A Setting for Every Mood

Gamla Kaupfélagið Extends its Selection

On a tranquil peninsula in Akranes you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find Gamla Kaupfélagið, a high quality restaurant, well-known for its menu’s wide range and popular with the locals and visitors alike.

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Gamla Kaupfélagið has recently added a tandoori oven to its repertoire, offering a variety of exciting Indian dishes. Gísli Sigurjón Þráinsson, restaurant manager, says that the Indian addition is another reflection of Gamla Kaupfélagið’s ambition to satisfy every customer. “We’re always looking for something new and exciting to keep things interesting and our customers seem to appreciate that,” says Gísli.

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Gamla Kaupfélagið can cater to almost all of their customers’ tastes, whether it be road-weary travellers looking for a quick snack, gourmands looking for something fresh and inspiring, romantic couples looking for a cozy night out or larger families looking for a complete package. “The pizzas and pastas are always popular, as well as our plentiful salads, for those who know they want those. But for those looking for a more unique culinary experience, our lobster dishes never fail to satisfy,” says Gísli.
gamla kaupfelagic icelandictimes icelandic timesGamla Kaupfélagið is located in a spacious house that was formerly a general store, providing each customer with an experience to suit their personal taste. After 10 o’clock on the weekends, the restaurant changes to a bar, where the friendly locals tend to gather after the working week. – VAG

Gamla Kaupfélagið

Kirkjubraut 11 • 300 Akranesi
+354 431 4343
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