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“Excellent vegan dishes and vegan wines!”
Review of AALTO Bistro

AALTO Bistro
Ranked #22 of 568 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 1,800 - USD 8,900
Cuisines: Seafood, Scandinavian, Central European, Cafe
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Nordic cool at its best. For years, the renowned chef Sveinn Kjartansson has been showing viewers of Icelandic television how to make the most of the country's natural food sources, especially its impressive range of seafood. Now, visitors to AALTO Bistro in the Nordic House can sample for themselves the work of this creative chef, in the form of delicious and delightful fresh lunch specials and during the day. When it comes to afternoon coffee, linger awhile, over delicious homemade cakes, all made with the best ingredients available at the time, Over the weekends, a delicately constructed dinner menu. Naturally, the fruits of the sea feature prominently, although meat and vegan options are also on offer. In true New Nordic style, the food at AALTO Bistro draws on fresh, local, healthy produce, ingredients which change with the seasons. Head chef Sveinn stirs in a dash of his trademark magic to create the prettiest of plates. Healthy food for a happy heart!
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch two times here during our three day visit in Iceland. Vegan options everyday on their menu including the soup of the day. Also, this is the first restaurant in Iceland that I have visited to have great wine list with vegan wines available on that same list.

I highly recommend! ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

I had a fantastic Lunch at Aalto bistro with the wife last Sunday. The price is fair and service was very good as well.

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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

By far the best place to eat during our visit in Iceland. Great atmosphere and wonderful dining experience.

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We went out bicycling and this stop was perfect for some mid day calories.

Got coffee and French Chocolate cake, delicious. Prices good and service good. Nice environment with nice view towards ocean.

Highly reccomended!

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here after a visit to National museum and really enjoyed the experience. Great choice of vegetarian options, we sampled 3 and were amazed for all 3, delicious, special and great presentation.

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