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3 Frakkar

Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 552 3939
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“halibut” (58 reviews)
“seafood” (56 reviews)
“whale meat” (30 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great seafood, always feels like at home in this cosy little restaurant, great service and intimacy, good prices and certainly not a tourist trap, all over lovely.

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing food, perfect service and a comfortable environment. Not a cheap meal but worth the cost for a wonderful experience.

Thank Gunny64
Reviewed 1 week ago

our guide recommended this and we were glad he did. It is not very big but close to city center and the cathedral. They had a large variety of seafood with everything ordered at our table of 8 enjoyed. the sauce for the catfish was...More

Thank tad58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was probably the highest end cuisine we experienced in Iceland. The dining room was very comfortable and cozy. We enjoyed the presentation of the appetizers; puffin, whale sashimi and reindeer pate. I didn't care for the whale personally. The service was quite efficient if...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At 3 Frakkar, my brother, friend, and I would try three food items that were new to us: whale pepper steak, shark, and smoked puffin breast. We were all in agreement that the whale filet was one of the best food products we had ever...More

1  Thank 34brendanh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second night in Iceland we decided to try a place recommended by our Air bnb host but also a local. The place itself is unassuming it’s a nice mix of smart causal. The greeting was friendly enough and we were seated without a reservation...More

Thank 25ziab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first night in Iceland we (my daughter and I) went to 3 Frakkar for dinner. The food was very good as was the service. If you are looking for service like in the US you are in for a surprise. You don't have just...More

Thank Lokaloni
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We went there once for dinner, many Icelandic people are rating this restaurant as one of the best. Place is small and cosy, staff is ok, but when we were there, few of waiters was just learning, which slow down a little bit our order....More

Thank Razorist
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Located a fair distance from the main areas of downtown, within residential areas this restaurant has the feel of dining in someone’s home. The menu has some local dining foods including whale and horse. The prices are pretty high overall and one can definitely find...More

Thank Global_Traveller11
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

So I am giving them a 5 because the food was amazing and well worth the price. The service on the other hand would probably be more like a 2. After ordering , the server left and came back 5 minutes later when we thought...More

Thank minehs
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Questions & Answers
June 15, 2018|
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Response from dupont5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes- but only if fish is in your vegetarian diet. Cod is super there.
October 26, 2017|
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Response from Tom C | Reviewed this property |
I went in the evening and it was great. Great service, fantastic food choice. However, best call and make an appointment though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 3939
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