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) #92 of 345 Restaurants in Reykjavik $$ - $$$ European, ,
Laekjargata 4, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 0100
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (24 reviews)
“plaice” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
European, Scandinavian, Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laekjargata 4, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service, athmospere and the food is always good and ypu know always what you get. The location is good to.

Thank Julli2266
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is just a great place if you want to get some great danish style food and have some beer and snaps.

Thank Andri486
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Me and my wife have not been to Jomfruin for to long time. This time we had plaice . This was the BEST plaice I have ever tasted. If you like fish, you will love this plaice. To weeks ago, I was in Copenhagen, where...More

Thank Magni_13
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The best food in Iceland 🇮🇸 I try to go there once every month I ❤️ the food there no matter what! 👍👍👍🤗

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Fantastic selection of open sandwiches - something for everyone and very popular with the locals. Great place for lunch.

Thank ethelburga
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The restaurant is in a great part of town just off the main walking street. The atmosphere is casual and the wait staff are super friendly. The food in a single word... "Excellent". I am a huge fan of Danish food and this place delivers....More

Thank Chet Z
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Had three open sandwiches *half portions) to share, smoked trout, smoked lamb and smoked eel. All were delicious. The local beer was excellent. Staff were so lovely and brought extra rye bread. Lovely décor.

Thank patricia1032
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Located in downtown Reykjavik, this restaurant is delicious and a nice break from the cod and lamb traditions (that I love). We had 4 half open sandwiches: beef tartar, caviar, shrimp and Brie/bacon. All of them delicious, but the shrimp was amazing. Great place, great...More

Thank Silvia P
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We have dropped in several times lately, lunch, afternoon and evening - the open Danish sandwiches are delicious and the service is friendly and professional. You can choose between half and whole sandwiches and put together a plate of two to three half ones, depending...More

Thank Guðrún J
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a coffee and cake early afternoon. Thd feel is almost Paris style bistro. Very friendly staff and food looked excellent. Quite big inside. Good coffee and central.

Thank Procol1
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi, I'm not totally sure what the instructions on the website are for reservations. Must I call, or can I email? Any insight as to what times are busy for most places (standard 6-9pm or something else)? First time to Iceland! Thank you!
1 June 2017|
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Response from JakobEinar | Property representative |
You need to book for lunc, and weekends. Other than that you should be fine. There is never a long wait. You can call +3545510100 or send email to jomfruin@jomfruin.is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laekjargata 4, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 551 0100
  • E-mail
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