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Skolabru

) #71 of 355 Restaurants in Reykjavik $$$$ Seafood, , International
Posthusstraeti 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 511 1690
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (29 reviews)
“lobster soup” (55 reviews)
“souffle” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Scandinavian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Posthusstraeti 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 295 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful upscale restaurant where the owner welcomed us as if it was his home. We wanted to have Icelandic food for our last dinner in Reykjavik and we're not disappointed. The food was artistically presented and delicious. The owner and staff were...More

1  Thank blovin1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just wanted one course and came in for an early dinner. Quiet, but the waiter was friendly and helpful and the dining rooms were comfortable and elegant The Catch of the Day was Wolf fish. Chunky and succulent and well presented, with piquant sauce...More

Thank Henry S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Our group of 20 chose this restaurant for our farewell dinner. Restaurant was a lovely former house with several dining rooms. Food and location were good.

Thank ELLlady
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing good service and exelent food. Tasted puffing, lobster soup and the amazing Icelandic lamb. It was all for very resonate price and in the heart of Reykjavik.

Thank Bjarmif
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My husband and I had an excellent dinner at this restaurant. It is located in an old house that has been lovingly restored. We both had the lobster soup and fish main course -- both very well presented and very tasty. The service was attentive...More

Thank DSF1
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Our big group had our lunch here. Was able to taste the roasted chicken with mashed potato and the fish with rice. Tomato soup as an appetizer was just fine. But service took quite long than usual that we barely had time for coffee. The...More

Thank doctorfoxtrot
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Next to Reykjavík Cathedral and walking distance to Tjornin lake. House with character and nice interior. Pricey food but tasty.

Thank pix31000
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I held a rehearsal dinner for 50 people at Skolabru for my wedding. We had the private room upstairs with dedicated waiters and bar staff. They did an excellent job communicating with myself (internationally) and my wedding planner (local).They easily met all of my requested...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Walking past thought it was an Indian till I realised it was shared, upstairs is definitely Icelandic fine dining, good cocktails and wines couple this with friendly knowledgeable front of house staff you get a great experience. The food is very well presented cooked to...More

Thank Graham A
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The place is both classy and cozy. The food was excellent and the staff was friendly without being overly attentive. The visit was in every way enjoyable except for one issue which comes down to lack of communication between waiters and kitchen. When I order...More

Thank bjork_f
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Jim1954Wing
20 February 2015|
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Response from ANDYHAYLER1 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about the lamb having on lunch time but the offer for groups of three dishes is the most accessible, to the site of the restaurant is a lot of information about the full range of possibilities which offers chef.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Posthusstraeti 17, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 511 1690
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Description
Enjoy distinctly Icelandic food based on our Icelandic cultural heritage and local culinary traditions. We offer also a wide variety of dishes from the international scene of fine dining. - Our Icelandic lamb together with our seafood dishes are among the things people like the most.
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