Reykjavík has the best range of places to eat in the country, mostly packed into the downtown area around Laugavegur and Austurvöllur square. Restaurant prices tend to be high, though, which may deter you from eating out on a regular basis and draw you towards self-catering, at least during part of your stay. The best supermarkets in the city centre include: 10–11, close to the Austurvöllur square at Austurstræti 17, which, confusingly, is open round the clock; and the larger Bónus, at Laugavegur 59.

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