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Sjavargrillid (Seafood Grill)

Skolavordustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 571 1100
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Ranked #3 of 321 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $50
Cuisines: Barbecue, Seafood, Scandinavian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: In 2010 a young chef from Húsavík, was awarded Chef of the year 2010 in Iceland.The young chef, Gústav spent months traveling around Iceland looking for the real taste of Iceland, along the way he found a few things that are key items of the interior of the restaurant.Take a look at our menu, it will be our pleasure to fire up the old grill when you honor us with a visit.
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Seattle, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Had an outstanding meal while in Reykjavik . We did two of the 'tasting' menus and all was delicious. the wine was paired nicely. the atmosphere was very nice as well. I wouldn't consider it 'traditional Icelandic food' although the ingredients were, they added some nice touches to make it very tasty. highly recommended.

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Croxley Green, Hertfordshire, England
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

My wife had the set menu for two, food is superb and service is excellent. Expect to pay £100 for wine and a three course meal for two, but the quality makes is so worthwhile. Hard to believe food gets any better than this.

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Mannheim, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

I ordered the salad with langoustine and scallops and it was really good. An honourable mention goes to the bread and butter that is erved as a complimentary treat. The butter was fluffy and delicious and the bread was amazing as well.

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Rorschach, Switzerland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

If you want to have a really outstanding meal with a very special Icelandic flair, try this Seafood Grill. Presentation and quality of local food is extremely good, special dishes are exceptional. You will need to book as this restaurant is always packed. Seating is very tight, service very friendly. It is real value for money. Highly recommended. Bon Appetit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

nice food,nice location,nice price,nice service。very good

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This is one of my favourite restaurants in Reykjavík. Fantastic seafood beautifully presented, good service, cozy atmosphere, good value for money. Sofar I've taken my mother out to eat there, my two sons, had meals with friends and work related dinners. Especially recommend the lobster feast. Reliably wonderful but would reserve a table.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Greath food, friendly staff and good Wine in centrum of Reykjavik. We try to get a same Day reservation at 7 pm but all sold out until 9 pm.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The meals are attractively presented. The seafood is fresh, fresh, fresh and was promptly delivered to our table. Wait staff is eager to please.

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Lakewood, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Nice menu. Service was excellent and friendly. Highly recommend. Definitely get a reservation. Close to the large church in Reykjavik.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We came here on our last night in Reykavik, we'd been blown away by all the food we'd eaten in our 5 day trip and this place didn't disappoint! I had the grilled fish of the day, Ling, and oh my! It was delicious! I've never had such tasty fish ever! The pearl barley risotto it came with was amazing... More 

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Additional Information about Sjavargrillid (Seafood Grill)

Address: Skolavordustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Phone Number: +354 571 1100
Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
Average Prices: USD 17 - 50
Cuisine: Barbecue, Seafood, Scandinavian

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