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Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 777 3311
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (67 reviews)
“volcano roll” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We chose the chefs delux plattet. Asked for a volcano roll too. Got salmon, and salmon, and salmon. Not the quality I usually get here. We had to wait an hour for the food, it was a half empty floor.

Thank Helga P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

So this place doesn't look like much from the outside and the service certainly isn't the fastest or friendliest but their sushi is amazing! It's some of the best sushi I've ever had. Plates of sushi are quite big in terms of the number of...More

Thank samjaynec
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Our standard - Southern CA sushi ... coupled with our expectation that we're on an island. We expected - taste in prep, fresh cuts, or both. Experienced neither. I asked for the freshest fish dish & ordered accordingly. Salmon roll was room temp, defly not...More

Thank M. K
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We enjoyed the vegetable sushi rolls we had here, reasonably priced and the service was prompt and friendly. The restaurant had a cocktail list and a varied selection of choices. Nice ambiance, cozy spot at the top of the stairs, kind of hidden away.

Thank Hptravels2014
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great Sushi - Highly Recommend. Really good sushi at reasonable prices. Staff were amazing and the choice was good. No hot food options. worth a visit.

Thank markhuse87
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Normally I'm a bit skeptical with sushi, it's either done really well or really badly....usually not a risk worth taking on holiday! No reason to be worried here though, the food and service was fantastic. Me and my girlfriend initially wanted to try this restaurant...More

Thank Ryan T
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We came across Sakebarinn while walking through Reykjavik, and were thrilled! Fresh, delicious sushi, attentive waitstaff, cozy atmosphere. Be sure to check it out!

Thank lsr1011
Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you stay in Reykjavik and enjoy great sushi, you really have to go to Sakebarrin. Just one the best sushi I ever had, second time in Iceland an second time I am amazed by the quality of the sushi ( and I am a...More

Thank CeriseDuNord
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had the volcano roll and the diablo roll, with sake and a beef teriyaki starter. So good! Only fault is that sake is sold by the teensy shot glass, with a carafe available as multiples of the shots per carafe (4 or 6). Enclosed...More

Thank Grrlscout
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Nice atmosphere and friendly service :) I'm no Sushi expert but I enjoyed the sushi. Would recommend.

Thank brynd_sg
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 777 3311
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