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Lava Restaurant

) #1 of 9 Restaurants in Grindavik €€€€ Seafood, European,
240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 420 8815
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (178 reviews)
“cod” (96 reviews)
“tasting menu” (41 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, good attention to customers if they want to develop a luxury service they are already on the good way.

Thank Eugenio B
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Eugenio B, Thanks so much for sharing a nice review! We look forward to welcoming you again. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last month was my second visit to LAVA. Since I do not want "fast food", sandwiches etc, we had dinner at LAVA. My last visit was for lunch and they had a set menu which I loved. But there was not such offer at dinner....More

1  Thank ITGirlNYC
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ITGirlNYC, Thank you for sharing with us your experience at Lava. There might have been misunderstanding that the wine bottle was not supposed to be offered free to the Silica guests. We will definitely look into this matter further and make sure that such...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you book Blue Lagoon, there is an option to make a reservation for this fabulous restaurant. Just do it. It's miles from anywhere, and aside from a great atmosphere, the food & service was first rate. I very much enjoyed the Lobster Bisque/soup and...More

Thank codym481
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Codym481, Thank you for your kind words. Your praise means a lot to us and we will continue to do our best. Have a great day! Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Mom and I were in Iceland to celebrate her 80th Birthday later this year and we had an absolutely lovely afternoon/evening in the Blue Lagoon and chose to end it dining at Lava... we were not disappointed by this decision! I had the Beef...More

Thank Buddles1
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Buddles1, You are too kind! Thanks again for sharing a nice review. We truly look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The three course meal is a comparatively good value in Iceland given the high prices there. Our group sampled the fish, lamb, and beef tenderloin and everyone enjoyed their meals. The food was well-prepared and beautifully presented. The bread service included several kinds of very...More

Thank LauraG050
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LauraG050, Thanks so much for sharing with us a nice experience. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed every aspect of it! Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for a meal as part of your spa day. The food here is every bit as beautiful in presentation and as tasty as the other top restaurants in the country. Very well worth it.

Thank TravelinMan612
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear TravelinMan612, You are too kind. Thank you so much for coming and we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience! Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just did a two week restaurant tour of Europe and this was by far our favorite restaurant. The service was amazing! Everyone was so sweet and kind. We ordered the 3 course Icelandic meal and every bite was better than the last. The bread...More

Thank Modeljedi
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Modeljedi, Thank you once again. Your kind words mean so much to us and we will continue to do our best. We wish to see you again in the near future! Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant, great views and service. Was 2 people and got a few different apps and tried different dinners. Definitely worth it.

Thank hungryguy50
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Hungryguy50, Thank you for sharing a nice experience! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed everything and we hope to see you again. Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a nice soak in the lagoon we had a fabulous lunch in the Lava Restaurant. It is a bid pricey but the experience is well worth it. The menu has a la carte and prix fix. We had the 3 course which was excellent....More

Thank TonyN76
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TonyN76, Thanks for a nice review. Your praise means a lot to us and we are very happy to have welcomed you! Kind regards, Lava Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the lamb and beef after lounging in the Blue Lagoon. Both were the best meats we had on our 8 night stay in Iceland! I have to say it was a very nice end to our trip. They pour a glass of sparkling...More

Thank movedsouth
BlueLagoonIceland, Manager at Lava Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Movedsouth, How wonderful! Thank you so much for a lovely visit. We hope to see you again. Kind regards, Lava Team

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Garcia P
When is the Lunch time hour in Lava Restaurant that serve with lunch menu?
29 March 2017|
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Response from nameisjeff | Reviewed this property |
We went at about 7:30pm but I am not sure what time it starts from.
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lizabethb78
I have lunch reservations, is it necessary to change or are the slippers and robe acceptable to wear to lunch?
14 February 2017|
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Response from carlversuslife | Reviewed this property |
When I visited last month the restaurant was near full (approx 140 people), of which about 9-10 were in robes - just as a heads up... It's acceptable but you'll be very outnumbered.
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Margaret S
Are there any restrictions regarding dress code?
5 January 2017|
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Response from NurseRoodaal | Reviewed this property |
You must wear shoes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$56
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Grindavik | Blue Lagoon, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 420 8815
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