Events in Reykjavik

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Reykjavik

Welcome

Login to your account below, if you do not have an account, select Register.

Or Login with your preferred Social Media Account

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Google

Register your account below, if you already have an account, select Login.

The Cheese Shop - Ostabúðin
MAKE ENQUIRY
Add to My Guide

The Cheese Shop - Ostabúðin - Reykjavik

Directions to The Cheese Shop - Ostabúðin

Are you a business owner in Reykjavik?

Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Reykjavik.

Find Out More

The Cheese Shop or Ostabúðin, as it´s called in Icelandic, is located on Skólavörðustígur - only a few steps off Laugavegur shopping street. The Cheese Shop, as the name indicates, offers a wide selection of cheeses but it´s much more than that. The Cheese Shop is first and foremost a gourmet shop. Besides all the cheeses you´ll find yourself surrounded with delicacies such as hot-smoked goose, cured lamb fillet, salmon tartar and goose liver pate.

The Cheese section has a variety of cow and goat cheeses. Besides the local Icelandic cheeses they also offer cheeses from Denmark, Norway, France, Italy and Spain.

The entrée and topping part of the shop is far from empty and offers several special meat and game products as well as four types of Icelandic salami, and of course the item no gourmet shop can be without; Italian Prosciutto.

If you happen to be in the area around lunch time you could also check out The Cheese Shop lunch specials. Every weekday they offer soups, fish of the day, salads and other light courses to for take-out or to eat in. This small eatery is known for their delicious dishes but only serves them from 11.30am-1.30pm, so make sure you are on time.

Address: Skólavörðustígur 8 , Capital Area, 101 View Larger Map

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

My Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Reykjavik.

Featured Guides

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik

Guide Options

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik

This guide has been created by a Reykjavik Local Expert.

By: Local Expert · 5 items

Fish Company - Fiskfélagið

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Reykjavik is home to many of the finest seafood restaurants in the world, one of which is Fiskfélagið, The Fish Company. Its main characteristics are quality, fun and f...

Kol Restaurant

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Kol describes itself as a "casual fine dining restaurant with a big bar." The name of the restaurant comes from the unique charcoal oven which lends a very special, rusti...

Dill Restaurant

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
On an island right by the Arctic Circle, where most vegetables grow only for a few short months in the summer, creating a menu from locally sourced ingredients all year r...

Grillmarket - Grillmarkaðurinn

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Grillmarket is a top quality grill restaurant located in central Reykjavik that focuses on haute cuisine, creative culinary and Icelandic ingredients. Icelandic tradition...

Laekjarbrekka / Lækjarbrekka

Top 5 Restaurants in Reykjavik
Laekjarbrekka is a renowned Icelandic restaurant located in central Reykjavik, in one of the city's oldest buildings, built in 1834. Laekjarbrekka is a sophisticated and ...

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland

Guide Options

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland

This guide has been created by a Reykjavik Local Expert.

By: Local Expert · 5 items

Goðafoss

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
The Goðafoss waterfall (In Icelandic, the waterfall of the gods), is one of the most impressive and larger waterfalls in Iceland. Located in the Mývatn district of Nort...

Gullfoss

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
Gullfoss is a beautiful and extremely popular waterfall in south-west Iceland which on sunny days can look golden in colour..........

Seljalandsfoss

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
This towering beauty boast a thin, but powerful water stream and is one of the most wonderful and attractive waterfalls in all of Iceland..........

Dettifoss

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
Dettifoss waterfall is the most powerful waterfall in Europe, with the greatest volume with 500 cubic metres of water plummeting over the edge of the waterfall every seco...

Skógafoss

Most Popular Waterfalls in Iceland
Discover Skógafoss, an enormous waterfall in Southern Iceland. Here you can walk along the top of the waterfall and then continue to the rest of the area where even more...

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Featured Guides

Create & Share Your Own 'My Guide to Reykjavik'

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Featured Guides section

Lists

Part of the My Guide Network

My Guide Reykjavik is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 100+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations