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Hafnargata 2a, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
+354 438 1800
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish burger” (25 reviews)
“blue mussels” (36 reviews)
“salad” (23 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hafnargata 2a, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel we stayed at had closed it restaurants when we arrived so we looked for a restaurant. As Stykkisholmur during winter isn’t a very lively town, we noticed many restaurants were closed. Luckily Sjavarpakkhusid was open and we liked to so much, we immediately...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Tiny little place by the harbour with a small menu. We had the fish of the day that was really well presented and prepared, tasty local food. The waitress was reall nice and made the place very relaxed

Thank lulu1172
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

This was the best meal of our trip! We got the seafood soup (delicious and creamy) and the veggie feast (the star of the show), both of which were beautifully presented. Service was very friendly and welcoming, and the restaurant is in a cozy and...More

Thank Elf0wl
Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

Thank you for any amazing meal. Restaurant ambiance was very nice. Food was amazing. Service very friendly.

Thank Griogair D
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Our whole family longed for a decent meal after a long, snowy drive. Without choice in a small town, we found this restaurant, serving us late lunch at 3pm in the whole restaurant. After having soup for several days, we decided to share some light...More

Thank Minnie C
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Even after touring and driving all day and not eating since breakfast, we were fully satisfied with splitting a bowl of creamy fish soup and the fish of the day entree. Plus the beers were buy one, get one free. A hearty dinner and decent...More

Thank AmandaCQH
Reviewed November 9, 2017

While staying in Stykkisholmur, our family had dinner at Sjavarpakkhusid. The dinners were great, especially the mussels. I had fish, which was also very good, and I was pleasantly surprised by the amount of fresh vegetables that was on the plate. Because our party was...More

Thank dkathan
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Nice restaurant for the fish of the day. Cozy restaurant complete with a basket of blankets for cold days. View of the boats. The food was good and not too expensive.

Thank Lauren L
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here on our second night in Stykkishólmur - it has a fun, funky vibe, and you can tell that they probably do live music a lot of the time. My understanding is that it’s a place a lot of the locals hang out...More

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

Don't pass out the restaurant when u visit stykkishólml foods are so amazing with fresh seafoods. Especially the blue mussle and the day of fish. Oh! The seafood soup is the must try as well!

Thank Emily C
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Questions & Answers
August 14, 2016|
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Response from Bill T | Reviewed this property |
We didn't make a reservation in early July, and we had no problem getting a table.
June 25, 2016|
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Response from Anthony M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Went on a cold January night. No waiting. Good luck.
Deborah H
August 27, 2015|
Response from Sara H | Property representative |
Yes it does :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnargata 2a, Stykkisholmur 340, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Stykkisholmur
  • Phone Number: +354 438 1800
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