Food and fun festival in Reykjavik, Iceland

Food and fun in Reykjavik

Find cheap flights to Reykjavik with WOW air and have a real taste of Iceland. Food & Fun, held 26 February – 2 March, is a festival that mixes outstanding culinary skills and fresh natural ingredients, an Icelandic outdoor adventure […]


Speciality and gourmet foods in Iceland

Here we take a look at the classier, more unexpected side of Icelandic cuisine; whether you want local honey, organic produce, farmers’ markets, or something even more unexpected, this is a good place to start. Bees have lived in Iceland […]

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Pure Iceland

Icelandic restaurants enjoy some of the purest materials available, grown and caught in a pure and unpolluted natural environment. The Icelandic fish is renowned for its quality, harvested in a responsible manner, and produced to the highest industry standards. Icelandic […]


Good food, good drink. Ólafur Örn Ólafsson: An Icelandic foodie hipster

Text by Dísa Bjarnadóttir Among the many people in Reykjavík who like to enjoy good food and drink, Ólafur Örn Ólafsson (Óli Óla) is a rather well-known name. He is one of those people who seem to know just about […]

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Lækjarbrekka, meaning roughly ‘slope by the stream’, is a classical Icelandic gourmet experience. It has been there for over 20 years; but thanks to the décor and the building itself, it feels an awful lot older. This is luxury in […]

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Green Choice

Grænn Kostur, or Green Choice in English, is a vegetarian restaurant in central Reykjavík and one of only a handful of dedicated veggie places left downtown these days. The city’s longest-running vegetarian restaurant shut its doors for a refurb…in early […]



If you want a lively atmosphere, good value and good, simple food; SNAPS is the place for you. This modern, trendy bistro restaurant has a menu based on the French bistro concept; but unfettered by pigeonhole restrictions. Here you will […]



It would be silly to claim that the best tapas restaurant in the world is to be found in Reykjavík, Iceland. But it would be silly only because there are too many tapas restaurants in the world to visit and […]

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Sushisamba is still relatively new on the Reykjavík restaurant scene and is a novel, exciting and fresh dining experience. Not only is the Japanese/South American fusion food a delightful mash-up, but the décor and atmosphere are like no other in […]

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You know full well who Gandhi was. But he is also an Indian restaurant in the capital of Iceland. Luckily the restaurant is a suitable tribute to the great man’s name; being one of the best tasting destinations in the […]

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