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Gamla Kaupfelagid

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$$ - $$$
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Kirkjubraut 11, Akranes, Iceland
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Today
11:45 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:45 - 21:00
Fri 11:45 - 03:00
Sat 12:00 - 03:00
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The food here was really, really good. The atmosphere very cozy. My boyfriend had the "Shut Up Burger." He said it was one if the better burgers he's had in his lifetime - it was juicy, cooked medium rare with good accompaniments on the burger, nice bun and a decent sized meal. I had the salmon and was very happy... More 

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Thank Lara A
Akranes, Iceland
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Good food and good service. Went out for a dinner with my family, happy with everything. Nice place, we will come again.

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Thank jonrunar23
Akranes, Iceland
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I have been there a few times. Always very happy. Must recommed the salmon. It is just wonderful. By far my favourite dish :)

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Thank igunnars
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Brilliant loved it, good food and service Family dinner best place in west of Iceland Recomend for everyone

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Thank Ólafur J
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were lucky that we came here early in the evening as, unlike others who came later, we got a table. The staff were really good and recommended dishes. The fish (cod) was excellent but they also recommended the salmon and the combination of ingredients interesting. The pudding with a melting middle was a triumph. The accompanying ice cream looked... More 

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Thank Janekdownunder
Orlando
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This is such a nice restaurant. I may have had the best hamburger ever here. All of us agreed it was wonderful food. It was busy with local residents and tourist.

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Thank Linda H
Benalmadena, Spanje
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We've enjoyed our lunch! The salmon was wonderful! Desserts were delicious! The waiter was so nice and friendly! The chef served our desserts 👍🏼 Nice touch!

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Thank verdi01
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Just had one of my best ever burgers (the "Haltu kjafti burger"). Real nice atmosphere at a nice place in a quit little town in Iceland. Complements to the chef!

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Thank Ingólfur H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We passed by for a late lunch and were amazed by the quality of the food. The 'shut up' burger might be the best burger we ever tasted. You wouldn't believe it until you try it. The cod was also superb. Would go there again for sure.

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Thank Jawdat S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This place hardly looked like much from the outside and Akranes is a hardworking fishing town with little tourist trade, but the service was first class and the food fantastic. If you are looking for an Icelandic dish, as my wife was, then the cod was without doubt the best we have enjoyed in a very long time. Perfectly cooked,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$50
Cuisine
European, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:45 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 21:00
Thursday
11:45 - 21:00
Friday
11:45 - 03:00
Saturday
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkjubraut 11, Akranes, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Akranes

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?