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Skolavoerdustigur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 571 1289
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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

an incredible deal, best food around and much cheaper than places around it. a variety of food rotating everyday. best meat i have ever had. also unique Icelandic food souvenirs including fermented shark. our apt was right near this place we tried alot of other places and kept going back to this one. love it!!!craving the lamb from there and... More 

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Kopavogur, Iceland
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2012

I had heard about this place but never been there until just before Christmas, while shopping. It is a self service place, where you order and wait for your food to be put on the plate. Rather expensive for place like this but quality of the food excellent. I had a fish balls and they were just right and delicious,... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2012

I just happened to be in the vicinity of the restaurant when I decided to check out what it offered. Boy was I pleasantly surprised! The food was very different food to what I usually consume, but it was local and blew me away. There were many interesting flavors I'm not used to combining, but together they were a resounding... More 

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Bathurst, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2012

We tried this restaurant on the spur of the moment, after having walked past it a couple of times. It had some local reviews in the window, which were all good, and we agree! A quick lunch of lovely creamy fish soup, and a local beer set us up for the afternoon. From what I can see, this is real... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2011

If you've spent any time in Reykjiavik, you'll quickly notice there's no Mcdonald's on every corner nor is there an abundance of inexpensive places to eat. I'm glad to say, I finally found one! Momma Steina a.k.a. the Icelandic Food Station located at skólavörðustíg 23. I walked by the place a few times over the course of a week's visit... More 

5 Thank Jeff S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolavoerdustigur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 571 1289

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?