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Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
+354 533 1300
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (18 reviews)
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Hours
Seafood, Soups, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We stayed at a hotel nearby and went there twice during our trip in Iceland. The fish soup is truly amazing and the fish is unbelievably fresh coupled with the incredible customer service of Emil Solvi Alfreosson. The atmosphere is very neat and clean. It...More

Thank Bronte T
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Fylgifiskar is a large fish market that prepares fresh fish and soup customers can eat at counters, tables and chairs in front and back. Prices are lower than at a restaurant with servers. The market prepares three fish entrees daily, and a plate includes two...More

Thank victorsN2770KS
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you so much for this great review. We are very happy you took your time to write about us. We hope to see you next time you are in Iceland :) Our very best to you. Gudbjorg Glod

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at a hotel nearby and came here for a quick lunch. There was a selection of different fish. Tried the salted cod with olives and wolffish. Came with coffee, bread and hummus. Reasonable price amd fresh food. There was a selection of salads...More

Thank SN N
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We accidentally stopped by this restaurant for lunch at the end of our tour of the island. The combo of the lunch were so delicious and fresh we all enjoyed very much. The price tag is so reasonable low compared to all other meals we...More

Thank doublewoodscj
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for choosing our restaurant and taking the time to write this lovely review. It was our pleasure to have You all at our store. We are looking forward to Your return. Best to you, Gudbjorg

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Having eaten at Fylgifiskar number of times, I can't praise this restaurant enough. This is one of the few restaurants left in Reykjavík that are sensibly priced.

Thank ArcherReykjavik
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is very nice both as lunch the food is quite delicious. The readymade food is easy to cook and very tasty. They also sell food that only needs heating up. Highly recommend this👍

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to write about us.

Reviewed 22 May 2017

I'm not even sure how to explain this. We had a four course meal and every course was amazing. We had two incredible entres of fish. We had a lamb served two ways for our main. We had a foody coniseour desert that was to...More

Thank mashark
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

After a day trip to Blue Lagoon and still a bit jet lagged I walked the very short distance from the Cabin Hotel. Very friendly service! Got some Chili Lime Shrimp, a veggie medley and a sweet potato purée. There is a wine shop next...More

Thank Gail G
Gudbjorg_L, Owner at Fylgifiskar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thank you Gail for your review. We hope to see you again at your next visit to Iceland :)

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I had the best salmon lasagna I have tasted. I highly recommend it to anyone that comes near Fylgifiskar 👍☺

Thank mariagU3055HQ
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Whenever I come to Reykjavik, I look forward to delicious lunches at Fylgifiskar. If we rent a place with a kitchen or visit local friends, we purchase "take out"--fresh, marinated dishes which are ready to cook -in a pan or an oven. I always say,...More

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24 July 2016|
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Response from Gudbjorg_L | Property representative |
Hi see our hours at fylgifiskar.is/welcome - but also notice that we have moved and are now located at Borgartun 26. And that we are only a lunch restaurant from 11.30-14.00. Hope to see you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Borgartuni 26, Reykjavik 105, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Háaleiti
  • Neighbourhood: Háaleiti
  • Phone Number: +354 533 1300
  • E-mail
Fylgifiskar is a fish deli and luncheonette located on the out skirt of downtown Reykjavik. Founded by the young entrepreneur Gugga Logadottir and her family in 2002. Fylgifiskar brings fish shopping to a new and professional level. Choose from over 20 different fish meals to take home and cook every day. Or have a light and healthy lunch in the restaurant. Fylgifiskar because we love fish !
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