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Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good46%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (73 reviews)
“burger” (42 reviews)
“bread bar” (5 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stopped at Bautinn for lunch. It was a good opitions with icelandic and non icelandic opitions. Good choice downtown Akureyri.

Thank fernandopereira2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in beautiful Akureyiri to shop and get some lunch. At Bautinn I ordered the Birthday Burger and fries. It was very delicious. The menu had several other hamburger choices the others in my group ordered. All of us enjoyed our lunch. Great service...More

Thank SeattleBoraBora
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fish lacked freshness, mediocre salad bar, ok service but ripoff prices for what you get. The restaurant is outdated and Akureyri's restaurants in general too expensive and are not high end and offer little culinary vision or value compared to Reykjavik or Stykkisholmur, suggest...More

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As with many restaurants we visited during our Iceland trip, the food was good (and expensive) but nothing spectacular. There is a kids play area and depending on what you order, your meal could include soup, bread and the salad bar. I ordered the hashed...More

Thank MsMNyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can have Icelandic food here: whale steak, horse meat, guillemots. Also lobster soup. Salad bar included if you order main course. Fair prices (for Iceland).

Thank Waldemar T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant offers several dishes (based on meat or fish) and soups. As any other restaurant in Iceland is not cheap, so to speak, but it can be a good solution for one dinner or a lunch. The food is passable (and as many restaurants...More

Thank E I
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is like a family restaurant.The salad buffet was great.We were happy with variety of vegetable and other side dish from salad buffet since we could not have had salad in Iceland.Lam with sweat sauce was good.The whale stake is not very soft.

Thank Naoko K
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Someone suggested this place to us but is nothing more than an expensive Denny's, with an uninspired salad bar and dishes. We expected a lot more because it had the looks from the outside of a long-time local restaurant but one we were seated we...More

Thank Bidibibu
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very extensive menu at very reasonable prices. Always busy with locals which is a good sign! Quick and friendly service.

Thank david m
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Dinner in Akureyri. From a short list of options we selected this one because whale and other fishes were in the menu. Main waitress very good, understood our need to care about gluten free dishes, and followed the order appropriately. Is a good restaurant for...More

1  Thank Luis R
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Questions & Answers
28 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Helenjen |
Yes they do, great takeout whale and horse as well as soup and salad bar....absolutely delicious and highly recommend.
Cathy M
13 February 2015|
Response from Ming F | Reviewed this property |
They had a pasta dish that was vegetarian (my boyfriend is vegetarian and ordered that). For gluten free they have the option of the soup and salad bar as an entree with unlimited refills; they at least had one soup that was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Akureyri
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