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Stofan Cafe

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Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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09:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Charming cafe with a very convenient location, right in the city center. We stopped quickly for a cafe latte to get out of the rain and ended up taking our time and staying for a while. The cafe wasn't overly busy, but did have a steady stream of customers due to its convenient location. I would recommend stopping here at... More 

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Schwyz, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Young and international crowed, nice coffee and cakes, cozy atmosphere, but: when we entered all (!) guests where starring at there devices! Therefore: no noise :-)

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Thank Sumsara
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and good service. But the downside of the experience is that the place is very cramped so it is not for people with claustrofobia. The tables and chairs were tilting which was very annoying when you eat or lean on the table.

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Thank Kirstin H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best in iceland! Just have a try you wont be disappointed ♡ Cold wet day and it fairly warmed me up the barmen were so nice and friendly

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Thank Sinead K
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Iceland and on our first day we spent the day getting our bearings around Reykjavik. The weather wasn't much fun either and by 1pm fish I was desperate for a sit down and a drink. Stofan looked really inviting. The menu was organic and healthy and the cakes and pastries looked amazing. I had a gluten free... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Iceland and were walking around Reykjavik when we stopped for a quick bite to eat - I had read an Icelandic locals blog and I knew that they did some vegan options, on this basis I believe that all of their soup bases are vegan. I enjoyed a sweet potato and lentil soup which was really lovely, it's... More 

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Thank srw1302
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cosy inside with a real authentic feel. Great mixture of furniture make the place. We had some nice hot chocolates and coffees for a quick warm up before heading to the harbour.

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Thank Keith H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This old house, used to be home to an wonderful antique store, now it is a coffee house and equally wonderful. It is good for a cup of coffee or tea with a cake, but just as lovely for a glass of wine or a beer with friends. They have a room that can be reserved for larger parties and... More 

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Thank Brynja H
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee shop that also serves food. A really cosy and friendly place. Right in the heart of the old town.

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely venue, really quaint and food decor. Service is pretty rubbish, no friendly smiles or happy to help attitude. You carry your own drinks from the order point to your table (even though there was 4 members of staff behind the counter) and breakfast menu was limited. Nice enough but nothing special for me.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 546 1842
Description
Stofan Cafe (The Livingroom Cafe) is located in the heart of Reykjavik, in one of the city's oldest houses, built in 1842. Stofan Cafe offers quality coffee from India, E.Africa and Latin America. Also, the best alvailable local beers plus s wide range of fine wine along with selection of spirits. Come enjoy one of our comfy sofa's with good music and a candlelight

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