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$$ - $$$European, , Seafood
Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 514 6060
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  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb” (23 reviews)
“skyr dessert” (3 reviews)
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European, Scandinavian, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

First of all , the foods are definitely very very delicious especially the smoked lamb which they serve as a starter . Peaceful environment , very friendly staff. ( Especially the lady that served the food was very smiling and helpful ) The price is...More

1  Thank Oytunç K
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Very good food, top quality stuff. Attentive service, friendly staff. The menu is very 'meaty' so if you're a carnivore you can go to town on it!

1  Thank Sara D
Reviewed 9 April 2018

One of the best meals i've ever eaten!!.... Our group actually ate here twice because the food was so good. Very well presented, tasted delicious and great service.

1  Thank Emmab1209
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Had the most incredible meal. Salted cod on a bed of barley with beetroot and garlic puree. Amazing tastes. Would recommend.

1  Thank SunShina17
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We visited on New Years and enjoyed their 5 course dinner. They were very receptive and the price was average by Iceland standards. Located in a quieter area than the main shopping areas. We had the most amazing lamb tartare. Wow! Blew us away. The...More

1  Thank Karen U
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I had dinner here twice when we stayed at the Hotel Reykjavik Centrum, we also recieved a discount because of this. Was a fantastic dinner. It is a little pricey but again, the food was very good. Fast service. Good food. Would...More

1  Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I was staying at the Centrum Hotel(attached to the restaurant) and could not pass up the 20% off that the restaurant was offering to me as a hotel guest. I usually don't eat at hotel restaurants, but I read the reviews and had to give...More

1  Thank Donald G
Reviewed 25 November 2017

The ambiance is lovely, cozy,warm and softly lit. My husband and I both had the slow cooked lamb. It was delicious served with green beans, mashed potatoes and carrotts but presented beautifully. The dinner was accompanied by a delicious bread basked with a variety of...More

1  Thank 892toni
Reviewed 24 November 2017

A tastey lunch. Local beer is good - much beter than Norway! Panko crusted turbot was fresh and delicious.

1  Thank Len T
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The restaurant was next to my hotel. I had the lamb, recommended by the waitress, which was very nice indeed - as was the skyr dessert. The price was a bit steep from a mainland European perspective, but not exsessively so. Despite the fact that...More

1  Thank Edam2333
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Vicki U
28 August 2016|
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Response from tracy587 | Reviewed this property |
Google Hotel Centrum Reykjavik. The restaurant will be listed in the "About Us" tab. Select "Fjalakotturinn" and scroll down. There you will see their menu. I, personally, recommend the Lamb Feast.
Bob B
20 February 2016|
Response from tracy587 | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I can only say that I don't believe there is a dress code. My husband wore denim jeans or camouflage pants and long sleeve t-shirts with a fleece and I wore denim jeans or yoga pants... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 514 6060
  • E-mail
Fjalakotturinn is located in the heart of Reykjavik. It is located on one of Reykjavik's oldest streets, Adalstraeti, in a newly renovated building, the oldest part of which was built in 1764. On each side of it, new buildings have been constructed in the likeness of their historic predecessors
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