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$$ - $$$European, , Seafood
Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 661 5008
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster pasta” (13 reviews)
“roast beef” (5 reviews)
“skyr” (20 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 22:00All hours
European, Scandinavian, Seafood, Soups, Norwegian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice meal but a litle bit expensive. The service was good and quick. Scandinavian flavours in a city that has been overtaken by pizza, pasta, shoarma, German wurst and hotdogs.

Thank marc s
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We met a woman on a tour who had eaten here, so my sister-in-law and I joined her there for dinner. As we entered, we asked an exiting patron how she liked the food and she gave it a thumbs up. She had the lobster...More

Thank indrablanco
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate here in August on a Saturday evening. It is small but we got there early and had no trouble getting seated without a reservation. We had salmon and chicken salad. The salmon was done perfectly and was delicious. My wife...More

Thank Rich J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the City Center, good and fresh seafoods and serving Scandinavian specialties. Personal are friendly, but the place lacks ambiance.

Thank MsLigs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

August 2016 ....but crowded. We didn't have to wait or anything, but we were crowded onto a small table which wouldn't have fit much on it other than drinks. Luckily, we only ordered dessert and a couple beers. Awesome place with great local atmosphere, and...More

Thank 130Doug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During the first week of August, my 17 year old son and I were wandering down the street looking for a restaurant that served Icelandic dishes. We saw this one and thought the menu looked good (it was posted on the window) so we went...More

Thank M E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I came here for dinner after reading other reviews and looking at the menu, I found the restaurant was completely empty. I thought it was odd but I went in and was seated immediately. The food and service ended up being great but I'm...More

Thank MergPlatelip
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there because of good reviews and it is open later at night. Good decor and ambience. Attentive and professional service. Good food with smallish portions. Easily accommodated a family of 9. Loved it

Thank Jey M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had meals all over Iceland and this was the worst place we ate, which is a shame because there are lot of better choices in Reykjavik and I want to warn other travellers not to waste their money here. This was the only restaurant...More

Thank hammy2010
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Great place to stop while strolling on Laugavegur. Both a selection of alcoholic beverages and foods from all scandanavian countries was available on the menu. We opted for smorrebrod choices: lobster Dream of the fisherman's wife and the triple taste of danish sandwiches. Food delicious...More

Thank ccksmra
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 661 5008
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We welcome you to Scandinavian restaurant and bar, conveniently located downtown Reykjavik on Laugavegur 22a. Scandinavian offers a variety of dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Our emphasis is on Icelandic and Nordic cuisine as well as selected specialties from continental Europe. All our dishes are prepared using only the best Icelandic ingredients, usually organically grown. We hope you have a pleasant time with us and enjoy our food in our charming setting. A diverse menu at very reasonable prices. Every day, new courses are offered at a special low price.
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