Please check on our new Guide Binder web page specially made guide of all our interest and favorites to do in Reykjavik and out of town in Iceland
Here you can also book activities, transport and more.
FOOD & MORE
If you need to book a table at restaurants we will be glad to help you. Here below are our favorites.
Our most favorite restaurant is just on the ground floor, called KOL, dont miss that one www.kolrestaurant.is/en/. Our guest gets 20% discount of theirs popular set menus. Good selection of delicious steaks, awesome salmon and amazing desserts. https://www.facebook.com/kolrestaurant/videos/1874783152606535/
Also a big favorite, the next corners place ROK, great place to share small dishes, everything is good there www.rokrestaurant.is/ casual and comfortable atmosphere.
Further down the street Frakkastígur you find the bakery called BRAUÐ & CO www.braudogco.is very good to pick up some there. Very good new sourdough bread and delicious buns
Salka Valka – we love going there for lunch for theirs delicious fish soup and our guests have also 20% discount there with a special card
Kaffi LOKI. Traditional food. Breakfast and lunch. Nice to sit down and enjoy the view to Hallgrímskirkja Church www.loki.is
On Laugarvegur the main shopping street you will find our favorite Pizza and Pasta restaurant ITALÍA www.italia.is I recommend to book a table if you are going for pizza 552 4630
Also a good pizza both to take a way and seat in is ELDSMIÐJAN which is very close to our apartment only few minutes away on the corner of Bragagata and Freyjugata https://www.eldsmidjan.is/#/
Walking up our street you will see many nice icelandic stores, restaurants, coffee like the oldest on called MOKKA Kaffi, I suggest you try it, placed where all the old art masters and many important icelanders used to stay.
Here are few restaurants on the street that we can also recommend
Sjávargrillið – seafood www.sjavargrillid.is/en/
Núðluskálin – nooles www.nudluskalin.com/
Block burger www.blockburger.is/ if you want to pick up good burger, placed on the corner of Bergstaðarstræti by the parking house
and also very close
SNAPS www.snaps.is/en/front/ our favorite brunch - Breakfast every morning from 7AM – 10AM, Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays, Kitchen open until 10PM and 11PM over weekends, 3min. Walk - Our favorite is the onion soup and avocado toast
SUSHI SOCIAL www.sushisocial.is/?lang=en – more that just the best sushi in town, great cocktails and atmo
More good restaurants further down town that we can recommend within few minutes of walk is:
SUMAC www.sumac.is/ Placed on Laugarvegur very close by, good one, fusion
GLÓ – vegan food www.glo.is/ on Laugarvegur/Klapparstígur corner
GRILLMARKAÐURINN www.grillmarkadurinn.is/en/ - amazing place
FISKMARKAÐURINN www.fiskmarkadurinn.is/ - best fish restaurant in town
APÓTEK www.apotekrestaurant.is/?lang=en – good food and atmo
For more lighter street food perhaps for lunch you can walk up the main street Laugarvegur where you will find Noodle Station, asian soup very good one and a little bit further a very popular food court place called HLEMMUR mathöll where you will find many places together on one spot
On the old harbor if you go there for example for whale watching then don´t miss the best burger in town or even the world (placed also in London, Berlin, Copenhagen on more) the Icelandic concept BULLAN (Tommy‘s burger joint) www.bullan.is must if you want great burger
Normally there are parking spaces in front and around our building, FREE from 6pm - 9am normal days and on Sundays on other time it cost 190 isk / 1,50 usd per hour.
Just a steps away or by the church and the streets around there are a lot of FREE PARKING
You will find groceries in the next house to ours, opens very early and closes very late. For more selection and a bit cheaper price you will find BONUS discount store on the main street Laugarvegur, 6 minutes walk