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Njalsgata 1 | Downtown Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 555 1327
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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“gelato” (29 reviews)
“ice cream” (109 reviews)
“crepes” (26 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Njalsgata 1 | Downtown Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They only have a handful of flavors. But my FAVE was Passion fruit Mango and Hibiscus came close second. It brought back memories of Colombia when I first experienced passion fruit. The gentleman behind the counter was so friendly and let us try every flavor!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank LovesDessert
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Although we as Finns love the ice cream we did not try it but went for the lovely gluten free crepes. Both the savory and sweet ones were excellent!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 310matiask
Reviewed 7 November 2018

New, excellant experience of vegan pancake with avocado ! Very peaceful atmosphere. guests from all over the world can write, or draw sg as message on PEACE, you can see them exhibited on the walls

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank anjeney
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped here late on a weekend for gelato with the family. Server was extremely helpful with samples and explaining the flavors. Prices were reasonable. The wafer with the gelato was especially good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tomsN7936CV
Reviewed 19 October 2018

LOVED this little crepe / ice cream shop. Ate here twice while in Reykjavik. The banana chocolate crepe is not to be missed, and everything is gluten free! I loved the atmosphere; the restaurant is full of Ganesh statues that the owner has collected from...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen E
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Joylato for an after-dinner scoop. We literally asked for a scoop and were given two! The portion size is huge. The skyr with berries was incredible - so fresh, so delicious, the perfect amount of creaminess + tartness from the berries. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gina W
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We went in for the liquid nitrogen ice cream, but, unfortunately, they were out of the liquid nitrogen, so we had the crepe. Wow, so good! It was very good-Nutella, bananas, and whipped cream. I had a scoop of hazelnut gelato on top. Great eats!...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank nightingale1972
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Love this place, will definitely be back. Perfect lication, good coffee, good ice cream, great crepes. Prices are reasonable

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cchmommy2010
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I spent half of my time in Reykjavik at this place because I liked it so much. The ice cream and the crepes are delicious and the staff is absolutely lovely. They have so many vegan options and everything I tried was delicious. The best...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We shared the crepe with nutella, bananas, and whipped cream - so good! Also had some delicious gelato

Date of visit: August 2018
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 11
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Njalsgata 1 | Downtown Reykjavik, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 555 1327
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Joylato is 100% gluten free and serves the highest quality Nitrogen made Ice creams, gelatos, crepes, gluten free baked goods and warm organic drinks like coffee, hot chocolate, turmeric and matcha latte! Our motto is ''Love and Serve'' by that we use only local, natural and organic ingredients and we are completely gluten free, 100% vegetarian and with over 50% vegan options! So we have something for everyone!
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