Bæjarins Bestu Pylsur Tryggvagotu 1, +354 511 1566. Located off a big parking lot behind the old town, this food cart reputedly serves up the town’s best hot dog and has been doing that since 1937. Icelanders love their hot dogs, which are made mostly from free-range, grass-fed, organic, hormone-free Icelandic lamb. Ask for one with everything--“ein með öllu”—and you’ll get ketchup, sweet brown mustard (“pylsusinnep”), remoulade sauce (a mix of mayo, capers, mustard, and herbs), raw onions, and crispy fried onions. Pointing at the condiments you also works.
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