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Humarhofnin

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Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
+354 478 1200
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12:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had read tales of great cuisine in Iceland and I wasn't disappointed with this little gem! Maybe the exterior doesn't look the most welcoming but that changes when you enter, the staff were really great and enthusiastic, the menu was explained in detail to us and we made our choice of the duck and langoustine tails, maybe sounds an... More 

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Thank Neil J
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

They know what they do well and excel at it. The lobster is to kill for and if you are on a budget the lobster pizza is simply amazing.

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Thank Husbondinn
Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best lobster I ever had, did not know that lobster could taste this good. The staff was very friendly and helpful aswell!

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Thank Bennyben93
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my girlfriend loved it! The best lobster I have ever had. Good value for money!! I will definitely go back there when I come back to Hofn!

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Thank Brynjar B
Galway, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Langoustine / Lobster restaurant with friendly staff and lovely pizza. Nice touches and nothing eas too much trouble. Usual Icelandic prices but highly recommended 😁

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived just in time for the closing time, anyway the guys let us have dinner. The starter was fantastic and also the main course. Prices are in the range of an Icelandic restaurant.

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Thank Andrea S
Waynesville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We started with the langoustine soup and it was excellent. My wife had the langoustine baguette which was good. I had the combination langoustine tails and whole langoustine which was heavenly!! No sauce needed. We had a skyr dessert with espresso to complete a perfect meal.

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Thank webb16
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a good restaurant in Hofn, but a little too pricey for the value you get. The place is standard, the service is very good, the food is good and the price is a little high. The langoustines are good, as almost every place in Hofn. The char is also good and the potatoes that come with it very... More 

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Thank avalerop
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Ok, so we're in Hofn, the langoustine capital of Iceland. I had had langoustines at another restaurant on a previous trip and was underwhelmed. My sister in-law said we HAD to go to Humarhofnin so we did. We ordered the 450 g of langoustines (ISK 7300 or about $65 USD) and the arctic char (ISK 4500 or $40 USD). The... More 

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

The only place to go for Langoustine in Iceland! Yes it's expensive, but it is WORTH every penny. I have taken friends here every time I've visited Iceland. PHENOMENAL!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$60
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarbraut 4, Hofn 780, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  East Region  >  Hofn
  • Phone Number: +354 478 1200
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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