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The Lobsterhouse

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$40 - $100
CUISINES
French, Seafood, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Delicious langoustine
1. Delicious langoustine
"drinks was very high level. Our lobster dinner and menu was excellent"
323matkaaja2015
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2. In the Heart of Reykjavík
2. In the Heart of Reykjavík
"The location is convenient - easy to get to from all central locations"
ReyNardG
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3. Our famous lobster soup
3. Our famous lobster soup
"my best meal in iceland. very good atmosphere. food is excellent"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely menu and did just the trick for us excellent warm welcome, staff wonderful and very knowledgeable of dishes which were beautiful very tasty and filling nice cocktails too all of which not too pricey either worth a visit

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Ukphilb
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks you so much. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit.

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 7, 2019

I wanted to applaud after eating dinner here. The chef included the perfect sauce for lobster and scallops. Staff was great. Dessert was ice cream that literally exploded with flavor in my mouth. Place is small, feels like a quiet New England inn that is...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

Thank you so much, we are honored to be chosen the best meal in your 16 days in Europe. We are delighted that you are so pleased.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful restaurant. The decor is outstanding and the food and service even better. We had the 3 course seafood dinner with wine pairing. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Stacy P
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your recommendation

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the best food experience we’ve had in Iceland! The lagostein Icelandic lobster is what you need to try here.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank bigronman
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your splendid review

Reviewed September 28, 2019

We have lunch at this restaurant and the langoustine were so good and yummy, service was excellent, like the restaurant atmosphere as well, traditional

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank bccheung
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2019

Thank you so much

Reviewed September 17, 2019 via mobile

We stopped at this place after a long day of traveling to South Coast. The Icelandic Delicacies appetizer is a unique taste with horse meat, minke whale and smoked artic char that may get you off guard but still good. Service is top, food is...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Manuel0522
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2019

Thank you so much

Reviewed September 9, 2019

This place is a must-have for anyone visiting Reykjavik. Do not miss out on the chance to try the langoustine, the Icelandic lobster. It's a delightful cross between a lobster and a shrimp, and has a delicate flavor. The staff was friendly and above and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

Thank you so much

Reviewed September 9, 2019

The food was phenomenal and the lunch special provided great value. The langoustine was fantastic. The service was unparalleled too. The friendly staff was attentive and went out of there way to provide travel tips and directions to explore the city.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Evenhatchet
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

Thank you so much

Reviewed September 2, 2019

Had a lovely dinner at the Lobster House the food was delicious beautifully presented and cooked to perfection. Service was impeccable. Only downside is that it was very expensive even for Iceland.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Geraldine A
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

Thank you so much

Reviewed August 31, 2019

We finally found a place where we got terrific langoustines. And the atmosphere in the restaurant was cozy and warm and we had a super efficient and stylish waiter. Highly recommended

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank philippe056
kjartangeirsson, Public Relations Manager at The Lobsterhouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2019

Thank you so much

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Ana J
December 8, 2016|
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Response from valtyrr | Property representative |
I am sorry for the late reply. Yes like these nice people here above answered so kindly its about 100$ for a nice dinner and 25-50$ for lunch.
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Diane and Bill H
February 7, 2016|
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Hello Diane thank you for contacting us. The taster menu consists of 5 courses wich the chefs change regularly and is therefore called a 'surprise' menu. We usually serve 1 shellfish course, 1 fish course, 2 meat courses... More
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