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Stofan Cafe

Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (76 reviews)
“panini” (17 reviews)
“soup” (35 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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11 - 20 of 627 reviews

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped off here on our way back to hotel so glad we did !! Fabulous little cafe and soya lattes to die for ! Usual price for Reykjavík about £10 for two coffees,very attentive and quirky.

Thank Elawton1
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Located just off the square near the tourist information office, this is a lovely little coffee house and ideal for a rest - very quaint. The coffee was good and seemed reasonably priced for Iceland. The staff were friendly and it seems to be a...More

Thank short_scuba_diver
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely little place. It was recommended to us by the staff in Volcano House and it entirely lived up to their recommendation. It is friendly, relaxed and comfortable. The coffee is excellent and you can get refills until your eyeballs start spinning....More

Thank reklaw47
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Our first eating experience in Iceland and what a lovely treat. A relaxed atmosphere and delicious food. As far as Reykjavik goes, enjoyed at a reasonable price. So good we visited twice.

Thank Gnomemother
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. Couldn’t fault the food. This place has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and is the kind of place you could spend all day just watching the world go by. We visited here twice, once during the day and once in the evening...More

Thank koolstar
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe good atmosphere sit near the window to watch the people pass by nice coffee Old fashion feeling in the cafe

Thank maggimay75
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Give you a cup of hot water at the counter - let you rifle through the teabags for what you want - move to another table for milk.....all for about USD10. This place needs a ‘service transplant’. Not recommended.

Thank Luke M
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely rustic old feel building. Food was lovely. Had soup and panini followed by cake. Relaxing atmosphere and a great place to watch the world go by.

Thank savbmw
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Once I veered into this wine bar / cafe with our small group of travelers for a late night bowl of delicious vegan Sweet Potato Pineapple soup with homemade breads and a nice wine selection, we were hooked and stopped in every day thereafter. Whether...More

Thank KLGale
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

I prefer my chocolate a little less sweet but it’s a cute place and a good location so it’s worth noting. Close to radisson and other downtown hotels

Thank cristene g
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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
Description
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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