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Scandinavian, Danish, European
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed March 13, 2020 via mobile

This was mentioned in my Top 10 Iceland DK guidebook and we walked a long way to get to it and were tempted to give up but glad we didn’t. We had crab salad and prawn open sandwiches both super fresh and tasty. Friendly service,...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 19, 2020 via mobile

Food delicious, I have nothing bad to say about the food! Tablecloths weren’t the best but still ok to eat on. Five stars.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 19, 2020

I arrived late at 9pm to eat. The staff were friendly seated me quickly and recommended local drinks. The food was good, very fresh and arrived promptly. There was a reasonable selection for vegetarians and a huge range of snafs available to sample with your...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

Stopped here on our way around the city for a drink and decided to have lunch too. I had roast beef on rye bread with mustard fresh horseradish grated and tomato and a fried egg on top. It was really good very tasty. Would recommend...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 2, 2020 via mobile

Great Danish open sandwiches! This place has every imaginable combination. The staff were courteous and helpful. We ducked in out of the snow and wind and were glad we did. The roast lamb was so good especially the crispy parsley gave it great texture. The...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 16, 2019

I did order the Christmas plate, with many different small courses. The herring was good, the shellfish salad with king prawn was not special. The lever pate has no taste!. Smoked duck breast was not good. The gravlax on toast was just average. The rostaed...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 14, 2019

Our party of 4 had dinner here one night. The menu has some interesting offerings. I had the Cod and it was very good. Everyones dishes was plated beautifully. The lamb chops were deep fried ( never seen that before) tasty and a little fatty....More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 23, 2019

The menu was okay, food was ok and service was ok. I had the Arctic char (no seasoning unfortunately, just intermediate chunks of peppercorn) and a cocktail. For the amount I paid I expected much more, considering I had dined at other restaurants in the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

Overwhelming choice of light dishes available as full or half portions.. the “double of the day” is two contrasting yet complimentary half dishes served together. Lovely clean fresh flavours. Light dishes but surprisingly filling.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed September 3, 2019

I hadn't experienced Scandinavian food at it's best before. Only bland Scandinavian food that is traditional in Midwest US. This was a great introduction. Staff warmed up after I engaged them but a bit stoic starting out. Did not get a good table but did...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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You need to book for lunc, and weekends. Other than that you should be fine. There is never a long wait. You can call +3545510100 or send email to jomfruin@jomfruin.is
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