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$$ - $$$European, , Seafood
Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 661 5008
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster pasta” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (36 reviews)
“skyr” (23 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
European, Scandinavian, Seafood, Soups, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Scandinavian
1. Fresh fish daily
"We had amazing food and great service here."
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2. Danish open sandwich
"Was thrilled to see traditional Danish smørrebrød"
Stefanie J
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3. Great Service
"Service was excellent and waiter was friendly."
Eric G
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Reviews (633)
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1 - 10 of 503 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The salmon was delicious especially with herb butter! This was followed up by apple cake with toffee sauce and home made ice cream ( made by one of the waitresses). A scrumptious dessert! The staff were quietly attentive which was great but also very friendly,...More

Thank Vanessa B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We met a woman on a tour who had eaten here, so my sister-in-law and I joined her there for dinner. As we entered, we asked an exiting patron how she liked the food and she gave it a thumbs up. She had the lobster...More

Thank indrablanco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our meal here! I had lobster pasta and he had a salmon dish. Both dishes tasted great! The food came out in a timely manner, and the portion sizes were on point. Our server was very friendly and happy...More

Thank meb2879
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad little restaurant. Friendly service and very quick. I had the Broccoli soup and the lamb and very nice it was too. T'missus had the soup and baked salmon and enjoyed it muchly. Much recommended.

Thank Bedfordrl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice friendly restaurant with plenty seating. Staff are friendly also. Me and my boyfriend had the Icelandic stew. It was served with 2 slices of bread. I also had a cranberry juice. The total was about 45 euro for everything. We thought...More

Thank lucyyeah
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here twice on our visit to Reykjavik mainly because it was tasty and relatively good value for Iceland. By that I mean it was the equivalent of €64 for a Burger and chips, Fish and chips and a small glass of house red...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our first meals in Reykjavik was at "Scandinavia". Yes, we threw caution to the wind, we had not read a review online, we didn't know anything about it...it was like anarchy...but they were open and could feed us, unlike all the reviewed restaurants....More

Thank Cubanadian66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We nipped in here on passing and we were glad we did! The food here in Iceland is rather pricey we found but I thought the prices here weren’t too bad. We bought the Scandinavian burger which had bacon, mushroom, cheese, onion and homemade burger...More

Thank Leanneandben
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely small place with some special offer as the local schnaps "black death". Quick and kind service, ok for the price.

Thank zpeller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast here every morning because we were staying at the Hotel Fron. The Continental Breakfast was delicious. The breads, cheeses and coffee, outstanding. For dinner we had some fish (Plaice) and chips. Served hot and the chips were crunchy just like at home....More

Thank Lars_92705
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 661 5008
  • E-mail
We welcome you to Scandinavian restaurant and bar, conveniently located downtown Reykjavik on Laugavegur 22a. Scandinavian offers a variety of dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Our emphasis is on Icelandic and Nordic cuisine as well as selected specialties from continental Europe. All our dishes are prepared using only the best Icelandic ingredients, usually organically grown. We hope you have a pleasant time with us and enjoy our food in our charming setting. A diverse menu at very reasonable prices. Every day, new courses are offered at a special low price.
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