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Mogilsa, Reykjavik 116, Iceland
+354 565 3200
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
Aug 1, 2016
Jul 19, 2016
“Stumbled across a little gem!!”
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Cafe, European, Soups, Scandinavian
$$ - $$$
Mogilsa, Reykjavik 116, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great coffee, especially after a hike in the cold. The girls working there were very friendly and brought our coffee outside to us. We had apple pie with our coffee for $9.00, which was ridiculous, but not surprising for Iceland. It wasn't anything to brag...More

Thank luckyduck1969
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The owner or the waiter was very unfriendly, i do not recommend this place. Location is nice and you can just sit on the grass in front.

Thank guljo u
Reviewed August 1, 2016

After walking up the mountain Esja, enjoying the great view in unbelievable weather, it was a real treat to have some lamb soup and a beer (or two) in Esjustofa restaurant when we came down. Great soup and the location is the same.

Thank Alfreð A
Reviewed July 22, 2016

During part of our trip in Iceland we stayed in Hvalfjordur. It's a beautiful area with only one restaurant, Kaffi Kjos. We discovered Esjustofa during one of our trips returning from Reykjavik. The first time we came upon it, we drove up and looked inside....More

Thank Kristy B
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Just stopped to send an email briefly and saw this little place. It was lunchtime so we thought we would try it. Very friendly server, small but varied menu. It's known for its lamp soup, and locals were in there, I assume a good sign!!!...More

Thank lazigirl
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Six of us driving around looking for something to eat and we happened upon this oasis. Delicious lamb soup and a selection of tasty sandwiches and ice cream

Thank jack b
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great location. Friendly staff. The traditional Icelandic meat soup was just like grandma used to make it! Very tasty and nostalgic experience.

1  Thank Bjarklindur
Reviewed August 10, 2015

After a long day touring we stopped here for something to eat around 6pm. Got a warm friendly welcome. Food on offer was home made soup, paninis and delicious cakes. There was the traditional lamb soup which was really tasty and carrot and ginger, again...More

1  Thank Mairi R
Reviewed July 21, 2015

This little cafe at the bottom of Mount Esja has two very important things: good coffee and nice staff. They also offer free wifi access and the bathrooms are clean. What more could you want after a hike up and down a mountain?

Thank The-Skylark
Reviewed November 25, 2014

Nice owners, good food, and very clean. We were cold and exhausted so it was great to eat a warm sandwich and get some coffee. A great way to end a venture onto the mountain!

Thank Jmrhowe
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Cafe, European, Soups, Scandinavian
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  • Address: Mogilsa, Reykjavik 116, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 565 3200
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