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Kaupvangsstraeti 6, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 462 2223
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Tanjung Benoa
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited a number of restaurants in Akureyri whilst we stayed here for four nights and all of our meals were great but this one was by far the best. Worth booking over the weekend as it was very busy. The food was superb. I had the seafood platter and my husband had a sushi platter, both were fantastic. We... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is excellent and the sushi is superb! The sushi pizza is something from another earth, definitely a must try.

Thank Sigrunba
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the lunch buffet a couple of times, which is quite good, but no labels on the food, so not good if anyone had allergies. Had to ask what each dish was, which is irritating for both us and the waiters. Also the dishes are placed so high that anyone who is quite small can't even see the dishes!

Thank oomarioo
Galway, Ireland
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64 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is class. Greeted by friendly staff and an inviting bar area, the menu did not disappoint either. the starters were probably the best combinations of flavour I have ever tasted in a dish, a sushi style gravadlax mix of salmon and Cod served on a tangy salad with orange segments and a stunning citrus vinaigrette It was absolutely... More 

Thank Brendan Q
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is FANTASTIC! The sushi is SO good! If you are not for sushi you can get really good steak there too! But.. if you like sushi, i recommend you try the "sushi pizza". It taste like heaven!

Thank Andrea Þórey H
Bridgewater, New Jersey
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want sushi go no further. This place is the bomb!! All you can eat sushi buffet fo r lunch cost under 3000 kr! And it was to die for. All locally caught fish including cod, salmon, and char. Not a tourist trap as even the locals eat here. You gotta go!

Thank M1chael57
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant in the heart of Akureyri just down the street from the church. You can get reservations on short notice but I expect that to be very difficult during the warmer months so plan ahead. Americans beware: Food prices in Iceland are extremely high compared to what we're used to and you will see that not only at this... More 

Thank Cdaleske
Bangkok, Thailand
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164 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The quality of ingredients and the presentation of food are top class. The fish melts in the mouth. I had salmon ceviche it was a true delight! Excellent dining experience. The ice creams in the dessert menu were sensational. A thin wasabi crust over a banana ice cream!

Thank Anna C
Frome, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose the great food feast, a 6 course dinner experiment and we have to say we loved every course. The food was delicious and the staff were very friendly. A bit pricey, but this is Iceland.

Thank NeilLanning
Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Book early when in Akureyi, this over the top restaurant was devine; serving robata grilled salmon with a roasted garlic coriander rub as a main course, preceeded by their famous sushi bento box. The atmosphere filled with cozy warmth, relaxed, and superb service . Desert Chocolate creme brulee and banana wasabi ice creme wild Icelandic blueberriess, thyme syrup and skyr... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaupvangsstraeti 6, Akureyri 600, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Akureyri
  • Phone Number: +354 462 2223

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