Top things to do in Moskenesøy

Top Choice Cafe in Sakrisøy

Anitas Sjømat

Part delicatessen and part waterside cafe, this fab place sells all sorts of stockfish snacks, Kong Oskar sardines and dishes such as uncommonly good fish soup, fish cakes, fresh shrimp and fish burgers – our favour…
Top Choice Norwegian in Hamnøy


Under new management since 2015, this fabulous restaurant inhabits an 1882 building and Noemi and Mikael Björkman serve up a seasonal menu with the freshest fish imaginable. Try the smoked shrimp or cod tongues for …
Top Choice Bakery in Å


In a building that dates from 1844 and whose stone oven dates from the same year, this atmospheric bakery is the essence of Å. It turns out fresh bread every day, plus a small number of other pastries, among which i…
Top Choice Museum in Å

Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum

This museum takes in 14 of Å's 19th-century boathouses, storehouses, fishing cottages, farmhouses and commercial buildings. Highlights (pick up a pamphlet in English at reception) include Europe's oldest cod-liver-o…
Norwegian in Sakrisøy

Underhuset Restaurant

The Sakrisøy Rorbuer's more formal (though only just…) restaurant doesn't mess around with a wide variety of dishes – it's cod/bacalo, sirloin of ox or a bucket of shrimp. And they're all exceptionally good. A terri…
Seafood in Å

Brygga Restaurant

Hovering above the water, this is Å's one decent sit-down dining choice. The menu, as is right and proper in a village with such a strong fishing tradition, has a strong focus on things with fins but there are other…
Museum in Å

Lofoten Tørrfiskmuseum

The Lofoten Stockfish Museum is housed in a former fish warehouse. You'll be bowled over by Steinar Larsen, its enthusiastic, polyglot owner, who meets and greets every visitor. This personal collection, a passionat…
Seafood in Sørvågen

Maren Anna

Maren Anna is at once restaurant and cafe. Serving its mainstay of fish, bought daily fresh from the quayside, portions are generous. For a table with views over the fishing boats below and what's claimed, tongue-in…
Art Gallery in Reine

Galleri Eva Harr

Artworks by renowned Norwegian artist Eva Harr seem perfectly at home in this Reine gallery, within walking distance of some of Norway's most spectacular views. Harr's works appear in galleries across Norway, but th…
Museum in Sakrisøy

Museum of Dolls & Toys

In Sakrisøy, Dagmar Gylseth has collected more than 2500 dolls, antique teddy bears and historic toys over 20 years for her Museum of Dolls & Toys. There’s also an affiliated ­antiques shop upstairs.