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C is for Cookie

Tysgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 578 5914
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Tysgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

I read a few reviews about this 'cafe' and tried it. It appears to be a house someone added a bar to. A coffee and sandwich were SHOCKINGLY expensive but barely 'average' in taste. Service is non-existent

Thank mR_10_P_kO_Vc
Reviewed 2 days ago

First meal in Iceland and it did not disappoint. The hearty bread and delicious cappuccino were perfect sides to the lovely eggs and hummus we ordered.

Thank TaraBB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decor is straight out of the 1970s - intentionally I think including doilies on the tables. Warm and friendly but disappointing food.

Thank Roz T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little cafe to have a quick snack, Relaxed service. The coffee was lovely but the Swiss mocha is great (according with the girls I went with). We had 8 drinks, 4 cakes and 4 cheese and ham toasted sandwiches this cost 16000kr, which works...More

Thank Rebekah A
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t be fooled by the name - there was very little in the way of COOKIES on offer (we visited around 1pm) even more so very little anything sweet. The positives are thought what we did have, sandwiches and tea and hot chocolate were delicious...More

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Starting out, we had a lovely Irish server! She was adorable! And we shared four different snacks, all different and all excellent. The coffee was fresh; unfortunately, when we were there, they were short on black tea😪. Otherwise, a wonderful afternoon stop! And she saved...More

Thank Mmmquigs
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I had coffee, hot chocolate and a croissant here. The staff was friendly and great a making coffee. This was a very nice place. They hold a lot of events in the evenings, like poetry readings.

Thank Kristi L
Reviewed 28 November 2017

One of my favorite spots for a reasonable lunch in the central part of Reykjavik. Usually have a good vegan soup with some fresh bread and friendly service. Every time I visit it is a positive experience.

Thank Anandamide
Reviewed 25 October 2017

If you need a little break from walking around then this is a great place - in a quieter neighborhood with friendly staff and great coffee (food looked good too but I didn't have any). I came here a few times, just wish they stayed...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Food and coffee was great! Cafe Latte, eggs, smoked Salmon. Yum! Very nice cozy local coffee shop. Staff was very nice.

Thank ACE Electrical S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tysgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Miõborg
  • Neighbourhood: Miõborg
  • Phone Number: +354 578 5914
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Famous Illy coffee, delicious homemade cakes, breakfast and lunch available all day, cozy atmosphere and shiny happy people - what more could you ask for? So if you're in town you just have to pay us a visit, we'll be here for you. With cookies :)
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