Kaffi Torg – Café and Bistro

Located in Glerártorg Shopping Centre, where they serve a varied grill menu and wine. During lunch, every day of the week, they offer prepared hot dishes on a buffet – fish, meat, salad and soup. The café serves a wide range of delicious homemade cakes, bread and coffee drinks

Glerártorg Shopping Centre
Dalsbraut, Akureyri
+354 462 2279 | www.kaffitorg.is

DJ Grill

DJ Grill is many things, homely and comfortable, yet new and exciting. A great place to sit down with the family, have burgers or sandwiches, as well as steaks and chicken. DJ Grill is a restaurant that can just as well dub as a sports bar or a take-away place that’s perfect when you need something quick!

Strandgata 11, Akureyri
+354 462 1800

Bláa kannan café

Good coffee and great atmosphere are the hallmarks of Bláa kannan café. Not only can you get delicious cakes and sandwiches all day long but they also serve a delicious light lunch and soup.

Hafnarstræti 96, Akureyri
+354 461 4600

Múlaberg bistro & bar

Located on one of the most scenic corners in town, Múlaberg is where the finest Icelandic ingredients meet bistro cuisine. It offers one of the greatest selections of wines and cocktails in the north of Iceland.

Hafnarstræti 87-89, Akureyri
+354 460 2020  |  mulaberg.is

Akureyri Backpackers

Located in the heart of town, Akureyri Backpackers is a great place to meet other travellers, share stories and enjoy quality food and a great selection of beers. The menu is simple and tasty, with no formalities or fanciness, just simple quality!

Hafnarstræti 98, Akureyri
+354 571 9050

1862 Nordic Bistro

Focuses on dishes of Nordic origin with local food in the leading role. On the menu are open Danish sandwiches, lamb and seafood dishes, coffee, cakes and beverages. They serve a brunch buffet every Sunday and the patio view of Eyjafjörður and the mountains across the fjord is incomparable. 

Hof, Strandgata 12, Akureyri
+354 466 1862  |  www.1862.is

Akureyri Fish

Local food – Local beer – Local love

Fresh fish is their pride and joy but their fish soup and plokkari are second to none in taste and style. Try some fermented shark with Icelandic Brennivin to prevent catching a cold. No visit to Akureyri is complete until you visit Akureyri Fish.

Strandgata 12, Akureyri
+354 414 6050


If you’re looking for healthy fast food, look no further! Lemon serves deliciously refreshing juices, made on the spot with fresh and nutritious ingredients. If you’re feeling hungry, add a tasty sandwich to your order for a healthy and filling meal!

Glerárgata 32, 600 Akureyri


First and foremost a seafood restaurant with a broad selection of dishes as well as sushi and some meat dishes, Rub23 has the goal to offer varied, simple but exciting choices for a broad group of customers.

Kaupvangsstræti 6, Akureyri
+354 462 2223

Ísbúðin Akureyri

Ice Cream and Coffee

A fantastic ice cream parlour in the heart of Akureyri, where you will find a wide selection of soft ice cream, gelato and slurpees but also coffee drinks and cakes. The parlour is also famous for their freshly made sandwiches with homemade pesto. 

Geislagötu 10, Akureyri
+354 461 1112