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Fjalakotturinn

) #160 of 369 Restaurants in Reykjavik $$ - $$$ European, , Seafood
Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 514 6060
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (9 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Scandinavian, Seafood, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was part of a group of Road Scholar travelers who spent 3 nights at the Hotel Reykjavik Centrum and had 3 breakfasts and one lunch at this restaurant. The breakfasts were typical European breakfasts: smoked salmon, herring, cold and hot cereal, toast, sausage, coffee, tea,...More

Thank Afoodie65
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We did go for dinner around 9pm on a Tuesday evening. Friendly reception, efficient staff service. Good choice of fish and meat mains. Open kitchen with small preparation time of your food. The mains are excellent: great taste, good portions with attention to presentation! Only...More

1  Thank ChrisDessein
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The food at this restaurant is excellent. And the prices, though expensive by US standards, were far better than any equivalent restaurant in Reykjavik. We were so surprised that it was not more crowded. Perhaps because it is considered a hotel restaurant?

1  Thank Frith C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Food was good quality and the price you expect to pay in Iceland. The fish was good and an encouraging start to a few days in the country.

1  Thank Arthur D
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We chose to eat here twice. The seafood was marvelous, esp the mussels and the seafood chowder, and the lamb appetizer was terrific. Also had a great dessert here. Prices are high, but they are all over Iceland.

2  Thank polaraubie
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Used this as our first night meal, lamb and cod were the mains ordered, the food was presented delightfully and was excellent. The only downside was that it was a Saturday night and it was almost empty when we visited. Plus it was quite expensive...More

1  Thank martinmoore1
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Good location, pleasant decor, excellent service. Very good menu, mid range prices (for iceland!!!).

1  Thank jacm949
Reviewed 19 April 2017

adjacent Hotel Centrum and breakfast room for the hotel, dinner is excellent, not a huge choice on menu but what is on there is quality. can highly recommend.

1  Thank Phil R
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Pretty good place for fresh fish and chips. Offered chicken and burgers as well. The price was generally like all other places in Reykjavik, little on overpriced side. Wine also on the menu there.

1  Thank ellijayGA
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely dinner in a quit place in cozy surroundings. Beautiful and tasteful dinner with fish/salmon as the theme. I hope more people will visit this little nice place.

2  Thank sjo93
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Questions & Answers
Vicki U
28 August 2016|
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Response from tracy587 | Reviewed this property |
Google Hotel Centrum Reykjavik. The restaurant will be listed in the "About Us" tab. Select "Fjalakotturinn" and scroll down. There you will see their menu. I, personally, recommend the Lamb Feast.
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Bob B
20 February 2016|
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Response from tracy587 | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for not responding sooner. I can only say that I don't believe there is a dress code. My husband wore denim jeans or camouflage pants and long sleeve t-shirts with a fleece and I wore denim jeans or yoga pants... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, Seafood, International
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adalstraeti 16 | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 514 6060
  • E-mail
Description
Fjalakotturinn is located in the heart of Reykjavik. It is located on one of Reykjavik's oldest streets, Adalstraeti, in a newly renovated building, the oldest part of which was built in 1764. On each side of it, new buildings have been constructed in the likeness of their historic predecessors
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