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Cafe Paris

Austurstraeti 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 1020
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Austurstraeti 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good selection of breakfasts, coffees and alcohol. Very good service. Location in the city center. Good atmosphere.

Thank 323matkaaja2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

loved the atmosphere and my food was delicious. no matter, that i did not have a main course. would love to go again and try some more dishes

Thank welltravelledHamburg
Reviewed 1 week ago

You kinda already read my review if you read the title. They do offer free wifi, and open earlier than a few of the other places around. I LOVE ICELAND!!!!! I know its expensive but its worth it. This cafe seems very pricey even by...More

Thank CFTphonehome
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice and it was excellent both times. Open face sandwiches with Salmon or roast beef, even the hamburger was excellent. Cappuccino and latte above the rest, good service. Nice outside area, but they do smoke outside. Reminiscent of a real Parisian cafe.

Thank ddwildbird
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a few days of Continental Breakfasts, we were having withdrawal symptoms for a cooked breakfast. The Cafe Paris alleviated this for us. This is a lovely cafe with a nice airey atmosphere. There was a good range of breakfasts available. Service was friendly and...More

Thank alister b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Reykjavik 3 years ago and also ate here and really enjoyed it. It had a nice atmosphere so we came back and were not disappointed. The food was good, I got a salmon sandwich and my husband got a onion soup. We both...More

Thank Kaley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered egg Benedict with ham and spinach. It was really bad. It was way too salty and impossible to eat. I complained about this to the waitress who went to get a more experienced waitress. She told me that I was wrong and that...More

Thank Ástrún Helga J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a sunny day, the outdoor seating is the most popular in the area. Could it be the lovely cocktails? or the creative menu? This is a place that aims to please. Looks very European, and yes, it reminded me of Paris.

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first lunch in and Iceland Restaurant. We were seeking something mid priced, not too fancy or expensive. It was a bit of a later lunch for us 1-2 pm, but many of the places around the area were quite busy. Cafe Paris...More

Thank mondotravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited the cafe before it was renovated and had always enjoyed the atmosphere and food. This trip I was glad to see open and try again. I wished I had not. The welcome was uninviting and we were seated by a wall at...More

Thank Ian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
7:45 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurstraeti 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 551 1020
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An Icelandic Icon The Heart of Reykjavik City The spacious but intimate Café Paris is a café and a restaurant known for first-class service and bistro-style meals, primarily made using fresh local produce, in the heart of the city centre, Austurvöllur. Austurvöllur is Iceland?s Champ du Mars, where locals relax on warm summer afternoons, overlooked by the Icelandic Parliament, and the Dómkirkjan. Its long history and esteemed reputation has contributed to it being one of the most successful restaurants and cafés in all of Iceland.
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