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Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron

) #36 of 345 Restaurants in Reykjavik ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, European, Soups
Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 553 1500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (471 reviews)
“lobster soup” (1,388 reviews)
“kebab” (129 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviews (3,004)
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1 - 10 of 2,170 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was fresh and delicious. The dessert was out of this world! Very reasonably priced considering everything around there is expensive. Wish I would have had time to eat there again...

Thank Erica H
Reviewed yesterday

Considering the high prices for most restaurants in Reykjavik, my wife and I searched for good value establishments. The Sea Baron was the best of the places we ate. You can find technically 'better' restaurants but the price will be higher (or much higher) for...More

Thank DPK99
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Atmosphere was nice (but the only guest were tourist). We had the lobstersoup. Sadly I had 3 small pieces of lobster in a rather salty soup. What a disappointment. Bread and butter were okay.

Thank Marieke-opreis
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely staff, tiny seating area, crammed with people, all of which adds to the atmosphere. The skewers were lovely, tried the monkfish and shrimps. Having spoken to a few locals about the whale meat on the menu, I was surprised to find out it is...More

Thank Ali P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A trip to The Sea Baron is a must when visiting Reykjavik. Rices are reasonable and the food is delicious! Love the casual ambience too!

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 3 days ago

our tour guide mentioned this place. it was busy/crowded, not a lot of seating, but food was amazing, fresh fish!

Thank 867torye
Reviewed 6 days ago

Saw this place on TV, and had to try the Lobster Soup. So delicious that we ate there each of our last two days! Friendly people and comfortable setting on the water.

Thank David I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal of lobster soup, grilled river trout, bread and beer in this cozy and authentic sea food restaurant on the harbor. Food was tasty, staff was friendly and ambiance was warm. One star deduction for their offering of whale meat to which...More

Thank umandr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great concept: skewers of whatever fish is fresh today, grilled and served. We had scallops and wolf fish. Simple, fresh, delicious. Service was with a smile and we felt welcome. It was a great meal.

Thank MileHighJacket
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place a pretty small...so not much place to sit but the food worth it! The ambiance is great. I personally highly recommend the lobster bisque!

Thank Tammy M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is the lobster soup gluten free?
12 April 2017|
Response from AnnetteCanada | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure
Jen B
Hello, does this restaurant have parking spaces or is it necessary to park in one of the multi-storeys nearby? Thanks!
8 April 2017|
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Response from CarolinaBecky | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not right beside the restaurant but spaces are not far away.
Jing C
Hi, is the restaurant open on 24th December? How long in advance would it be better to book a table for around 5 people? Thanks.
28 October 2016|
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Response from bkgraven81 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they are open on the 24th or not. I don't think they take reservations it's very informal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 553 1500
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