Strandir Coast restaurants

Top Choice Icelandic in Norðurfjörður

Kaffi Norðurfjörður

Settle at a table overlooking the tiny harbour and let a pair of friendly women transform produce from the fjords and hills – the Icelandic lamb with bearnaise sauce and local cod with capes are renowned. Be sure to…
Cafe in Drangsnes


Malarkaffi, the cafe at Malarhorn guesthouse, serves a super array of Icelandic lamb and just-caught fish on its 2nd-storey verandah overlooking the fjord.
Cafe in Hólmavík

Restaurant Galdur

The menu changes daily at this friendly restaurant: look for fish fresh from the fjord, crispy pizzas and rhubarb with cream for dessert. Great outdoor tables when sunny.
International in Hólmavík

Café Riis

The town’s welcoming pub and restaurant is set in a historic wooden building with carved magic symbols on the bar. The nutty, sesame-crusted chicken is delicious.
Supermarket in Hólmavík


The biggest grocery shop in the area is by the N1 petrol station. Also has a small cafe.
Supermarket in Norðurfjörður

Kaupfélagið Norðurfirði

Well-stocked minimart by the town petrol pumps.