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Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 533 1300
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  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Soups, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Having eaten at Fylgifiskar number of times, I can't praise this restaurant enough. This is one of the few restaurants left in Reykjavík that are sensibly priced.

Thank ArcherReykjavik
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This is very nice both as lunch the food is quite delicious. The readymade food is easy to cook and very tasty. They also sell food that only needs heating up. Highly recommend this👍

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write about us.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I'm not even sure how to explain this. We had a four course meal and every course was amazing. We had two incredible entres of fish. We had a lamb served two ways for our main. We had a foody coniseour desert that was to...More

Thank mashark
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

After a day trip to Blue Lagoon and still a bit jet lagged I walked the very short distance from the Cabin Hotel. Very friendly service! Got some Chili Lime Shrimp, a veggie medley and a sweet potato purée. There is a wine shop next...More

Thank Gail G
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you Gail for your review. We hope to see you again at your next visit to Iceland :)

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I had the best salmon lasagna I have tasted. I highly recommend it to anyone that comes near Fylgifiskar 👍☺

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Whenever I come to Reykjavik, I look forward to delicious lunches at Fylgifiskar. If we rent a place with a kitchen or visit local friends, we purchase "take out"--fresh, marinated dishes which are ready to cook -in a pan or an oven. I always say,...More

Thank hellovakay
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for all kinds of fish to eat. The restaurant is nice an there is also available take out options.

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I used to go to Fylgifiskar at the old location and loved it. Today I went to their new location at Borgartún 26 and was happy to find out that it´s still a great place for lunch. You can choose 2 out of 3 courses...More

Thank Bjarni J
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great place to eat healthy, well located close to city center and has a variety of fresh fish at lunch time! Highly recomennd this family run buisness.

Thank Hjálmar J
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We enjoyed a fabulous dinner at this restaurant. Service was outstanding, and the food was amazing. The chef takes local ingredients and uses them in unusual combinations. We loved all our dishes, and were able to split 3 appetizers and an entree and leave pleasantly...More

Thank NWadventuregal
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25 July 2016|
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Response from Gudbjorg_L | Property representative |
Hi see our hours at fylgifiskar.is/welcome - but also notice that we have moved and are now located at Borgartun 26. And that we are only a lunch restaurant from 11.30-14.00. Hope to see you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Háaleiti
  • Neighbourhood: Háaleiti
  • Phone Number: +354 533 1300
  • E-mail
Fylgifiskar is a fish deli and luncheonette located on the out skirt of downtown Reykjavik. Founded by the young entrepreneur Gugga Logadottir and her family in 2002. Fylgifiskar brings fish shopping to a new and professional level. Choose from over 20 different fish meals to take home and cook every day. Or have a light and healthy lunch in the restaurant. Fylgifiskar because we love fish !
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