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Kef Restaurant & Bar

) #5 of 28 Restaurants in Keflavik ££ - £££ European, International,
Vatnsnesvegur 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik 230, Iceland
+354 420 7011
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (14 reviews)
“lamb” (22 reviews)
“teriyaki” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, International, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Vatnsnesvegur 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik 230, Iceland
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Reviews (123)
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic food. We tried the creamed fish soup to start, followed by the lamb and beef for our mains. All were exquisite and ended up being one of the best meals for our entire trip.

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Staff were helpful and friendly. We explained that we had a Northern Lights tour to go in less than an hour and they made sure the food came quickly. The food was lovely, wish they had more choice and were open for lunch too as...More

Thank h07pb1
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear H07pb1 Thank you for your positive review. Hope to see you again soon. Best

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy yourself, nice people, polite staff. Will return in my next visit. You should add to your tour in Iceland, and reasonable prices too.

Thank Ian M
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Ian Thank you so much for your time and your positive review. And your comment on pricing is spot on compared to rest of Iceland. Best

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Loved it we were in there at sunset time. The staff were accommodating and polite. The meal was great! Thank you.

Thank Nizam M
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Nizam Thank you for your time to review us so positively. Hope to see you again soon. Best

Reviewed 12 March 2017

Most flights from North America arrive in Iceland between 4:30-6:00 am. A great place to stop for breakfast is Hotel Keflavik, which offers a buffet breakfast starting at 5:00 am. We enjoyed a delicious meal including eggs, toast, meats and vegetables. More important - the...More

2  Thank R0nus
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is small but cozy. The food was tasty and really delicious. Even the menue for the kids was great. We will be back!

1  Thank Madelaine K
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Madelaine Thank you so much for your good review. Hope that we see you really soon! Best

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Very limited menu, and for a restaurant specialising in fish only had 1 cod left and 2 fish gratin. On the positive side the waitress was friendly and the food that was served was nice. We had previously booked weeks in advance a table for...More

Thank NeilLanning
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Mr. Neil Thank you for your time to review Kef restaurant. A small restaurant has often a small menu - especially when they only serve fresh food as Kef restaurant does. At your time of visit there was a fisherman's strike - resulting in...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Only consolation to the awful hotel is the nice gentleman working in the restaurant. Food is very expensive but was very nice

Thank Shumina R
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Shumina Thank you for your review. Food at Kef is at least 10% cheaper than in Reykjavik but on par in US and UK. Hope to see you again. Best

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful surroundings & outlook, especially if it's snowed as you have full glass windows.especially nice for couples as quite low light in the restaurant. Would be equally as lovely in summer too. Food is excellent for the price and service is efficient but not too...More

Thank pranayamabarb
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Pranayamabarb Thank you so much for your time to leave such a good review. Hope you do come again ! Best

Reviewed 13 January 2017

very small menu but a very nice menu and when the food arrived it was lovely. its a very small resturant but very stylish and they make you feel very welcome. Prices are not to bad if you compare it to some places you go...More

Thank Terry I
GunnarIngi66, Public Relations Manager at Kef Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Dear Terry Thank you so much for your time to write a great review. Hope to see you again soon. Best

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$50
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vatnsnesvegur 12 | Hotel Iceland, Keflavik 230, Iceland (Formerly Cafe Idno)
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Keflavik
  • Phone Number: +354 420 7011
  • E-mail
Description
KEF is a glass-enclosed restaurant attached to Hotel Keflavik. We serve International and Icelandic cuisine. Please note! It is recommended to reserve a table in advance by phone or by email. Hope to see you soon.
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