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Hviti Riddarinn

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$$ - $$$
Grill, Bar, Pub, International
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Haholt 13, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
+354 566 6222
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11:30 - 03:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 03:00
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very quiet restaurant, but the staff are so friendly and helpful, and speak excellent English. Introduced us to the amazing kartoflugrydd (chip spice) and gave us advice on walking and the local area. Not to mention how amazing the food tasted! I'd recommend the chicken sandwich and the bacon burger, they were delicious!

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Thank Becky W
Mosfellsbaer, Iceland
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is a sports-bar that at times attempts to be a restaurant. Different strokes for different folks but I thought the food was terrible. Went with Icelanders and they also thought the food was terrible. Best to stick with it as a sports-bar or pub.

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Thank Spordreki
morgantown
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121 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This place is off the main road by a grocery store but well worth looking for. The pizza is very good and also the burgers. The staff was very friendly and nice. You can order your pizza with just the toppings you want.,

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Thank mgtnjm
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

traditional good tasting burgers pizzas and cocktails. we had a lovely meal there on our first evening. Very friendly staff and great if staying in the Laxnes hotel

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Thank lisaBrown-sweeny
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great service and the menu is very good. Have had the burgers, pizza and the chicken breast is very good. Like the atmosphere.

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Thank Jóhann Ingi J
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Very good burger! And service with a smile thank you! Wine and beer good and very reasonable for Icelandic prices

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Thank Becky W
Killingworth, CT
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549 reviews
405 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The White Knight is tucked into the corner of a small suburban shopping plaza and looks pretty uninviting on the outside. But inside the welcome is warm and the food is good. We had the fish of the day--cod--which was fresh and delicious, though the sauce was a little heavy. It came with delicious veggies as well. The hamburger and... More 

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Thank v0yageur22
Kentisbeare, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I ate here three times with friends. We had pizzas, burgers, chicken with sauce and sweet and ordinary potatoes and chicken burritos. The good was plentiful, tasty and good value. There is a healthy football following by locals with huge screen showing matches. Beer and wine is 30%% cheaper between 5 and 7 pm. If staying at the hotel laxnes... More 

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Thank Lorna D
Gosport, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

The White Knight is set in a small precinct in Mosfellbaeur and from the outside you could easily walk past and not give it a second glance. However, it serves great food, even if the menu is not the most diverse, great beer which by Icelandic standards is reasonably priced. They also shows plenty of sports. More importantly, however, it... More 

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Thank GosportBantam
North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

My husband and I had a fantastic fresh fish dinner at Hviti Riddarinn (White Knight) last night. It was served with sautéed vegetables, delicious sauce and arugula sprinkled on top. All in a sports bar and with a 10% discount for staying at Hotel Laxnes!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Cuisine
Grill, Bar, Pub, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 03:00
Saturday
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Haholt 13, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik  >  Mosfellsbaer
  • Phone Number: +354 566 6222
Description
Good restaurant and bar in the heart of Mosfellsbaer. Short walk from Hotel Laxnes and next to the largest super-market chain in Iceland. Great quality food, the best place in town to watch the sports and live music on fridays. We have three large HD projectors and 4 televisions so you can enjoy your favorite sports to the fullest. Fully equipped bar with a great icelandic beer selection.

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