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Alafoss Cafe

Alafoss 27, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
+354 566 8030
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb soup” (15 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Alafoss 27, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This cafe is so cozy and friendly, not to busy and really a hidden gem, there coffee is Great and so are there food and pastry would defenetly reccomend this place

Thank Jona G
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My daughter and I had a late lunch/early dinner at this restaurant in mid-may 2016 and really enjoyed it! I had the lamb stew (very flavorful and really hot!) and my daughter had a salmon plate. There was a local music event during our lunch...More

Thank travelnow721
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a nice little place for lunch, brunch, dinner and coffee. The service is quick and good. Pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Spordreki
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Very busy and famous bakery and cafe withe delicious food and great service Get breakfast and lunch here with lots if excellent coffee and lots if locals

Thank drbillVancouver
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ate here on a tip from the bar man at our hotel. A little café with great food. The service was good and our waitress gave us a list of some of her favorite places to see in northern Iceland. She was spot on....More

Thank Timothy A
Reviewed 29 August 2016

In our trips to Iceland in 2014 and 2016, we ate all of our dinners at Altafoss Cafe while staying at lovely Minna-Mosfell Guesthouse nearby. The dinners were always delicious, moderately priced, with welcoming service. It sometimes took time for the food to be served,...More

Thank Mililanimy
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Smoked salmon as starter was great. Unfortunately lamb and fish were finished and we choosed pork for main course which was not the best choice.

Thank jounim780
Reviewed 2 August 2016

You find the cafe in a small area just outside Mosfellsbær, a good place to visit, with a knife maker workshop, art sales and wool sale. The cafe has become more a restaurant, with outdoor seating in summer, and art exhibition in the very nice...More

Thank espen e
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The owner and chef Thomas was an amazing guy. It felt like such a personal service from choosing the main, dessert and wine. He talked us through it all and made great recommendations as to what to have. We went for the Duck with lentils...More

Thank farahnain
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Had a simple but beautifully presented and exquisite-tasting dinner here. Great lamb dish and shrimp with spaghetti, both with Mediterranean favors.

Thank lmcotterman
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Teepsmac
17 November 2015|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
I am sure the quiche we had was veggie!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$45
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
03:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alafoss 27, Mosfellsbaer, Reykjavik 270, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik  >  Mosfellsbaer
  • Phone Number: +354 566 8030
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