Top ChoiceIcelandic in Heimaey


Lively Slippurinn fills the upper storey of a beautifully remodelled old machine workshop that once serviced the ships in the harbour and now has great views. The food is delicious Icelandic fare with a level of...

Top ChoiceFusion in Heimaey


Fresh fusion food is done with care, using organic, healthy ingredients in this jolly wood-floored dining room with coloured chairs. Menu items range from goat cheese and beet salad or avocado, hummus and pesto...

Seafood in Heimaey

Einsi Kaldi

On the ground floor of Hótel Vestmannaeyjar, Einsi Kaldi is Heimaey's highest-end dining experience, with well-crafted seafood recipes and modern mood lighting. The Vestmannaeyjar-born chef creates dishes like...

Pizza in Heimaey


Top spot for a pizza. All pies are cooked in a wood-burning oven. Classic styles include margarita and calzone, plus some more bonkers flavours such as 'deluxe' lobster pizza and the 'pizza dessert' with Nutella,...

Icelandic in Heimaey


With giant windows looking onto the harbour and comfortable, modern decor in slate and wood, Tanginn makes for a fun stop for fresh fish, burgers, crêpes, creative salads and the like. Dishes are well presented...

Bakery in Heimaey

Stofan Bakhús

Delicious baked goodies from chocolate cake and fresh bread to pastries. Top-notch coffee drinks, too.