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Icelandic Bar (Islenski Barinn) - CLOSED

Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 109, Iceland
+354 517 6767
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A place to go back again and again

This was such a delightful bar to hang out in, if you like to pick one place during your holiday to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Spokane, Washington
Busy and Great Food

Came here for Happy Hour and came back to eat later in the evening . Also came back a week later... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Derby, United Kingdom
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Posthusstraeti 9, Reykjavik 109, Iceland
+354 517 6767
Reviews (62)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a delightful bar to hang out in, if you like to pick one place during your holiday to have as your "local place", this would be it. Due to the expense of Reykjavik, we found this place to have great beers on...More

Thank catlady8888
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Came here for Happy Hour and came back to eat later in the evening . Also came back a week later as we were impressed with the quality of the food . Rack of Lamb was a huge portion which we took the remainder to...More

Thank bennynobrain
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This was my first dinner in Iceland and it did not disappoint. It was a friendly casual place with interesting items like grilled puffin and whale on the menu (both of which I ordered and enjoyed!). I was delighted they were still serving meals late...More

Thank Phil_C_NYC
Reviewed 24 June 2017

My wife and I went to the Icelandic bar (Islenski barinn) in late June. The place has great atmosphere where locals and visitors meet. They have a wide selection of Icelandic beers. So I tried Einstök Pale Ale - an American and Bavarian craft come...More

Thank LCplus
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I had the fish and chips here, while my friend had the reindeer burger. Both were really good. Cozy little pub with a great atmosphere. No frills.

Thank beccerrr
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I had this soup here on our food tour and it was phenomenal. I wish I was eating it right now. So good!

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Dined here twice as a middle aged couple feb 2017. Burgers are great and reasonable affordable, the surf and turf is exceptional. beers is good, a bit dear,but they do a 3x200ml sampler at 1500k, which isn't that bad and its more than a beer...More

Thank MickSolihullUK
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great atmosphere, just right for trying out the various local "delicacies" on offer - whale meat, guillemot, and the revolting fermented shark, which you have to try to believe it. Reindeer burgers were brillant - all washed down with local beers. An experience not to...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Visited first as part of a food tour, then went back almost every day. For something a bit different, try the lobster dog. Brilliant. Great selection of beers, draft and bottled and friendly efficient staff.

Thank littleltl
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This bar was recommended to us and lived up to expectations. The menu was a mixture of Icelandic fare and the ubiquitous burgers - but burgers with a twist! They had sauces which were different to the usual barbeque or ketchup, and very well presented....More

Thank Elaine Q
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