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Humarhofnin

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Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
+354 478 1200
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12:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had the grand langoustine - lovely meal. Exchange rate caused this to be quite expensive, but the food and service were excellent.

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Thank Cindy G
Singapore
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52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I get really upset when i paid a lot for food yet it is not fantastic but this is one of those restaurant which i think is worth my money. We had a lobster bisque to begin with. It was not the best lobster bisque I had. It had chunks of lobster meat but I thought it was a little... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the 'Selected and cut Langoustine tails' for my meal. It was pretty good but very expensive and I was still quite hungry after eating since I had a busy, full day of touring/working up an appetite. Ended up stopping for a gas station hot dog to fill up after a $80 meal (main course only, no apps or... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I very much enjoyed the Baguette Langoustine I had for dinner here. It was fresh and not too heavy. The staff was friendly and accommodating. Would recommend to anyone visiting Hofn.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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307 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 551 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wish I'd eaten at some of the other restaurants serving languostine for comparison purposes. We each had the six tails dinner that consisted of six tails split and a very small salad. The tails were good but probably could have been better. Service was fine and the interior of the restaurant inviting and warm. I've attached some photos. Thanks... More 

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UK
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful sunny day in Hofn and a fabulous lunch of langoustine (what else!!). Service was friendly and efficient.

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Thank ipstraveller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

We had the langoustine pizza and the tails, I would highly recommend this if you are passing by Hofn! Left satisfied and my boyfriend was still raving about it on our way home. Great service as well!

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

after a long day of driving through beautiful iceland, we stopped here based on a blog i read online about food in iceland. the place was empty and only 2 tables were occupied we ordered the lamb steaks and langoustines (the waiter said they are the most popular orders) the steak had a unique taste to it and was seriously... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Today we had dinner in this restaurant to try the famous Langoustine in Iceland! There are 10 people in our group and all of us ordered Langoustine! There are different prices for Langoustine and it is found the heavier weight with lower price (450g Langoustine cheaper than 300g) Why? In fact, 300g without the shell but 450g including shell! The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

THE Best best best meal i have ever had in Iceland. and the BEST LANGOUSTINE. order the langoustine soup for the best servings and chunks of langoustine meat, sweet tasting soup. Skip the pizza and go straight to the Langoustine (small) as they are so juicy, sweet tasting and the most fresh langoustine i have ever tasted. It is so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 60
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  East Region  >  Hofn
  • Phone Number: +354 478 1200
Description
Experience the unique taste of the local Icelandic lobster/langoustine, in the charming restaurant Humarhofnin by the harbour in the fishing village Hofn.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?