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Restaurant Myllan

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European, Scandinavian, International
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Hotel Reynihlid, Lake Myvatn 660, Iceland
+354 464 4170
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Miami, Florida
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411 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were staying at the Hotel Reykjahlid and had dinner at the sister hotel, Hotel Reynihilid. The restaurant’s name is Restaurant Myllan. It is hard to find a bad meal in Iceland! This was another delicious meal. But the meals had better be good, for the price they cost in U.S. dollars. This one was $98.00 for the two of... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had dinner in Restaurant Myllan. Classy interior. Friendly staffs. The home made tagliatelle con verdure with garlicbread (ISK 2900) and club sandwich with chicken, bacon, vegetables and mustard saure (ISK 2800) are tasted great.

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Thank Sashaze
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

The service was excellent, Paul who was on duty that night was very attentive to my needs, providing full details on the items on the menu and always double-checking that the meal was to my satisfaction. The Arctic Char was very well prepared, the Geysir bread served was very wholesome and local. The restaurant has a good wine list as... More 

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Rochester, New York
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141 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

This restaurant is in the Hotel Reynihilid, beside Gamli Bar. The restaurant is nice inside , spacious and clean. Wait staff were friendly and attentive. We ordered mushroom soup for appetizers and a pate. For dinner I got the fish special which was an arctic char, pan fried, It was very fresh and good. 2 of my party ordered the... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Do not eat here. From start to finish it was a disaster. In all my 52 years on the planet this is in the top ten 'worst meals' We ordered a bottle of white wine which was served by a waiter who'd had a charisma bypass. The wine was left on the table, then 10 minutes later an ice bucket... More 

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Thomaston, Georgia
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143 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

This hotel restaurant was billed as the best and most upscale in Myvatn, but it is over rated. We started off with the fish soup which was acceptable. The dinner entrees we chose were the risotto and Icelandic Char. The risotto was dry, not creamy and lacked much flavor although it was supposed to be sundried tomato and blue cheese.... More 

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Thank Luke M
Zurich, Switzerland
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47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Yes, the decor is outdated, but this is not the problem. The food and service are. Food: - very small, but expensive starters. Seafood soup watery, lukewarm and hardly any fish for approximately 2200 kroners. Same prices as much richer soup at Ranga hotel. - main dishes arrived late, lukewarm (my husband's) or cold and overcooked (mine). - we returned... More 

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2013

We ate here twice during our stay in the hotel and on both occasions the food was very good, however on one of the nights we had to wait for 50 minutes before our first course arrived - and no one thought to explain what was happening before we complained. For the cost (which is expensive) it was therefore disappointing.... More 

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Thank George J
Switzerland
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522 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 523 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

The staff - especially the lady serving us - is very moitivated and interested in happiness of the guests. Even special wishes are fullfilled with a big smile: we asked for a tasting menue (although this was not mentioned on the card), and a combination of the best dishes have specially been prepared for us, without any surcharge. The choice... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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77 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013

Arriving late and very wet in Myvatn, we had a warm welcome and some very good food in Restaurant Myllan. The food was good enough to encourage us to book for a second night. Fresh local produce - the Arctic Char especially recommended. Friendly service. The only downside was the rather dated and sterile dining room

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$65
Cuisine
European, Scandinavian, International
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Reynihlid, Lake Myvatn 660, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Lake Myvatn
  • Phone Number: +354 464 4170

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?