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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Narfeyrarstofa restaurant and café is the oldest operating restaurant in Stykkishólmur. It’s a family business and is open all year round. Narfeyrarstofa’s menu features inventive dishes served artfully in the beautiful surroundings of the restaurant, where utterly charming views from the premises bring life to the atmosphere. There is a strong emphasis on creativity in the kitchen, and it is safe to say that craftsmanship is held in high regard, as the ingredients are of the finest quality and sourced locally wherever possible. Narfeyrarstofa’s chefs prepare all ingredients from scratch, and the kitchen makes use of a powerful meat processor as local meat is prepared in different ways for the
$7 - $38
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, International
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Old traditional house close to the harbour in this lovely seaside village on the Snæfellsnes peninsula. The food is generally on the expensive side but it is excellent. They also have burgers but a traveller would be missing out not trying the local fish or,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank thorbreidfjord
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in today from the rainy outdoors. The service was excellent and menu was varied. We both highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jgabel4954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal in a very busy restaurant, if you want to eat here make sure you book, it's worth it. Staff were really friendly and explained the menu very well. Also answered questions about ingredients. They are very busy but still had time for us...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tony s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our dinner here. The restaurant is very cosy, and the service is very pleasant and professional. We had cod which was good, and a pasta. Both tasty, generous portions.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gavagai18
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

I have been to this place before and it was fantastic. Last time I was there, Yoko Ono appeared, with friends!! This time I came back with great expectations. I was completely on my own, except some locals that came and fetch their takeaway. I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank haukh2016
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

The best place for us so far, the food was delicious and the service nice, informative and fast. After an Iceland-winter day, a warm fish soup is a must. For the main course we’ve had pan fried scallops and cod fish. Both amazingly tasty and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tanya_Taralunga
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We stumbled across this place because it was right across from our hotel and wound up loving it so much! After some bad experiences in the first few days of our trip, this spot was such a shining gem and made our trip! Wonderful meal,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ble369
Reviewed December 17, 2018

We stumbled onto this place when we were looking for coffee, and all the other coffee shops were closed. We ended up having coffee and staying for lunch! The coffee was very good and we really appreciated the vegetarian options for lunch. The staff is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ernesto_ruiz_photo
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 13 people having lunch at Narfeyrarstofa restaurant in village of Stykkishólmur. The place was extremely busy but service excellent. Food was amazing for everyone in the group. He village Stykkishólmur is a beautiful Icelandic fishing village with Danish roots dating...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EgillJ
Reviewed November 28, 2018

We took a day trip from Rek to this Northwest peninsula and happened to stop in for lunch. Restaurant is tucked back in this quaint little town near the harbor and has a great ambiance to it. The fish my wife and I had was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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August 19, 2016|
Response from drzx2 | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Monday, and am not sure about Sunday. The season is VERY short and I think they opened that day about 5:30 or 6pm It was July4, 2016. I had the hotel call the restaurant first, and at about 6:00pm it was... More
August 12, 2016|
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Response from nokkvi71 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I live in Iceland my friend works at the restaurant. Do you want me to arrange this for you ?
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