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Barbara Fish House

Gongin 4-6, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
+298 331010
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“bacalao” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Gongin 4-6, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had a really good time in that cosy little restaurant. We had the menu with alot of good dishes, I really liked the bacalau with potatos and the salmon 😊 very nice place you should visit 😍

Thank Kolbrún G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only word that I want to say to this small cozy restaurant is PERFECT! I would recommend the fish soup especially, really delicious.

Thank Sophie_LZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This lovely little quirky restaurant. absolutely wonderful atmosphere. Table staff was so polite and will coming.

Thank Danny E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit that we were a bit confused by the menu online as it seemed to indicate most dishes were sharing plates. All became clear when we arrived. The friendly staff explained the menu and the starters are really a seafood tapas menu...More

Thank tree888
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The restaurant is very cute & the staff very kind & pleasant. The food is to die for. Make sure you eat their smoked salmon.

Thank ali s
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Barbara is located in the old town of Torshavn. The restaurant proposes local food, especialy the fish (blue mussels, monk fish, ...). Most of the plates are available in small protions, as tapas. I took the blue mussels, the ceviche of monk fish and the...More

Thank Hamm14
Reviewed 3 September 2018

and excellent service. Our flight was delayed and we missed our reservation by more than one hour, but Barbara kept the kitchen open for us and we appreciated the warm welcome to Faroe.

Thank NJFamilyAdventures
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The restaurant is cozy, the food very nice, and the service kind. Unfortunately they don't know much about their own wine list... But you're in Faroe islands, so it's not that bad :-) Their homemade bread is to die for! We would return.

Thank wosco
Reviewed 1 September 2018

I enjoyed the tasting menu they offered. Beautifully cooked fresh fish. I didn't think I had room for desert however it was a wonderfully light, delicately prepared ensemble that absolutely hit the spot.

1  Thank skatexplorer
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

When you pay top price; you should be expecting both top service and great food. We ordered the 6 course meal and a bottle of wine. Courses 1 and 2 arrived at the same time. Okay that happens. Then, courses 3 and 4 arrived in...More

1  Thank Jetster72
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5 October 2018|
Response from roos1ter | Reviewed this property |
I advise you to visit the restaurant's website - it is up and running.
3 February 2015|
Response from Gunnhild H | Reviewed this property |
Call + 298 331010
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gongin 4-6, Torshavn, Streymoy 100, Faroe Islands
  • Location: Europe  >  Faroe Islands  >  Streymoy  >  Torshavn
  • Phone Number: +298 331010
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