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$$ - $$$, European,
Klapparstigur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 2442
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Klapparstigur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Went in search of this place only to find it has closed down. So just wanted to let other tripadvisors know so you don't do the same. So went instead on a locals advice to a tapas bar round the corner- MAT BAR. Superb tapas...More

6  Thank kalps
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We went on Culture Day (Aug 19, 2017). To say the street was crazy is an understatement. We were hungry and had our 2 year old with us. We were able to find a table. The prices on the menu are a little high, but...More

1  Thank Allison C
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

If you are looking for dim lights, a pleasant and young atmosphere, and live entertainment, I'd suggest you visit this restaurant! The staff is nice and made the right suggestions, the location is at the heart of Reykjavik and has a very soothing atmosphere. Great...More

Thank valentinasandiego
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This restuarant was right across the street from my hotel, and after a day-long tour to the south coast it was a convenient choice for a weary traveler. It reminded me of a neighborhood joint at home where the live music was the star, and...More

Thank Bumpkins
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I am a local in Reykjavík and I'm used to the prices in Iceland. They are high, I know! But normally in a restaurant in Reykjavík you pay a price and get a big portion and great food. This was not the case here. The...More

Thank LulunOompa
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The happy hour chicken wings are yummylicious! Highly recommend them. Also their sourdough toast is quite good and their fish... mmmm, yumm yumm. Rosenberg has been known in Iceland as a kind of a dive bar, but the place recently switched owners and they are...More

Thank Thorbjorg S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I was happy with the service and small plates of food; it's a quiet spot to relax on the weekends. Came back twice during my trip to Iceland.

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

A great find! Full of locals, fish was amazing and the live band were brilliant. Really cool atmosphere.

3  Thank leah w
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I bought a chicken and some cake with a cream The chicken tasted ok but it was dry. The cream with the desert was vegetarian and did not taste like cream. The live music was great and the Irish coffee was fine too and with...More

Thank Hakon G
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this atmospheric cafe/bar during our recent visit to Iceland and thoroughly enjoyed both the food and the music. The food was the best we experienced during our stay, simply cooked and beautifully fresh Atlantic Char with lobster tails and jacket potato, highly recommended!...More

2  Thank beachlife21
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Questions & Answers
Robert J
28 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ibrowse | Reviewed this property |
if you want to eat and be near the artists book a table. You can just turn up to listen but you're likely to be at the back of the room.
Arne V
3 November 2015|
Response from Herdís T | Property representative |
Hi Arne and sorry for a late reply! I´m sorry to tell you that Café Rosenberg is closed on December 24th and 25th, as are many restaurants in Reykjavík! I think your best bet would be hotel restaurants which are almost... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 50
Bar, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 1:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Klapparstigur, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 551 2442
  • E-mail
Rosenberg Reykjavik, now under new management, is a Brasserie with local food, craft cocktails, bar menu, speciality coffee & live entertainment some nights. Rosenberg is a place where anything can happen, and probably will at some point
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