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Review of Hressingarskalinn

Hressingarskalinn
Ranked #301 of 545 Restaurants in Reykjavik
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Good for: Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Neighbourhood: Miõborg
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Our party of 8 made the mistake of choosing this restaurant for an evening meal on one of the nights when visiting Reykjavik a few days ago.

It started well, with a good choice of dishes on the menu and we all chose our mains, however we were informed a fair while later that a few dishes were not available so alternatives were chosen. We then were served all the mains and the starters together which kind of defeated the object.

Service was a little slow, with drinks being forgotten about and a general lack of atmosphere in the back room of the restaurant.

The icing on the cake came when asking for the bill, there were 12 mains on the bill despite there being only 8 of us and to say the revised bill was still expensive is an understatement. Shame as we wanted to enjoy the evening.

Thank olliewood72
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for pizzas, we were starving so had one each which was more than enough but very expensive! The choice of pizzas is very good and the staff are nice enough.

Thank Dave L
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on or first night, food was nice (both ordered pizzas), although based on quality and what were eaten since it was expensive in comparison. There were some dance lessons going on in the back room which was nice to watch! Staff were really friendly! Worth a visit for drinks, for food there are better options

Thank spuggy17
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

We were looking around for interesting places to eat and Hressingarskalinn stood out to us. We were pleasantly greeted and had nice conversation with our server. The food was phenomenal and the drinks even better. There was a local band setting up as we were getting ready to leave. We decided to stay for a few more drinks and enjoy the show. We had a great time and will definitely be going back. Moderately priced and great, warm atmosphere.

Thank Meg S
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

A reasonable place with a fairly standard menu. Some thing for most tastes to be had here. Order taken promptly and food delivered in a very reasonable length of time.

Thank hospitalman
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