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“Amazing place for food and excellent coffee”
Review of Glaetan Cafe Bistro Book Shop - CLOSED

Glaetan Cafe Bistro Book Shop
Price range: $10 - $21
Cuisines: Cafe
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Lahti, Finland
Level 5 Contributor
41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Amazing place for food and excellent coffee”
Reviewed March 27, 2012

This place is a great place to stop and catch your breath during the days of touring Reykjavik. The staff is so friendly and were great at suggesting places to visit. The food is so good and very reasonable in the expensive capital. Try the soup and homemade cookies.

  • Visited August 2011
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Thank Mrbigpappa
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
MK
Level 6 Contributor
223 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
“A crazy little place but we loved it!”
Reviewed March 20, 2012

We had some lunch here when our wandering in Reykavik. Most of us had the soup which was lovely & another in our party had a bagel. What a great little place for lunch in an unusual but great setting. Tables are mismatched as are the chairs & sofas - its having lunch in a bookshop which seems odd but strangely works. Well worth a pit stop!

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1 Thank SunJunkieMk
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Maynard, Massachusetts
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Great bistro/book shop”
Reviewed March 19, 2012

I visited this bistro/book shop twice during my recent trip to Iceland. My sister and I came across this place by chance as we were walking around the city. Our first time we only ordered coffee. During our second visit visit, we tried the Icelandic Pancakes. They were very good served with jam and whipped cream on the side. If we had more time we may have tried the other breakfast items offered.

  • Visited February 2012
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Thank Cynthia R
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Boston, Massachusetts
Level 6 Contributor
158 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Breakfast”
Reviewed March 18, 2012

Had Icelandic pancakes at the Cafe. Very good, nice atmosphere, good espresso. Recommended

Visited February 2012
Helpful?
Thank srodday
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Chorley, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great stop off”
Reviewed March 12, 2012

Perfect stop for a hot chocolate or coffee or light meal whilst walking the main street. watch the world go buy with good quality food and friendly service.

Visited March 2012
Helpful?
Thank hvs_10
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