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Stofan Cafe

Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (59 reviews)
“panini” (22 reviews)
“side salad” (6 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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11 - 20 of 583 reviews

Reviewed 5 September 2017

My wife and I spent quite a few nights after long days sitting in this place drinking some beer and playing cards. Cosy feel with lots of different seating to choose from.

Thank Nathan W
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place has nice comfy seats, a cosy atmosphere and is reasonably priced. Definitely a great coffee spot in town.

Thank tombillinge
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was our first stop when we arrived in Iceland for a cappuccino. Loved the furniture and entire atmosphere. Expensive, but on par with most nice coffee shops in Reykjavik.

Thank s_lauren_tbay
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Poor service, not very happy waiter. 4 drinks ordered at once arrived in 3 separate shifts. One having been forgotten. Coffee was good though.

Thank Oglington F
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A very central location with comfortable seating inside the cafe, especially on a chilly day like the day we were there. We were served promptly and the drinks and treats arrived equally as quickly. The coffee was extremely well made and the cakes were of...More

Thank R0hanL
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I had a delicious lunch in this homey cafe/bar, and loved that there was a framed award for being "the best place to read a book in Reykjavik".

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Walking into the place it was cute & quaint, the desserts in the glass case looked yummy, so we thought we would have a great experience for lunch today. It was the worst sandwich ever! We split the pastrami panini - pastrami, gouda, dijon &...More

Thank B20142014
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Wandering around downtown Reykjavik looking for immediate sustenance, gluten free options and no crowds, we found Stefan Café. A delightful little watering hole with a cosy atmosphere, quaint comfortable furnishings and very delicious food. Small salad bowls with nuts, curry, pesto, paninis, good coffee with...More

Thank Winternest1975
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, friendly staff. I just went there for a hot chocolate, and it was very good! It was however a bit pricy for me.

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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
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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