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The English Pub

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The English Pub is the hottest sports bar on the frozen rock in the N-Atlantic ocean, Live Music every night from 10PM, happy hour every day from 4-7PM and all major sport events on big screens. The English Pub is located in the city center facing the Parliament of Iceland. The English Pub has one of the best selection of beer and whiskey in Iceland. From modest beginnings it has built a hearty reputation, seeking out, with the advice and guidance of its dedicated customers, the finest ale available to mankind.
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Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews great live music spinning wheel great atmosphere bar stools during happy hour few beers fun bar quick drink on tap local beer first night pint barmaid
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a Saturday night and they had live music. The band (2 people) were amazing!!! Great crowd, everyone having fun and singing along. Bartenders were busy but always quick with getting us our beer. It's located right by the Kvosin Hotel, where we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kenziemarie77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to go out for couple drinks, great live music! Good location. Definitely recommend to go there :)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank claudiarD9456JJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a couple beers after a long day on a tour. It was showing the football on 2 large screens behind the bar area with several smaller ones scattered around. Good selection of beers in a comfortable atmosphere. Guiness on tap which was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andy123101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What should a Scot do in Iceland - visit an English named pub, and drink a Guinness 🤣🤣 Decent pub, and good prices. Football screens put away after a game, which showed the roulette wheel (see photo) Toilets in need of update though! Friendly staff...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marc_AQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I emailed these guys in advance, asking if they would be showing the Six Nations Rugby. Big thanks for the quick response, and for duly showing it. Lots of large screens facing just about every direction, so if you go here, you pretty-much cannot escape...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Al_Gale777
Reviewed February 11, 2019

The People there and the atmosphere were really cool. One of the best places in Reykjavik to drink a beer. Very good live-Bands, who entertained the guests. Behind the bar is a wheel which you can spin for appr. 20€ and you can win, 1,2,4,6,8...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Mikail Ö
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Don't waste your time. Fuming. Was verbally abused by a punter, blanked by the bar staff and elbowed out of the way by someone else all in the space of about 3 mins. Music was good, everything else was terrible. My wife wanted to spin...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Q7083JMstevenc
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Spent a few days in Reykjavik with friends and came across The English Pub ..... what a great place !! Watched a Man Utd game on the large screens, staff very friendly, great atmosphere and brilliant location.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Annie58UK
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

We went here twice when we visited and what a great find, both times it was packed with a great atmosphere. Loved the toilets with the London Underground theme.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ronny25
Reviewed January 27, 2019

My father and I visited on a hungry whim one evening during a bucket-list trip to Iceland. I thought it seemed odd to go to Iceland and choose The English Pub, but maybe the hint of familiarity was reassuring. It was early, so not packed....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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We paid 1600 ISK for two beers
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