below. Got a rumor? Submit it here!

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Rumors

Food Family

Kolstadgata 22, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 2, 2021

Category:

Food Market

A family of restaurant concepts focused on takeaway (but with some seats for dine-in) in a sort of food hall. The first concepts are Cheesy Pizza, Sassy Poke, and Silky Sushi, with more to come.

Rumors

Hart Brød + Bar (Expansion)

Galionsvej 41, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

August 16, 2021

Category:

Bakery, Bar

The Christianshavn outpost of Hart Bageri is moving location to Galionsvej 41 and expanding in a bigger venue that also serves as a wine bar.

Rumors

Kiosk

St. Halvards gate 71, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 16, 2021

Category:

Cafe

Source:

Osloloopen

Coffee shop, café, and kiosk in an old gas station – from the guys behind the electric bicycle rental company Whee!

Rumors

Falske Reker

Sandviken, Bergen, Norway

Opening:

September 1, 2021

Category:

Bar

Bar with natural wine, sour beer, and bar snacks from Adrian Talleraas.

Rumors

Will Smith’s New Restaurant

Kongens Nytorv 8, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

December 1, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Casual Cantonese restaurant from chef Will Smith (former head chef at Geranium and owner of Will at the Bridge at Broens Gadekøkken).

Newly opened

Zarathustra Meyhane

Thorvald Meyers gate 80, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 1, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

Osloloopen

Meze restaurant form Rodeløkka Invest/Nevzat Arikan (Arakataka, Trattoria Popolare, Txotx, Happolati, Café Tekehtopa).

Newly opened

OKI DOKI

Klagshamnsvägen 40, Malmö, Sweden

Opening:

June 30, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

@skitgott

Hole-in-the-wall sushi restaurant and take-away place from chef Karim Khouani (Ambiance à Vindåkra and Sture) and Sammy Challal (Salads & Smoothies).

Newly opened

Såjja

Värnhemstorget 60 B, Malmö, Sweden

Opening:

June 22, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

@skitgott

Dumpling bar & café from Liu Jian (formerly of Dubbel Dubbel) and Linda Ovesson.

Rumors

Spaghetteria

Henny Mürers gang 1, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

September 6, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

DN

Pasta restaurant from Dag Tjersland (Baltazar, Skur 33) and food writer Andreas Viestad (also involved in St. Lars) next door to their Venetian restaurant Salome.

Rumors

Vin Vin

Torggata 18, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

October 4, 2021

Category:

Bar

Source:

DN

Wine bar and event space for wine from Flott Gjort (Arnt Andersen and Runar Eggesvik).

Rumors

Paa Huk

Huk, Bygdøy, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 2, 2021

Category:

Cafe

Source:

Osloloopen

Beach bar, café, and take-away spot from Bon Lío and Foldenbanden (Stian Floer from the restaurant group Lava Oslo).

Rumors

Eigens Clubhouse

Sturlasgade 14, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

September 1, 2021

Category:

Cafe

A small café and a satellite operation of Alice (the bakery and coffee shop in Amager) in the same courtyard as restaurant Alouette and Københavns Møbelsnedkeri.

Newly opened

Grotto (Pop-up)

Hallings gate 5, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

June 12, 2021

Category:

Bar, Pop-up

Garage bar from the guys behind Merkur Bar (wine bar) and Melk (art gallery), situated in the gallery and event space Villa Stensberg.

Newly opened

Konoji

Trondheimsveien 16, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

June 12, 2021

Category:

Bar, Restaurant

Source:

@matsanmelder

Sake bar and izakaya from the people behind restaurant Izakaya. The sake bar opens on June 12th, while the kitchen will open later in June.

Newly opened

Black Napkins

Tore Hals Mejdells vei 5, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

June 9, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

Osloloopen

Japanese restaurant, cocktail bar, and pizza restaurant from Lofthus Samvirkelag inside Røa Torg (shopping mall).

Newly opened

Bobo Food Studio

Bremerholm 6, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

June 11, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Modern Danish restaurant from chef Boris Buono (Ibiza Food Studio) in the old venue of Roxie inside Hotel the Socialist (formerly Hotel Herman K).

Newly opened

Andre Etasje

Nedre Langgate 49, Tønsberg, Norway

Opening:

June 5, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Source:

@matsanmelder

A casual fine dining restaurant part of the newly refurbished Hotel Klubben. Executive chef Marcos Scorza (Engø Gård, Grand Hotel Oslo) serves a tasting menu using local and seasonal produce. Choose between a two, three, or four-course menu.

Newly opened

Øens Have

Refshalevej 157, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

June 4, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Urban farm and eatery from the team behind ØsterGro rooftop farm, Gro Spiseri, and FællesGro. In collaboration with Bygaard.

Newly opened

Seks

Krystalgade 6, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

May 28, 2021

Category:

Cafe, Pastry shop

Coffee and cake shop from the Polish travelers and cookbook authors Monika and Jan Pawlak (they also have a café in Poland, famous for its cheesecakes).

Newly opened

Babette

Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

August 1, 2021

Category:

Restaurant

Fine dining restaurant from chef Morten Falk (formerly of Henne Kirkeby Kro and Kadeau) and Christian Wellendorf

Newly opened

Panaderya

Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 1, 2021

Category:

Bakery, Cafe, Chocolate Shop, Pastry shop

Source:

Osloloopen

A brand new concept from Bread N Butter with Asian-style bread, sandwiches, toasts, pastries, desserts, cakes, chocolates, salads, and juices.

Newly opened

Esperanto

St. Halvards plass 1, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

May 26, 2021

Category:

Bar

Pop-up concept turned permanent wine & cocktail bar.

Newly opened

100

Munkedamsveien 100, Oslo, Norway

Opening:

August 1, 2021

Category:

Bar

Wine bar from sommelier Alexander Jones (formerly of Bokbacka).

Newly opened

The Artisan

Fredensgade 1, Copenhagen, Denmark

Opening:

June 5, 2021

Category:

Cafe, Coffee Shop

Specialty coffee shop with a micro-roastery inside.

Newly opened

Pop-ups

Damsgårdsveien 55, Bergen, Norway

Opening:

May 26, 2021

Category:

Pop-up

Temporary restaurant concept replacing Litleré Mat Damsgård which has closed. Stian Holme continues as head chef and Simon Nilsen takes over as restaurant manager. Every week, a new pop-up concept opens with food that people have cravings for, like fried chicken and tantanmen. Guests chefs appear occasionally.