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Bjargarsteinn mathus

€€ - €€€European, , Seafood
Solvellir 15, Grundarfjorour 350, Iceland
+354 438 6770
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (36 reviews)
“seafood soup” (26 reviews)
“scallops” (24 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
17:00 - 23:00 Hours
European, Scandinavian, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Solvellir 15, Grundarfjorour 350, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my husband and sister after a long day of traveling on the road. Being a vegetarian in Iceland, I wasn’t sure what to expect when it comes to dining in restaurants, but I was pleasantly surprised by the amazingly delicious...More

Thank Divya S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cozy little restaurant with view of the Kirkjufell mountain. I ordered the lamb and it was delicious. Portions are also very generous.

Thank Smridevan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the expensive side, but what isn’t in Iceland. I had the shell fish soup and blue mussels which I could have done without. It was a lot of food I arrived when the place was crowded, yet was accommodated on a small table in...More

Thank jackietrehorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here one night on our driving trip around the ring road in August 2018. It was recommended by the hotel we were at. We had no reservations and they were busy but we had very good service and the food was very...More

Thank Don A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a fantastic time watching the rock in front of us disappearing in the darkness whilst being served innovative decorated excellent seafood

Thank barbaraebner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has a delightful ambience. The dining room is furnished tastefully with attention to detail as is the food! The starter of scallops with apple and warm salad was delicious. Our host for the meal was knowledgeable, friendly and polite. The generous portion of...More

Thank RobClarke99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful resturant with amazing food and services! Stilish interior design with excellent view of Kirkjufell Mountain.

Thank Flavius R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A perfect mix of a informal restaurant with a high class kitchen. Menu changes based on what they get - fish soup was exellent, mussles fresh and tasty, salmon made to perfection with an outside crispnes and juicy inside. Highly reccomended!

Thank gkfld
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Iceland for ten days doing the ring road and this was the best location and meal we had - hands down! Amazing food, friendly staff and reasonable prices (by Iceland standards). We still talk about our food here - how tasty it...More

Thank TBWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would consider this a 5 Star Restuarant. Menu and venue were small and quaint allowing for personal attention. Located with a beautiful water front view. Portions were large with unique choices - no beef. We had horse, chicken stew, lamb and catfish. Side dishes...More

Thank bret k
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Questions & Answers
7 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Selma R | Property representative |
Richard Leeds and Geraldine Leeds Yes Pleace contact us if you want to make a reservation. mathus@bjargarsteinn.is Best wishes Team Bjargarsteinn
Allison D
28 January 2016|
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Response from Carlos C | Reviewed this property |
I believe winter hours are limited to dinner only.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Solvellir 15, Grundarfjorour 350, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Grundarfjorour
  • Phone Number: +354 438 6770
  • E-mail
On Snaefellsnes peninsula, in the harbour area of Grundarfjördur town, stands a small house named Bjargarsteinn. The house was transported 140 kilometers from Akranes town to its current location, where it has a new role as a restaurant. Bjargarsteinn's menu caters to both local and international taste buds and will include seasonal dishes that are bound to be a delicious treat for all food connoisseurs.
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