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Gamli baukur

Hafnarstett, Husavik 640, Iceland
+354 464 2442
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“arctic char” (30 reviews)
“barley risotto” (10 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Hafnarstett, Husavik 640, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with friend in Husavík and had dinner at Gamli Baukur Recommend the Lamb it is amazing wake up thinking about it Perfectly cooked and the salat really good gave me a new view of salat We will be back

Thank Unnur A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the best fish restaurant you can find on the whole island. Auf Deutsch: Hingehen und genießen ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Wilfried L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh produce, imaginative flavour combinations, good presentation. Staff very friendly, efficient. Good views of the port, lovely interiors. Prices are very fair for quality delivered. Highly recommend.

Thank Jumana N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After our 3 our whale watching excursion we grabbed dinner at this restaurant. The fresh catch and seafood was delicious and definitely recommend those traveling through Husavík stop by for a meal.

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended as an easy, fun spot with good food. Bar is open until midnight, however kitchen closes at 10.

Thank Royal R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to eat here after whale watching. Cute little restaurant and we sat on the patio as it was a nice day. Seafood soup was phenomenal and accompanied that with a salad which was flavourful and large. Very good price for the amount of food...More

1  Thank Karina F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch early dinner after out whale watching adventure. The food and service were both good and the building clean and quaint.

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious food. 3 fish dishes, 2-3 meat, 1 burger and 1 veg-meal. Entrees/desserts of course as well. We had the cod and the fish of the day (which was in our case cod as well, but served differently). The barley our dishes came with...More

Thank stalfred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped into this spot after 3 hours on a whale watching excursion that featured minke and humpback whale along with lots of wind, at least 8 foot swells and bucket loads of cold rain. The attentive staff had a little difficulty with the bar...More

Thank Krishoutx
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Went there after whale watching, fish soup was excellent, cod special was very good. Cool atmosphere, typical Icelandic prices, good value in comparison to other places we have been.

Thank SteveD43
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hafnarstett, Husavik 640, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Husavik
  • Phone Number: +354 464 2442
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