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Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 533 1300
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
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10:30 AM - 6:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Soups, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for all kinds of fish to eat. The restaurant is nice an there is also available take out options.

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I used to go to Fylgifiskar at the old location and loved it. Today I went to their new location at Borgartún 26 and was happy to find out that it´s still a great place for lunch. You can choose 2 out of 3 courses...More

Thank Bjarni J
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great place to eat healthy, well located close to city center and has a variety of fresh fish at lunch time! Highly recomennd this family run buisness.

Thank Hjálmar J
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We enjoyed a fabulous dinner at this restaurant. Service was outstanding, and the food was amazing. The chef takes local ingredients and uses them in unusual combinations. We loved all our dishes, and were able to split 3 appetizers and an entree and leave pleasantly...More

Thank NWadventuregal
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The seafood is fresh in Iceland and this is a terrific spot to satisfy that craving. From the center of Reykjavik, it's a bit of a walk, but there is a bus stop that is nearby this seafood deli. The lunch spot offers several choices...More

Thank eagertravelersea
Reviewed 8 April 2016

The fish-restaurant Fylgifiskar is located a little bit out of the beaten track, but since it is well known for its quality food by the inhabitants of Reykjavík, it is busy both lunch and afternoon. You can either eat leisurely at the restaurant itself or...More

Thank Harpa B
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Fish, rice and potatoes with a delicious sauce. The server told me what kind of fish it was but at this moment I can't remember the name. Regardless, the food tasted excellent. My first Icelandic meal was certainly a delight!!

Thank winnsm
Reviewed 6 April 2016

You'd be hard pressed to find a better seafood related restaurant in Reykjavik, or all of Iceland for that matter. A focus on unparalleled quality and the freshest taste for all their main dishes and ingredients, eating North Atlantic cod/salmon/langoustines/etc prepared the way it should...More

1  Thank platurn
Reviewed 4 April 2016

For the best fresh fish for your home cooked dinner is the Fylgifiskar the fish shop to go to. When you are there I advise you to try their fish soup. It is one of the best one gets, not just in Iceland.

Thank Agustina T
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Nice place for a good fish lunch. I had the fish soup and it was excellent, my partner had the fish of the day and it was very good. The place was busy with lunch traffic.

Thank Jpoul3949
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24 July 2016|
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Response from Gudbjorg_L | Property representative |
Hi see our hours at fylgifiskar.is/welcome - but also notice that we have moved and are now located at Borgartun 26. And that we are only a lunch restaurant from 11.30-14.00. Hope to see you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Háaleiti
  • Neighbourhood: Háaleiti
  • Phone Number: +354 533 1300
  • E-mail
Fylgifiskar is a fish deli and luncheonette located on the out skirt of downtown Reykjavik. Founded by the young entrepreneur Gugga Logadottir and her family in 2002. Fylgifiskar brings fish shopping to a new and professional level. Choose from over 20 different fish meals to take home and cook every day. Or have a light and healthy lunch in the restaurant. Fylgifiskar because we love fish !
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