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Restaurant Reykjavik

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
Vesturgata 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 552 3030
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (111 reviews)
“salmon” (71 reviews)
“pavlova” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Vesturgata 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After seeing the beautiful seafood pictured in the advertising I couldn't wait to dine on some fresh, local seafood. But the food is terrible. The service is worse. fellow diners on package tours are rude and pushy, as if the horrible food will run out....More

Thank davidrA3168AF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the last days of November and, as many local restaurants, the Reykjavik offered their Christmas buffet. Earlier, my husband, my brother and I stopped by this place and made a reservation. When we arrived, around 8:00, we were the only guests. We had...More

Thank RicherTrips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were so looking forward to the seafood lunch buffet advertised in front of the restaurant for 2250 ISK (a very reasonable price for Iceland!) However, we made the mistake of going on a Saturday when they serve "brunch." To our great disappointment, brunch consisted...More

1  Thank Lisa0131
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So this was the first places we ate, when we arrived - and one of our favourite meals! It is a buffet, with one kind of soup (meat when we were there) and has a wide range of different fish on the buffet - so...More

1  Thank Roodeberglodge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, excellent. Dinner buffet, while more expensive, is in my opinion a better value than the brunch buffet. Food was tasty, and dessert (including 4 types of ice cream) excellent. I like that coffee and tea (for brunch, also juice and skyr smoothies) were included....More

Thank thisis99
Reviewed 9 March 2018

My friend and I wanted to try some Icelandic cuisine, we did some research and this place popped up. For 6950 isk each, you had access to starter, main and dessert buffet. There was of course, plenty of fish on offer! Good selection of food...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Good choice of food and drink on offer. Good atmosphere although the food was a little expensive. Good location .

Thank Julie A
Reviewed 4 March 2018

As we were in Reykjavik over a weekend we didn't realise we should've made a reservation in advance as pretty much all the main popular restaurants were fully booked. We managed to get a table here for 8pm. The seafood buffet starts at 5.30pm so...More

Thank di73
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Fell across this restaurant whilst looking for somewhere to have lunch. offered food from the menu along with a buffet. elected for the buffet which consisted of herrings in various sauces along with pasta dish's , salmon and other fish also offered ice cream and...More

Thank jabberBurtonOnTrent
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in without a reservation and after a little delay were found a table. The waitress explained we had a choice of a two or three course buffet, be sure to check your bill at the end, only one of our party had three courses...More

Thank tracey s
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Kathy R
19 February 2017|
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Response from TheTraveller114 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so
Alex D
12 May 2016|
Response from Kaitlin M | Reviewed this property |
No, we did not order off the menu as we wanted to be able to try a selection of the local foods and that's not really an option if you order a meal off the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vesturgata 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 3030
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Located in the heart of Reykjavík. Restaurant Reykjavík is famous for it`s fresh Seafood Buffet, and beautiful historical house. The house, which was built in 1870 and has had many uses through the years. Now one of the biggest and finest restaurants in Iceland.
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