All the restaurants listed below have menus that contain a selection of main courses for under 150 NOK:
Café Elias Mat og Sånt : Offers home made food made from local ingredients. The menu is small but includes dishes like Moose Stew and salad with smoked Norwegian salmon. They also have a selection of Norwegian beers from micro and craft breweries.
Location: Kristian Augusts gate 14
Fru Hagen: A cosy and laid back café/bar in Grunerløkka, one of Oslos most charming and vibrating areas. The menu consists of typical bar-food at very reasonable prices.
Location: Thorvald Meyers gate 40
Mucho Mas: Another Grunerløkka favourite. Classic Mexican food at good prices in a relaxed atmosphere.
Location: Thorvald Meyers gate 36
Albertine Indisk Tandoori: Excellent Indian food to suit most budgets. The menu offers several vegetarian options, which is normally fairly rare to find in Oslo and Norway. This little gem was established as early as 1937 and is a big hit with the locals.
Rice Bowl: Thai food at good prices and a central location. Open 7 days a week.
Location: Young’s gate 4