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Nostra Restaurant

Laugavegi 59 | 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 3535
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Laugavegi 59 | 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Nostra Restaurant
1. Amazing service and great food
"Dining here was a highlight of our time in Reykjavik!"
Alissa F
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2. Excellent food and impeccable
"All the courses were outstanding, both in taste and presentation."
Einarsim
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3. Unforgettable experience!
"cannot recommend the wine pairing enough - it's the best one I've had"
Árni Þór Á
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21 - 30 of 234 reviews

Reviewed September 16, 2018

Stumbled upon this restaurant and we are oh so happy we did!!! Amazing meal that exceeded our expectations from the service to the presentation and of course the flavors of each dish. The six course meal was exceptional!! Being a celiac and having to eat...More

Thank Dayna K
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Hello Dayna K, I am pleased to hear about you experience at Nostra! We’re passionate about serving delicious fresh food for all to enjoy. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We would love to have you guys back some day!

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I like to spluge on a meal at a Michelin starred restaurant when we visit a new country. There is only one is all of Iceland, however (Dill) but the reviews were spotty. So we broke our custom and went to this...More

Thank Sylvia B
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Hello Sylvia B, Thank you for the positive review! We are happy that you took a chance on Nostra, and were impressed! We’re passionate about serving delicious fresh food, so it’s fantastic you enjoyed the "Parsley Cured Arctic Char" so much! We hope to see...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We went there on a date night where we got the 6 course tasting menu. Started out with cocktails and then moved on to the meal. The food and presentation of the dishes was really great. Some really amazing combinations and oh so yummy. The...More

Thank Lasse P
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Lasse P, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your meal! I am sorry you and your wife were not satisfied with the amount of food, we appreciate the feedback and we will definitely take it into consideration!

Reviewed September 16, 2018

We chose the 6 course menu, paired with wine. My fish allergy was accommodated with no problem. The sommelier was a true delight and really contributed to our experience. The food was delicious. My husband loved the fish dishes. My highlight was the dehydrated/rehydrated beetroot....More

1  Thank Stofro
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Stofro, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your experience at Nostra! We strive to accommodate food allergies and it brings us great joy to know you enjoyed your dishes. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed September 12, 2018

we only came for drinks, and while those had very fancy names, the actual serving and taste was very much average

Thank Zhenya D
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Zhenya D, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your drinks. We appreciate the feedback and are always looking for ways to improve. We hope you will give us another chance in the future.

Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

We ate here for our anniversary. It is a hip, nice place. The service was wonderful & the cocktails delicious (but super expensive). We really loved our 2nd course & our dessert course, but the other courses were lacking, especially for the price. This dinner...More

Thank kristen m
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Kristen M, Congratulations on the anniversary! We are honored to have you celebrate at Nostra. We appreciate the feedback and are always looking for ways to improve. We appreciate the photos and hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Food, staff, atomosphere and all about the place is great. Don’t forget to get a cocktail also!!!!!!

Thank María K
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello María K, We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your experience! We hope to see you again!

Reviewed September 9, 2018

Waiters without experience. Non attentive. Ambiance like a grocery store. Very strange combinations that do not fit together. NO, this is not what they tell you it is in their marketing. Its not a gourmet experirnce. It is mediocre and bland! You guys who give...More

1  Thank Aircooled_12
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Aircooled_12, We are sorry to hear about your experience at Nosta. We appreciate the feedback and strive to improve with the feedback of customers. If you are interested in discussing the issue further we appreciate your input, feel free to email us at costumerservice@nostrarestaurant.is

Reviewed September 8, 2018

It is our first day in Reykjavik and after a sleepless night on our flight and not eating all day, we were hoping for a nice dinner. We got it at Nostra! They serve a fixed menu with your choice of 4, 6, or 8...More

Thank NJrafter1
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello NJrafter1, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinning experience! We strive to accommodate dietary restrictions and are pleased to hear you enjoyed the gluten free bread! If you find yourself back in Iceland we hope to serve you again.

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We had the eight course meal, hoping for something that would make us stop and say “wow”. This meal delivered. While there was some dispute at the table on what was the best, four of the courses were showstoppers. I wish I could eat this...More

Thank Katherine S
Kierstyn E, Guest Relations Manager at Nostra Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hello Katherine S, We are happy to hear about your "wow" dinning experience with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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ireallywanttogothere
August 25, 2018|
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Response from Hordur5193535 | Property representative |
Yes we do cater to for allergies and we do appreciate if you can notify us in advance so that we can be well prepared for your arrival. Kind regards, Hörður E.
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AMA I
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Debbie_and_family | Reviewed this property |
Not really. It’s a single open space. But with 16 people you’d probably be the biggest group in the room
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Myca S
July 22, 2018|
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Yes we welcome all, whether they come alone or with company :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $120
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegi 59 | 2nd Floor, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 519 3535
  • E-mail
Description
*BEST NEWCOMER RESTAURANT 2018 - The Reykjavik Grapevine *BEST MAIN COURSE 2018 - Food & Fun Nostra is an Icelandic fine dining restaurant with an emphasis on Icelandic seasonal tasting menus. We provide our guests with a unique culinary experience, where fresh local produce and ingredients are prepared and served with care and passion. We offer full vegetarian and vegan menus. Latest dinner reservations at 21:30
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