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The Food Cellar is a Grill & Cocktail bar situated in an 160 year old building in the center of Reykjavík. We like to think that Food is for your body and music is for your soul. Brasserie is the style of food, focusing on icelandic finest ingredients. The bar has good selection of fine cocktails put together by our outstanding bartenders.
PRICE RANGE
$27 - $87
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Scandinavian
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed March 29, 2020

We ordered food delivery - exellent, first class food. Came to our door in time, everything clear and easy.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant is a must visit when staying in Reykjavik. It is located in the center of town. The dining area is clean and tables are well spaced. They have great cocktails- well balanced and generous with the alcohol. We opted for the chef's secret...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020 via mobile

The duck wings were to die for, I should have ordered appetizer two plates instead of just one, the fish was good but not as good as the duck wings XD

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 19, 2020

Excellent dinner experience in the heart of rejkjavik. From the bread, starters to the entree the food , the presentation was delightful. Must visit when you are in the city centre.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 17, 2020

Warm and friendly welcome with great, attentive service throughout our meal. Great ambience with the quiet buzz of chatter from the tables, there was some music playing quietly in the background but not at all intrusive. We opted for the Icelandic set menu and boy...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 16, 2020 via mobile

Lovely food. Main course for dinner are about £27. This is average in Iceland restaurants. Excellent choice of beers

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 14, 2020 via mobile

Food was very good start of scallops with cauliflower several ways. Salt cod for main course and langoustines for my partner both very good (although a little too much in way of cheese and cream in the sauces for me). We were lucky to get...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

Wow what a great place, fab busy ambience. We had the steak 4 course menu and literally could not fault a single part of any dish. Fantastic balance of flavours, every sauce was just amazing. Really do highly recommend this restaurant .

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

We had dinner at the food cellar during a short weekend trip to Iceland and would recommend it anyone and everyone. The place itself was cosy - while it snowed outside - yet atmospheric, with live pianist playing and good crowds. The staff were excellent,...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 4, 2020 via mobile

Recommend you get a reservation because this place is tasty and busy during dinner! Intriguing menu with a la carte options along with multiple set menus. We opted for the Arctic Charr, butternut squash, and Lion Bar dessert - all well worth the price. The...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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joanneheys
January 26, 2020|
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Response from Louis D | Reviewed this property |
Casual but smart casual in evening just looks better.
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Essex71
October 13, 2019|
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Response from Matarkjallarinn | Property representative |
Hi hi 0,5 liter of Viking rökkr beer is aprox 8 gbp house wine pr bottle is aprox 36 gpb Gin and tonic single shot is aprox 11 gpb. This of course can change if the exchange rate changes. hope this was helpful. kind... More
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charrz91
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Response from Matarkjallarinn | Property representative |
Hæhæ We are child friendly yes and we have one high chair. Best regards, Food Cellar
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