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Sakebarinn

Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 777 3311
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (70 reviews)
“volcano roll” (6 reviews)
“tataki” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot beat Iceland when it comes to fish. It's just beyond great. But. Said fish was cut into a mix of too thick chunks and irregular flops with holes in them. We were served salmon with pieces of skin still attached, and horse tenderloin...More

Thank Lena N
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We waited a long time for anyone to come take our order and a while for the sushi. Our edamame came out quickly and made the wait for food seem less drawn out. Waiter was super shy and seemed kind of afraid to talk to...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Took 45 minutes for one roll and two pieces of eel, and there was only one other table there! Very slow, the sushi is just okay, and it ended up being nearly 40 dollars.

Thank Christine501
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

On the Main Street upstairs by the dragon cutouts. Advertises kabobs (sushi), but I didn't see anyone order it). Good white ale (Islandic) made with orange and coriander---I know, sounds weird, but really good! Service a bit slow, but we were a party of 5,...More

Thank skiNebraska
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Go. Now. Don't read further. If I could rate this 6 stars out of 5 I would. From the chefs choice skewers including horse, whale, and lobster to the sushi selection (salmon lover and magic roll were perfect!), this was amazing. Great location and really...More

Thank Reid H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

For some New Yorkers craving sushi in Europe, this definitely satisfied. The sushi was well-priced considering how expensive sushi can be and how expensive everything seems to be in Iceland. Easy and casual dining experience.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We chose the chefs delux plattet. Asked for a volcano roll too. Got salmon, and salmon, and salmon. Not the quality I usually get here. We had to wait an hour for the food, it was a half empty floor.

Thank Helga P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

So this place doesn't look like much from the outside and the service certainly isn't the fastest or friendliest but their sushi is amazing! It's some of the best sushi I've ever had. Plates of sushi are quite big in terms of the number of...More

Thank samjaynec
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Our standard - Southern CA sushi ... coupled with our expectation that we're on an island. We expected - taste in prep, fresh cuts, or both. Experienced neither. I asked for the freshest fish dish & ordered accordingly. Salmon roll was room temp, defly not...More

1  Thank M. K
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We enjoyed the vegetable sushi rolls we had here, reasonably priced and the service was prompt and friendly. The restaurant had a cocktail list and a varied selection of choices. Nice ambiance, cozy spot at the top of the stairs, kind of hidden away.

Thank Hptravels2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 777 3311
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