A visit to Viðey Island during the Advent has become an annual event for many families, company gatherings and various groups. Instead of the traditional Christmas buffet chef Friðgeir Ingi presents an entertaining Christmas festival on Friday and Saturday evenings from 21 November to 13 December.
Viðeyjarstofa og Viðeyjarkirkja
The Christmas Festival in Viðeyjarstofa has gaind a considerable attention over the years. This year it will consists of a delisious five course dinner and we set out to create a warm and relaxed ambience in this historic house. Chef Fridgeir Ingi and his team at Gallery Restaurant are preparing the festival for the fifth year in a [...]
Over 100 guests came sailing over to Viðey Island to learn the art of carving Icelandic leaf-bread. Our hostess, Margrét Sigfúsdóttir, showed people how it‘s done but she‘s the head of Reykjavik’s Home Economic School. In the little kitchen at Viðeyjarstofa our chef managed to fry 500 beautifully carved breads in just a few hours. [...]