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Date: 2019-11-04

The Noodle Station

The Noodle Station has been operating for some time and it is a real neighborhood favorite. Their Thai noodle soup with veggies can also be available for a cost below 1000 ISK (8,5 USD) which is a rare find in Iceland. The soup with beef or poultry comes in approximately 1600 ISK (13 USD).

The Bæjarins Beztu

The Bæjarins Beztu hot dog stand is situated downtown nearby Austurvöllur and should not be hard to find since there's generally a line. In spite of all the lines, it remains the ideal place to grab a fast bite to eat.

The most well-known hot dogs on the planet? Catch an Icelandic-style hot dog with all the regional toppings; ketchup, Icelandic candy mustard, deep-fried onion, fresh onion, and a mayo/sweet enjoy mix that's to die for. The cost for one is roughly 500 ISK roughly 4 USD.


Icelanders are experts at crafting baked goods and bread that will have you overlooking Iceland when your plane takes off. You may visit some of the regional bakeries and pick a sandwich or bun and have the servers set butter, cheese, and ham on it for you to get a fantastic price.

But make certain to check out the pastries also.

Svarta Kaffid

Soup in a bread bowl for 1950 ISK (16 USD) and not just any soup, the owners are the sort of individuals who actually concentrate on their cooking and place their heart and soul in it. Svarta is just one of the more affordable places to eat if you're trying to find a wonderful spot to sit at but not blow your budget. An escape to Svarta Kaffid is almost always a great one!

Reykjavik Chips

Tucked away on a side road of the primary Laugavegur you'll get the vibrant Reykjavik Chips. Their key lies in the title, only the best processors in Reykjavik. And by fries, we imply French fries (such as fish and chips). Their sauce choice is otherworldly!

Reykjavik Chips is also a superb stop for vegans. They'll serve your requirements.

Their rates are super reasonable, which range from 750 ISK (6 USD) into 1350 ISK (11 USD) for your household.


Mandi might be a sudden find in Reykjavík because it provides true Allied food (Middle Eastern). The owners moved from Syria to Reykjavík a couple of years ago and since opening has become a neighborhood favorite for Middle Eastern treats. They offer fair rates and a great variety for vegans!

Tuesday is the least expensive day from the week to get some yummy comfort food in Iceland. Since every Tuesday you are able to purchase a medium size pizza with three toppings for just 1000 ISK (8 USD). Just don't forget, this bargain is right for pick-up just!


Should you ask about hot subs, then Hlöllabátar and Nonnabiti would be the 2 replies that the sailors will give. These subs are proven to heal even the roughest of hangovers. The one issue is that folks have a tendency to take sides. Some adore Nonnabitiothers adore Hlöllabátar, there are no 2 ways about it!

As for me, I favor Hlöllabátar since their rates are actually reduced. Their subs vary from 1450 (12 USD) into 1650 ISK (13,5 USD).


Who does not love a fantastic Ramen? This one provides some heavenly amenities!

Check out Ramen Momo through lunchtime since they have a fantastic lunch deal; 1890 ISK (16 USD) for any bowl that you need along with a side dish. Ramen Momo is situated near to the Old Reykjavik Harbour where travelers meet for Whale Viewing Tours so it's a fantastic choice before or following a tour.

Pro-tip: you can avail of the special discount for orders if you bring your own container.


This yummy and healthy restaurant initially opened in Westman Islands but has since opened another one in downtown Reykjavík. They create everything from scratch from ingredients that are amazing but nonetheless, the cost is quite fair. That is where if you would like to consume in a beautiful setting, with nice decoration and receive superior food for a good price.

That can be your stop if you're seeking to attempt genuine Icelandic food but nevertheless maintain your financial plan. You truly can not beat their prices because of the high quality and yumminess they supply. They charge just 1500 ISK (12,5 USD) because of their breakfast buffet, that provides Icelandic Skyr, waffles, salmon, serrano, granola, pastries, soup, fruits, coffee, tea and much more!

If you receive a sim card in Nova or even Síminn you may download their programs and in the program find incredible offers.

Iceland Tuesday Offers

We weren't kidding when we mentioned Tuesdays would be the cheapest. Icelanders have a complete site devoted to the offers on Tuesdays. The only real catch is that you may want to employ a translator or just run the text via Google Translate.

The Appy Hour App

The Appy Hour App is designed to assist you to discover the most affordable drink at Happy Hour and is a fantastic way to try out some local craft beer. Since one thing is for certain, there's tons of it!

Purchase alcohol in the airport on arrival

The taxation for any alcoholic beverage in Iceland is ridiculously high, which may definitely hit your wallet hard in the event that you want to enjoy an ice-cold brew or a cocktail lounge. However, fear not, the remedy for this dilemma is to purchase your alcohol in the airport, in which it's tax-free. Along with the traditional global offering, you may even get genuine Icelandic liquors and sailors' beers.