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Kryddlegin Hjortu

Hverfisgata 33, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 588 8818
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mexican, Indian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Hverfisgata 33, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

I still dream about this place! The food was spectacular!! We walked here after visiting Harpa --it took us between 10-15 minutes. We had the lunch time buffet for 1890 ISK --this is offered only on weekdays til 2pm. On evenings and weekends, the price...More

Thank triptik123
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We just finished our meal here. The food was very tasty period it was fresh, and the selection was good. A mix of Indian Mexican and Middle Eastern dishes period if you come here I recommend that you choose a mail that comes with the...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We entered Kryddlegin Hjortu, purely by chance. A lucky choice. There is an unusual menu with mainly Indian food but a small choice of other foreign meals. Prices are on par with other Reykjavik restaurants and the meals for our party of four were delicious....More

Thank alister b
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Been here twice while in Reykjavik. Great food and excellent service made us go back and it was good value for money, which can be hard to find in Reykjavik

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The salad bar and soup selections really are excellent and composed of excellent fresh ingredients. If you don't have a lot of time, just get the soup and salad and start helping yourself immediately. If you order a meal from the menu, you'll ultimately be...More

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

While not a vegetarian restaurant, it was veggie friendly. My husband had a couple of choices and went with the spinach lasagna with veggies. I had the fish of the day with a cilantro (or coriander as they called it) sauce with couscous. He thought...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Although this a predominantly Indian food restaurant, I opted for the quesadilla choice and really enjoyed it. It came with cheese sauce, salsa and sour cream on the side. The server even asked asked me if I wanted the jalapeño that was part of it...More

Thank imgreengranny
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Me and my girlfriend went here twice to fill our travelling stomachs with amazing fresh salads and a range of soups (Icelandic Lamb Stew was the s@#t!) and the second time around we got free Middle Eastern desert straight from the smiling chefs. Great price...More

Thank Belly131
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is quite a simple restaurant close to but away from Reykjavik's Main Street. However it is nicely appointed and comfortable. It has a small Asian menu. It also has a good all you can eat soup and salad bar. There is a choice of...More

Thank Elspeth B
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my SO came for lunch and had to wait for nearly an hour for our meals being prepared. I had to go myself to ask the staff what was up, as they seemed neglect us totally. The waitress did later come to apologize...More

Thank Janne H
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2015|
Response from hera58 | Property representative |
Hello if it is a group ,yes you need to order a table 2 people no i dont think you need to :)
Cathy M
12 February 2015|
Response from hera58 | Property representative |
Yes we have :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hverfisgata 33, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 588 8818
  • E-mail
Hello, we have something for everybody, we have our famous Soup and Salad Buffet. Now our Menu has grown. Now we have Mexican Fiestas, Indian specials, Amazing Fish Dishes and our gourme Lasagne Veggie or Beef. Our Chicken is Free range from Isfugl. Our food is made love and healing. Our Saladbar is unlike anything, we have a great selection and always 4 soups 2 Vegetarian and 2 Chicken soups and on Thursdays we have our famous Lamb Soup. Hverfisgata is open Mon-Tuesd-Wedn from 11:30 - 21:00 and at Thurs-Frid-Saturd 11:30 to 23:00 and Sundays 17:00-22:00.
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