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Icelandic Street Food

Laekjargata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 5125
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shellfish soup” (224 reviews)
“macaroons” (134 reviews)
“soups” (230 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast Food, Soups
Laekjargata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed today

We stopped here because of the reviews. VERY limited menu but all the dishes were fantastic. 2 soups - Fish or Meat and 1 entree - Fish of the day. And the food is unlimited. Such a great little place. Seating is very limited but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nki65
Reviewed today via mobile

An excellent business run by incredibly friendly people. The concept of free refills, free cake and water provided in a country as expensive for meals as Reykjavik is incredible! We visited here twice on our trip and would definitely visit again of returning.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank abbieoshea
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Even do Rekjavik is very expensive if you walk around a little bit you will find amazing and cheap places to eat this was a great option I recommend 100%

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Leechong3434
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What an awesome place. So simple. So tasty. So generous. A great vibe and really lovely staff. We went twice over the weekend and loved it.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GenO_12
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited this place today for lunch. OMG great place friendly place good staff and amazing food fresh made. Would highly recommend going the lamb in bread bowl brilliant and even better you can eat as much as you like off the menu even mix and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dave3069
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having seen tripadviser reviews we visited here on our first night! What amazing value for money good quality street food! Limited menu of street food but done incredibly well! Shellfish soup served with either bread or in a loaf with lid, lamb soup served the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

Paid 14 euros (approx) for the lamb stew in bread, got the shrimp stew as my refill. Great food after a day in the cold.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I tried the traditional lamb soup which was delicious. All the staff members were really friendly, you can get free refills on your soups. The place does get busy and attracts lots of people all day long. The food is reasonably priced and the hospitality...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jaty96
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place was highly recommended by some people I met at the Blue Lagoon. Almost everything in Iceland is expensive so it was great to find a restaurant that was reasonably priced and offered unlimited refills on their soup!! I tired both the seafood and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emmie808
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were referred by our daughter who had visited a few months earlier. We had been told told Iceland was super expensive. We wanted fast, fresh, and fun. We got it. The best feature is that you can bring your food a couple of doors...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EuropeinFebruary
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Questions & Answers
December 7, 2018|
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Response from Unnar D | Property representative |
9 in the morning till 11 in the evening every day ! :)
November 16, 2018|
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Response from Unnar D | Property representative |
Free water / ask for á free beer ticket for the bar / our house beer is always 800kr.
November 6, 2018|
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Response from itsallie73 | Reviewed this property |
Yes that is all they serve. They do have lots of pastries off the menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laekjargata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 519 5125
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Icelandic traditional food made as a street food. Serving : 8-11 in the morning Breakfast & Coffee All you can eat - 2000kr. From Lunch 11:30 - 23:00 in the night : Traditional Icelandic Fishermans Favourite with bread on side. Traditional Icelandic Shellfish Soup - Bread Bowl option Traditional Icelandic Lamb Soup - Bread Bowl option. Grandmothers traditional Cake & Pancakes Two doors down we have the Icelandic Craft Bar where we serve the golden circle of Icelandic Beers, traditional Icelandic Beer Snacks - Shark, Puffin, Lamb and Free waffles every day where you can take your food to if no seats are available and you don't want to wait for seating in our street food establishment. *BEST CHEAP EAT RESTAURANT 2018 - The Reykjavik Grapevine * - *FEATURED IN ALL AMERICAN AIRLINES IN FLIGHT TELEVISION 2018 * - *FEATURED IN THE TIMES *FEATURED IN THE GUARDIAN - Opening soon in PORTLAND, Maine USA.
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