Our partnersLobsterhousePosted : November 8, 2017 By : icelandiclambTags:restaurants The Lobsterhouse was built in 1838 and is located at Bernhöftstorfa, downtown Reykjavík. Stephen Gunnlaugsson, the head of state, built the house. Through the years it has hosted famous Icelandic poets like Hannes Hafsteinn and Stefán Thorarensen. Filters: AllrestaurantsreykjavikretailhotelsAward of excellenceOrder: LatestMost popularA-Z Sjávarborg Down by the shore at the lovely little town of Hvammstangi, Sjávarborg is in renewed house originally built as a slaughterhouse. The menu it focuses on the bountiful area and it is easy too, surrounded by beautiful scenery, encompassed by local fisheries and farms. Aalto Bistro Visitors to AALTO Bistro can sample for themselves the work of this creative chef Sveinn Kjartansson. In true New Nordic style, the food at AALTO Bistro draws on fresh, local, healthy produce, ingredients which change with the seasons. Reykjavík meat Reykjavík Meat is a new steakhouse that has opened in down town Reykjavík. Situated on Frakkastígur 8.