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Stofan Cafe

Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 546 1842
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

The upstairs portion of the building has a cute assortment of table and chairs. I ordered a crepe at the counter, sat down by a window, and read my book while I ate. This cafe is comfortable and was pretty quiet. Like every other place...More

Thank Natasha M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to sit and relax - very comfortable, the best coffee we had in Iceland and excellent hot chocolate too. We returned several times but only had one meal.

Thank EricWhiteside7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While taking a stroll through the town, we decided to stop in the Stofan Café to warm up. The café is warm, cozy and inviting with all different kinds of big and small furniture. We sat down at a table by the window, and then...More

Thank MelissaK614
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a few drinks one evening. We sat upstairs. The first time we ordered the drink I wanted on tap was located downstairs but the female member of staff told me to take a seat and she got me my drink which was...More

Thank DR1784
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a holiday to Iceland a couple of times and both times the hot chocolate was the best on the Island!

Thank Lewis N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stumbled on this tonight looking for something different to eat and found this, a hidden gem, I had vegetable soup, grand son had chicken crepe and salad, we both enjoyed them, small cafe type place but has extra seating downstairs. Don't let the quirky...More

Thank isaackiki
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Stopped at the Stofan cafe to grab a coffee and a bite. It was beautiful from the outsdie and the decor inside was great - very quirky and rustic. Service was fast and friendly but damn, it was nearly 5000kr for two coffees and a...More

1  Thank Nick A
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

I had read glowing reports about Stofan and was looking forward to trying their coffee. Service was okay, despite being a little abrupt and only civil, not friendly. I ordered an Americano and a slice of chocolate cake. I took a seat, waiting perhaps five...More

1  Thank poryan2017
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I went here with my friend, we both come from Iceland. I ordered a latte macchiato and a chocolate cake, while my friend ordered a brunch meal (oatmeal, croissant, amd fruits) and some coffee. I got my order pretty quickly, but when I started eating...More

2  Thank Diljá B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We live in Reykjavik and have visited most of the cafes here. Unfortunately there were limited options today so we thought we would try somewhere we hadn't visited, Stofan. A mistake. Ordered a tea and Appelsin to drink and 2 slices of chocolate cake. We...More

1  Thank jamestomaslong
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Cathy M
13 February 2015|
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Stofan Café has an option of vegan soup every day. Sometimes there are gluten free cakes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vesturgata 3 | Ingolfstorg square, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 546 1842
  • E-mail
Stofan Cafe (The Livingroom Cafe) is located in the heart of Reykjavik, in one of the city's oldest houses, built in 1842. Stofan Cafe offers quality coffee from India, E.Africa and Latin America. Also, the best alvailable local beers plus wine along with selection of spirits. Come enjoy one of our comfy sofa with good music and a candlelight
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