Food & Drink Jul 15, 2014

Blue Lagoon Introduces New Summer Menu

LAVA restaurant's new menu showcases the unique talent of their award-winning chefs.

LAVA restaurant is proud of it’s outstanding team of chefs, including the Nordic Chef of the Year and the Captain of the Icelandic culinary team, and the restaurant’s new summer menus were designed to showcase their unique talents. Built into a stunning lava cliff, with views over Blue Lagoon, LAVA is an unforgettable setting for a relaxed lunch, a family dinner or a romantic evening meal. All dishes at LAVA are created with an emphasis on fresh, dynamic flavors to match the inspiring setting of Blue Lagoon.

The new summer evening menu features a Tasting Menu, special Nordic Chef of the Year Menu, and an A la Carte Menu complete with starters, main courses, desserts and a children’s menu.

The Tasting Menu, inspired by Blue Lagoon’s surrounding nature, features four delicious courses served in an order best suited to delight your palate.

The Nordic Chef of The Year Menu was created in honor of Viktor Örn Andrésson, Head Chef at LAVA since 2010. Chef Andresson has a broad work experience in both Iceland and abroad, including at the Michelin star restaurant Domaine de Clairefontaine in Lyon, France. This menu includes slowly cooked cod with smoked langoustine salad, fried front rack of beef and beef cheek, and cranberries and organic dark chocolate.

A la carte options include seafood salad, torched salmon, pan fried blue ling, fried rack of lamb, and of course skyr, a special Norid Chef of the Year 2014 dessert and more. Visit Blue Lagoon’s website for more information on these new menus.

About Blue Lagoon

The single most popular tourist attraction in Iceland, Blue Lagoon is 100% powered by clean geothermal energy. Therefore, everything Blue Lagoon does is driven by a respect for the natural environment. Since its creation in 1976, has developed an exclusive range of products and services based on bathing in its geothermal seawater which is known for its healing effect and active ingredients including minerals, silica and algae. Today, Blue Lagoon is recognized as one of the wonders of the world.