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Fridheimar

Fridheimar | Reykholt, Selfoss 801, Iceland
+354 486 8894
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tomato soup” (231 reviews)
“bread” (196 reviews)
“tortillas” (33 reviews)
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CUISINES
Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Fridheimar | Reykholt, Selfoss 801, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

I have never been anywhere like this place. As as gardener I was in heaven. Eating inside a warm bright greenhouse is a very cool experience. I love the story of the palace. The staff are wonderful and the dishes are very creative, unique, and...More

Thank kendralawless
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've read some of the reviews and am bewildered with some of the poor reviews. This is a great place and such a good idea. We were pre-booked as part of a tour group and arrived at lunchtime. The tomato soup is probably the best...More

Thank miuraphotography
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Incredible, sustainably and locally sourced foods . Everything has a tomato theme to it. Ambiance is great, service is friendly (as is everyone in Iceland) and food was just perfect. Definitely try the cheesecake and apple & tomato pie desserts

Thank saurin13
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a memorable lunch at this restaurant in the middle of the greenhouse. We were seated next to hydroponic tomato plants and we had a basil plant on our table with special scissors to cut it up and put in our food. The soup,...More

Thank DCEowner
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our airbnb host told us about Fridheimar at check-in and offered to call and make us a reservation. So glad we decided to stop. The food was delicious and the environment was so unique. It was wonderfully warm inside and we had the chance to...More

Thank Jinell
Reviewed 6 days ago

I love tomatoes and I love bread so this place was nearly paradise... We got the all you can eat soup and frankly I went 5 times to refill,,,it took some hikes to complete digestion...

Thank pierrrrrrr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went just expecting to see how green house production is done on large scale but ever so surprised at the fabulous food also being served. The soup was rich and creamy with fresh basil growing at the table to add was delicious. The fresh baked...More

Thank royal410st
Reviewed 1 week ago

Now, Im going to start all my rekyavik reviews with the first caveat that i am ignoring food prices as its so expensive everywhere you go, that to bring this in when reviewing would be unfair as its a give you are over paying for...More

Thank chesterfoodie67
Reviewed 1 week ago

Who cares if it's touristy? I'd do it again. All you can eat yummy soup with fresh basil (you cut it yourself) and super yummy bread including olive bread. Yumm... in a lovely environment. I wish I had ordered a stick / skewer to add...More

Thank Clara1563
Reviewed 1 week ago

We showed up without a reservation and it worked out just fine. Half our group doesn't like tomatoes so they didn't really care if we got a table. While we waited for our table, we were able to go to the bar and get drinks...More

Thank Jennifer S
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BrunetteTravels
9 November 2018|
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Response from z3mom | Reviewed this property |
Fridheimar is not very far from Geysir so you certainly can detour there during a Golden Circle tour. I've been to Iceland 3x and the only time I did a tour was to an ice cave in March 2017 (because you can't do an ice cave... More
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Kristin R
14 October 2018|
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Response from z3mom | Reviewed this property |
It's around $20 USD. Given how expensive restaurants can be in Iceland, this is not bad and you can eat all you want. Be sure and make a reservation or you'll end up at the bar. I highly recommend adding a dollop of sour... More
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Jamie L
28 August 2018|
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Response from Begum75 | Reviewed this property |
It's a restaurant. Lots of tours offered from Reykjavik so I;m sure there's one that will take you there. It's showcased on tourist brochures. If you're going when there's no snow, I highly recommend renting a car and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fridheimar | Reykholt, Selfoss 801, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  South Region  >  Selfoss
  • Phone Number: +354 486 8894
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