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Leifsbud Budardal

Budarbraut 1, Budardalur 370, Iceland
+354 823 0100
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  • Very good10%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood pasta” (4 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
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Budarbraut 1, Budardalur 370, Iceland
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Reviewed September 28, 2017

For Icelandic standards, the restaurant looks surprisingly (Icelandic-wise) stylish. The menu options are limited, which is usually a good thing. The salad was ordinary but nothing to complain about. The seafood pasta had reasonably fresh ingredients (mainly mussels) in enjoyable tomato sauce. I asked for...More

Thank Venneper
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We were glad this was open on a Sunday evening. The menu is quite limited and we both had fish main course dishes, the seafood pasta and fish stew. Both were fairly small portions, but very tasty. The fish stew was basically a thick mixture...More

Thank Kazadilly
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here on our way north, definitely worth a stop if you're nearby. Menu is limited to 5 items but the special of the day, lamb, was amazing! Beautifully cooked. There is an exhibit in the restaurant which isn't amazing but it makes...More

Thank Floortje W
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Really scenic location on the coast of Burdardal. They have several main course options on their menu and they are prepared very well and are fresh and taste wonderful. The pasta I ordered was delicious and we had really great and friendly service!!

Thank 77sydney888
Reviewed August 15, 2017

I ordered the fish of the day (which is usually supposed to be freshly caught) when I got the dish it looked nice but as soon as I tasted the fish it was horrible! The fish was dry, old and just not good at all,...More

Thank skarphedins
Reviewed August 4, 2017

This restaurant is integrated into the Leif Eriksson museum. It is small but definitely worth a visit. The menu offers some fixed dishes and a dish of the day. We had among us seafood pasta, fish of the day and rack of lamb. The food...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

Nice location on the water in Burdardal. Food was excellent. As with most restaurants in Iceland, there were 5 or 6 main course offerings. Here, three of them were pasta based. We chose the pasta with tomato and garlic, and the seafood pasta. The pasta...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant with a view over Breidafjord. Had some of the best food during our trip. The couple who own it are wonderful and very knowledgable about the local Viking history.

Thank Asgeir I
Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at Leifsbud and the owners are the nicest couple we met in Iceland! Besides that, the food is just delicious! We had the tradicional smoked Lamb and a wonderful salmon as a starter and as the main course! Definetly a nice place...More

Thank Betina P
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice dinner. Italian style food. Highly recommended. Staff was very friendly and the food and the atmosphere was great!

Thank Atlisaev
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $41
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Budarbraut 1, Budardalur 370, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Budardalur
  • Phone Number: +354 823 0100
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Open from April - Sept 2016 Offers. To see our latest updated menu please visit our website. Open from 12 PM - 10 PM. Closed Tuesdays.
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