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Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
+354 846 1114
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bisque” (34 reviews)
“seafood” (36 reviews)
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Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

My husband and I were told that Hofn exported lobsters to several countries. We asked our driver to take us to where he considered the best seafood place in town and this was where he dropped us off. The food didn't disappoint. The grilled langoustine...More

Thank Rinacha
Reviewed 15 December 2017

I had tried langoustine in many restaurants in Iceland and this was the best langoustine I had in Iceland. Tasty, fresh and firm. I could sit there and eat tons of those. Cost roughly 6900-7900ISK per dish. Lots of patrons, so either come early or...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 19 November 2017

One of only two restaurants we chose to spend our money on for dinner during our 10 day Ring Road camper van road trip in Iceland. Worth every penny! Get the lobster (duh) ;)

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This restaurant is over prized by far. The most expensive dish at the restaurant was lobster. Small portion and over cooked lobster with coctail sauce with is the traditional burger and fries sauce in Iceland. The salad was good thoug and the bread warm and...More

Thank Gudridura
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

There are many seafood restaurant in Höfn and we choose this restaurant. We ordered two dishes. Lobster and lamb. It’s delicious and large portion. Service was excellent!

Thank judy k
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We went to Humarhofnin for dinner on Tuesday night without reservation, and surprisingly there were only 5-table guests. The atmosphere was good the waitresses were friendly and polite. We ordered the highly-recommended food, A Grand mix of whole langoustine and tails and langoustine pizza, for...More

Thank EllaTsai
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Went there with my girlfriend for a date. the atmosphere was really nice and cosy and music was soothing and not to loud. We had the pizza for starter and then the langoustine baguette witch we both thought was amazing. Our waiter was a young...More

Thank Sigurður Þór F
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Came there today 29.11.2017 in the afternoon and both the waiters were very professional and welcoming. We had the langoustine soup and plokkfiskur as starters and the langoustine pizza as a man. Needless to say, it was all delicious, ambitious portions and the price was...More

Thank AddiPaddiV
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Good restaurant in front of our Guesthouse. We had a wonderful time at the restaurant. My spouse took a bisque (which he very much liked) and a langoustine dish. Staff was friendly and very accommodative, since I am a vegan. Even though there was not...More

Thank Emilie B
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We ordered the Langoustine tails as the place is supposedly famous for it. Very tasty indeed! Service was really good. Price wise is as expensive as anywhere in Iceland. But for the good quality food and service, it's pretty worth the price.

Thank Ong M
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23 July 2016|
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Response from gsrs | Reviewed this property |
We two arrived there during the high season (July) without reservations and were immediately seated. We saw that larger groups were turned away. I think that it should be much easier in September.
4 July 2016|
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Response from Thomas D | Reviewed this property |
Linguistics about $45 us. Char much less. Don't know exact amount
20 May 2016|
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Response from Chua H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can make a reservation. It is better to make a reservation to ensure you get a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  East Region  >  Hofn
  • Phone Number: +354 846 1114
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Experience the unique taste of the local Icelandic lobster/langoustine, in the charming restaurant Humarhofnin by the harbour in the fishing village Hofn.
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