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Dillon Whiskey Bar

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Address: Laugavegur 30, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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+354 821 1111

Whiskey bar with Over 170 whiskeys, live music 3-4 nights a week with no...

Whiskey bar with Over 170 whiskeys, live music 3-4 nights a week with no entry fee and the legendary Dj Andrea on weekends! Happy hour every day from 16:00 to 20:00. Big backyard.. Burgers, sandwiches and steaks available from Chuck Norris grill that is in the same building

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Awesome food great atmosphere and great music

Went for lunch had a huge burger and chips. Friendly atmosphere and great rock music. Beer garden if there isn't a snow storm and don't forget their happy hour every afternoon... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Geoff F
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch had a huge burger and chips. Friendly atmosphere and great rock music. Beer garden if there isn't a snow storm and don't forget their happy hour every afternoon. Very reasonably priced in comparison to Iceland s normal expensive prices

Thank Geoff F
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This place has good prices at happy hour, which lasts until 8 pm, and they have a nice selection of music. Fun bar to spend some time at.

Thank Bob T
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

After paying waaay too much for a beer on our first night in Iceland, my husband put together a list of all the bars with happy hour and the times offered. First bar on the list was Dillon. We liked this bar so much we didn't bother visiting any others for the duration of our trip, which is very unlike... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Fun, good reasonable local beers .For Whiskey ask for prices before you buy. Featured Icelandic whiskey good but a huge rip off .

Thank Rick W
Boston, MA
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

I went to Dillon to see some bands play. The place is pretty unprepossessing, being basically an old wooden house stripped back to the exterior walls with all the wood left dark and exposed. But they have a decent beer selection, and and an impressive array of whiskey, scotch, bourbon and rye. The sound for the bands was well done... More 

Thank A T
Hales Corners, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Was okay. Really wanted to go to Chuck Norris' but was not open on a Tuesday night. Kinda smelled in the bar.

Thank mskastner
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This was a great place for a pint downtown. Dimly lit with a rustic feel (in a good way!) Good beer prices during happy hour. Love the atmosphere.

Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome selection of whiskey, great rock music with live bands 3-4 days a week. Highly recommended... Came there our first day and did not miss a night after

Thank Jón S
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great whiskey, bourbon, and rye selection with varietals that are even hard to find in the states. Cool atmosphere, bartenders were good, and you can even get food from the Chuck Norris Grill. The one negative is that it is expensive, even for Reykjavik. Worth a night out, and it's situated near other hip places, if you want to bar... More 

Thank liebermangerard
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Good atmosphere and place to chill, friendly staff, theres a great choice of whiskey and amazing music.

Thank sophie-millie

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