Thorbergssetur restaurant

Thorbergssetur Restaurant is a fully licensed restaurant  located in the cultural heritage center, Thorbergssetur Center which has seating for over 70 guests. The daily menu offers specialties such as the farm-raised Arctic char (trout) and lamb meat from the farm Hali as well as other traditional Icelandic food. 

The restaurant is open all year around from 8 am -9 pm serving breakfast, light lunch, coffee, tea, home baked cakes and a la carte menu in the evening. Group reservations are necessary. Limited opening hours 23, 24 and 25th of Dec.

For further details please contact us.

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Fun facts about Thorbergssetur restaurant

The restaurant and museum was opened in July 2006. The older part of the building, where the museum is, was before used as sheep stables. The building is designed with a several meters high bookshelf on the outside of the building. These are the books of the famous Icelandic writer Þórbergur Þórðarson who the museum is dedicated to. 


Customer Testimonials

First time in Iceland

First time in a guesthouse

First Northern Lights

Best lamb of my life

Thank you

Hope coming again!

Very nice place. Very nice people. Very good fish. Everything was perfect!


TEL: +354 478 1078 / +354 867 2900 -


Hali, Suðursveit
12 km from Jökulsárlón


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