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Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill

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Skolavoroustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 571 1100
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We first visited this restaurant in November 2012 by mistake really, just hungry and walking past. Every time we have come back to Iceland 2014 and 2016 (twice) we have come back to eat here. We were apprehensive at returning the first time as you don't want to ruin that perfect memory but the staff and food has never disappointed.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing food and a lovely interesting restaurant. Advise booking in advance as its popular! Great mix of fish and meats

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is opposite the Aurora Experince and the Maritime Museum so handy for both! There is a restaurant on one side and the buffet is on the other. The buffet was excellent value for money and utterly delicious!! Fish soup was included in the price. The different fish was cooked in different ways and there was also a pork dish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked this restaurant for my 50th birthday meal and I must say they didn't disappoint. The food was excellent and the service great. It's quite expensive, but then so is everything in Iceland at the moment. Even so, in my opinion, it should be on the must visit list while in Reykjavik.

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Thank TowerTraveler
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my best restaurants by far. This should get a Michelin star rating. Best in service and food and ambience.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great lobster salad and carpaccio with excellently recommended wines and quality service. Lovely evening and great ambiance. Always return.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and it did not disappoint. From appetizer to main course, delicious! The langoustine, the salmon. It was so filling that we did not have room for dessert.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We passed this restaurant on the way to Hallgrimskirkja and very intrigued so we went in for a look which was very pleasing. We made a reservation for 2 days later and it was fabulous. We had a lovely table and a charming waiter who brought 'taster' appetizers. Our meals were delicious & thoroughly enjoyed the ambience of the whole... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by the guide from Iceland Guided Tours. What a great experience!!! The menu was varied and each of the 4 of us raved about our meals!!! Delicious food, attentive service, great imaginative drinks!

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there for dinner without booking and although very busy they managed to fit us in. The staff were all very friendly and the food was fantastic. Would definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $50
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolavoroustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 571 1100
Description
In 2010 a young chef from Húsavík, was awarded Chef of the year 2010 in Iceland.The young chef, Gústav spent months traveling around Iceland looking for the real taste of Iceland, along the way he found a few things that are key items of the interior of the restaurant.Take a look at our menu, it will be our pleasure to fire up the old grill when you honor us with a visit.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?