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ÁTVR (Liquor store)

ÁTVR (Liquor store)

Published May 27, 2010

In Iceland, alcohol isn’t sold in the grocery shops. You can only buy alcohol in the state-owned liquor stores named ÁTVR, usually called ‘Ríkið’. Twelve stores are operated in the capital area and one is located in the city centre. Common opening hours: Mon.–Thu. 11:00–18:00, Fri. 11:00–19:00, Sat. 11:00–18:00.

  • Address: Austurstræti 10a, 101 Reykjavík / other locations
  • Phone: +354 560 7700
  • Web: vinbudin
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