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Hofnin

Geirsgata 7C, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 511 2300
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (85 reviews)
“pulled lamb” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Geirsgata 7C, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 722 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our first dinner in Iceland we stumbled across this spot. Cozy, intimate, good for families or couples! We had the lamb curry and pizza nan, mussels for starter. The bread spread was great!

Thank Teresa D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For me one of the best meals In Reykjavik.. Just Amazing.. We had red lentil soup(Maybe the best soup i ever had) And Breaded Lamb whit mushrooms and bacon for 3400 it was absolutly worth it !! 100% recomended❤️

Thank Ivan T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been turned away from the completely booked dining room at Harpa, the hostess directed us to this alternative. She pointed across the water to the "green building". We weren't much convinced but walked over to check it out. The menu posted outside offered several...More

Thank Mary W
SHSigurdar17, Guest Relations Manager at Hofnin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for posting the review, it's much appreciated. We are happy to hear you liked the food and the restaurant. The view is a bonus too. We hope you had a great time in Iceland and welcome back. The Höfnin Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation for 4 there well in advance, but then changed it to a different day with only one day's notice, and they accommodated me. When we arrived, the owner said we could get a non-window seat quickly or wait for a window...More

Thank bfwolf35805
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is great! The chef Logi is very pleasant and knowledgeable. The plate I chose was cod and desert warm apple cake with vanilla ice cream!. Very fresh and tasted really good! Definitely worth trying!

Thank SILVIA P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly on the way in, the view from the table was really good as was the layout of the inside of the restaurant. When I went I had not ate since lunch and it was approaching 8pm and they did not...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I believe we were hosted by the owner/chef... he realize that we didn't have a reservation and still managed to sit the three of us in a window table. The mussels, probably the most basic dish at the restaurant (we order it as a starter)...More

Thank Pallamand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here our first night. The wait staff was on it. We had the tasting menu which started with cured reindeer, then a fish soup, a lamb dish, and then molten chocolate cake with licorice ice cream. The cured reindeer was good, the fish...More

Thank Velovino
SHSigurdar17, Guest Relations Manager at Hofnin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you had a good time. The set menu is a good choice, gives you a taste of many Icelandic delicacies. Thank you for posting the review, it's much appreciated. We hope you had a good time in Iceland and welcome back. The...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Hofnin on a Saturday night in September having booked the night before. We requested (in hope) a window seat to get a view of the harbour. We were pleasantly surprised when this request was fulfilled at such short notice! I had the Plokkifiskur,...More

Thank cdavis1989
SHSigurdar17, Guest Relations Manager at Hofnin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you liked the food, the restaurant and got the window table. Thank you very much for posting the review, it's much appreciated. We hope you enjoyed yourselves in Iceland and welcome back. The Höfnin Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a 4 hour whale watching tour (with no whales sighted), I was looking for something warm and found heaven in this bowl of soup. It was absolutely divine.More

Thank Heathergirl1127
SHSigurdar17, Guest Relations Manager at Hofnin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry for the whales not showing up ! It can happen. We are not sorry that you chose to have a nice bowl of soup with us :) and very happy you liked it so much. We hope your Iceland trip was enjoyable and welcome...More

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Marina D
3 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew S |
I would advise you contact the restaurant directly for a reservation this large on such a busy night. hofnin@hofnin.is
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rusAKAzaza
8 June 2017|
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Response from swigle | Reviewed this property |
The website states closing time is 10pm.
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Holualoa
1 June 2017|
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Response from jacm949 | Reviewed this property |
Not easy to park in streets. best to walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geirsgata 7C, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 511 2300
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Description
Hofnin has a beautiful seaside view overlooking the harbour.
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