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Mokka Kaffi

Skolavoerdustigur 3A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (14 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:30All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Skolavoerdustigur 3A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved the breakfast we had in this place specially the waffles that reminded me the Belgium ones, crunchy and just cooked. The coffe was also good but the price for a breakfast was expensive even for Iceland. Almost 30 euro a breakfast including two...More

Thank Angry_food
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first stop after arriving in Reykjavik. This is the oldest coffee house in Iceland and all the reviews were positive and true. The waffles and coffee were delicious. The place is small and you order at counter then sit down and they...More

Thank Lispony
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed this coffee shop. My friend and curled up in one of the booths and read for an hour or two while we drank coffees and watched people come in and out. We got there at 9am and the place was empty and began...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is Reykjavik's original coffee shop, and it Mokka Kaffi is a must. From the outside it is unassuming but inside, fantastic. The cappuccino is excellent and the waffles are brilliant, crispy yet fluffy. Mokka is straight down the street from Hallgrímskirkja Church, it is...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The 5 minute wait was worth it. Delicious waffles that you could smell on the street with great cream and jam. Pretty good mokka too.

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We stopped at this little cafe for hot chocolate. It is a small, but welcoming restaurant. You order at the counter, but there is comfortable and casual seating. The hot chocolate was good, but not the best I had in Reykjavik.

Thank CKT808
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Although it doesn't look much from the outside , Mokka is a real nice and cosy cafe. They serve great tasting coffee and a fine selection of sweet and savoury treats. The interior decor is v-stylish, consisting of slightly dated bench 'booths' and a faded...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A group of us stopped in here whilst we had a few hours to explore before our flight, staff were really friendly and helpful, coffee was good and the cake hit the spot perfectly. Worth a stop in for a cuppa whilst you are shopping!

Thank wini544
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We went to mokka for a morning coffee to start the day off, and it truly measured up to the hype! Definitely recommend

Thank Ella L
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Hot chocolate was REALLY good and sitting outside was so nice on a warm summer night. The chairs they have outside are on a nice shopping street with views of Hallgrimskirkja church.

Thank lindsaayy24
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5 June 2017|
Response from nevr2old |
Also, the cafe mocha was one of the best I've had too! Hoping to find this place. I still have the receipt but some of it is not understandable for me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolavoerdustigur 3A, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: 003548443621
  • E-mail
An Icelandic tradition since 1958. Mokka is one of Reykjavik's oldest cafés and the first to install an espresso machine and serve espresso, cappuccino, and café latte in Iceland. There's a tempting selection of sandwitches, cakes, and the coffee and hot chocolate are excllent with their famous house waffles, served with cream and jam. The déckor - red carpet, leatherette booths and stools - hasn't changed much althought the art on the walls is changed every 4-6 weeks as the café has doubled as an Art gallery with new art for sale since opening.
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