Eat like the locals
Gamla Kaupfélagið is a popular place for locals to meet foreigners
For more than three years, Gamla Kaupfélagið has been one of the most popular restaurants in Akranes, enjoyed by locals as well as tourists. With a great variety of dishes, this restaurant can satisfy every hungry customer.You name it!
From popular pizzas, pasta and burgers to soup, barbeque ribs and lamb fillet. You will find something appetising as you shuffle through this big menu! Open from noon till ten in the evening, this is the restaurant
where locals stop by for the big salads, yummy pizzas baked in a brick oven on birch, Icelandic lobster soup or the homemade ice-cream.
Good food doesn’t have to be expensive
"Portions are not small here", says Gísli Sigurjón Þráinsson, restaurant manager. Taking that into consideration, you will not have to take a lot of money out of your pocket to dine here. Don’t worry about not finding a table. The restaurant takes up to 230 people, nicely divided into two rooms and a terrace for sunny
A bar after 10
The last food order is normally at 10 p.m. But on the weekends, Gamla Kaupfélagið turns into Akranes’ local pub, where folks enjoy a drink with friends and chat till 3 in the morning. It is often a venue for troubadours and concerts. So, come and enjoy the local atmosphere with the friendly people of Akranes!