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Reykjavík Restaurants Offer Free Kids’ Meals During Gathering Ban

By Larissa Kyzer

Gleiðipinnar, a capital-area restaurant corporation, is offering free children’s meals for customers ordering take-away from several of its restaurants, reports.

Customers will receive one free kid’s meal for each regular main ordered at Hamburger Factory, Pita, Blackbox, American Style, or Shake & Pizza. The offer is valid every day, any time during opening hours while the gathering ban remains in place.

Gleiðipinnar has teamed up with taxi company Hreyfill to facilitate home delivery, which is free for orders of ISK 9,900 [$72; €61] or more. Orders that don’t meet the minimum will be delivered for a fee of ISK 1,500 [$11; €9]. Customers can also place their orders online at

“It’s important now that we, as a nation, cultivate positivity and look on the bright side,” remarked Gleiðipinnar spokesperson Jóhannes Ásbjörnsson. “This is going to end, and although this blasted virus is tiresome, we’re not going to let it get us down. Icelanders never give up.”

Opening hours at restaurants offering the free kid’s meal deal are as follows:

American Style: 11:30am – 9:00pm, m-f; 5:00pm – 9:00pm, sat-sun / 517 1818

Black Box: 11:30am – 2:00pm and 5:00pm – 8:30pm, m-f; 5:00pm – 8:30pm, sat-sun / 546 0321

Hamborgarafabrikkan / The Hamburger Factory (Höfðatorg): 11:30am – 8:30pm, m-f; 5:00pm – 8:30pm, sat-sun / 575 7575

Hamborgarafabrikkan / The Hamburger Factory (Kringlan Mall): 11:30am – 8:00pm, m-f; 5:00pm – 8:00pm, sat-sun / 575 7575

Pítan: 11:30am – 9:00pm, m-f; 5:00pm – 9:00pm, sat-sun / 562 9090

Shake & Pizza (Keiluhöllinn Bowling Alley at Egillshöll): 5:00pm – 9:00pm, daily / 517 1819

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