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Silfra Restaurant

Nesjavollum, Selfoss 801, Iceland
+354 482 3415
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“scallops” (2 reviews)
“luxury hotel” (4 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly
Nesjavollum, Selfoss 801, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even with a reservation the service was beyond slow. Took 1.5 hours to get our entree. The servers were apologetic but the kitchen got slammed making burgers for the bar downstairs. Maybe they should rethink priorities when it comes to table service. After an hour...More

Thank LagunaGypsy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food in one of the most beautiful hotels in Iceland. Focusing on local cuisine with a trendy modern touch. Very satisfying effect. Everything was good, especially the glazed lamb shank was really amazing. Staff consist of students mainly, so they mixed up a few...More

Thank Roman P
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The food took well over an hour to come. We had arrived after a 20 hr journey and we're exhausted. This was the last thing we expected. When we asked the waiter how long the food would take, they would not get back with a...More

1  Thank Ameya S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is located in the Ion luxury hotel. We started with the snack mix which included olives, chicken liver parfait, trout mousse, and cured lamb. We had the lamb shank and beef tenderloin for our main course, both very tasty. Would go back for sure.

Thank webb16
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Food was great, the view was nice, and it was a nice way to get out of the crowds and chaos of the locker rooms.

Thank nicolelayton25
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Great food; if you want a lot of variety, plan on only eating at Silfra a night or two because the menu does not change.

Thank Jessie R
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The few dishes they had were nicely prepared but if you stay there more than a few nights-you have to have the same dishes...

Thank kjog
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This was the first evening of our honeymoon and we were staying at the Ion luxury hotel, so we figured we would eat there as well. (Also because it took forever to get there and no where else for 20 km or so!!) Appetizer was...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 9 November 2016

And therefore a little complacent? Evening meal - average - for this sort of dining, you expect something a little extra. . . no amuse bouche here. My Charr starter was tasty but delicate portion-wise (my male friend thought it too small). Main courses varied...More

Thank BeevStev
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We ate breakfast and dinner here the Thursday before our wedding and the food was outstanding. We ordered the Plaice and the Cod along with a the roe snack. The breakfast had a nice spread of hot and cold items. The dinner was fantastic, we'd...More

Thank Kristi R
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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Nesjavollum, Selfoss 801, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  South Region  >  Selfoss
  • Phone Number: +354 482 3415
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