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Cafe Riis

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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NOTE: We are not open during winter time (from October through April) We are a small family run restaurant in the town of Holmavik. We serve fresh food at reasonable prices and offer a variety of dishes suitable for most people.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Pizza
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pizza lamb lobster soup fries cake bread pasta dishes food was great old building warm atmosphere friendly service looked delicious white wine sauce place to eat cheese westfjords
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived 20 mins before closing and place was packed. Glad we called ahead to save a table as we drive towards it from the West Fjords. One of us had a main dish of lamb tenderloin, the other pizza. Both were excellent. Wine by the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank mdaecher
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lamb salad special was probably the best meal we’ve had the past week in Iceland. The lamb was tender with an incredible sauce accompanied by a variety of vegetables and caramelized onions to die for. The mussels in a white wine sauce were also...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank azjohnm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great food. I had a very very tasty salad and my husband had pizza. Food was great. Thank you for having us!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KeriHR
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really cozy, staff was great and great atmosphere! Me and my friends stopped by and grabbed a vegan carrot cake. It was freshly baked and delicious. Plus they had vegan spring rolls and I will definitely try those next time I’m in...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jofiskafta
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

There not many places to eat in the area, but Cafe Riis is for sure the best choice. Very nice staff, very tasty dishes of all kind (pizza, fish, lamb, cakes...), good coffee!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank chr1s777
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Iceland! The food is awesome here aswell as the staff. Everybody is really kind, polite and helpful. I totally recommend this place.❤️

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Mar_Kakr
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

The best pizza in iceland and so awesome staff we got the lobster pizza and it was grate and the waiter was so friendly and fun to talk to

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 760_sbj_rnn
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on our travels. It was a brief stop for lunch. Easily found using Google maps. Lovely place. Good range of food. We had the pasta (bacon cheese mushroom) and the four cheese pizza. We also has side of fries. The...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Brhordern
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for a pizza on our way to the hotel. OK but could have been cooked a little longer. Price is typically higher but still cheaper than eating at hotel restaurant. Service was great.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DancingGrandma3
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a quick lunch here on our drive west. The atmosphere was cute and the service was friendly. The food was fine, though rather expensive. Our pizza was good.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kaymtravel7
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Update: The Restaurant is usually closed from October to May.
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