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Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (79 reviews)
“bread” (49 reviews)
“burger” (46 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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Reviewed 21 February 2013

Nice Food good location get a seat by the Fish Tank! Close to Centre at the bottom of the hill. Like all places in Iceland they know how to heat a place.

Thank Scotbob
Reviewed 15 February 2013

The guidebook gives Bautinn legendary status in Akureyri - its certainly a pretty building smack in the centre of the town. We went for lunch - the salad bar was well-stocked and the main courses tasty - try the arctic char or guillemot for something...More

Thank DrGoldpants
Reviewed 11 February 2013

I got there just as they opened around 11:30am. The place was empty and the service was slow considering. The food was good though.

Thank joepoid
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Good food and good value in a nice atmosphere. Nice salad bar and very good soup. I had the seafood AuGratin, it was good but short on the seafood, one scallop and the lobster tail was barely two small bites. It ended up being like...More

Thank ceemco
Reviewed 27 January 2013

great for a lunch. salad included with your meal - bit like Harvester, but far more choice at salad bar. very good quality and good value.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 19 January 2013

We ate here one night when staying in Akureyi, and would recommend this place. They do a set meal, where you may help yourself to the soup and salad bar for free whilst you wait for your main meal you may have ordered. My partner...More

Thank Mareofessex
Reviewed 17 January 2013

we ate lunch which was delicious and very ample servings..friendly staff. the salad bar was excellent and the breads were awesome

Thank fishwish
Reviewed 25 December 2012

The food was excellent. This seems like one of the nicer restaurants in town and has been around a long time. The servers were very friendly and helpful! The restaurant offers "all you can eat" soup, salad, and bread along with the meal which was...More

Thank PSimms
Reviewed 11 December 2012

We asked our tour guide to recommend a traditional Icelandic restaurant that was favored by the locals. The Bautinn was just that and we enjoyed and excellent meal there.

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 10 December 2012

I have eaten a few times at Bautinn. The food has always been good, whether it be something quick like a hamburger or something fancier. The service is quick and friendly, the portions are good and soup of the day and the salad and bread...More

Thank Vincent55
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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
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarstraeti 92, Akureyri 600, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Akureyri
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