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Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 661 5008
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster pasta” (17 reviews)
“lamb” (37 reviews)
“apple cake” (8 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 22:00 Hours
Danish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Scandinavian
1. Fresh fish daily
"We had amazing food and great service here."
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2. Danish open sandwich
"Was thrilled to see traditional Danish smørrebrød"
Stefanie J
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3. Great Service
"Service was excellent and waiter was friendly."
Eric G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This nice little restaurant was attached to our hotel. Had a lovely late lunch the day we arrived in Reykjavik. Lots of selection, good size portions. Staff was very friendly & professional. It was our first meal in Iceland so the price was a bit...More

Thank OurWanderingCasa
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We went in here for a meal I had lobster tagatelli and my partner has plaice and chips. Was a fab meal, excellent service couldn't fault it. Great choice on the menu, plenty of selection to choose from both traditional and modern food. Would defo...More

Thank samm2502
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great lunch on our first day. Hearty Lamb Stew, Cream of Cauliflower soup, Fish and Chips, and Grilled Chicken was just right!! We indulged in the Skyr Blueberry Bomb, YUM!!

Thank William S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we stopped here for our first meal in Iceland. I enjoyed the fish and chips while my husband and son both decided on the chicken salad. Our son also braved the fermented shark (and a shot of black death), which is apparently a...More

Thank Kiki K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is cosy, a largeish glass of nice red wine doesn't cost the earth and there is a good value lunch menu with some classic Icelandic food on it. I had the plaice on bread with caviar, smoked salmon and potato salad. Was a...More

Thank L F
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We had lamb Stew, Reindeer pate, fish and chips and a burger. The fish and chips were not very good for 34.00 American dollars, but the stew and pate were good. My daughter enjoyed her burger. Our waiter was snotty and a bit huffy so...More

Thank Tricia824
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Very tasty meal the pasta was superb and lobster was delicious total cost of 3650 krona so about $50 NZ not to bad in the pricing department compared to others around

Thank reganmclay
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

She had the pasta with lobster. I had the pasta with smoked salmon. We both found the food to be excellent. I’d go back

Thank stevej2001
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I only went here for fish and chips, so nothing fancy, but they were excellent, the service was quick and the price not too expensive (for Iceland at least). The best bit was the skyr bomb dessert, a tipical Icelandic dish I had never tried...More

Thank Roberto B
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Recently ordered take out from here so we could return to our hotel to eat and chill. Very poor salad, little chicken, oily. Sandwich was over saturated in sauces. Will not be back way over priced for quality of food received

Thank Darryl C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 23:00
00:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 22a, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 661 5008
  • E-mail
We welcome you to Scandinavian restaurant and bar, conveniently located downtown Reykjavik on Laugavegur 22a. Scandinavian offers a variety of dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Our emphasis is on Icelandic and Nordic cuisine as well as selected specialties from continental Europe. All our dishes are prepared using only the best Icelandic ingredients, usually organically grown. We hope you have a pleasant time with us and enjoy our food in our charming setting. A diverse menu at very reasonable prices. Every day, new courses are offered at a special low price.
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