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Sjavarbarinn

Grandagardur 9 | 101, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 517 3131
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (15 reviews)
“salads” (13 reviews)
“apple salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Grandagardur 9 | 101, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was fantastic. It's kind of off the beaten path in the harbor and we wouldn't have found it if it weren't for someone telling us about before we arrived in Reykjavik. We ordered off the menu but the buffet looked really good also,...More

Thank firecraker15
Reviewed 1 week ago

We opted for the seafood buffet in the evening, which was $40 American, each. Nice variety of items, but everything was cold. The buffet started with some fish soup, which was tasty and hot, but once we went through the buffet, everything was cold. This...More

Thank cybercat7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got off the hop on hop off bus and spotted this little place. It looks a little unimpressive on the outside but it did say "awesome seafood great prices" on the window so I went in. Most Reykjavik places are quite pricey but this...More

1  Thank DeniseHarris64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Sjávarbarinn at the old habour in Reykjavík today for dinner with the family. We were welcomed by the owner himself, and directed to a table in the small restaurant. At first I didn't think it looked like much, actually more like seafood store....More

Thank Laurids N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch - catch of the day. Good price, as advertised, and an ENORMOUS amount of delicious food. Ggggghhbhhhhbbvvvvvvvvbbbb

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by here for a meal while waiting for our lodging to become available. Two of our group had the seafood buffet and one had the fish and chips. Everything in the seafood buffet was excellent. My son who is not a big fish or...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in the mood for seafood and thought the buffet sounded good, but when we got there we ended up getting the three-fish pan. With this you also got the salad bar, but the fish pan was more than enough food for two. It...More

Thank TullyToo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried 3 different seafood restaurant during my stay, this was the one offering the best value for money: the fish was fresh and good, and with less than 30 pound I had soup, cold fish salad buffet, and abudant Fish of the Day pot....More

Thank Alessio P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The venue does not look anything more than a fish cafe, however the food was most definitely a pleasant surprise. We went for catch of the day, on recommendation of another diner in the cafe and were not disappointed. My husband is a bit of...More

Thank Di G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ordered the seafood pan, fish soup and haddock and everything was delicious and yummy. The food portions were huge and it included a salad bar buffet as well hence it was really worth the price. The salad bar had a wider variety of fish,...More

Thank Jessica C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grandagardur 9 | 101, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 517 3131
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