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Rio Reykjavik

Geirsgata 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 5050
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tacos” (48 reviews)
“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“salmon” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Brazilian, Peruvian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Geirsgata 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

After a long day, we chose this as our place for dinner from Tripadvisor ratings. Sorry to say the tacos were less than special, service was below par and the place is rather unappealing. Nothing special here other than well below average.

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food I choose the tacos from the specials board. I also had the 2 4 1 cocktails however these were so strong that I couldn’t drink them and I have cocktails a lot. It wasn’t amazing and we went much better places for less...More

Thank Wander17776131940
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is by best average, better tacos in many places, service average, restaurant not very nice or welcoming, nothing appealing, sorry but less than average.

Thank Finn H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went here to try the food whilst we were on holiday last week. Usually restaurants we go to have either good food or good service, this restaurant had both. The almond steak was amazing and so was the salmon. I would...More

1  Thank GoPlaces11333244408
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Average food,average staff,music Tacos nothing special Interior cold Service a litlle bit slow Prices average comparing in Iceland

Thank Lotekas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the food in this restaurant. The dishes were excellent and beautifully presented and very creatively prepared. Outstanding service and the staff was super friendly. The atmosphere was really nice and cozy and I highly recommend!! My favorite restaurant in Reykjavík !

1  Thank ElvaK8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I stopped by for happy hour! Exceptional service! Paul, the bartender is phenomenal! He's very helpful in providing local entertainment recommendations and Iceland etiquette!

1  Thank jreich6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I are both very picky eaters. We were staying close to this place and just happened to quickly view the menu as we were walking by. They had a lot of options for us. We ate there the following day and really...More

Thank chrisspynyc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had 8 course surprise meal that started with broccoli taco wich is sth to die for. Lobster tostido, chicken, mushrooms, octopussy, slow cooked salmon, beef tenderlion (wich was perfectly made) and dessert. Everything tased delicious. Service was very good. Recommend Rio Reykjavik and will...More

Thank je107
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fancy romantic restaurants. They have great big tacos that are delicious but some are spicy. The margaritas are great as well. I would recommend this place to in Iceland.

Thank latina3172016
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reba K
26 November 2018|
Response from Vacation588171 |
Hi ☺ yes we have plenty pf gluten free options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
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 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 519 5050
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