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Alfheimar, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
+354 578 7874
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Alfheimar, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here the first day of our trip and I ordered a chicken pizza. The pizza had a lot of green toppings and the chicken was well cooked. The pizza was, however, a bit small and if you're trying to eat only one restaurant...More

Thank Josefiinu
Reviewed 18 February 2018

We ordered the worst lobster pizza I have ever tried. Lobster was undercooked and simply inedible. Will never go again. Restaurant was also poorly cleaned!

Thank Einbirni
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Visited Saffran as we read reviews it was good for gluten free food. I suppose in comparison to a lot of Iceland the fact they were knowledgeable of what gluten was is a bonus but don't get your hopes up like I did! It was...More

Thank 213Traveller87
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food! Although possibly the world’s smallest garlic naan and not very tasty (cost only 300 ISK though so no big deal). I’ve visited Saffran on Dalvegur, Kopavogur, Iceland several times and never been disappointed.

Thank Groa_Valgerdur
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Our B&B host recommended this restaurant near her guest house to us. It was about 10 minutes drive. An Indian restaurant (possibly a chain). A lot of locals consumed there. We tried the special of the night, grilled chicken with choices of source, rice and...More

1  Thank ellenklhui
Reviewed 21 September 2017

A friend had told me Saffran was his favorite place to eat in Reykjavík, so even though I had to take a bus to get there (no.14) I decided to try it on my first day in Iceland. You order and pay at the counter,...More

1  Thank Kim T
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, large amount of food. Nice to have it healthy. We all liked our dish. Like rest of Iceland, pricey!

Thank ckkluep
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Saffran is located at the back of a small shopping centre on the far side of the town centre past the football stadium. We first noticed it when we got off the number 14 bus right outside and checked out the menu. We’d been looking...More

1  Thank DadandCab
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here twice during our stay and everything we've had has been delicious. But one of our group is a vegetarian and there are limited options here. That is the only reason we gave it a 4 rating vs a 5. If you...More

Thank Spozy
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The food is fresh and delicious. The service is fast and nice, the food excellent. However we were 3 vegetarians and the choice was not good. We could choose one pizza which was good, but they could do so much better with all these ingredients...More

Thank agusta2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alfheimar, Reykjavik 104, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 578 7874
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