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WE ARE OPEN FROM MAY-SEPTEMBER We are proud to mention that in October 2015, Slippurinn was ranked as Iceland's second best restaurant according to the White Guide / Best restaurants in the Nordics. Slippurinn is a family run eatery by the harbour in a 100 year old building that once housed a machine-workshop that served the old shipyard. It's casual, friendly and excellent quality. Our philosophy is simple and honest, we cook our food from scratch using the best ingredients in season. We get most of our vegetables from farmers on the south coast and we go next door to the fish market to get the freshest fish possible. We grow our own herbs and salads and forage the island for wild herbs and
PRICE RANGE
$12 - $40
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Scandinavian
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food experience a lot of strange dishes nice drinks but the service was very slow we had to wait too long for service

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner with pre booked menus. Food was ok, have had better. Vine far to expensive. Service could also improve.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed February 6, 2020

Pricey - yes, but so is everything else on Iceland. Food was made out of fresh, local ingredients and was a modern twist on Nordic classics. Staff was skilled and personable.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2019

I was a bit skeptical after reading Deserves a Michelin star review. I have to confess, indeed, it does. And after you try halibut soup, lamb with rhubarb, thyme, creamy celeriac & hazelnuts, and skyr with whey caramel, you will agree with me. We enjoyed...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2019

Locals in Vestmannaeyjar highly recommended this restaurant, which serves local organic foods, and now I recommend it as well! I will return next year with a group of tour clients and I plan to bring them here for dinner. I had the blue ling and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The Guillemont eggs were too pretty to eat, but we did anyway and they were great, as was the seaweed salad and cod croquettes. The pan fish and chicken dishes were excellent as well. Nice drink selection too.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2019

A rare 5! We were happy about everything. The deco raw but friendly. The food was great. Price reasonable. The opening hours made the day for us. And an excellent service. Good job.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

I did not expect to find such a high class cheff restaurant in such a small island. We talk the 3 course menu with the Halibut soup - Ecellent indeed. As main we chose the fish of the day..one of the better fish meals in...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 29, 2019 via mobile

In general we have found Icelandic food exceptional. This restaurant was no exception! 5 Stars on a tiny island. All food is locally sourced and never frozen. We did 4 dishes off of the small plate menu. Portions were generous and delicious. Recommend the landgosini...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 26, 2019 via mobile

We had dinner at Slippurinn tvice. We had very fresh fish both times, Karfi and Blálanga both served with excellent side dishes. The white wine ( house wine ) was good . This is in an interesting previous factory for 100 years. We found the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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