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Icelandic Bar (Islenski Barinn) - CLOSED

Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 517 6767
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Perfect stop for a shopping break

Bad weather blew me to the door of this restaurant and bar. The great service, food and beer kept... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2018
dinky3251
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this is my favorite bar in Iceland!!!!

fabulous reindeer burgers, friendly and accommodating service! always willing to fit you in... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Amy R
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Feb 7, 2018
“Perfect stop for a shopping break”
Jan 22, 2018
“this is my favorite bar in Iceland!!!!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
Miõborg
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+354 517 6767
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Bad weather blew me to the door of this restaurant and bar. The great service, food and beer kept me there for awhile. I’d highly recommend letting the wait staff walk you through the menu and suggest your meal and beer selection. The hamburger made...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

fabulous reindeer burgers, friendly and accommodating service! always willing to fit you in somewhere to wait for a table! I stayed around the corner in 2015 and again in 2017 and i feel like I'm home when I visit!

Thank Amy R
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

Visited first as part of a food tour, then went back almost every day. For something a bit different, try the lobster dog. Brilliant. Great selection of beers, draft and bottled and friendly efficient staff.

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Reviewed April 1, 2016

This bar was recommended to us and lived up to expectations. The menu was a mixture of Icelandic fare and the ubiquitous burgers - but burgers with a twist! They had sauces which were different to the usual barbeque or ketchup, and very well presented....More

Thank Elaine Q
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Reviewed March 22, 2016

The Apotek hotel recommended this restaurant to our group. We were looking for a casual, nearby, Icelandic (less touristy) place to have dinner on our first evening in town. Could not have ended up at better place for that. Burgers, sandwiches and a few other...More

1  Thank aquaman2662
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Reviewed March 14, 2016

Loved Islenski Barinn! Despite it being a Friday night, we waited just 20 minutes for a table and were able to grab a drink at the bar while we waited. The staff were so lovely and the food was DELICIOUS. Definitely recommend as it is...More

1  Thank Sakshi B
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel as we wanted to try some Icelandic food. The staff were friendly and helpful, atmosphere lively and food fantastic. I would not hesitate to recommend, best meal we had on our holiday.

1  Thank Kate C
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

Maybe I am just judging this bar on a good day or the fact that we arrived shortly before a couple of bands kicked off playing I don't know. But what I do know is this is the sort of place to pop in if...More

1  Thank Sheed888
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Reviewed October 17, 2015

Classic pub atmosphere, really nice staff. Food is not particulary advanced but really good and quite good value for your money.

1  Thank Carl M
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Reviewed September 9, 2015

We wanted a local fish disk and they did not disappoint. I had the fish and chips with waffle fries it was great. The waiter was very helpful on selecting our beer. They have so many...! we had 2 different beers each they were great....More

Thank Alex A
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