Dine with a local family in the heart of Tórshavn

Tórshavn - 18:30 - 20:30

Get a sneak peek into the daily life of a local family. Enjoy a warm meal and get at chat around the table about the country and the Faroese way of life.

Your host is Rigmor Dam, who is a historian, and a former teacher, journalist, politician and minister of culture of the Faroe Islands.




As a starter, you get a taste of the traditional Faroe Islands with a selection of local specialities.

For main course we serve at tasty Faroese dish, like roasted lamb, baked salmon or steamed cod, with garniture and potatoes. The first one to order, decides the menu for all: Lamb, salmon or cod. Others might enjoy the meal, if seats are left.

The event ends with coffee/the and sweets.

Including tapwater and a glass of vine, beer or soda.

No special orders.

Language: English, Danish and Scandinavian.


We live in the reddest house in town. Only 7 minutes walk from centrum, 3 minutes from the bus-terminal and ferry-station Farstøðin with the ferry Norrøna and the airport bus, and 2 minutes from Hotel Havgrím, Broncks Apartments and Hotel Djurhuus.

The address is: Trapputún 6, 100 Tórshavn.


Delicious and authentic
Thank you very much for a great evening! We popped in your daily life and enjoyed a delicious and traditional meal. It was a pleasure to talk and chat with you troughout the whole evening with all your explanations and stories about the Faroese food, culture and traditions. It will definitely last in our holiday memories :)
20/08/2022   Franziska Mooz

Highlight of the trip!
Thank you so much for welcoming me into your home this evening. I really enjoyed the food, conversations and your hospitality. It's been the highlight of my trip here in the Faroes. Such a fantastic program for culture exchange, I hope you continue to participate in it. ☺️
10/08/2022   Lar