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Bordstofan - CLOSED

Grundarstigur 10, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 511 1904
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  • Average12%
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Apr 1, 2014
“Out of this world!”
Mar 8, 2014
“A hidden gem in Reykjavík”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grundarstigur 10, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed April 1, 2014

This renovated 100 year old house is intimate and makes you feel at home. The staff is friendly. Most importantly, the food is delicious! The seafood is out of this world! A perfect place for lunch or any occasion. A definite must!

1  Thank eskuladottir
Reviewed March 8, 2014

I´ve twice visited Borðstofan and I was thrilled both times. The food was so beautyful and tasty - I´m still thinking about that sliced, dryed read beet that accompanied the fishdish and melted in my mouth. And the cakes and friendly staff. I recommend it...More

Thank MariaPalsdottir
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Walking into Bordstofan is like going back a century. The high ceilinged dining rooms in this beautiful house are elegantly furnished with beautiful antique. The rooms are airy and open. The cake counter is not to be missed, there you´ll find delicious cakes and deserts....More

2  Thank Ragga7
Reviewed March 5, 2014

Surprisingly the spotted catfish had been frozen and was therefore dry and tasted like nothing. The fish rested on tough barley, which had not been softened like risotto. The other main course was a fish bake, lukewarm on he outside and cool inside. There are...More

1  Thank jotakappa
Reviewed February 16, 2014

Exellent food and service. We had a brunch on a saturday. Food very fresh, salad crisp and tasty, fantastic smoked salmon, healty choises presented instead of greasy food. Will be back. Thanks.

1  Thank Gardar0702
Reviewed February 14, 2014

I‘ve lived in London for a couple of years and enjoyed many of the fine restaurants the city has to offer. It has made me quite picky. On a holiday to Iceland recently, I decided to visit Bordstofan as I had heard friends raving about...More

1  Thank SiggaPeturs
Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant opened in August and there was just one excellent report already on TA so thought we would try it. We were not disappointed - healthy home cooked food and delicious home made cakes in a traditional Icelandic house. It is a little off...More

Thank Brayford
Reviewed December 23, 2013

I recently had the pleasure of having lunch at Bordstofan. I did expect to get some good food, knowing the reputation of Sveinn Kjartansson the owner. However I did not expect to get the best meal of the year (and this is in December after...More

Thank Anna R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$7 - $23
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grundarstigur 10, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 511 1904
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