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Heradsskolinn Restaurant

Laugarbraut 2 | Heradsskolinn Hostel, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
+354 537 8060
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
“trout” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Laugarbraut 2 | Heradsskolinn Hostel, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

By far one of the best experiences of my entire trip was my stay at this hostel. The food every single day was perfect. We loved the different options each morning for breakfast and every lunch/dinner over exceeded our expectations. I will definitely come back...More

Thank Andrea B
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrea ! Thank you so much for such a beautiful review. We really appreciate it and hopefully we get the change to welcome you again here in the nearby future. Best regards

Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Was told to wait 45 minutes until they start to serve food, because they were preparing for some group. Had to take my family elsewhere.More

Thank Jón A
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Jón ! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant. I would have hoped that you would give us credit for being honest regarding waiting time. We are not a big restaurant running on many staff members and therefore when groups come in for...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

The atmosphere at the hostel is fantastic! It is an old school building with lots of memorabilia. There are many cozy places to sit and relax while waiting for your food, with a few toys to keep kids busy. Everyone in our group enjoyed their...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear Elizabeth ! Thank you so much for such a beautiful review. I am happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stop at Heradsskolinn. Hopefully we have the change to welcome you again in the nearby future. Best regards

Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This is a restaurant in the hostel. Staff friendly and courteous! We shared a lamb sandwich which was delicious!

Thank Julie J
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Julie ! Thank you so much for such a beautiful review. We are happy to hear that you liked our lamb sandwich - we think it is so good :) Best regards

Reviewed 11 May 2018

I've been lodged one week as part of an erasmus training and we were all the week being nourished by them, and all that i can say is that they're great! Great selection of salads, a very attentive team with their clients, and i loved...More

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Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear friend ! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant. It means a lot for us when we read about our guests experience. Thank you for all the kind words and be always welcome again. Best regards

Reviewed 30 April 2018

We stayed in apartments that are adjacent to the main building and it was brilliant for us there. The breakfast was, however, in the old house, which uses new renovated and completely brilliant cozy steps with old things from the past decades.

Thank Haraldur E
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Haraldur! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant. Thank you for all the kind words and be always welcome again. Best regards

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Since the rating was quite nice, we tried a dinner at our hostel. The room and menue was really nicely done. But then the staff brought our main course and the starter at the same time. That was not too bad, as the starter (soup)...More

Thank arekuna
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Arekuna ! I am sorry to hear that you did not like our food. I hope that if you ever come back to Iceland that you will give us another try since we really try our best every day to make good food experience...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with ok food but opens a bit late for dinner when you have children... beautiful view!!!

Thank Frida K
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear friend ! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully we get the change to welcome you again Best regards

Reviewed 20 September 2017

We stayed at the guesthouse as guests for a night and we particularly liked the café downstairs. We ate dinner and breakfast there and enjoyed the local fare. We had pizza, "reindeer" meatballs and lamb. All good. We shared carrot cake and chocolate cake for...More

Thank IowaMum
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear friend ! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked our food. Hopefully we get the change to welcome you again Best regards

Reviewed 24 August 2017

The soup is not good, it's just water and not at all Icelandic. Soup was served in a special way that made the experience good. The surroundings are beautiful and fun to see an original part there as this is an old school. It is...More

Thank Ninapalmadottir
Sverrir S, Owner at Heradsskolinn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear friend ! Thank you so much for reviewing our restaurant We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and liked our food. Hopefully we get the change to welcome you again Best regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugarbraut 2 | Heradsskolinn Hostel, Laugarvatn 840, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  South Region  >  Laugarvatn
  • Phone Number: +354 537 8060
  • E-mail
Description
Heradsskolinn cuisine is open all year around. We serve traditional Icelandic food at Heradsskolinn cuisine. Everybody is welcome here for dinner, lunch and breakfast in the old class rooms of the old school hostel.
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