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Primo Ristorante - Reykjavik

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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About
Authentic Italian restaurant with an Icelandic twist. Perfect downtown location in the heart of Reykjavik.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Free Wifi
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All reviews lasagna garlic bread mussels ham fish salad lamb italian food best pizza ate here viking beer central location great food and service first night the main street downtown reykjavik recommend this restaurant
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for a pizza lunch in town. Food was very nice staff very friendly. Location was good! If you want pizza or Italian this is a great place to come

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Annunziata D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this restaurant with my colleagues and we had an enjoyful dinner. Classic italian restaurant with good food. We all had pasta and everyone was happy what teach and everyone had chosen. At least my pasta was really delicious. The staff was young, efficient...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank robertmakitie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chicken saltimbocca was beautiful, the rest of our group had pizza and pasta and we all enjoyed our meal. Again expensive but everything is in Iceland.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank etaylor419
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy atmosphere, friendly staff, very tasty home cooked feeling on botg our pasta dishes. Better than a lot of UK Italian restaurants

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank roblucas88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was excellent, and the food and atmosphere was even better. They were very accommodating to us even without us having a reservation.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BJesus11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were actually heading somewhere else when my wife noticed Primo, went in and glad we did. Food was superb, service was excellent too. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JulianKemp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Olive Garden would get 5 stars compared to this place. The pasta dishes we both so over cooked it could have passed as polenta. Very expensive. 2 bowls of pasta and 2 beers $135 Icelandic dollars. Definitely one to avoid. If you are Italian, run.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Saraboo
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic lasagne and the meatballs are very good. The restaurant itself is well appointed and cost, the staff are very attentive and friendly. Meals are fairly priced (for reykjavik) and drinks are reasonable Highly recommend a visit to Primo.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TonyCann
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Italian in the heart Reykjavík! Wonderful staff and atmosphere, better yet absolutely amazing food! Would definitely visit again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GeorgiaW342
Reviewed December 14, 2018

We visited two times. The first visit was great, the food amazing and the service was fantastic. Really nice Pizza's. The second visit we were served by a different team. They lacked the same enthusiasm we saw first visit. Just little things like bread on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank devious1967
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Helen R
November 26, 2016|
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Response from valarosa |
Yes, we are open. We have a special three course menu. And you need to reserve a table :) On behalf of Primo
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