Drink presented in a bowl of moss at bar Pier 42 in Oslo.

Pier 42 – Oslo's award-winning cocktail bar!

Do not miss the fabulous Pier 42 on the American Line at Jernbanetorget! The popular bar has won a number of major awards – most recently as Best Cocktail Bar in Norway 2021 and 2022. Savour a sip of one of our sensational cocktails!

A taste of New York and Norway

What happens when you blend a deep understanding of classic American cocktails with a spirit of adventure? What happens is Pier 42 at Amerikalinjen! This successful bar is named after the famous Pier 42 in New York, with a drinks menu inspired by the contrasts of New York and Norwegian styles - creating an elegant balance of flavours. Through our Contrasts concept menu, you can explore these different influences and history, and let our scintillating cocktails take your breath away.

A world class award winner

Pier 42 is not just any bar – it has won award after award since opening. Amongst its successes, Pier 42 holds the award for Best Cocktail Bar in Norway in both 2021 and 2022. Not only that, but the bar manager, Adrián Michalčí, won the award for Global Bartender of the Year in the world's largest bar-tending competition, Diageo World Class! Do not miss out on experiencing a sensational cocktail, prepared by world-class mixologists at Pier 42.

Vibrant night life at Pier 42

Just as Manhattan's Pier 42 was Amerikalinje-passengers' first encounter with New York and a new life "across the pond", our vibrant bar is the perfect place to start an evening of adventures in the heart of Oslo - or just to chat with friends over the clink of cocktail glasses - all at Pier 42. We do not take seat reservations, so drop by and order something that catches your eye as you soak up the atmosphere of this superb cocktail bar.

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Pier 42


Opening hours

The opening hours may vary during weekends and other periods of the year. Please contact us for current opening hours.


    • Monday - Thursday

      16:00 - 00:00

    • Friday

      16:00 - 00:30

    • Saturday

      14:00 - 00:30

    • Sunday


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    Jernbanetorget 2, 0154 Oslo
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    +47 21 40 59 00
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