La Vita é Bella
Offers a rich and diverse year-round program of excursions through the north – obvious destinations like Mývatn, Húsavík (for whale...
Akureyri Art Museum
The emphasis is innovation here, so expect sophisticated contributions from of a variety of local and international artists, from Goya...
Centre for Visual Arts
Escape bad weather with a browse at this newly formed centre, which combines the Akureyri Art Museum with a handful of local galleries...
More traditional and usually less boisterous than Sjallinn, this popular pub is down a lane behind Blaá Kannan. It’s the best place in...
A local favourite, this unpretentious, family-friendly option has an excellent all-you-can-eat soup and salad bar (Ikr1880), and a big...
Lonely Planet review
Come here for delectable Italy-meets-Iceland dishes (eg tagliatelle with lobster tails) plus an unsurprising but well-executed menu of pasta, risotto and pizza.