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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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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Hygge on mass. Stofan is cosy a flip. We really struggled to leave. You can watch the world go by in warmth and comfort. The breakfast plate is brilliant and the coffee is good. Located right in the heart of the city. Easy walk to...More

Thank TIpperGee13
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We stopped at this restaurant for quick lunch crepes and it was a mistake. We thought that if we ordered a crepe each it would be fast and we could be on our way. Instead we waited for an hour. Apparently, we ordered our crepes...More

1  Thank IowaMum
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Nice looking place. Breakfast was just OK, everything but the toast was cold. Eggs taste was not fresh. Ok service.

1  Thank wlopez09
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Hygge: cozy, relaxed, beautiful, enjoying it with friends. Absolutely love this coffee shop. The lemon cake was delicious, as well as the banana bread. Highly recommend it!

Thank MexicanNomad
Reviewed September 5, 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 September 3, 2017

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

Thank tombillinge
Reviewed August 29, 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 August 29, 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 August 28, 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 August 27, 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
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Cathy M
February 12, 2015|
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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, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, 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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