Icelandic Travel Market
Photo: Arinbjörn Hauksson

Icelandic Travel Market

Down town Reykjavík
Photo: Arinbjörn Hauksson

Down town Reykjavík

Lobster soup and good bread
Photo: Nanna Dís

Lobster soup and good bread

At restaurant Loki
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

At restaurant Loki

Delicious dessert
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Delicious dessert

Hallgrímskirkja church and Leifur the lucky one
Photo: Sheila Esponerio

Hallgrímskirkja church and Leifur the lucky one

Dried fish or harðfiskur as the locals call it
Photo: Nanna Dís

Dried fish or harðfiskur as the locals call it

Shark and Brennivín
Photo: Nanna Dís

Shark and Brennivín

Traditional Icelandic Laufabrauð
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Traditional Icelandic Laufabrauð

Icelander´s favourite mix of Malt and Appelsín
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Icelander´s favourite mix of Malt and Appelsín

Craft beer from BORG micro brewery
Photo: Nanna Dís

Craft beer from BORG micro brewery

Selection of beers available
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Selection of beers available

Making a toast at a local bar
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Making a toast at a local bar

Beer tasting at a local bar
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Beer tasting at a local bar

In front of the settlement exhibition
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

In front of the settlement exhibition

Brennivín is best ice cold
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Brennivín is best ice cold

Trying out a local delicacy
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Trying out a local delicacy

Lobster soup at the Sea Baron
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Lobster soup at the Sea Baron

Food tasting at Ostahúsið
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Food tasting at Ostahúsið

Selection of cheeses and other delicacies
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

Selection of cheeses and other delicacies

In front of Hallgrímskirkja
Photo: Björgvin Hilmarsson

In front of Hallgrímskirkja

Book your tour at ITM

Book your tour at ITM

Reykjavík by Food - ILR04

The different and delicious tastes of Reykjavík

Difficulty:

EASY

HARD

Price from:  

Adult: 13700

Departures: All year: Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays

Duration: 3 hours total (about 1h30 walking and 1h30 tasting)

Meeting point: ITM information Center Bankastræti 2 at 12:00

Group size: Minimum 3 persons*

We provide: Guiding and tasting

You bring: Clothing according to the weather and a hungry stomach

Note: Some dishes include alcohol, meat and fish, we do not adapt the tastes on the tour to any special requirements.

  • Tour Description

    Explore Reykjavik's food and restaurants and at the same time learn about Icelandic culinary traditions.

    Explore the streets of Reykjavík and visit restaurants for tastes of traditional (and sometimes bizarre) Icelandic food. Along your adventure, your host will introduce you to Icelandic food customs and traditions, suggesting different restaurants along the way. 

    We will stop at selected restaurants and cafés for a taste of the food we learn about. The tour starts from the ITM Information Centre on Bankastræti 2 at 12:00.

    Come to taste Icelandic food that you might have read about but have never had the chance to taste!

    *Please note that we require a minimum of 3 persons for this tour to be confirmed. If a minimum of 3 persons is not reached, we'll contact you within 24 hours prior to departure. 

    Price for children: 10-15 years: 6.850 ISK