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A.Hansen Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Steakhouse, European, Scandinavian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, elegant interior and very nice atmosphere. Meals that we ordered were fresh, delicious and portions were big. Waitress was very nice and helpful. Place has a beautiful interior and lovely music is just a cherry on the top. I definitely recommend this place...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 874krzysztofk
Reviewed July 5, 2019 via mobile

Our initial visit was very nice. Service was good and food was excellent. The grilled chicken was tender and moist, the vegetables flavorful. We had the Lava cake with ice cream for dessert which knocked our socks off, it was so good. After trying a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank IslandGirl61
Reviewed June 28, 2019 via mobile

Sign says this is the second oldest building in Reykjavík. It is a classic design and very well maintained. Although small they fit us in without reservations. The food was very good and I had a lamb special. Prices are high, as is the case...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank markhN397HB
Reviewed June 25, 2019

Each of the main courses were fresh and individually prepared. The burgers were the best in Iceland. The cheese platter was outstanding with 9 cheeses, crackers, jellies, fruit and olives.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Three of us had dinner and the meal, overall, was quite good. The lamb was tender, properly rare, and tasty. The whale steak was right on rare and, as the waitress advised, “similar to other red meat”. (I thought close to bison.) The vegetables, especially...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 242edwards
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

This review is only re. the downstairs restaurant, not the bar on the first floor, as we were never upstairs. The restaurant is in a charming old house close to the harbour of Hafnafjoður. We first got into the reasturant the 3rd time, we stopped...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MBHertz
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

Ok so I grew up in this town. A Hansen has been around since I was a kid. It has changes owners couple of times in the last two decades and gone from being great to crap. Now it’s owned by a Brazilian chef and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank C5749EUdanielo
SilbeneD, Owner at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Thank you very much...our team are very happy to hear that..feel welcome always.💝

Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant is located in a central area with parking. We got the cod dinner and I was really surprised how good it was. The meal came with vegetables and a pepper sauce. I ordered a Sauce Bernaise on the side and it was delicious....More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank exmuenchner
SilbeneD, Owner at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Thank you for the review,feel welcome always...

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

We dined here while staying in Iceland to celebrate my husband’s birthday. Our waitress Karolina overheard us toasting the birthday and brought my husband a special birthday pudding. We had a lovely meal, the food was superb and the cocktails a delight.. would heartily recommend...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank P3081NKcarolp
SilbeneD, Owner at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Very much thank you...from Karolina and all A.Hansen team 💝

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Popped in for a Sunday evening meal . Tried to lamb with red wine sauce which came with and unusual jacket potato and veg. Possibly the BEST Meal I have ever had . Amazing flavours and cooked perfectly. The meal was absolutely wonderful and would...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank NickFardey
SilbeneD, Owner at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Super.....thank you for the review...be always welcome..👌

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June 12, 2015|
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Response from krist_nk2016 | Reviewed this property |
Horse steak.lamb steak Whale steak. Beef steak. Soups salads cod salmon hamburger .. :) price from 2050 kr to 4650 kr
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