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3 Frakkar

Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 552 3939
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“halibut” (52 reviews)
“hash” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (52 reviews)
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Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is close to Main Street and in a great, walkable area. The seafood is extraordinary - I am not at all partial to Catfish, but this preparation was off the charts! Also you must try the Gravlax and Halibut. Outstanding menu and everything...More

Thank Sussie33
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dining at 3 Frakkar truly was a treat. This small, cozy restaurant is in a residential neighborhood, not in the tourist area, however it is quite popular, so I would recommend reservations. We didn't have reservations, but fortunately we showed up late enough (8:45-9) that...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at this restaurant after I saw a good review in an Internet article. I changed my booked from 6 to 7 which was easy as communication over email is excellent. It is a small restaurant but has a nice atmosphere. I ordered the...More

Thank ClareS1981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the place to go to if you want to try a variety of “adventurous” meats and Icelandic home food. Not truly refined cooking but truly adventurous like the type you may not find elsewhere: whale, puffin, horse, seabird, fermented shark and the other...More

Thank 1001night
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is tucked away in an almost residential area but worth the discovery. It's very small and be sure to make reservations. Had a wonderful meal of Plaice and Langoustine. My colleague had the lamb which was also excellent. Very friendly staff. Overall -...More

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK, so the decor, service or meal presentation isn't anything to rave about - but if you're a foodie & like trying new things, then you must come here. Having now tried horse & whale, I'm definitely a convert & the four of us certainly...More

Thank Brett P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great seafood restaurant. Small and quaint setting - I believe there were only 8 tables in the whole place. Absolutely make a reservation. The place was full the entire time we were there, and several people without reservations were turned away. The good reputation as...More

Thank mfolech
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This was our 3rd visit over the course of 6 or so years, and was every bit as fabulous as the first 2 times. Tonight we had the whale sashimi appetizer, the grilled lamb fillet, the whale steak and the skyr creme brulee. All were...More

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were there for dinner after the recommandations from Trip advisor and Lonely Planet. We were sitting in the small room next to the main room. The couple that came after us at the table next to us ordered before us. They...More

1  Thank FreddyFresh213
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is a great restaurant for anyone who want to have an "Icelandic" experience. They serve great seafood, puffin and shark for starters and the whale steak is one of the best in Iceland. the place is a bit small so make sure you make...More

Thank Stefanreyn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Baldursgata 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 3939
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