We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Skolavoerdustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 571 1100
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

2,618 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 2,190: English reviews
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

ate here last night after walking around for a bit looking for somewhere that didnt seem to busy! i ordered lamb tvenna (fillet of lamb) which was the best lamb i have ever eaten! perfectly cooked. it came with braised lamb shank, mash, parsnips and celeriac puree, it was all so delicious! beautiful restaurant, very nice atmosphere and friendly staff.... More 

Thank Nwillp
Reading, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just popped in to get some nice fish for my partner, but what a place! Very nice welcome, and spoke good English. Given a small bucket of bread, with some butter with a sprinkle of salt on top. Fish of the day was Pollack. So my partner ordered that. I love lamb, so I had the Lamb Shank with Fillet.... More 

Thank Nicholas W
Level Contributor
35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fabulous food & service can't fault this venue and would recommend this restaurant without hesitation. We had a set meal- fish soup , 3 fish platter, and the desert . The meal was well presented I would say exceptional everything was perfect. Although we arrived late on in the evening we were not rushed and enjoyed our dinning experience. This... More 

Thank zen15006
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We are all experienced world travelers havimg eaten in some of the best restaurants in the world. Everything about our experience and meal was perfect. Believe me when I say this place should not be missed. Every bite was a flavorful wave of cascading joy. We can't say enough about the experience and hope you are all lucky enough to... More 

Thank Jennifer D
Annapolis, Maryland
Level Contributor
142 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had about 90 minutes between tours to get dinner. Although they were totally booked for later, they gave us a table and served us an excellent dinner really quickly. The food was tasty and attractively presented. Prices were reasonable for the quality of both food and service. Wish we'd had more time to try more things on the menu.... More 

Thank jct263
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
85 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a recommendation from a local and wasn't disappointed I had the grilled langoustine and pork cheek and my wife the pork belly for entree. Both were exceptional . For mains we had the salted cod and the ling combined with Langoustine Topped it off with a great desert combo The service was exceptional., especially Safir who explained... More 

Thank Graeme S
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for my cousin's birthday dinner. Cocktails and food were very good. Our server Sophia was very nice and lots of fun. Highly recommend this place. Would go back again.

Thank scubafan39
Chester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a last minute cancellation here, and what a place to start our time in Reykjavik! Staff were friendly, laid back (despite having a large table of famous people arrive during our starter!), and knowledgeable about the food and local area. Decor and ambience were spot on, we were surrounded by drift wood and chunky... More 

Thank Jo R
Newtown, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of 5 dined here last Sunday night. Four of us had seafood dishes: Perch, Ling & Langoustine, and the Scallop and Tiger Prawn Pasta. One had the Grilled Pork Belly. We all had very good entrees. The pistachio cake for dessert topped off a wonderful meal. Also the wine & beer selection was very good. Service was great... More 

Thank JMH101
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For dinner we had the Atlantic salted cod and pasta with shrimp and scallops. Very tasty food! The staff was friendly and the service was quick! The prices were reasonable for Iceland (which is expensive). For two meals we spent $85. That did not include drinks or dessert. I would recommend if you are looking to for great food, friendly... More 

Thank TravelingKate81

Travellers who viewed Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill also viewed

Reykjavik, Capital Region

Been to Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17 - US$50
Steakhouse, Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolavoerdustigur 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 571 1100
In 2010 a young chef from Húsavík, was awarded Chef of the year 2010 in Iceland.The young chef, Gústav spent months traveling around Iceland looking for the real taste of Iceland, along the way he found a few things that are key items of the interior of the restaurant.Take a look at our menu, it will be our pleasure to fire up the old grill when you honor us with a visit.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill and other visitors
12 questions
Ask a question
Farnham, United Kingdom
8 months ago
Hyderabad, India
8 months ago
Novi, Michigan
over a year ago

See all questions (12)

Questions? Get answers from Sjavargrillid Seafood Grill staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?