Reykjavik Restaurants

The dining scene in Reykjavík has diversified a great deal in the past few years: traditional Icelandic restaurants now face competition from restaurants serving Asian, Italian, Mexican, Indian, and vegetarian fare. A recent trend has seen the emergence of several upscale establishments emphasizing locally grown ingredients and new Nordic cuisine.

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  • 1. Grandi Mathöll

    $ | Vesturbær

    This beautifully designed food hall may not be that big, housing just seven food stations, but it brings together some of the most exciting spots...Read More

  • 2. ROK

    $ | Miðbær

    The plokkfiskur (fish stew) at this local favorite is the perfect thing to warm you up on a cold night. The restaurant also hosts a...Read More

  • 3. Skál!

    $ | Hlíðar

    Located in the Hlemmur Mathöll food hall, Skál! offers elegant Icelandic platings in a casual setting. The best part is that prices are much more...Read More

  • 4. Slippbarinn

    $$ | Vesturbær

    A port in all weather (especially for local professionals and tourists), this hotel bistro-bar—which also hosts the Reykjavík Bar Summit—has played a key role in...Read More

  • 5. Snaps Bistro Bar and Restaurant

    $$ | Miðbær

    Always bustling, this popular bistro bar is famous for its weekend brunch and attracts a lively group of locals, whose musical inflections mingle nicely with...Read More

  • 6. Tides


    Led by Michelin-starred chef Gunnar Karl Gíslason, this cozy restaurant nestled inside the Reykjavik EDITION Hotel is a fantastic spot for a celebration dinner. There...Read More

  • 7. Eldur og Ís

    $ | Miðbær

    "Fire and Ice" does two things really well: ice cream and crepes. You can choose from the menu they've put together, or you can make...Read More

  • 8. Emilie and the Cool Kids


    French-inspired pastries and baked goods are served at this popular coffee shop. There isn't a ton of seating, but you can take the items to...Read More

  • 9. Hnoss


    Located inside of Harpa Concert Hall, Hnoss is the newest endeavor from Fanney Dóra, the chef behind local favorite Skál! Naturally this is a great...Read More

  • 10. Ísbúð Vesturbæjar

    $ | Vesturbær

    You'll find a line full of locals winding out the door of this ice-cream shop during the summertime. They offer two kinds of ice cream:...Read More

  • 11. Kaffitár

    $ | Miðbær

    This is a name you'll see all over Reykjavík—Kaffitár is where Icelanders grab a coffee on their way to work. Some might call it a...Read More

  • 12. Kopar

    $ | Vesturbær

    With a name that means "copper" in Icelandic, Kopar is known for its harborside location and intriguing cocktail menu that brings locals and travelers alike...Read More

  • 13. Lækjarbrekka

    $$$$ | Miðbær

    Set in one of the oldest houses in Reykjavík (built in 1834), this restaurant serves a wide range of dishes, from salads and soups to...Read More

  • 14. Reykjavík Röst

    $$ | Vesturbær

    Head to Reykjavík Röst to enjoy a harborside coffee. If caffeine isn't your thing, opt for the well-loved hot chocolate....Read More

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