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Tabasco's

Hafnarstraeti 1-3, Reykjavik, Iceland (Miõborg)
511 1980
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Ranked #212 of 289 restaurants in Reykjavik
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Miõborg
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English first
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
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134 reviews 134 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We did not see Tabasco's at its best as we were the only diners late on a January evening. The vegetarian enjoyed the Mexican-style food which gave reasonable flavours, but not really spicy enough. Icelandic fish dishes were tasty. The place to have dinner with friends but not the place for a special night out. We would recommend it to... More

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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We had typical Icelandic menu Baked Cod for me and Fish Stew for the boss Nice cosy restaurant very good service and tasty food Reasonably priced in Icelandic terms

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Edmonton, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Was not expecting a Mexican restaurant in Reykjavik, but was pleasantly surprised. From the fajitas, to fish & chips, to the traditional Icelandic fish stew, it was all fresh and tasty. Great spot in central Reyk if you have a sense of adventure!

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Didn't know where to eat our first night, 8 year old picked it. The food was average Mexican food, service was okay but it was great people watching.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stopped to eat at this cozy little restaurant a couple of times. Our first meal was the catch of the day and it was exceptional and good portions. The second meal was the Mexican feast which was very tasty and very filling. The prices are more reasonable here than many of the downtown restaurants and they offered more choices... More

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We ate here when it was pouring with rain and just wanted to get in somewhere warm and with food. I didn't have Mexican food; I went for something Icelandic, and it was actually pretty good. Fairly tasty, and didn't have to wait too long for food. The service and atmosphere were ok. I wouldn't really recommend it, but it... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Nice friendly staff. A party of 30 odd arrived while we were there and we were really impressed with how the service went. They were spot on . Our food was good, but just fish and chips and a fish stew. Nice skyr. Reasonably priced

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We had fish and chips and fish of the day. Both dishes was tasty (kind of odd with sweet chili sauce to fish and chips though) but none of them was was big enogh to make anybody full. Also ice water was served one small cup at a time and the staff did not offer to refill. With Islandic price... More

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Leeds
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The warning signs were there, a Mexican in Iceland serving a mix of Mexican and Icelandic food with Thai chefs!!!! Food was terrible. Felt like everything had been frozen Starter 3 amigos was miserable, even the nachos weren't good. Heard the microwave ping shortly before served Main course wasn't much better, it's pretty hard to get Mexican food to be... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

As titled,this restaurant has a Great combination of icelandic and Mexican cuisine . It works well Despite the restaurant seeming veery busy i recieved my food quickly and it was very good.

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