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Food and restaurants in Hafnarfjordur

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Farm to table Icelandic cuisine with a modern Scandinavian twist. Menu changes daily depending on season. We recommend you go there for Icelandic fish for lunch or step in during the evening for a more upscale experience and perhaps a cocktail. Run by a young local couple. Note they are closed on Mondays. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
“It is a very beautiful building with a lot of history. There is also every year a Viking festival. You can have a lovely dinner at Fjörukráin Viking restaurant it is open daily from 6 pm - 10 pm. They serve lamb shanks, sheep heads, minke whale, the traditional Icelandic meat soup, dried haddock, many types of fish, the traditional skyr and many other desserts.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fairly new bakery serving sourdough bread and heavenly buns. It became an instant hit with the locals. Eat there or take away. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Diner
“The restaurant "Tilveran" is situated in the centre of the town of Hafnarfjörður, right by the harbour in it's friendly surroundings. A charming restaurant that puts emphasis on quality.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This house, known as A.Hansen house is of great historic interest. Since its one of the oldest houses in the town of Hafnarfjörður. The oldest house in town, the residence of noble Bjarni Sivertsen , now the town´s museum is adjuvant to A.Hansen and was built in 1803-1805. Only few steps further is the Icelandic Maritime museum. A. Hansen was built in 1880 by marchant Knudtzon, but his father had taken over the commeree on the site after Sivertsens death in the turn og the century. From 1898 there was frequent change of owners of this house, most being Danish Merchants.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great lobster salat and Lamb, cheap coctails - compaired to other places in Iceland. Warm enviroment”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Saffran is just around the corner. It is about a minute to walk there. Saffan offers healthy food. Pizza pies, kebab and more. With a exotic taste.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Dominos, always good, on Tuesdays they have a 1000 kr offer, a medium pizza with three toppings for 1000 kr :) ”
  • 5 locals recommend

Cafes

Coffee Shop
“The best coffee in Iceland in a friendly and cozy environment. Great view of the harbour, pets allowed, home made food and baked goods. Not to be missed on a visit in Hafnarfjordur”
  • 17 locals recommend
Café
“Is a nice coffee house that serves very nice coffee, food, and cakes. They have live music. open: Monday - Thursday: from 8:15-23:30 Friday: from 8:00-23:30 Saturday: from 10:00-23:30 Sunday: from 11:00-23:30”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bakery
“A local bakery. Very good and very Icelandic. Have the local "snudur" (snúður) for something special. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
  • 5 locals recommend
Juice Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends

Bakeries

Bakery
“Fairly new bakery serving sourdough bread and heavenly buns. It became an instant hit with the locals. Eat there or take away. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“A local bakery. Very good and very Icelandic. Have the local "snudur" (snúður) for something special. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
“My favorite bakery. Great soup and delicious pastries. My go to place on the weekends when I feel like treating myself but don't feel like spending too much on breakfast/brunch.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Kornið is an old bakery with all the typical stuff. Would recommend buying accessories in Bónus next door. I would however recommend Brikk instead.”
  • 1 local recommends