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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Bar, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed February 6, 2020 via mobile

The bar area is beautifully designed with nice seating and ornaments. Good selection of craft beers. Would definitely come back here!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 15, 2019

Whenever you recognize that it is at 1st. floor of the hostel building (no reall signes outside), everything is going really well. I really enjoyed tasting menu (fish, lamb) with a good beer. Late agternoon was a quiet time here and right place to take...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

Stumbled across this place after reading an online article on "top 10 bars in Reykjavik so we decided to go for a drink. It's an interesting location being on the first floor of a hostel, and the decor is very hip. Enjoyed our drinks here...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed August 14, 2019

I stayed at Kex Hostel for 8 nights, in a mixed 6-bed dorm - solo traveler. The bed is ok. I felt safe with my things. Clean bathrooms and showers. Well equipped kitchen. Easy going atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 11, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been to over 200 breweries in the US and Kex ranks in my top 5: good beer (session IPA a must try), cozy and comfortable ambiance connected to the hostel, spacious windows to view the mountains and bay. You’d be missing out forever if...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 25, 2019

Specifically went to grab dinner here because I liked several things on their menu and I like to look ahead because of dietary restrictions. Arrived and the menu was only 6 items (maybe a third of what was listed online). I could not eat anything...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 12, 2019

I visited this place when they had jazz night event. Live music, great beer and snacks served very fast. Many locals so it has to be a good one!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 16, 2019

This hostel is not easy to find and looks pretty iffy when you do, but go upstairs and discover an eclectic, cosy space with a great menu that is open to the public. Reasonably priced and delicious!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

We loved the food and all the different beer options. Looked a little sketchy when we first got there, but the pierogies were amazing and it was the best food we ate on our trip.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Good food. Great atmosphere especially in the evening though in the morning you also get to see a great view.

Date of visit: October 2018
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