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Gamla Kaupfelagid

Kirkjubraut 11, Akranes 300, Iceland
+354 431 4343
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“lobster” (10 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kirkjubraut 11, Akranes 300, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The food was great and the service was the best we’d had so far in Iceland, after 6 days in Iceland. We can recommend the salmon and the salad with salmon & lobster. Both were delicious!

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our first restaurant during our trip in Iceland and we were not disappointed!The food was DELICIOUS. We had lobster soup,pan fried cod and salmon. All very tasty and beautifully served for fair price. Definitely must go during your visit in Akranes.

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We came here looking for a nice meal in a cozy atmosphere without too many tourists, and were absolutely overwhelmed by the quality of the food! We live in Paris (where I was a tour guide and guidebook writer for 15 years), and we couldn't...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a lobster soup and fried cod - both amazing. Also very friendly service and lovely waitresses and waiters. :-)

Thank MaleksanderDK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just arrived in Akranes and this was the first restaurant we found. We both had the lobster and salmon salad which was absolutely delicious. We will be back. Thank you. Ann and Sharon (England)

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed lunch and drinks here today. The food was wonderful and the service was outstanding! Very friendly and helpful and spoke perfect English. Thanks from Naomi, Jerry, Sherry and John

Thank johnsherryq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place is very very nice, food incredible, and service is amazing... really recommended Lunch menu is very tasty.

Thank Angelica B
GamlaKaupfelagid, Manager at Gamla Kaupfelagid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Angelica, thank you for your kind words. We put a lot of effort in our food and service, so we are glad that it was you experience :) Best regards, Gamla Kaupfélagið

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food- salmon, burger, steak and cod all delicious. Service welcoming, friendly and efficient. Well worth every penny. Thoroughly recommendedMore

Thank RhubarbSetter
GamlaKaupfelagid, Manager at Gamla Kaupfelagid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there! We put a lot of effort in our food and service, so we are very happy that it has yielded to you. thank you for your kind words and giving us the time to write a review! it means a lot to us...More

Reviewed July 11, 2018

We stumbled upon this wonderful place as we explored the northern fjords of Iceland. It was a windy and raw day and it looked warm and inviting- we started with the lobster soup, which was rich and delicious, just the thing for a chilly day....More

Thank Kathleen L
GamlaKaupfelagid, Manager at Gamla Kaupfelagid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you guys for droping in! it was quite nice talking to you and about you travels. Always great to be able to give the guests a bit of our time :) thank you for your kind words and if you will ever...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were looking for a nice place for lunch and came across Gamla. The staff was very attentive and courteous, the food was delicious, we had lobster soup and pulled lamb shank sandwich. Very warm, inviting and cozy Scandinavian atmosphere.More

Thank kevincollison91
GamlaKaupfelagid, Manager at Gamla Kaupfelagid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there! The whether here has been a bit chilly all summer :/ So grate that the whether brought you to us :) We put a lot of effort in our food and service, so we are very happy that it has yielded to you....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $60
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkjubraut 11, Akranes 300, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Akranes
  • Phone Number: +354 431 4343
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