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Went in early for drinks before dinner after LONG day of driving. Bartender was friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HollyKG1231
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Nederland, Texas
Great Find

We had spent the day touring the north of Iceland and found R5 while walking around town. A very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Woodee65
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Chicago, Illinois
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We offer a unique selection of local beers, craft beers and whiskeys. Happy hour every day from 18-20:00 We are open from 17:00-01:00 Sunday to Thursday and 15:00-03:00 on Friday and from 17:00-03:00 on Saturday.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Radhustorg 5, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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+354 412 9933
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst and most disrespectful staff I just wanted to say, the girl at the bar is the worst hostess in life, call the cop

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Aðalsteinn J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in early for drinks before dinner after LONG day of driving. Bartender was friendly, knowledgeable and we enjoyed his company. He made a beer recommendation for my husband that didn’t disappoint. Don’t overlook this one!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank HollyKG1231
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had spent the day touring the north of Iceland and found R5 while walking around town. A very comfortable and friendly bar, they have lots of craft beer on tap. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend a stop.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Woodee65
Reviewed May 23, 2019

This is a good place to warm up in cold days, to taste local beers and, why not, to see a local football match on sunday!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank franzbosch
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Went here on jazz consert and it was great, they have the best variaty of beer in Akureyri and so frieandly staff, the suroundings and the interior is all icelandic and the tables are from drift wood.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank guddimagg
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Probably the place where we had the most fun in Akureyi. They have a very good selection of beers, and the crowd is a nice mix of locals and tourists. It was pretty crowded when we visited, and we sat with some locals, and join...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Miguelal1984
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Went here after a long day of hiking. The bar has a good selection of various beers with a nice atmosphere. The happy hour deals are decent too. I would recommend anyone to go here.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kmart4050
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Great place to have some beer or whiskey (they have a great selection), listen to live music on the weekends, and meet a variety of people.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Laurie K
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice centrally located bar! They have a great selection of beer and full bar otherwise! The staff was friendly and helpful!!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JulieJ546
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I both work at a brewery and the bartender SCHOOLED us on beer. Holqi and Hjórvar were extremely knowledgeable and personal. Excellent atmosphere and beer selections, I will definitely recommend this place to anyone heading to Akureyri. However much these two guys...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kyle B
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