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Kolaportid Flea Market

Tryggvagata 19 | Old Harbour, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 562 5030
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Food is the best bit

Its just a junk sale really but OK for a wander around. Only open weekends. Fresh food part was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
trevorf28
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Winsford, United Kingdom
Weekend Reykjavik people

It was open on Sat and Sun from 11-5 (daylight). It’s inside now but many table move outside... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kirsy1
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good27%
  • Average44%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried fish” (21 reviews)
“food market” (8 reviews)
“for sale” (10 reviews)
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Tryggvagata 19 | Old Harbour, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its just a junk sale really but OK for a wander around. Only open weekends. Fresh food part was good but no cheaper than the supermarkets.

1  Thank trevorf28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was open on Sat and Sun from 11-5 (daylight). It’s inside now but many table move outside starting in May. There is a cafe too. It has food, clothes, books, jewelry, etc... the food area has many taste tests so that’s helpful when deciding...More

Thank Kirsy1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place where tourists belongings they left behind go to be sold again. The whole think is a flea market. Cheap and junky. They do have the cheapest lava salt at 11.50 (US) per here though... Just an fyi

Thank RknRon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can taste local products such as spicy jams, traditional treats, moss bread, dried fishes, fresh seafood, fish cakes, dairy products, horse meat products, flavored salts, etc. before buying. A typical souvenir shop does not have because of smells. The Asian store inside has a...More

Thank nirai369
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big building with dozens of stalls and vendors. If you want to find something Icelandic, chances are it's here. Only open on the weekends. You can find many Icelandic woolen goods here, as well as candy and other foods. Like "rotten shark",...More

Thank Trevor L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second hand market, fresh food but expensive. Filled 15mins but not really worth going out your way to find

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The market is small in size selling all kinds of goods ranging from frozen foods, bakery, and clothing. When you are in Iceland, you must try five things. You can find two of them here in relatively cheap price. 1) Fermented Shark 2) Icelandic Lamb...More

Thank Geminican
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the mixed reviews of the market, I meandered along about 11.30 as it isn't far from my hotel and was also near a bakery I wanted to visit. Very pleasantly surprised. Yes there's stalls of Chinese tat and local secondhand items which may...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's ok, bit like any British weekend outdoor market, loads of cheap tat. Food area was good, got to try some cake and biccies and bought some chocs and sweets. Really nothing special at all, but worth half hour of your time.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

As others have said, it's an interesting market just to wander through. Mostly second hand stuff, but there are a few vendors selling new items. We actually bought a nice bracelet from an artisan that had a booth there. They have a small food area...More

Thank Samndjsdad
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psmith1964
16 December 2017|
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Response from marekw | Reviewed this property |
There is a modest food market at the back where you can get a variety of seafood. But this is only when the market is open which is on the weekends.
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dcuttle1
2 September 2017|
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Response from QuodErat | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about "sand". But there were several vendors selling jewelry made from naturally rounded basalt beach pebbles.
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Lisa L
23 October 2016|
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Response from Keith W | Reviewed this property |
Quite a lot of vendors take card, and for those that do not, an ATM is provided next to the exit so cash is easily accessible.
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