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Stofan Cafe

Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (129 reviews)
“carrot cake” (22 reviews)
“panini” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a delicious coffee, beer and piece of cake at this well located shop in the heart of town. Great wifi too.

Thank Mayzie1
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped here for several meals during our recent trip to Iceland. The food was delicious, especially after our overnight flight. The staff is friendly and it is very nice place to unwind. There is plenty of seating and they have free wifi for checking...More

Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This was our first stop after a very long transatlantic flight. The coffee and ambience were great. Loved it!

Thank HappyTraveler113
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

A really nice coconut and lentil soup with superb crispy bread croutons on the side. Kids had lovely sugar pancakes with friendly service and a nice relaxed vibe.

Thank DRB380
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The Stofan cafe is so famous for his delicious cakes! We was in this month and we tried the carrot and the dark chocolate cakes :p !!! Of course it's a little bit expansive but ... we are in Iceland !!! A big like for...More

Thank michelednz
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Stopped here for coffee on morning and came back later in the week . Busy place with good menu. Very clean cafe and toilets Highly reccomend

Thank bennynobrain
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We arrived here early one morning circa 10.00am having flown overnight from orlando, USA en route home to the UK. Before we fell asleep, as our Icelandic accommodation wasn't available til 3.00pm we enjoyed the quirkinness of this establishment - it's a bit like a...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Don't expect something cheap here (or anywhere in downtown Reykjavik for that matter). I got a cup of coffee and a kleina - just the kleina was 500 kr and to add insult to injury I had to fetch it myself. That's sort of the...More

Thank 959gu
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Comfortable couches, chairs and tables enabled us to eat, drink coffee, and read our books for a couple of hours in this hip establishment while The Smiths serenaded us.

Thank Indyflower1961
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Right around the corner from our hotel and great for breakfast on a cold and rainy June day. Order at the counter ( common in Iceland) and food delivered to the table. My husbands eggs were cold but we don't know if this is how...More

Thank RAD10977
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Cathy M
13 February 2015|
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Stofan Café has an option of vegan soup every day. Sometimes there are gluten free cakes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
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
  • E-mail
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 wine along with selection of spirits. Come enjoy one of our comfy sofa with good music and a candlelight
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