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Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron

Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 553 1500
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (523 reviews)
“lobster soup” (1,501 reviews)
“kebab” (258 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a windy little hole in the wall. You pick your fish/etc. From a fresh display and sit at long wooden tables. Food was great, and cozy atmosphere, added to be the "wax" statue of the founder sitting there. Eat dinner there before you go...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oh my! Our best meal in reykjavik!!! The lobster soup was the best and fresh seafood in kabobs!!! We were able to try minkwhale sample too and it was cheap! The place has a cozy ambience too! You should definielty go if you’re in the...More

Thank Rhayne1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So fresh, so tasty couldn’t fault the food. Had kebab of Prawns, one of Sea Trout and Minke Whale Steak. All cooked to perfection and so tasty. Probably some of the best fish I’ve ever eaten. Yes it’s not cheap but compared to other places...More

Thank IanHutton1066
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious! Ive Been there yesterday and i tryied the whale, the cod and also the salmon and the were just perfect!i Love it!

Thank Helena P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tipical fish restaurant in the Old Harbour area with a curious way of operate: We choose what we want, prepay and wait in the table. The grilled fish is very good and the fish soup is delicious. Very reasonable prices for Reykjavik standards.

Thank mcorreia8
Reviewed 1 week ago

This spot had been recommended to us by many, and we must say that it did not disappoint! It is not a luxurious or fine dining restaurant by any means. One walks into what looks like a small shop/dining area, orders soup and a skewer...More

Thank Bianca M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was great and quick service. Very typical and familiar Icelandik restaurant. We recommend it

Thank Blasira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little hole in the wall is known for their lobster soup & there’s no doubt as to why; absolutely delicious! a must try for a soup lover roaming around downtown Reykjavík

Thank daniellalema
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, rather disappointed with the famous Reykjavik's lobster soup. It's watery rather than creamy, a tad salty and lack of the crustacean flavour. In fact, it tasted like a vegetable stocks with few pieces of lobster in it. The lobster is quiet mushy, but again,...More

Thank One_hungry_boy30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic spot in Iceland to eat fresh and great quality fish and an amazing (more-ish) lobster soup. My wife and I were nearly put off by the small interior and lack of a menu but we are so happy that we decided to go in!...More

Thank Zaid K
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Katrina K
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Response from JaneoBell | Reviewed this property |
There were solo diners and 2 couples when we ate here.
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21 September 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 553 1500
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