The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Iceland

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Iceland. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2860100
2Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande RéserveChimay4738100
3To Øl Dangerously Close to StupidTo Øl52798
4Borg Garún Icelandic Stout Nr. 19Borg Brugghús32097
5BrewDog Jack HammerBrewDog122397
6BrewDog Hazy JaneBrewDog22097
7BrewDog Punk IPA (5.6%)BrewDog220296
8BrewDog Jet Black HeartBrewDog76895
9BrewDog Elvis Juice (2016 -)BrewDog94695
10La Trappe TripelLa Trappe Trappist - Abdij O.L.V. Koningshoeven (Bavaria)173693
11Borg Úlfur Úlfur Double IPA Nr. 17Borg Brugghús10393
12BrewDog 5AM SaintBrewDog187392
13Borg Giljagaur Nr. 14Borg Brugghús5591
14Einstök Icelandic Toasted Porter Einstök Ölgerð79789
15Gæðingur Tumi Humall IPAGæðingur Brugghús10088
16BrewDog Dead Pony (Club) Pale AleBrewDog143387
17Einstök Icelandic Wee HeavyEinstök Ölgerð18485
18Founders DKMLFounders Brewing Company37285
19Einstök Icelandic Winter AleEinstök Ölgerð6382
20Borg Myrkvi Nr. 13Borg Brugghús16581
21Gæðingur Stout Gæðingur Brugghús12180
22Borg Úlfur India Pale Ale Nr. 3Borg Brugghús19379
23Viking Íslenskur Úrvals StoutViking Ölgerd10573
24BrewDog Cloud CartelBrewDog2972
25Einstök Icelandic DoppelbockEinstök Ölgerð31972


1Borg Surtur 8.8Borg Brugghús1098
2Borg Surtur Nr. 38Borg Brugghús4698
3Ölvisholt LavaÖlvisholt Brugghús62498
4Borg Garún Icelandic Stout Nr. 19Borg Brugghús32097
5Borg Surtur Nr. 30Borg Brugghús12397
6Borg Surtur Nr. 47Borg Brugghús4696
7Borg Garún Icelandic Stout Nr. 19.1Borg Brugghús9794
8Borg Surtur Nr. 8.2Borg Brugghús1093
9Borg Úlfur Úlfur Double IPA Nr. 17Borg Brugghús10393
10Borg Giljagaur Nr. 14Borg Brugghús5591
11Borg Surtur Nr. 8.4Borg Brugghús990
12Borg Surtur Nr. 8.6Borg Brugghús2990
13Borg Surtur Nr. 8.5Borg Brugghús989
14Einstök Icelandic Toasted Porter Einstök Ölgerð79789
15Ölvisholt Röðull India Pale AleÖlvisholt Brugghús3488
16Gæðingur Tumi Humall IPAGæðingur Brugghús10088
17Borg 9 + 1 anniversary theme beerBorg Brugghús1188
18Borg / Cigar City Aycayia Nr. C4Borg Brugghús3186
19Einstök Icelandic Wee HeavyEinstök Ölgerð18485
20Ölvisholt Ship-O-Hoj Hoppy Wheat BeerÖlvisholt Brugghús1084
21Einstök Icelandic Winter AleEinstök Ölgerð6382
22Borg Myrkvi Nr. 13Borg Brugghús16581
23Gæðingur Stout Gæðingur Brugghús12180
24Borg Úlfur India Pale Ale Nr. 3Borg Brugghús19379
25Gæðingur BarleywineGæðingur Brugghús976

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Icelandic Beercenter - Bjórsetur Íslands
Hólar () +354 8944771
Mikkeller & Friends Reykjavík
Reykjavík () 354 437 0203
Micro Bar and Bed
Sauðárkrókur () 4673133
Skúli Craft Bar
Reykjavík () 519 6455
Micro Bar
Reykjavík () 865 8389