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Kef Restaurant & Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , International
Vatnsnesvegi 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer 230, Iceland
+354 420 7011
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Vatnsnesvegi 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer 230, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good breakfast buffet with a great selection. Open early. If this is your first introduction to the costs of eating in Iceland you may be in for a shock. There is also a Subway (opens at 10am) and a Bonus market (not open till 11am)...More

Thank BRuce M
Reviewed 28 December 2017

After 12 days winter driving and camping, and a day at the airport after our flights were canned, this was a little bit of indulgence.Nice menu, service was excellent and the meals perfect as you would expect for the price.No complaints at all.Prepare to pay.

1  Thank Craig T
Reviewed 2 December 2017

My girlfriend and I went in and let the staff know 4 consecutive times she has a shellfish allergy - not to prepare her food even in a pan that had shellfish prepared in it and what did they do? The staff said they didn't...More

Thank RknRon
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Spectacular views of Reykjavík (once the sun came up at 10.50AM!!). Was a little bit of a hike (via car), from Keflavík, but worth the visit. Prices in the cafe a little steep but hay, all of Iceland is pricy! Enjoyable trip and worth a...More

1  Thank Frances2204
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We came across this place while searching for something for breakfast as soon as our flight landed, apparently everything is closed at 8am. It was a breakfast buffet, similar to what you would find in a club lounge at a hotel. The food was high...More

1  Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Meal for one during a work trip. Quiet restaurant, quickly seated (05/10/2017 @ 20:45) Service was attentive and food was served promptly. Presentation of main dish was absolutely amazing quality. Well presented, attention to detail, layers of flavour, piping hot. Not usually a fine dinner...More

2  Thank Dom_Edwards1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I had an evening meal here. Thought it was owned by the hotel but it is not. I had a local fish dish which was OK.

Thank GrannieEY
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We spent our final night of a 10 day trip at the hotel and ate at Kef Restaurant. Had a very delightful meal. The restaurant is charming. The wait staff, while not experienced or sophisticated, were genuine and accommodating. While not an extensive menu it...More

Thank bobk56
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

On our last evening and night in the fantastic Iceland, before going back home, we had a good dinner at the Kef restaurant. I recommend to make a reservation, what we did, as all tables were occupied ( at 8.30pm). Menu is not extensive, but...More

Thank ChrisDessein
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The ambiance is very cozy and the service generally excellent. Food is simple and nice with and elegant twist.

1  Thank siggiangantysson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 50
Drinks, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vatnsnesvegi 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik, Reykjanesbaer 230, Iceland (Formerly Cafe Idno)
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Reykjanesbaer  >  Keflavik
  • Phone Number: +354 420 7011
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KEF is a glass-enclosed restaurant attached to Hotel Keflavik. We serve International and Icelandic cuisine. Please note! It is recommended to reserve a table in advance by phone or by email. Hope to see you soon.
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