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Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron

Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 553 1500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (502 reviews)
“lobster soup” (1,440 reviews)
“kebab” (130 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Geirsgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We tried the lobster bisque which was interesting. Good for a cold day but not the best we've had. They offer skewers of different sorts of fish and we had the blue Ling which was fresh and had a nice chat to it. Staff are...More

Thank Suan C
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I was wandering the old harbour and looking for something light to eat. I discovered the Sea Baron and almost walked right past it. A look inside showed very little seating, but a sign said there was more seating upstairs. Lobster soup sounded good so...More

Thank USExpat1nUK
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This little seafood shack is just off the waterfront. It's tight and unassuming; decorated with old fishing knickknacks and long wood plank communal tables for a rustic feel. We tried their lobster soup and a couple of fish sticks (kebabs) - pace and cod. The...More

Thank email_scratch
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This restaurant offers a no-frills experience for some of the freshest and most affordable seafood in town. We tried the combo of lobster soup and a cod skewer for 2,500 krona. The cod was high quality and perfectly cooked. The lobster soup looked like it...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Simply a must do visit, it's basic, with a limited menu , you can have lobster soup and a choice of fish kebabs , the interior is like a 1970's cafe, it's brilliant, loved the food and the experience, don't miss out!!!!

Thank Eddie F
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the lobster soup, grilled salmon and scallops- so much, we ate there twice! The food was affordable and delicious. We loved the story about how the restaurant came to be.

Thank Mary316
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Went into this tiny place, displayed in a cabinet are many different types of fish skewers which all looked equally tasty. You order and then they grill them and bring them over, lots of people there were trying to lobster soup that day and all...More

Thank michele g
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Very small and the locals love this place. I can see why after dinner here. Very cozy and friendly atmosphere. Not a tourist trap like many of the restaurants in Reykjavik.

Thank Carmen H
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The skewers were far too dry (the vegetable & salmon) except for the scallops with the vegetable patty being too salty to my liking and the wait was horrendous. Waited almost 45 minutes to an hour for the skewed items despite the soup came rather...More

Thank Canny
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Excelent sea food and great prices. Fish is around 15 euro and lobster soup you can get for 13 euro.Also You should try rotten shark with local brandavinn.

Thank Sabīne S
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Mariana B
21 September 2017|
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Response from Hannah Q | Reviewed this property |
Approx 1300 krona - this comes with bread
13 April 2017|
Response from AnnetteCanada | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure
Jen B
9 April 2017|
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Response from CarolinaBecky | Reviewed this property |
Parking is not right beside the restaurant but spaces are not far away.
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
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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