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“bread”(137 reviews)
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In Fridheimar farm we create a pleasant Food Experience where lunch is enjoyed among the tomato plants. We also offer a Greenhouse visit where guests are informed how Icelanders are able to grow vegetables the whole year around with help from the...more
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Fridheimar | Blaskogabyggd, Selfoss 801, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

'm not especially a fan of horses but I have to say this was a great stop on the tour. We got up close to the horses, saw a demonstration and had lunch in the green house. Don't know where you would eat if you'd...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank GranmaJane
Tomatogrower, Manager at Fridheimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Visitor, Thank you for your kind words! It is good to hear that you enjoyed meeting our horses. We always have our horses outside in the paddock from 12:00 to 16:00 for those who would like to meet them, take pictures and enjoy their...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a shocking revelation! THIS PLACE IS AMAH-ZING! Even their all-you-can-eat tomato soup buffet, the most basic thing you can get, is DELISH They have tomato ice cream Tomato apple pie Tomato cheesecake TOMATO BEER Everyone has to try it, even if they're not...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Tomatogrower, Manager at Fridheimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Visitor, Thank you for visiting! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our food. Since we are growing tomatoes all year around, we want our menu to revolve around tomatoes. You sit beside them, eat them, enjoy them. We have loved experimenting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Book a table and stop here for one of the yummiest meals EVER!! I was looking forward to this lunch so much and I was NOT disappointed! The soup and bread ALONE are worth stopping for.. but then the ice cream came and my son...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Heather K
Tomatogrower, Manager at Fridheimar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear visitor, Thank you for your kind words. We are very happy to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us. We always try to create a unique yet delicious and fun food experience for all of our guests, so it is great to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, 4 stars seems a little excessive when you consider that you are basically having self-service 'all you can eat' tomato soup and bread in a greenhouse. Only in Iceland would someone drive for one and a half hours to do this! But...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AnonEMuis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pre-booked lunch at the tomato greenhouse in Reykholt. Stopped between Thingvellir Park and Geysir. Tomato soup and bread were delicious. The atmosphere of eating in the greenhouse was fun and our server, Bettina from Germany, was very nice and helpful with local information. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank wmcpherson9
Tomatogrower, Manager at Fridheimar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear visitor, Thank you for your visit, and the nice review! We are very happy to hear that you had a good experience with us. We always focus on good and friendly service, so it is great to hear that you were pleased. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How often do you get to eat in a greenhouse? The all-you-can-eat soup and bread were out of this world. The bread was especially amazing! My son had the ravioli, which was fresh and plentiful. Clipping your own basil at the table is a nice...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RosieZF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Friðheimar Greenhouse was a great stop for us to make while driving around the Golden Circle. This was our last stop before heading down to the southern coast towards Vik. We were very excited to see how a green house could work and survive...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Danny C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm so glad I booked a table here for lunch. Its an amazing place and unlike anywhere you will have eaten before....right in among the tomato's being expertly grown using geothermal heat. The entire place is computerised and can be run/adjusted using app's on the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank davecK8098PC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had read reviews about this restaurant in a tomato greenhouse and travelled out of our planned way to give it a try based on other TA reviews . It did not disappoint! The greenhouse is beautiful with flowering plants and tomatoes as far as...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tourist518328
Reviewed April 11, 2019

An astonishing place. The best tomato soup I have ever had, with fresh basil on every table and delicious olive bread. Do not miss!!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Marta G
April 18, 2019|
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Response from Linda H | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t reserve beforehand as when we tried to, via email two weeks before we arrived in Iceland they said they only had 15:30 availability, but this was too late for us. However, on the day we popped in at 12:15 and they... More
Jo l
September 4, 2018|
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Response from Colette P | Reviewed this property |
There is no tour of the greenhouse's, when you are seated the waitress goes into great detail on how the tomatoes are grown and the running of the greenhouse. Once you are seated you are free to roam around and speak with... More
August 19, 2018|
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Response from sean c | Reviewed this property |
Hi we used grayline tours it was part of the golden circle tour. Have a great time