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USD 10 - USD 35
Bar, Pizza, European, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 26 August 2021

We stopped here late like 7pm and so glad we found this place. Very relaxing atmosphere as is most of places in Iceland. We had a pizza and it was amazing. There was a bit of a wait for it but there was a huge...party ahead of us. Didn't bother us we just chilled and had a few drinks. The area is a MUST STOP FOR CAMPERS. There is so much for kids to do here and nice bathrooms. There's a trampoline for kids. We saw horse riding and much more.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 24 August 2021

For some reason Skjól is very hyped on TA, I'm not sure why, being rated as No. 1 in the Geysir area is simply not correct, we had better food in the area. Food is OK, but nothing special, so it must be because the...place serves as a heating room for wet and frozen campers from the nearby campsite. If you have ever questioned whether you can get too much cheese on a pizza, then you get the answer here: Yes!!! I've eaten pizzas in many countries, but I have NEVER before had a pizza that was "drowned" in cheese. On the other hand, the pizzas are very large and filling (a 19" pizza is ample for two people), and prices are very reasonable for Iceland.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 6 July 2021

Skjol offers an easy dinner stop when staying in the Golden Circle area. With hearty pizzas and burgers, the menu offers family-friendly options. Service was friendly and efficient.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 5 July 2021

Our pizza was actually amazing. The WCs were clean. The jumping pillow out front was a hit. The staff was so friendly. Prices were reasonable and the hours were good. We had a wonderful 8-9pm dinner here after finishing visiting Gulfloss and I was so...glad I'd found them here on Tripadvisor! Highly recommended!More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 1 July 2021

Very delicious fresh food. Customer service nice and professional. Short time of waiting. Clean and intresting interior design. Definitely recommended.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 24 June 2021 via mobile

Excellent service and good food The chicken burger is my favorite And the pizzas are very good Camping is good for family and friends

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 11 June 2021 via mobile

Just needed a pizza and a beer! Came to this restaurant several years ago and was glad to see it open after the COVID opening. Pizza, beer and service was great! Best of luck in the reopening!

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 9 August 2020

We had dinner there both nights in our short trip. Open longer than any other place in the area. Good burgers, sourdough pizza and beer on tab. Friendly staff

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 11 February 2020 via mobile

Cozy restaurant with fantastic burgers. We had bernaise and BBQ burger, and they both tasted delicious. Nice employees and good service. Perfect place to eat lunch when doing the golden circle.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 27 November 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was very good and kid friendly. If you are staying in the town of Geysir it is only 5 minutes away from the center of town (not that the town has much but a middle). They offered affordable meal prices and something on...the menu for everyone. You can find kind servers here. Also games like darts, chess, and Uno were available to play. There is also a camp site in the field behind it so you can use very clean restrooms with showers. I would recommend this restaurant for everyone in need of some good food + service in the middle of nowhere.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Skjol is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5