Italy’s best export has landed in Reykjavik. Owned by Italian expats with nearly 25 years of experience in the business of gelato, Gaeta’s offering is made up of an ever changing variety of authentic flavors made with the freshest Icelandic ingredients.
Consider this your one stop shop for independent Icelandic fashion. This buzzy co-op is owned by five Icelandic fashion designers you’ll want to get to know.
A tried and trusted favorite with locals that serves up French inspired cuisine. Hot tip: The restaurant is always busy and has a no reservations policy so show up early to experience the magic.
Get lost in the olfactory world of Sigurrós’s Jónsi and co. Any trip to this otherwordly boutique is an immersive experience. Fischer is a space and place that is an art installation in and of itself.
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An integral part of Icelandic culture, this mighty little hot dog stand dates back to 1937. Hot tip: Ask for ”Ein með öllu” and wash down with an ice cold Coca-Cola.
A local legend as far as bars go. A night at Kaffibarinn is a night you’re bound to remember. Hot tip: Don’t wear your finest rags as you’re likely to get spilled on, it’s part of the charm.
Iceland’s premier destination for any film lover. This gorgeous arthouse theater has a total of three screening rooms in addition to a cute cafe and bar. At Bíó Paradís you can find the freshest programming in European film, thought provoking indies and documentaries as well as special screenings of beloved cult classics.
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An official Michelin guide pick with a menu made up of Lebanese and Morrocan inspired cuisine.
Unisex fine jewelry by Icelandic goldsmith Orri Finnbogason & Helga Friðriksdóttir. The perfect place to indulge in special pieces to be treasured forever.
MAT BAR offers up a fresh and fun seasonal menu, inspired by the simplicity of Italian cuisine mixed with nordic food traditions.
Pop by Kalda showroom to try on handmade leather shoes from this small Reykjavik based design house making big waves in the fashion world.