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Icelandic Bar (Islenski Barinn) - CLOSED

Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 109, Iceland
+354 517 6767
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Busy and Great Food

Came here for Happy Hour and came back to eat later in the evening . Also came back a week later... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Derby, United Kingdom
My kind of place

This was my first dinner in Iceland and it did not disappoint. It was a friendly casual place with... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
New York City, New York
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 109, Iceland
+354 517 6767
Reviews (61)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for Happy Hour and came back to eat later in the evening . Also came back a week later as we were impressed with the quality of the food . Rack of Lamb was a huge portion which we took the remainder to...More

Thank bennynobrain
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This was my first dinner in Iceland and it did not disappoint. It was a friendly casual place with interesting items like grilled puffin and whale on the menu (both of which I ordered and enjoyed!). I was delighted they were still serving meals late...More

Thank Phil_C_NYC
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My wife and I went to the Icelandic bar (Islenski barinn) in late June. The place has great atmosphere where locals and visitors meet. They have a wide selection of Icelandic beers. So I tried Einstök Pale Ale - an American and Bavarian craft come...More

Thank LCplus
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I had the fish and chips here, while my friend had the reindeer burger. Both were really good. Cozy little pub with a great atmosphere. No frills.

Thank beccerrr
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I had this soup here on our food tour and it was phenomenal. I wish I was eating it right now. So good!

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Dined here twice as a middle aged couple feb 2017. Burgers are great and reasonable affordable, the surf and turf is exceptional. beers is good, a bit dear,but they do a 3x200ml sampler at 1500k, which isn't that bad and its more than a beer...More

Thank MickSolihullUK
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great atmosphere, just right for trying out the various local "delicacies" on offer - whale meat, guillemot, and the revolting fermented shark, which you have to try to believe it. Reindeer burgers were brillant - all washed down with local beers. An experience not to...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Visited first as part of a food tour, then went back almost every day. For something a bit different, try the lobster dog. Brilliant. Great selection of beers, draft and bottled and friendly efficient staff.

Thank littleltl
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This bar was recommended to us and lived up to expectations. The menu was a mixture of Icelandic fare and the ubiquitous burgers - but burgers with a twist! They had sauces which were different to the usual barbeque or ketchup, and very well presented....More

Thank Elaine Q
Reviewed 22 March 2016

The Apotek hotel recommended this restaurant to our group. We were looking for a casual, nearby, Icelandic (less touristy) place to have dinner on our first evening in town. Could not have ended up at better place for that. Burgers, sandwiches and a few other...More

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