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Rub 23


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews sushi pizza arctic char salmon bento box tasting menu tempura surf and turf nigiri mango salad potatoes fresh fish rice langoustines asian fusion amazing sushi main course
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group. Really good menu, everyone could find something taht they wanted. I had a mix of sushi , steak and desert. Everything very fresh and tasty. Best sushi i ever had and the steak melet in my mouth.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ragga197
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting Rub 23 in our yearly ski trip to Akureyri fro the last 3 years. The quality of the food and the service has always been has always been impeccable. The food is great and the service is 100%. All the dishes...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Birgir_Orn_64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Myvatn tour guide recommended this restaurant and it was a good choice. Upscale (a littlel more pricey but good quality) restaurant in downtown Akureyri. Great fish and the sushi pizza came highly recommended (I’m not a sushi person so didn’t try it) Candlelight and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 26sherig
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing, the food quality, the service, atmosphere and location is great. What is really special about this place is how understated it is. Making a lot of positive surprises. Here are some examples: 1. The building is painted completely red on the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sinnodk
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Rub 23 is a lovely, small restaurant and was obviously popular with the locals which is always a good sign. We hadn't booked but it was early and they managed to squeeze us in. I would recommend booking if you go later or have a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank moatpeople
Reviewed March 17, 2019

Fantastic service from the minute we walked through the door. The menu is diverse and interesting and the food, amazing. We had the six course tasting menu which is the best way to experience what the restaurant has to offer. Every single course was an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ybsartain
Reviewed March 17, 2019

This restaurant had the best cocktail and vegetarian sushi I have had to date. My group of friends loved their sushi and drinks as well. If you have some extra cash (okay, a lot of cash) to spend, I would highly recommend this place. This...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank marpaz838
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Fantastic food and service. This could be a Michelin Star restaurant - the food was well presented and delicious. The prices are a little more expensive than the surrounding restaurants but still excellent value. Great staff as well!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TucksJersey
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

We visited Rub 23 on a decidedly dull day - snow and wind storms - and enjoyed a quiet, delicious lunch of prawn entree to share and then a salmon with their signature rub. An absolutely stunning meal - and served with a salad (which...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tallowood6
Reviewed March 4, 2019

again an example of how fooed styles does not travel well without a master at the helm. the style was like sushi from the 90s, farmed and fresh fish have a very different taste and texture also you can tell iof the fish is not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Response from Margherita P | Reviewed this property |
Their menu under main courses specifically states they have: Vegetarian Potato and bean fritters with butternut squash and salad kr. 3790 Also, they offer sushi.. If you eat fish it will be fine since rice is gluten free... More
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