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Want a good cup of coffee or maybe a little slice of cake? Sit and relax at one of the Westfjords cozy cafés.

Sheep Farming Museum
The Sheep Farming Museum is an interesting and entertaining exhibition about the Icelandic sheep and sheep farming. The exhibition focuses on providing diverse entertainment for all ages. The children can enjoy themselves in their own room, in which are toys and colour books, while the grown-ups can view the exhibition. The museum also has a small science room where people can take a look at various things through a microscope. One of the main attractions in the Sheep Farming Museum are the lambs, which the visitors can feed with milk from a bottle. Sævangur also houses a small and cosy coffee bar where guests can sit down and relax over a cup of coffee and genuine Icelandic cakes and bread. Handicraft- and souvenir store placed in the lobby of Sævangur sells crafts made mostly by locals. The museum is located 12 km. south of Hólmavík Opening hours June 1st - August 31st: Week days: 10:00-18:00 Saturdays: 10:00-18:00 Sundays:10:00-18:00Open on request during winter.
The Seaweed baths introduce a cosy blend of health and relaxation while enjoying a great view of the sea and countryside. At Sjávarsmidjan we welcome our guests to a traditional atmosphere in an old workshop that has been restored to preserve its characteristics. Our guests have the possibilities of combining both the seaweed baths and café or just simply relaxing over a cup of coffe and waffles with an intriguing view of Breiðafjörður. Guests also have the possibility to rent swimwear and towels, which makes it easier for anyone who passes by to drop in with out much notice.. The Café offers a simple menu with drinks and waffles alongside products from the nearby region and in connection with sea and seaweed.
Guesthouse Malarhorn
Guesthouse Malarhorn is located in the fishing village Drangsnes in Steingrímsfjörður, only 30 minutes drive from Hólmavík. Malarhorn offers various accommodation, double rooms with private bathrooms, small apartments and sleeping bag accommodation all with full breakfast. Geothermal swimming pool and a local food restaurant is next to the house. Malarhorn Travel also offers three hours long bird watching tours to the Puffin Paradise Grímsey in Steingrímsfjörður. Sea-angling tours are also possible.
Fisherman Café
Visit the local favourite, the CAFÉ at Sudureyri, at the heart of the town. It is a special place to be as it obtains its relaxed atmosphere and cozy environment not only from the people who work here, but also from the sum of historical parts and relicts it is made of. Enjoy wonderful refreshments, surf the Internet, book your tour, buy local artwork and discover district relicts.
Stúkuhúsið - Café / Restaurant
Stúkuhúsið café/restaurant has a great location in the middle of the town Patreksfjordur, right next to the pool. The view from Stúkuhúsið is stunning, overlooking the fjord. Available is soup of the day with freshly baked bread. Homemade cakes, espresso coffee and delicious local food. For opening hours and further information, please visito our Facebook page or our website,
The Icelandic Sorcery and Witchcraft Museum
The Museum of Sorcery and Witchcraft was opened in the summer of year 2000 and attracts around 11 thousand guests every year. The exhibition tells the story of the witchcraze in Iceland in the 17th century and how witchcraft is presented in our folklore. Guests will learn about certain witchcraft cases and about different witchcraft like necropants to gather money, find a thiefe and wake up the dead.   Location: HolmavikTel: (+354) Open all year.Summer hours: May 15th - September 3oth: 9:00-18:00Winter hours: Oktober 1st - Mayl 15th: Mon-Fri 12:00-18, Sat & Sun 13:00-18:00
Gamli bærinn Brjánslæk
Three bedrooms with shared bathroom (2 wc 1 shower) in an old house, built 1912. In the same house is a coffeehouse/café during, summertime at 12:30-17:00 o´clock. There is also fossils exhibition, and information about the settler, Hrafna Flóki, who named our country Iceland. Beautiful nature to go for a hike. We also produce and sell food from our own sheep farm.

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Heimabyggð Café Aðalstræti 22b 400 Ísafjörður 6974833
Gamla Bakariið Aðalstræti 24 400 Ísafjörður 456-3226
Bakarinn Hafnarstræti 14 400 Ísafjörður 456-4771
Húsið Hrannargata 2 400 Ísafjörður 4565555
Hotel Reykjanes Reykjanes 401 Ísafjörður 456-4844
Bókakaffi Bolungarvíkur Aðalstræti 21 415 Bolungarvík 456-7554
Víkurskálinn Bolungarvík Þuríðarbraut 13 415 Bolungarvík 456-7554
Litlibær Skötufjörður 420 Súðavík 695-5377
Gunnukaffi Café Hafnarstræti 11 425 Flateyri 456-7710
Hnjótur Museum Hnjótur, Örlygshöfn 451 Patreksfjörður 456-1511
Cafe Dunhagi Sveinseyri 460 Tálknafjörður 662-0463
Vegamót Tjarnarbraut 2 465 Bíldudalur 4562232
The Icelandic Sea Monster Museum Strandgata 7 465 Bíldudalur 4566666
Númi guesthouse Núpur 470 Þingeyri 844-0064
Simbahöllin Fjarðargata 5 470 Þingeyri 8996659
Jón Sigurðsson Memorial Museum Hrafnseyri, Arnarfjörður 471 Þingeyri 456-8260
Café Riis Hafnarbraut 39 510 Hólmavík 451-3567
Norðurfjörður Café Norðurfjörður 524 Árneshreppur 451-4034