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Sandholt Reykjavik

Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 3524
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (308 reviews)
“pastry” (139 reviews)
“quiche” (97 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast and had to come back another day for lunch. This turned in to getting a pastry and a cake to take away! Not somewhere to go on a diet, but a great spot for any foodie or someone wanting some...More

Thank LJP638
Reviewed 6 days ago

This cafe was located just below our AirBNB condo. Opens early at 6:30 AM, so those going on early morning tours come here to get breakfast and get a packed sandwich. Lovely restaurant, quaint, great selection of breads, pastries, chocolates and coffee. Limited selection of...More

Thank Travelbuff82
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I did not have full meals here, but an amazing collection of pastries. Expensive, maybe even expensive relative to the area, but well worth it for the quality.

Thank TomSpencer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good vibes and great bakery. A bit expansive though for the contents of food are really quite common.

Thank asilanom1029
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like most places in Reykjavik the food here was expensive but we quickly learnt that it was still cheaper to buy sandwiches from a supermarket or deli like this than buy food in the cafe's whilst on trips. The Sandholt was literally just a 2...More

Thank V1582KClaurab
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for breakfast, the pastries were delicious!! We will repeat tomorrow... modern and cozy at the same time, good for relaxing and re-warming....

Thank FamNomade
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to have a quality bakery on the main street. The croissants were fantastic and the bread was fresh.

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped twice for take away and coffee. Everything was excellent and a good value given that quality and Iceland prices. On weekends, the lines for sit down service were very long which I'm not sure are worth waiting for.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed near this bakery so ended up visiting multiple times as it was so convenient. You can get sandwiches for a day out, yummy pastry for breakfast or delicious soup of the day for lunch. You even get your butter served on an Icelandic...More

Thank Aniko S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If there is then I haven`t found it yet. As you walk through the door, the pastries and breads just look amazing. It`s pretty chilled out with lots of cushions on the benches. There is a wide range of options for breakfast including healthy ones...More

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Questions & Answers
7 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
Like most food in Iceland, it's expensive. 2 coffees, 2 cappucino and two muffins was about $30 USD
Bobby S
5 May 2017|
Response from Shasha_Nounou | Reviewed this property |
If they didn't reply, your concerns are founding. Just go early in the morning, take a number, get called and state your request. See what they can do for you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 551 3524
  • E-mail
We are a family run bakery and eatery in downtown Reykjavik. You can drop by from 6:30 every morning and enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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