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Bryggjan Brugghus Bistro & Brewery

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Thu, 11/14
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner

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Sponsored by: Bryggjan Brugghus Bistro & Brewery

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Great beer
1. Great beer
"great place to have a tasty beer and amazing food"
Chelsea J
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2. Fish of the day
2. Fish of the day
"fish of the day was ling which is a mild white fish grilled perfectly "
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3. Delicious vegan courses
3. Delicious vegan courses
" The 5 course vegan dinner was spectacularly creative and delicious."
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Bryggjan Brugghus is Iceland’s 1st micro brewery and bistro located in the trendiest area of Reykjavik harbor side. The bistro offers delicious local food in a cool atmosphere and world class beverages brewed on site. Our menus offer a good variety of local seafood, salads, steaks and desserts along with some great street food to go along with our beers that are brewed on the premises. In our bistro we serve lunch and dinner plus brunch on weekends and at our bar we offer a special bar menu, with dishes perfect for nibbling on with some delicious beer. Beer tours are on the hour, including a 3 or 6 beer tasting flight. The kitchen is open for lunch between 11:30 and 15:00, for dinner from 17:00
$15 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Grill, Bar, Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Brew Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stumbled across this place whilst burning some time before one of our tours. Sliding along the harbour we spotted this from afar and decided to shelter from the winds in here. I’m so glad we did! The food was exceptional, a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank charwild
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

Had a really good meal here on the last night of our stay in Reykjavik. Burgers and fish and chips were very good but the salted cod with mushroom risotto was simply divine. Highly recommend a visit. Staff very attentive and a lovely atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Rebecca D
TeamBryggjan, Marketing manager at Bryggjan Brugghus Bistro & Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Thank you Rebecca for your review! We really appreciate it! We hope to see you again at Bryggjan's brewery. :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

When the bill is more then 200€ ( 2 burgers, lamb and omars) and getting cold meals, it’s really sad and shame !!! And few months ago , in a weekend brunch we ‘ve got the expired salmon as well !!! Long time ago was...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Lidute
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Daily happy hour-great beers on tap. They feature a set draft daily for 700 and all others you get the tall beer draft for the price of a small. IPA was juicy and hazy. Shout out to DonByrd, bartender with lots of helpful recommendations to...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a beautiful meal here tonight, which was made even better by the lovely staff making us feel so welcome. In addition to the fish and chips being amazing out waiter Valerio went above and beyond to make sure we had a wonderful evening...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank figoed
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and beer. Very comfortable atmosphere and friendly staff. Don' t miss this amazing place!

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Sanela K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beer at its freshness tried a few of their beers and all were good Plus the fish and chips was fantastic large portion of very good fish cooked extremely well good lunch place if you are near the harbor area

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank sgas37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found Bryggjan Brugghús kind of by accident my second night in Reykjavik when another restaurant was closed and I’m glad I did. I had the catch of the day and a couple of their beers they brew in house. It was a fantastic meal...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Glenn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On my first evening alone in Reykjavik I attended a Beer and Tapas tasting at Bryggjan Brugghus. Our host for the evening, DonByrd, guided us through the drinking history and culture in Iceland whilst enjoying locally brewed beers coupled with typical Icelandic food. The culinary...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Niels C
Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

Ate a great lunch here after getting a recommendation from our Dive.IS guide, Since we had just finished our snorkeling adventure, we arrived hungry and ready to eat and drink. Teddy, our server was kind, hospitable and extremely efficient. She, too had wonderful recommendations for...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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November 23, 2018|
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Response from TeamBryggjan | Property representative |
We don't charge $100 for reservations! ONLY 24-25 December and New Year's Eve. Other days of the year NEVER.
February 22, 2018|
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Response from W9625AKcolind | Reviewed this property |
20 minutes walk along the sea- front
September 4, 2017|
Response from Þorsteinn H | Property representative |
Yes we are open on New Years Eve, just drop us a line to booking@bryggjanbrugghus.is, and we will reserve a table for you.
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