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Ranga Restaurant

Sudurlandsvegur, Hella 851, Iceland
+354 487 5700
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (27 reviews)
“hotel ranga” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Sudurlandsvegur, Hella 851, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious meal. I'd highly recommend. We were greeted as we entered the Hotel with a "welcome! we are glad you came to dine with." The dining room overlooks a lovely river with sweeping views. The staff is polite. The Chef appeared with each course. Graciously...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for a wedding. Superb service, both friendly and efficient. The hotel is very comfortable indeed providing good bar meals

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was great, some of the best food we had in Iceland. Amazing room with glass walls make for a great view

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent five nights at the wonderful Hotel Ranga and the breakfast buffet that was included was outstanding! Anyone who has visited Iceland will tell you that prices in restaurants are just nuts. We spent our days hiking, horseback riding and visiting many of the...More

Thank loishowe
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a quality restaurant where you might not expect to find one. A very pleasant surprise. They have a full assortment of gourmet meat and fish dishes, along with a very good bar. Definitely worth adding this to your itinerary if you're looking for...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The hosts were gracious , the dining room rustic with beautiful views. The dinner was 5 star . Fish and lamb were both that good.

Thank mthaus24
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The restaurant has an upscale atmosphere. Our dinners with many local ingredients were well prepared and absolutely delicious. We had breakfast at the hotel, included in our room price. The breakfast buffet had a nice variety of foods that were all well prepared.

Thank CO719_Traveler
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Stayed at the Hotel Ranga, and ate many times, there was not much of an alternative out in the middle of nowhere :) However, this was no compromise. As good as any restaurant we have tried, with views of the mountains and the Ranga river.

Thank Randy Z
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Hotel Ranga offers an excellent dining experience. From a fully stocked bar that allows you to enjoy a nice drink before dinner (or a great one after) and feel the atmosphere of the place. The place is built right next to a flowing river...More

Thank simmix1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We stayed at the Hotel Ranga for two nights. The hotel is quite comfortable with well appointed rooms. The staff was friendly and helpful. We were pleased to meet the owner who introduced himself to us during dinner. He seemed really interested in our travels...More

Thank Debbie H
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Does anyone know if hotel ranga has a gym?staying next January and just interested! If not running shoes going in!
7 September 2016|
Response from anina172016 | Reviewed this property |
Did not stay there only ate in restaurant. So many beautiful places to walk and run would recommend that instead.
Does anyone know if hotel ranga has a gym?staying next January and just interested! If not running shoes going in!
7 September 2016|
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Response from Ragushill | Reviewed this property |
Honestly don't remember! Pack your headlamps - it will be dark most of the day😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sudurlandsvegur, Hella 851, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  South Region  >  Hella
  • Phone Number: +354 487 5700
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Rangá restaurant is an acclaimed gourmet restaurant overlooking one of Iceland's finest salmon rivers, East-Rangá River. The restaurant's motto is the concept of a "Farmers Market" - in effect using predominantly local ingredients of the highest quality and freshness - following seasonal availability. The menu is inspired by modern Nordic cuisine. The world renowned Christmas Buffet with European and Scandinavian gourmet dishes is available November to December every year. The wine list and bar selection is extensive and is sure to satisfy even the most demanding connoisseur.
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