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A.Hansen Restaurant

Vesturgata 4, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
+354 565 1130
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef steak” (15 reviews)
“house steak” (12 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Steakhouse, Scandinavian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Vesturgata 4, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The food here was gorgeous, our waiter was really helpful , both with the food and the wine menu. Some had soup which they said was delicious. I had the steak as a main course, cooked to perfection, sauce was divine Would definitely recommend and...More

Thank Braddersa
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Good food, enjoyed thd horse steak. Good feed for lunch very reasonable prices. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank FergusM132
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Had our 2nd wedding anniversary dinner here, husband had ribs, I had a horse steak. My husband also had a Coke and bill came to about $75 US dollars. They accept credit cards. Server brought fresh bread to table also. Very nice atmosphere, we went...More

Thank Kimberly L
Silbene D, General Manager at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you very much,and congratulations for the anniversary...always welcome..

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant in the old Town of Hafnarfjörður with great food good service for reasonable price..

Thank Omar K
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Great food at quite reasonable prices. Er vanskelig recommend the horde fillet, nut steak, cod and burgers. Good service topp.

Thank Espen L
Silbene D, General Manager at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank You, be always welcome....

Reviewed 6 July 2018

Very nice food and good service. This is a lovely old building, just back from the sea in a less touristy pert of town. A good find

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Went to Iceland on a stopover from Paris back to San Francisco. Only stayed 2 days just to get the lay of the land so to speak for possible future trip. Stayed at an Airbnb in Hafnarfjordur as it was close to the capital and...More

Thank DrDan
Silbene D, General Manager at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank You,very much....for the comment, you are always welcome in our restaurant...

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This small unique restaurant is a great place to eat in Hafnarfjördur. I got the whale dinner, my family got the cod dinner, lamb dinner and cheeseburger. The fish soup appetizer ($26 USD per bowl) tasted somewhat burnt. Of course the prices are outrageous for...More

Thank jennmiko1
Silbene D, General Manager at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you very much for the comment, you are we always work with respect and good feeling for our customers,be welcome always....

Reviewed 11 June 2018

After driving all day and arriving at our next guesthouse, we started searching for a place to eat. Finally decided on A Hansen, mostly because my husband wanted to try whale meat during our trip to Iceland. It just so happened that this restaurant was...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

It is difficult to know where to start. The cocktails were absolutely fantastic, followed by a meal that was otherworldly... The hospitality shown us by the owner and staff made us feel as if we were family. They were so attentive, welcoming and kind -...More

Thank Lucilabr77
Silbene D, General Manager at A.Hansen Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you, Every day we prepare better to serv our customers with care and dedication.....

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12 June 2015|
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Response from Kristín K | Reviewed this property |
Horse steak.lamb steak Whale steak. Beef steak. Soups salads cod salmon hamburger .. :) price from 2050 kr to 4650 kr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vesturgata 4, Hafnarfjordur 220, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Hafnarfjordur
  • Phone Number: +354 565 1130
  • E-mail
This house, known as A.Hansen house is of great historic intrest. Since its one of the oldest houses in the heart of Hafnarfjörður. The oldest house in town, the residance of noble Bjarni Sivertsen , now the towns museeum is adjuvent to A.Hansen and was built in 1803-1805. Only few steps further is Icelandic Maritime museeum. A. Hansen was built in 1880 by marchant Knudtzon, In the current time our Head chef Silbene Dias, try to please all types of palates, with specialties in grills, A.Hansen also offers, quality in sandwiches and hamburgers homemade,and don't forget Vegan's also has space guaranteed here.
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