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Cafe Dunhagi

Sveinseyri | Located Next to Local Swimming Pool and Camping, Talknafjordur 460, Iceland
+354 662 0463
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16 Aug 2017
“Favorite Meal in Iceland”
7 Jun 2017
“More than just the freshest fish. Food as art ”
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, International
$$ - $$$
Sveinseyri | Located Next to Local Swimming Pool and Camping, Talknafjordur 460, Iceland
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We spent 10 days in Iceland and this place was the best. The mother and son literally opened their doors for us. Fresh fish caught by their uncle. Greens that they foraged earlier that day. It is worth the drive. It is authentic. Good value.

Thank JohnTheOx
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

More than just the freshest fish. Food with artistry. Absolutely delectable, from the main to smallest detail. The spices, the herbs, the coating on the beautiful local trout... and her own pickled vegetables! The slight taste of cloves in the mushroom risotto... and the mushrooms...More

Thank Isaac A
dagny62, Owner at Cafe Dunhagi, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you and go with god.

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had already been in Iceland 9 days and had eaten many fish lunches and/or dinners before chancing upon Cafe Dunhagi. Hands down he beat fish dinner of my life. Freshly caught cod perfectly cooked served on a bed of mashed potatoes with a side...More

Thank Ginacucina
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Weary from the road and a cycle ride to the far end of the village, Cafe Dunhagi captured our imagination immediately. Welcomed at the door by the owner with warmth and delicious aromas from the kitchen, an excellent choice of music, vintage family photos, all...More

Thank MHHighlands
Reviewed 5 July 2016

What a lucky stopover! The weather wasn't great so we decided to go in to have a hot drink but we ended up eating as well! The hostess was exceptional and the food was delicious! She told us about the history of the house and...More

Thank Georgiana L
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We visited Café Dunhagi in the afternoon after a swim. The local owner took special care for our kid and adapted her menu easily to our wishes. The Café is actually a real restaurant with tourist info and great music culture. The owner travelled the...More

Thank thorstengrantner
dagny62, Owner at Cafe Dunhagi, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2016

Thank you Thorsten, for this beautiful view of our restaurant. It was a pleasure to serve your family. all the best Dagný

Reviewed 26 August 2015

I wandered into Cafe Dunhagi with a bunch of questions about where to find the trail that departs from Taknafjordur heading to Bildudalur, the adjacent camping, the hot spring etc etc. The owner was a practical fount of info. and advice, all of which was...More

2  Thank Maurka
Reviewed 24 August 2015

After a long cold hike in the mountains above Talknafjordur, my friend and I were warmed and charmed both by the friendly hostess and the beautiful velvety cod soup. This dish was full of large chunks of melt-in-the-mouth fresh cod, along with carrot and waxy...More

1  Thank Tireetraveller
Reviewed 7 October 2014

My wife and I stopped by Cafe Dunhagi - just a few days after it opened for the season - because we were camping right near by. We didn't do a lot of eating out in Iceland because it is NOT cheap and this place...More

1  Thank Murray H
Reviewed 9 August 2014

One of the best meals we had during our two week stay in Iceland. A menu to suit all tastes but we took the hosts recommendation of the red snapper caught by her brother. Glad we did too. It was excellent and a generous portion...More

1  Thank RobertNeilC
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, International
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: Sveinseyri | Located Next to Local Swimming Pool and Camping, Talknafjordur 460, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Westfjords Region  >  Talknafjordur
  • Phone Number: +354 662 0463
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