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Stofan Cafe

Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (127 reviews)
“carrot cake” (22 reviews)
“panini” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 559 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

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 6 days ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely cafe to have coffee and cake. A little quirky, but very charming. Great coffee plus peanut butter cheesecake!

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even though they advertise with the TripAdvisor rating outside we find the cafe being a bit on the sweet side for everything. It is not for us but some of you may like it. The hot chocolate was very very sweet and it probably did...More

Thank Dinodinosaur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you walk into to Stofan, you're satisfied that you've entered a cool independent establishment that will result in an enjoyable dining/drinking experience. Friendly and trendy young staff, stylish interior, great food and drink. And possibly the best hot chocolate I have ever...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

located 2 blocks from cruise ship marina at bottom of hill with many shops and restaurants close by. Nice locals cafe beer, wine coffee lighter food and good soup. Also downstairs for seating.

Thank CabKings
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great paninies and very good coffee, but unfortunately very slow service. It took about 45 minutes to get my panini.

Thank Riina G
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Cathy M
12 February 2015|
Response from Freespect |
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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