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Bryggjan

Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 426 7100
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster soup” (272 reviews)
“cakes” (52 reviews)
“bread” (135 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 530 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Come visit and get out of the cold, there's all you can eat soup, bread and tea. Sit for an hour or two and enjoy.

Thank SimonD_1987
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lobster soup at this place is absolutely amazing! We wanted to have a quick lunch and we stopped at this cozy cafe and we absolutely loved it. The staff was super friendly and the food was great! I may fly to Iceland again only to...More

Thank Ariadna E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful breakfast in this lovely harbour front cafe (one of the few places open early on a Sunday). Owner/chef/waiter was so welcoming and explained the cafe was kept with a 1970’s feel (before fishing quotas took effect and almost all residents were involved...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 3 hours of swimming, photography, all sorts of mud & algae masks at the Blue Lagoon, we were hungry! Although a bit too salty for our taste, the lobster soup was the perfect choice!

Thank Dalex P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bryggjan is a delightful coffee shop on the coast of southwest Iceland, in the town of Grindavik, about an hour drive from the capital, Reykjavik. While it wasn't on our list of places to see, it is located near the Blue Lagoon Hot Springs and...More

1  Thank rspill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Bryggian Coffee House twice, specifically to meet native Icelandic people, nor tourists from North America or Europe. We accomplished that goal at Bryggian. We were invited to join the group of in harbour fishing boat skippers, who meet every morning. The conversation...More

Thank shaun55802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were after an authentic local Icelandic restaurant and luckily came across this place when researching online. They had two main things on the menu: a lobster bisque and a lamb soup. Loads of bread and butter are available for you, and you can refill...More

Thank Gili D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a warm bowl of lobster soup and an open-face sandwich with herring. Hit the spot, but quite expensive.

Thank LittleGreenWheels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for a quick snack before Blue Lagoon. Nice authentic place for locals and not aimed at tourists. Menu is basic but open sandwiches were nice. Some reviewers seemed to expect 5 star furnishing and decor. It's not that sort of place

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were advised to go here by the lady in our hotel and also by our guide book. What a mistake. The decor was tired and scruffy, the service was non-existent (a grumpy lady seemed cross we’d interrupted her and then told us to help...More

Thank JEA2809
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Roothy123
28 February 2017|
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Response from Aurelien B | Reviewed this property |
several cakes at 800 ISK (did not try), and unlimites coffee at 350 ISK
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HollK14
16 January 2017|
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Response from Claudia B | Reviewed this property |
I would not suggest a walk, especially not during bad weather, the area is pretty exposed. As well, as per fellow reviewers, this is not a stoll - it is a walk.
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AdventureDan87
24 November 2016|
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Response from Jeremyka_11 | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Probably safest to go near lunch hour. There are several other cafes in the area that serve breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 426 7100
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Http://www.visitgrindavik.is/visit.jsp?a=list&t=matur&lang=en
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