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Salka Valka - Fish & More


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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We like to think of Salka Valka as an extension of our own home-kitchen and living room. Experience a uniquely charming, soulful and welcoming atmosphere over hot & cold food, sandwiches & snacks, coffee drinks, organic teas & organic juices, wine & beer. Vegan options available daily. All food is fresh and prepared on the day. Might we add we are quite a colourful bunch of characters too, weird and wonderful! FREE Wifi available.
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

Very friendly staff. Delicious fish soup an homemade hummus. Trendy location, perfect for a quick lunch or expanded meal!!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank peterenbie
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is more like a cafe that serves food. Food was well prepared, but in comparison with other restaurants, we visited in the area and around on the island, the food was quite average. Staff was nice and professional even if they forgot our...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty fish stew and a lager in a welcoming small restaurant. Menu is local and very good. Set near to city centre.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Saturn49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On vacation with the hubs and came across this place while we were exploring downtown. The incredible smell alone was enough to bring us back for lunch. I had the fish soup which was served with amazing sourdough bread. The hubs had the smoked salmon...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank TaxLass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here was super helpful, and the service was good. In Reykjavik you can never have too much smoked fish. Fresh and delicious.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Keylime_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was almost full but we were lucky to fit in. Beer and fish stew sandwish were really great value for money. Fish stew was so tasty that we’ll definately come again!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 135travelk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I happened to see their sidewalk sign outside on my way to the see the church and saw they had fish stew. A few days later we went there for the stew. It wasn't what I expected.....it was better. I loved all the different foods...the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and cozy, cool, friendly & amazing staff. The food tastes really good and it's a great place for lunch. Tried the fish strew and the soup, they really make your day. The prices are decent and the desert is very good, try the Icelandic...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alina-Octavia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great accidental find for my first meal in Iceland! I wanted fish here, and wasn't disappointed. Inexpensive and clean.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Fred A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the fish of the day and it felt like the kind of soul warming hearty meals you have at home but super super yummy. Would definitely recommend! Their IPA on tap is also excellent.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank T3417VRemmam
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Response from Envir0ment | Reviewed this property |
Put this way, there are better places to go for a meal. This place is overpriced...
Julia P
January 24, 2017|
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