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Skokkin Cafe

2 Kirkjubraut, Akranes, Iceland
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Jun 16, 2017
“Surprise in Akranes”
Oct 30, 2016
“Beautiful retreat”
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Soups
$$ - $$$
2 Kirkjubraut, Akranes, Iceland
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Wanted to get a real feeling for local cities off the tourist attractions and found this nice cafe in Akranes. Located in the city center in front of a nice public "park" with view to the harbor. Friendly staff, excellent coffee and cakes.

Thank manuela k
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little cafe, found it by accident whilst visiting the lighthouse, really yummy sandwiches and cakes. Cosy and warm inside with beautiful decoration, chilled and welcoming right in the town square. Definitely recommend it for a break away from the route 1 and typical tourist...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed August 9, 2016

we just passed through, the town is not exactly a place to visit from what we have seen, but we were very pleased to find this very original cute little cafe to help beat our jetlag. the cappucino and latte were great and the place...More

1  Thank U H
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Stopped off here for a light lunch as part of our road trip from Reykjavik. Very friendly place with simple tasty light bites such as soup and sandwiches. A really tempting selection of cakes to go with your coffee too!

Thank Qlik2View
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The coffee was good. The cake was just ok. It was convenient to the town square. The staff was friendly.

Thank jonesdynasty
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Good for your early morning cappuccino and a read of the newspapers. Lots of calorific baked goods and desserts if you're tempted too. Staff very courteous and chatty! Cosy spot and good coffee.

Thank Robsski
Reviewed March 4, 2016

Even though Akranes definitely needs a café, I still feel it's pretty bad. The service is always pretty bad whenever I visit, not too pricey but not cheap at all, and it just.. Smells weird.

Thank Sigrún Á
Reviewed January 8, 2016

Rain was pouring for days along with a very strong cold wind. This place was so comforting and cosy. We set on the comfy sofa and stayed there for 2 hours. Staff was so nice and soup and cakes delicious. If you have soup od...More

Thank Ines I
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Pleasant atmo, good cakes and paninis and a wifi. Good Icelandic music is often on play in the background and one can make him og herself comfortable in a sofa, at a table or on a stool at high-table facing the main street of Akranes....More

Thank Kristinn P
Reviewed August 1, 2015

We popped into this cafe and to make a few calls book a hotel and use the wifi whilst having a coffee. Our phone didn't work so the owner/employee was AMAZING. He gave us his phone, we made 10 calls. He rang 3 hotels for...More

2  Thank Tracebdk
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Kirkjubraut, Akranes, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Akranes
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