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Stampholsvegi 2, 240, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 426 9700
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salt cod” (29 reviews)
“lamb chops” (18 reviews)
“lobster soup” (30 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stampholsvegi 2, 240, Grindavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing special but an OK place to stop for lucnh while travelling somewhere. Great speed WiFi connection was the only thing we really remembered from the place. And a nice wooden house too. Otherwise - regular, very regular, nothing special place.

Thank Reloncher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just arrived in Grindavik, and needed a bite to eat. My girlfriend wanted to try the fish soup, so we stopped in at Salthusid. The fish soup was surprisingly (to me) delicious! It had a red-broth with various pieces of different fish floating in...More

Thank ColoDiner
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We stopped at this restaurant after visiting the Blue Lagoon (about ten minutes away) and it was a great choice. There were 13 in our party and the service and food was outstanding. Unsweetened Ice Tea is not that common in Iceland and many of...More

Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This restaurant is rather new in Grindavik. Was build as suds and rather rustic. I had a fish soup as a main course and have to say that it was great tasting and filling as a main course. since I was driving I only had...More

1  Thank chefhilmar
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the Salthusid restaurant tonight. The staff were friendly and the food was nice too - especially the lobster soup, very yummy. We can totally recommend the place.

Thank 274m_lissal
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Baked cod was wonderful! Stop and discover why we will return to this small town Iceland Restaurant.

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Too few staff, and our waitress was quite grumpy. Food was at best OK. We must of missed something, or were there on a bad day, based on the other reviews. Visited back in 2014 and it was much better back then. Note that a...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

What a great restaurant. We stopped here for lunch after spending some time at Blue Lagoon. It's only about 5-10 mins away. Really a nice looking place with great service. The food was excellent. We had fish and chips, lobster soup, asparagus soup and lamb...More

Thank Jendavino
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Good service and good food. This isnt fine dining but honest good food. Had the saltfish of course and it was nice

Thank Gerldo
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Food was ok, prices were above average but service was great. Very friendly staff as is most of Iceland.

Thank kooldom
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5 March 2015|
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Response from Unnur02 | Reviewed this property |
Salthusid is on 2 floors, and yes it is wheelchair friendly for the first floor, not the second, but the first one is for eating and the second floor is more used as a lounge. Hope this helps and if you plan on going there I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stampholsvegi 2, 240, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 426 9700
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