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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
European, Soups, Scandinavian
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent only one day in Akureyri and went for dinner in this restaurant. Location is easy to find in the Main Street, close to the old commercial square. They offer good value for money, fish dishes were excellent. Service personnel is very friendly. Highly...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank docdynamite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hotel Kea and this restaurant is just across the street. The menu has a nice selection. We had the pasta with a salad and beer and were pleasantly surprised by the price. The atmosphere was warm and the staff very friendly...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is lovely. it is comfortable and very inviting. The service is very good, and the hamburgers are superb. My partner and I had two different burgers on the night we dined here, and both were outstanding. The other menu items that I saw...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Mario D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dining room to the right of the entrance (that seems to be nicer and quieter) was all full when we arrived, so we got a table near the service counter. Because it’s close to the kitchen, there’s a lot of greasy smell coming to...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank JobeeMom
Reviewed October 5, 2019

Enjoyed our meals, though not spectacular. The atmosphere is cozy casual and the menu has enough items to satisfy most people. I had the penne pasta and thought it was quite good, everyone at the table kept taking bites from it!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

I ate here with my husband a four friends (three couples in all) and everyone had a positive thing to say about their meals. I ordered the mushroom risotto and was so happy when it came! The portion size is huge for it to be...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank StephT37
Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

This was our beat meal in Iceland by far. We had the pride of Iceland (pulled lamb) and the Bautinn special. The portions (for lunch) we big and so well priced. Did I mention delicious???

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank 286debbiecoop
Reviewed October 1, 2019

The menu was varied, a little bit of everything. Everyone should be able to find something that they like. The best thing is the prices are reasonable (for Iceland).The service was wonderful, they were kind and accommodating for our party of seven. Though the food...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank janice b
Reviewed September 24, 2019

The food was expertly prepared and tasty. I ordered the Bautinn steak special, and my friends ordered the carbonara. Both were amazing. The portion sizes were quite large which was nice especially because it was so expensive. The atmosphere was nice and had an upscale...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Emily W
Reviewed September 18, 2019

Good food, right in the heart of town, nothing fancy but Icelandic delicious. The hostess ( maybe manager/owner) was most gracious, accommodating and welcoming.

Date of visit: September 2019
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July 27, 2016|
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Response from Helenjen |
Yes they do, great takeout whale and horse as well as soup and salad bar....absolutely delicious and highly recommend.
Cathy M
February 12, 2015|
Response from minglish101 | Reviewed this property |
They had a pasta dish that was vegetarian (my boyfriend is vegetarian and ordered that). For gluten free they have the option of the soup and salad bar as an entree with unlimited refills; they at least had one soup that was... More
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