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The Viking Village Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European,
Strandgata 55, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
+354 565 1213
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (9 reviews)
“fish soup” (4 reviews)
“mash” (2 reviews)
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European, Scandinavian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Strandgata 55, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
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31 - 40 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We had 2 experiences here- one with our Viking themed 4 course meal (worth a try!) and one just for dinner. If you're staying in the hotel, it's ideally situated and serves alcohol for those who want a bevvy; if you're staying in the village...More

Thank sophiarosen
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Dear sophiarosen, I am delighted to hear that it was your second time at the Viking restaurant, and more importantly that you enjoyed it. We will gladly welcome you back.

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting and ambience due to an amazing minstrel of viking songs, ceremonies and droll humour. Food excellent.

Thank Val G
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Dear Val G, Thank you! We always appreciate reviews like this, we will gladly welcome you back to us.

Reviewed 10 January 2017

We tried this restaurant the staff we nice and friendly we tried the viking meal what was amazing would recommend this meal only thing i would change is the beer served in a viking tanker not a pint glass. it was nice to have s...More

Thank Matthew W
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Dear Matthew W, Thank you for taking your time to write this review! we are so glad you liked the staff, atmosphere and meal. Hopefully we'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 January 2017

The food here was amazing. Local dishes with melt in your mouth fish dishes. I spent awhile walking around the resturau to looking at all the decorations throughout. This place is right on the water at the harbor, and had some meet historical photographs to...More

Thank jgowland28
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2017

Dear jgowland28 It always makes our day to hear that our customers liked the food and decorations, thank you for those wonderful compliments. We will gladly welcome you back!

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is a really cool restaurant! The architecture is really amazing, like the type of viking long house you see on Grand Designs and be happy to live in. Every corner is decorated with cool viking artifacts, from shields to tapestries, stone thrones and viking...More

Thank Kirk7of9
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Dear Kirk7of9, Thank you for taking your time to write this awesome review. We hope to get the chance to welcome you and your family again in the future!

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great food and authentic Viking style. We had a great dinner and the l was amazing. Expensive like everything else in Iceland

Thank Nina H
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Dear Nina H Thanks for your wonderful review. We love that you loved it! We will gladly welcome you back.

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic lobster dish. Food was freshly cooked, very tasty and reasonably priced. Staff friendly and dressed in traditional costumes

Thank J K
Bertmari, Public Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear J K, We are thrilled that you liked the dinner and staff, you are always welcome back!

Reviewed 17 December 2016

Fun friendly experience good food great interior, from burgers to the Viking meal, beers,wine's & soft drinks available

Thank mil0d0g1
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear mil0d0g1, Thank you for taking your time to write this review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Viking village restaurant. Hope to see you again soon :-)

Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The leaflet we picked up for this place gave the impression of there being different things to see such as elf gardens to walk around, a themed cave bar, museumy place and themed meal with entertainment. We visited firstly during the afternoon and everything was...More

Thank Loha66
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear Loha66 Thank you for taking your time to write about your experience at the Viking village. The Viking Village consits of the restaurant and hotel. In the hotel we have a cave, a bar and a souvenir store not a museum. The restaurant is...More

Reviewed 11 December 2016

I was really looking forward to having some fish and when I asked for the catch of the day, the waitress replied " hot dog". We tried the lamb , the duck, and the Christmas special. All was tasty and prepared well but nothing to...More

1  Thank Lyne F
Bertmari, Guest Relations Manager at The Viking Village Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Dear Lyne F, Thank you for taking your time to write this review. We find it very unfortunate that you don't think your dinner was worth the money. Our restaurant actually isn't that expensive if you compare it to other restauants, but we hope in...More

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hockeygod
23 May 2016|
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Response from Denver_BJ_10 | Reviewed this property |
We went in the off-season, there are hamburger, soup and fish dinners on the menu, no buffet. From the pictures in the hotel, it looks like the Viking feast goes on during a weekend of summer.
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Linda D
3 February 2015|
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Response from OriginalZeeuw | Reviewed this property |
Been there a couple of times last September, really cool place. fantastic, friendly and helpfull staff! Entertainment is constant and lovely, there's usually staff walking around in Viking outfits. A main course can vary in... More
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Linda D
3 February 2015|
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Response from mist9 | Reviewed this property |
Hæ, I think a meal and a beer is between 3-6.000 ísl. kr., but I don´t know if there is a show other days than weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 47
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandgata 55, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Hafnarfjordur
  • Phone Number: +354 565 1213
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