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Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 777 3311
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (75 reviews)
“volcano roll” (6 reviews)
“omakase” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went tonight and it will be the last time we go, sorry to say. Our edemame beans arrived with some sort of plastic white part that we did not see until we had eaten half way thru. The waitress took it away without so...More

Thank lisa026
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Craved some sushi for our last meal of the trip and Sakebarinn was an excellent choice! Good service, great decor and food, lovely spot in the city. Definitely recommend.

Thank kiwa22
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Whenever my hubby and I go away for a running weekend, finding a good sushi restaurant for the night before a race is paramount. This place was wonderful and delicious; great food, great service - definitely visit!

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 11 February 2018

For my birthday's dinner it was Amazing. Good sushi !!! Nice staff! I will definitely come back :) ;)

Thank AlicejaneEvans
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Although it wasn’t really occupied, the service didn’t care about us at all. We were not even able to order a drink. The poorest services I have ever seen while traveling all over the world.

2  Thank Axel D
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

It's always fun walking in to a restaurant and feeling unwelcome right of the bat. The waitress came sighing to greet us and we were informed that we would be kicked out in twenty minutes if we decided to stay and eat. It was thirty...More

Thank 4tli
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Ryan said this was the best sushi he ever had. The kids had chocolate cake with coconut and blueberry ice creams.

Thank tina9481
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The food is okey, nothing wrong with it. But they forgot stuff we ordered and it really did not feel like we were welcome.

Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Location: 5/5. The restaurant is located centrally in Reykjavik, in a charming building. The venue is intimate and cozy, with a few tables and a bar section on the first floor of the restaurant. Staff: 5/5, super friendly and casual. When we decieded on two...More

Thank Hannasf
Reviewed 20 September 2017

You cannot beat Iceland when it comes to fish. It's just beyond great. But. Said fish was cut into a mix of too thick chunks and irregular flops with holes in them. We were served salmon with pieces of skin still attached, and horse tenderloin...More

Thank Lena N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 777 3311
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