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££££Italian, European,
Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 519 9700
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
Italian, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is not the cheapest but definitely has great food. It's located at the top floor of Harpa and has tables all around the glass walls so the view is marvellous.

Thank AroundTheBusiness
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing view, for minutes I only admired the view. pleasant atmosphere , the tables are sufficiently spaced apart , i like this, you have a private sphere for the guest .delicious food, nice serving, nice, helpful staff.

Thank norabaksa
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This restaurant was not only beautiful but so handy in the Harpa (which is Reykjavik's theater and music center). If you are there during the cold season and want to see a production or event, this is a wonderful option to not have to go...More

Thank Janice N
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I went to Kolabrautin, for the first time, for Christmas dinner with my family. Nice looking place with great view. The food was more or less disappointing. The salmon was way too salty and the peppercorn sauce with the main course was so spicey it...More

Thank Kristín K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a business dinner on Wednesday and it was excellent, both food and service and the view over the town center and old harbor of Reykjavík was superb. On the menu there was pizza which was very good.

Thank dorikjartans
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We had booked a show at the beautiful Harpa Operahouse . Before the show we intended to visit the in-house 4th floor restaurant Kolabrautin. Our hotel hotel receptionist promised to make the booking whilst were out touring a few days before. When we returned she...More

Thank havardk2014
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We have dined here twice before and were very satisfied with the food, service and the great view from the dining room. Now they seem to have changed the concept of the place and it was not to our liking, but I guess they need...More

Thank Sigrún
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Nice restaurant on top of the Opera house with a good view at the Marina. The food is quite simple and tasty. Though the place looked a bit empty despite quite a few people in. It definately misses music. Overall quite a good restaurant with...More

Thank Reloncher
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The view was FANTASTIC and the Harpa is just an amazing place in itself. I ordered a kind of deconstructed piece of toast with eggs and bacon and some shrimp. It was really good and fresh tasting. I also ordered some fried whole small potatoes...More

Thank Vanessa R
Reviewed 9 July 2017

we had white wine with the first course, since i do not do fish they gave me a yummy salad with root beast and cheese and nuts and onions....delicious bread. The lamb was so good....I am not an all the time lamb eater...but the reason...More

Thank 66travelor
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Janet C
16 July 2015|
Response from Kolabrautin | Property representative |
Hi Janet! Thanks for a great question. The dessert contains four textures of raspberries, dried, frozen, fresh and compot. Then we make a milk ice cream and lay it on top of the raspberries. Atop the ice cream we place our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$70
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurbakki, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Miõborg
  • Neighbourhood: Miõborg
  • Phone Number: +354 519 9700
  • E-mail
Kolabrautin Ristorante is located on the fourth floor of the Harpa concert hall. We offer Italian cuisine paired with local ingredients, providing our guests with a taste of Iceland merged with Italian traditions. With spectacular views, in Iceland's most phenomenal building, a trip to our restaurant is a must for anyone that enjoys good food and beautiful surroundings.
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