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MAR Restaurant

Geirsgata 9 | Hafnarbudir, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 5050
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussel soup” (8 reviews)
“fish pan” (6 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Geirsgata 9 | Hafnarbudir, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Recommended to us by a local, the food here was delicious and fresh. Don't expect to eat quickly, but that does not detract from the quality and the beauty of the food.

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as we had a discount voucher from doing a northern lights tour the night before. The fish and chips and the fish of the day were superb! The fish was very fresh and the batter was light and not too oily....More

Thank Hiran P
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Came here on New Year's Day, so we had their fixed menu - everything was fantastic! Appreciate that we were seated early, as my party arrived about 20min before the actual reservation. Location is just off the water and had some fantastic views. Great local...More

Thank kbellcessor
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Not been here for some time. The menu is a bit simple for me and not interesting enough. We had the catch of the day and it was brilliant. Fish soup was also very good. Service was excellent and frendly. Will try again

Thank asgeirb2015
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to discover Scandinavian food. Very tasty saalmon. The have some gluten free menus. Try them, they are really good !

Thank behinares
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Lunch was great and reasonably priced for Iceland. Got the blue ling and friend and brother got the fish and chips and lobster. Fresh ingredients, the sauces were great, fish was wonderfully prepared with great plating. The icelandic coke tasted different too, and it was...More

Thank Faus Y
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here one night of our stay in Reykjavik after being offered a 20% discount from our whale watching tour (we didn't get to see them!) The food was lovely, the menu wasn't particularly extensive however the setting was beautiful on the harbour. The...More

Thank Howeth10
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Situated close to the stunning Reykjavik harbour; MAR finds the perfect blend between posh restaurant and specialist bar. Separated into two rooms, the front of house is a lounge bar serving local and imported beers in a well-decorated, modern setting whilst the rear of the...More

Thank DanCarmody
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We dropped by Mar for a drink only. There is a bar area at the front of the restaurant with a good selection of seating. Decor is modernand stylish good atmosphere inside. As with all iceland beers were expensive around 5000 isk for 4 glasses....More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Visited Mar restaurant as part of our northern lights combo deal therefore the main meal was complimentary, was sceptical of a free meal and wondered what we would be served but to my surprise we were offered a choice of two dishes. Both chose the...More

Thank Rhiannon W
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does anybody know when Happy Hour is?
6 December 2016|
Response from EldingAdventureAtSea | Property representative |
Hi KateNeas, HappyHour at MARBAR is from 6pm-9pm. All the best, The Elding/MAR team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$56
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geirsgata 9 | Hafnarbudir, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 519 5050
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