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Gandhi Indian Restaurant

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Posthusstraeti 17, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 511 1691
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17:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very good restaurant with good Indian food. we choice menu from the chefs and it was good and the price was OK. I can recommended this place!

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Thank maggimalmur
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely surprise Ghandi restaurant was! Located downtown in the same house as one of the oldest and most prestigious fish restaurant in Reykjavík called Skolabru, in the cellar, behind. There a wonderful atmosphere welcomed us with soothing Indian music and just the right amount of light, making the most romantic scene. But to the most important thing.. the... More 

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Thank Dísa H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a business dinner in Grandi restaurant in downtown Reykjavik, the location is excellent, walked down to a warm and kosy lit room. The interior was amazing, the color palette in context with its Indian style.. amazing vibes and good feeling overall. We had cocktails before dinner - blue margarita = sooo good!! But the food... indescribably good!! I'm... More 

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Thank Gerða V
New York City, New York
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108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located just of of the main square in downtown Reykjavik. It is below street level and without windows is a bit dark. They have a limited bar and very limited wine selection. Service is slow and value is average. Food is okay. You find the usual selection of appetizers and entrees but all a bit different than... More 

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Thank Robert T
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I am purely Hindu vegetarian person. Ordered vegetarian paneer tikka masala and they served Chicken tikka masala instead. They didn't charge for it but still it heart my sentiments Never go again

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Thank AJITPATEL62
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, standard prices for Reykjavik, friendly staff. Our meal for two, including a beer and a large wine, popadoms and naan came to £80. So good we went back two nights later! Would definitely recommend :)

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Thank Samuel S
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We were 2 couples exploring Iceland for 4 nights . We ate twice at this restaurant and on both occasions the food was absolutely wonderful !! We are all foodies and of Indian origin - we think we are the best cooks ... but the food at Gandhi Restaurant beat all expectations. We had onion bajee as starter and they... More 

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Thank 777Bali
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and proper naans Better than Indian restaurants in U.K. If you want a curry then this is the place

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1 Thank Raj B
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Nice enough food, very expensive ( £10.00 x 2 poppadoms !!! and approx £30.00 each main). They blatantly tried to over charge us for an extra main course, offering no explanation or apology. The Icelandic guy behind the bar starred at us all contemptuously as we challenged the bill, and made us feel very uncomfortable, we did not leave a... More 

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Thank susan j
Gosport
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Very good. The menu let you choose the spiciness of your meal. I chose medium heat and this was quite mild. Others in my party also chose medium but said it was not as spicy as they expected. The restaurant is tucked away. The staff knowledge about gluten free was good and the menu was extensive with only 3things that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Posthusstraeti 17, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 511 1691
Description
Gandhi the Indian restaurant is situated on the ground floor at Posthusstraeti 17 in the center of Reykjavik. The restaurant is small and romantic with an authentic, yet subtle, Indian atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?