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Laekjargata 6b, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 0095
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arctic char” (226 reviews)
“potatoes” (87 reviews)
“fish stew” (58 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laekjargata 6b, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

Booked this restaurant before travelling due to the strength of positive feeling on Tripadviser and we were not disappointed. The fish pans (main courses) were beautifully presented and cooked and the waiter was happy to talk through the dishes to help us decide what to...More

Thank VeggieV
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here on a food tour and just had to return the following day for dinner. I was smitten with the Arctic Char “taster” that we had on the tour. We both order duo of prawn to start and Arctic Char, both were amazing, but...More

Thank Owen C
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I ate at Messinn for my birthday dinner. The food was great. My husband had a fish pan, the fish and veggies were cooked perfectly. I had the vegan pan which was also delicious, and clearly very thought through which is not...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Attractive restaurant, wood furniture but not pretentious, can see the chef cooking through door behind bar, intimate. Absolutely fresh ingredients and large portions. The fish burger was great, we expected a patty, instead it was a beautiful piece of salmon with fresh greens, tomato, relish...More

Thank Don-CindyLeigh
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here on recommendation of friends, and of course, Tripadvisor. We shared a starter, both had the the Artic Char, and the least expensive wine on the menu - £102! However, the food was excellent, the service pleasant and friendly and the atmosphere relaxed....More

Thank Fizz_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

I finally gave me time to visit this restaurant . I love to have fish meals, and this wonderful restaurant took me with a surprise. We have many excellent once, and if they get 5 stars, this one should have 6 stars. me and my...More

1  Thank Magni_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off here on a Wednesday evening hoping to get a table without a booking and we got lucky! Friendly staff and a lovely looking restaurant with a great atmosphere. The menu was reasonably small but with a great sounding selection of food. We both...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding meal, and decent prices by Icelandic standards! Go for the Arctic Char fish pan, in honey sauce with almonds, delicious!

Reviewed 1 week ago

In Reykjavík you should eat fish. We had a late dinner and tried cod in a Pan which was good. Friendly personell even though it was solist cloosing time.

Thank Lars S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried something different here. I had Arctic Char and my husband had Atlantic Wolffish. Both dishes excellent and served on sizzling hot pans. Starters also very good, duo of prawns and lobster bisque. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Sunflower8608
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26 October 2017|
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Response from Bruce H | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I each got one and were happy that we did. It seemed like plenty for one and would be a stretch for two unless you added a couple appetizers. They don’t have a system to take reservations online by was able to... More
charlie w
20 July 2017|
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Response from bettepearson | Reviewed this property |
Sorry didn't notice
shelley b
25 May 2017|
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Response from blammowich | Property representative |
Hi, We have no online system for that. Best to send a message on facebook, we take bookings there. Or just call +354 5460095 when we are open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laekjargata 6b, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 546 0095
  • E-mail
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