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Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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All reviews skewers lobster soup kebab fish bread potatoes soups arctic char langoustines great lobster hole in the wall minke whale whale steak grilled to perfection free coffee old harbour order at the counter
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cute place on the water. They offer Minke Whale. Looks like steak .. taste like liver and steak combined. And of course they have the touristy fermented shark. They have a dive in and out side of the restaurant and a nicer sit down side....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank m8kuprenee
Reviewed 2 days ago

Want a yummy and cheap (for Iceland) lunch? This is the place to do it. The lobster soup is fresh and filling and comes with delicious bread. Chunks of lobster in a rich creamy soup. And the grilled fish is always fresh. There are lots...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TabathaSoltay
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for supper with my husband and each had the lobster soup with chunks of fresh bread with butter, really delicious. We followed that with a skewer of scallops (approx 8), one of prawns (similar) and one of potatoes between us and that was more...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rips2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place gets very busy, they do have additional seating in the back but it does fill up quick. If they are super busy you can also get take-away and find a spot outside on a nice day. You have to try the lobster soup...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank shanc590
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having been to Volcano House and the Aurora Experince we had worked up a really good appetite. We came across Saegreifinn by chance and I'm so pleased we did! Fabulous special of lobster soup and a wide choice of skewers....shrimp was our choice but looked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Angela S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place has been around for ages and is well-known among the locals. It has a limited menu and most customers start off with a lobster soup with fresh bread and butter and settle down with the main course which are various kinds of seafood...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DoctorBakar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I found this tip on utube. We ended up going twice during our stay. The food was amazing. I have a shellfish allergy and they were very accommodating. My husband and friend tried the lobster soup and they said it was tremendous. It’s a must...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank dottym320
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very nice warm soup ! I had to ask for more bread twice but I like to be a demanding annoying customer. They said, « yes, ok sure » and there I was brought my extra bread. What a bunch of champs!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank V7946BJalexism
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a Gem of a find along a breathtaking waterfront. The seafood and fish kabobs are grilled to perfection.. the salmon was my favorite, and to top it off they serve Lobster soup with bread that was outrageously good, so grab a Gull and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Matisyahu D
Seabaron, Owner at Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Matisyahu! Thank you soo much for this amazing review and 5 stars! Appreciated indeed! Glad you came by and enjoyed a meal with us that seems to have left you very fulfilled :) The view from the harbour is unreal and doesn't get tiring....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best & cheapest place by far we visited in our short stop in Iceland. Great lobster soup & fabulous fresh prawns & scallops cooked to perfection. Quirky place, very down to earth, great.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank blueval
Seabaron, Owner at Saegreifinn - The Sea Baron, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Blueval! Thanks so much for the beautiful review and 4 stars. Very glad you enjoyed so much and you felt the prices were fair & liked our atmosphere. I hope we will see you again someday! :) Best regards !!

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Charlene B
24 July 2018|
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Response from DaisyDot24 | Reviewed this property |
The have lobster soup and skewers. The skewers depend on the fish of the days, but they had at lease 8 choices of fish plus veggies, potatoes, shrimp, and scallops. We found one fish skewer with a potato and veggie was a... More
8 May 2018|
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Response from jackholmes181 | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a car. we walked round town. the old part of the city is very walkable.
Danielle M
17 February 2018|
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Response from ReginaRed | Reviewed this property |
It is very near the Icelandair Marina Hotel. I’m not able to answer about juice or soda, sorry.
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