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Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron

Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 553 1500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (471 reviews)
“lobster soup” (1,388 reviews)
“kebab” (129 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely staff, tiny seating area, crammed with people, all of which adds to the atmosphere. The skewers were lovely, tried the monkfish and shrimps. Having spoken to a few locals about the whale meat on the menu, I was surprised to find out it is...More

Thank Ali P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A trip to The Sea Baron is a must when visiting Reykjavik. Rices are reasonable and the food is delicious! Love the casual ambience too!

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 days ago

our tour guide mentioned this place. it was busy/crowded, not a lot of seating, but food was amazing, fresh fish!

Thank 867torye
Reviewed 5 days ago

Saw this place on TV, and had to try the Lobster Soup. So delicious that we ate there each of our last two days! Friendly people and comfortable setting on the water.

Thank David I
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal of lobster soup, grilled river trout, bread and beer in this cozy and authentic sea food restaurant on the harbor. Food was tasty, staff was friendly and ambiance was warm. One star deduction for their offering of whale meat to which...More

Thank umandr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a great concept: skewers of whatever fish is fresh today, grilled and served. We had scallops and wolf fish. Simple, fresh, delicious. Service was with a smile and we felt welcome. It was a great meal.

Thank MileHighJacket
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place a pretty small...so not much place to sit but the food worth it! The ambiance is great. I personally highly recommend the lobster bisque!

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sorry, but have to say that hummer soup was not good, even Knorr or Blå Bland does it much better. Soup was not worth visit

Thank sirkkus_1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, amazing grilled fish meals! My go to for a couple meals here was the halibut skewer with a potato skewer. There were several other fish options as well. Lightly oiled so it didn't stick on the grill but the taste of the fish was...More

Thank OregonScooter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is down by the harbor, so it's away from the tourist center. You go through the front, order your food, and then get seating. Choices are limited to the fresh fish available that day, but that's exactly why you come to this place....More

Thank dukedoc00
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is the lobster soup gluten free?
April 12, 2017|
Response from AnnetteCanada | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure
Jen B
Hello, does this restaurant have parking spaces or is it necessary to park in one of the multi-storeys nearby? Thanks!
April 8, 2017|
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Response from CarolinaBecky | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not right beside the restaurant but spaces are not far away.
Jing C
Hi, is the restaurant open on 24th December? How long in advance would it be better to book a table for around 5 people? Thanks.
October 28, 2016|
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Response from bkgraven81 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they are open on the 24th or not. I don't think they take reservations it's very informal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 553 1500
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