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Eldur and Is

Skolavordustig 2, Reykjavik, Iceland
003547703061
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Ranked #12 of 296 restaurants in Reykjavik
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Ice Cream
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

My husband and I visited Eldur and Is on our first night in Reykjavik and loved it! I had a nutella crepe that was just as good as the ones you can get in Paris. My husband had the mint chocolate ice cream in a cone, which was delicious. We then drove around the entire country over the next two... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Although you may be cold, this place is definitely worth grabbing a scoop. Great selection of flavors and the staff is very pleasant. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy your selection and they even have pitchers of water on hand to quench your thirst afterwards.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Small place, went at 9pm, there was almost no one so service was quick. Had two scoops of ice cream in a cup (around 590kr). The flavors are good, but the choice is a bit limited for an ice cream place (maybe 12 flavors?). I wonder if they rotate the flavors. I heard Icelanders love icecream and that there are... More

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Tulum, Mexico
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

it was raining outside and I walked into the small ice cream shop downtown. I found a cozy place with beautiful girls smiling at work and two U.S. travelers who improvised playing the harp and ukulele. the owner, Aurelio, is a helpful and personable man and prepares delicious crepes. I was chatting with him and his assistant Nico all night,... More

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Aberdeen
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Had a couple of very good ice creams from this little shop. Very pleasant atmosphere and tasty ice creams.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I recommend there crepes with nutella and nuts. Together with their Cappuccino it brings you a nice atmosphere and good mood.

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I love this little ice cream shop. Super helpful staff, with great products on the menu, crepes, ice cream, coffee or a mix of all above. Just amazing!

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Brugge/Belgium
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

We just went there for some coffee and thee, but never the less we found it a very fine experience. There aren't that many places were service comes first. Cosy little place with nice atmosphere and it looked as if many people loved the 'crepes'. Here they know how to please clients, are most friendly and that's why we say:... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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224 reviews 224 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

It's located in the heart of downtown. The soft serve vanilla dipped in chocolate is fantastic. They had a variety of beautifully presented gelatos as well as freshly prepared crepes. A must visit!

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Hong Kong, China
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

It is the only one we went there for 3 times to eat their crepe and ice cream. The quality of crepe is very good. We tried different combination of ingredients like strawberries, wiped cream, ice cream, banana, etc, and found it good. Fair price in Iceland standard.

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