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) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Kirkjubaejarklaustur $$ - $$$, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Klausturvegur 13, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 880, Iceland
+354 487 4848
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (108 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
“fish stew” (10 reviews)
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International, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Klausturvegur 13, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 880, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering the reviews I was expecting better, the staff is pretty cool, talks English, helps you choose whatever you wanna eat. The prices are correct Lamb burger 2750isk (see the photo) But not as great as I expected still Would recommend because there isn't much...More

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much options where to eat in the area, however we were not disappointed. A good selection on the menu, reasonably priced in Iceland. Staff was nice and friendly, pizza was much enjoyed and I had the ribs which although I'm used to a better...More

Thank noble-taste
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location very easily found with our Garmin Satnav. Friendly ambience with lovely staff who looked after us well. Good range of options on the menu including traditional Icelandic Lamb and Arctic Char. Really enjoyed the generously-topped pizzas so had to go twice! Typical Icelandic prices,...More

Thank Jacqueline Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not many choices in this area, but the food was great and service was quick. We had the pork belly and fish & chips. One of the best fish and chips I had on the trip!

Thank Teresa V
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for coffee and cake on our way east and then again for lunch on our way back west the next day. The first day we arrived just as they opened and there were not many other customers so service was very prompt....More

Thank elsewhile
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Staff was very attentive. The tomato soup was the best I have ever had. Camembert appetizer was delicious as was the fish of the day. Good selection of beers.

Thank mugg7
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

My sister and I stumbled upon this place our first night staying at the Iceland air hotel, and decided to give it a shot and We're very pleasantly surprised!! Although there was about a 15 min wait when we got there at 8pm, we were...More

Thank 93kirsteng
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

As there are not many options here we tried this restaurant. Prices are okay for Island. We had the steak burger with lamb, which was quite tasty. As dessert the warm apple pie is highly recommended. Due too the high frequency of people, the table...More

Thank kofl2k11
Reviewed March 28, 2017

nice place and friendly staff. good soup the day i was there for lunch. right on main strip up to the hotels and baths.

Thank hunglow
Reviewed March 21, 2017

In a tiny town this was a really nice find, perfect service and beautiful location on the main road in the tiny village, the food was really good and worth the price. Highly recommend their service

Thank Omar_Ingason
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Maryann E
I would like to book a reservation on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 8pm for 4 people.
April 24, 2017|
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Response from Tiffng | Reviewed this property |
We dined there without reservation as we were there by 6pm. I saw someone waiting for tables at peak hour but seemed no need to wait long.
Hi are you open Easter Sunday and Easter Monday (April 16th and 17th)?
March 16, 2017|
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Response from Jón Örn G | Reviewed this property |
It will be open from 12-21 (12pm-9pm), according to their facebook group (I put in a request for you).
Hello. I'm assuming not, but just to be sure: Does Systrakaffi serve gluten-free pizza or buns? Thanks.
February 16, 2017|
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Response from Jón Örn G | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I can confirm wihout any doubt, just talked to them on the phone, that they have no gluten free pizza or buns. They however told me that they have salads, lamb, beef, fish (arctic charr f.ex.) which they can easily make... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Klausturvegur 13, Kirkjubaejarklaustur 880, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  South Region  >  Kirkjubaejarklaustur
  • Phone Number: +354 487 4848
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