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) #150 of 345 Restaurants in Reykjavik $$$$ Italian, European,
Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 9700
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must try while visiting Reykjavik. It is on the 4th level of the Harpa concert hall. And What an architectural wonder. The restaurant has amazing harbor views. Food is delicious. Service is Icelandic excellence. Highly recommended but it's not cheap. Iceland is...More

Thank drlau99
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It would be with coming just for the spectacular views! However, being able enjoy one of Reykjavik's best restaurant, at the iconic Harpa no less, makes for a wonderful experience. We were going to the Symphony, so booked an early table and ordered the concert...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I only had a bite of the lamb, since I usually avoid eating sheep. However, my husband said it was the best lamb he has ever eaten, it was the neck of the lamb. The sour cream ice cream was excellent.

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is at the top of the opera house, and is worth a visit just to admire the architecture...going at night is even better. We stopped here for desert as I wanted to look around. Sadly the desert was a scoop of average ice-cream,...More

Thank jinx2010
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

On the upside the place had gorgeus views over the harbour. Best spot in the city really. If only the food had been as great. We had to wait a long time for the food and every single dish was bad. Eggplant appetizer was ugly,...More

Thank Hulda Sif Ó
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had diner here before the New Year's opera concert. I wasn't sure what to expect from the three-course concert menu. I had expected a fairly standard dining experience, but I was wrong. Each course was expertly prepared. The inventiveness of each dish was truly...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Kolabrautin for a fancy New Years Party and got a 4 course vegan dinner. Each dish was more amazing than the next, grilled zuccini with truffles, purple cloves, roasted kale, broccolinis, strawberry ice cream ... Definitely one of the best meals that I've...More

Thank Esther T
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We were there for lunch while we took in the fabulous Harpa Concert Hall. The service was efficient and quick. Staff were pleasant. We really enjoyed the food which had ingredients we hadn't seen before. Everything is pricey in Iceland, so it's one of those...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Most expensive bar and resturant in the world. After dinner you need to go and get something to eat because your hungry and 35000isk poorer One bad drink is 3450 isk I am a local....

1  Thank Haraldur S
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Came here for a business dinner and it was a good location with great views and a good menu. Food was well prepared and presented and the choice of wines was good. Not expensive either.

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Janet C
We had a stunning dessert on Sunday 12 July - milk and meringue ice cream with tarragon and beetroot crisps and jus. Please can you let me know the correct description of this amazing pud please? Janet
17 July 2015|
Response from Kolabrautin | Property representative |
Hi Janet! Thanks for a great question. The dessert contains four textures of raspberries, dried, frozen, fresh and compot. Then we make a milk ice cream and lay it on top of the raspberries. Atop the ice cream we place our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Miõborg
  • Neighbourhood: Miõborg
  • Phone Number: +354 519 9700
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Kolabrautin Ristorante is located on the fourth floor of the Harpa concert hall. We offer Italian cuisine paired with local ingredients, providing our guests with a taste of Iceland merged with Italian traditions. With spectacular views, in Iceland's most phenomenal building, a trip to our restaurant is a must for anyone that enjoys good food and beautiful surroundings.
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