East Iceland has a lot to offer for a travelling gourmet. The restaurants here are privileged in many ways. The natural surroundings from the coast up to the mountains and plains create a memorable experienced and they can choose from various, fresh and authentic ingredients and locally produced food according to the season.
They are everywhere. Quite a few are in the capital and larger towns, but some can be found in the most unlikely places such as an old barracks in a field or a shed by the sea.
There are plenty of restaurants all over the country, ranging from low to high prices and differing in quality, so there should be something to suit everyone´s needs. Whether you are interested in health food or something less wholesome, domestic or foreign cooking, it should be easy to find something tasty. In East Iceland there are numerous restaurants that offer diverse and exciting local delicacies that travellers will never forget.