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Lava Restaurant

240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 420 8815
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (171 reviews)
“cod” (96 reviews)
“tasting menu” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

After a nice soak in the lagoon we had a fabulous lunch in the Lava Restaurant. It is a bid pricey but the experience is well worth it. The menu has a la carte and prix fix. We had the 3 course which was excellent....More

Thank TonyN76
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the lamb and beef after lounging in the Blue Lagoon. Both were the best meats we had on our 8 night stay in Iceland! I have to say it was a very nice end to our trip. They pour a glass of sparkling...More

Thank movedsouth
Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent some time at the Blue Lagoon but weren't sure about the restaurant. In the end, we went to Lava and were pleasantly surprised. No skimping. The food was as good as any other restaurant we had been to even though it was a...More

Thank 1960trishm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious food, exquisitely presented, well trained staff. This is a perfect end to a soak in the Blue Lagoon. It is expensive, but well worth the splurge.

Thank Marge H
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Marge H, Thank you. We are delighted to hear that you found the food to be amazing. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The lava restaurant is attached to the blue lagoon and you are able to come out of the bathing areas and go into the restaurant with your bath robe and flip flops on to eat; many do this. And then after eating go back into...More

Thank rayrest
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Rayrest, That's very kind of you, thanks so much for a nice review. Your praise really means a lot to us and we will continue to do our best. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the four course meal with wine pairing. Although it was very expensive, it was worth it. The food was some of the best I have had. The wine was perfect. The view spectacular. I was by myself but that didn't seem to matter....More

Thank ccreese
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Ccreese, Thank you so much for sharing a lovely experience. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of our service. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our dinner at Lava was the perfect finishing touch to our enjoyable time at the Blue Lagoon. Restaurant is huge (but fairly empty when we went) with a beautiful view of the lagoon. Service was friendly, attentive & courses were served in good timing. We...More

Thank IamFromNewYork
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear IamFromNewYork, Thank you for your lovely review! We are honored to have welcomed you and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most delicious food in Iceland until now!! Very big portions and very very good and delicious food !!

Thank Giedre Z
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Giedre Z, That's very nice of you. Thanks so much for your praise. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, looking at the blue lagoon, people bathing, while eating delicious food. Cook is incredible. We lobster soup, and lamb, well well done. Open your wallet 2 of us over 200 canadian

Thank Steve P
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Steve P, Thank you for a lovely visit! We are happy to know that you enjoyed our menu. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

On the premium package we booked, we had a reservation and glass of sparkling wine included. We were surprised by the sweet, medium or dry choice of drink, both opting for the medium, we were also surprised that it was actually fairly nice tasting bubbles,...More

Thank sus86london
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Sus86 London, Sounds fantastic! Thank you for your inspirational words, they really mean a lot to us. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Lava Team

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Garcia P
When is the Lunch time hour in Lava Restaurant that serve with lunch menu?
29 March 2017|
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Response from nameisjeff | Reviewed this property |
We went at about 7:30pm but I am not sure what time it starts from.
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lizabethb78
I have lunch reservations, is it necessary to change or are the slippers and robe acceptable to wear to lunch?
15 February 2017|
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Response from carlversuslife | Reviewed this property |
When I visited last month the restaurant was near full (approx 140 people), of which about 9-10 were in robes - just as a heads up... It's acceptable but you'll be very outnumbered.
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Margaret S
Are there any restrictions regarding dress code?
5 January 2017|
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Response from NurseRoodaal | Reviewed this property |
You must wear shoes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 56
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 420 8815
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