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The English Pub

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Austurstraeti 12A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 578 0400
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
$$ - $$$
Austurstraeti 12A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Staff seem very friendly, atmosphere was good everytime we went in. Didnt eat here but they had live music on every time we were in and it got busy too unlike a lot of other places

Thank gazlotre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little pub with darts and a spinning wheel you can gamble on! One side faces the street and the other opens out on to a square with tables to capture the sun. Bar staff are really friendly and helpful - gave us great...More

Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed it in here! Cheap beers during happy hour and all sports were shown on big screens. Staff were lovely :)

Thank Jodie1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used the appyHour app to see what happy hours were on the go. It was Friday evening when we entered this place at around 6:40pm. I ordered two beers from the tall Game of Thrones looking blonde chap with a pony tail. He could...More

Thank BluntAttitude
Reviewed 15 March 2018

As this pub was just down from our hotel we paid it a quick visit. We were the only people in the place so had no problems getting served.We were expecting to have to pay a lot for our drinks but we should have waited...More

Thank ctr0ut
Reviewed 8 March 2018

A warm welcome to a venue that feels like home, some great choices of alcohol and a great place for a pit stop while wandering the city, especially if its snowing, well worth a visit.

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We wouldn’t normally go in an English bar when abroad but we were cold, thirsty and needed a pit stop. We tried the very pleasant local Gull beer for the first time and received the best advice for restaurants from the particularly nice lady behind...More

1  Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We stopped in here for a few drinks one night during our visit. Really friendly welcome, drinks were pricey but then again where isn't in Iceland! Lots of tables and seating so we found a table near the bar We loved watching the spinner game,...More

Thank Chinchitchlud
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Just a quick visit,but warm welcome,mix of Irish Coffee....to non alcaholic beer,......nice place.......sure to be a place to return to.

Thank keithpatt
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We visited the English pub several times while in Reykjavik, it was a great place to watch sports with 8 large projectors so you could see wherever you sat. The toilets are really quirky too, it looks like you are in the underground in London.

Thank toni t
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Corinne B
3 April 2016|
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We paid 1600 ISK for two beers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurstraeti 12A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 578 0400
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