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The Laundromat Cafe

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Austurstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
08:00 - 00:00
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Sun 09:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri 08:00 - 01:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Reykjavík, Gullbringusysla, Iceland
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Laundromat Cafe isn't a destination restaurant, it's a nice place to sit down and have a great breakfast or a pleasant lunch with a beer. Their food is uniformly good and their beer selection is fairly broad for Reykjavik. They're very family friendly. They have a play area downstairs. And, of course, they have a small laundromat. Talk to... More 

Thank Mark W
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is probably the only place you can get your laundry done while holidaying in Reykjavik! The laundry is located downstairs - before you head down, ask the cafe staff for tokens. Machines are easy to use (there are 4 washers and 4 dryers available), and is in a convenient location in the city center on the Main Street. The... More 

Thank Deb C
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped for breakfast midweek as seemed to be very popular. The service as good and quick. Coffee was lovely, probably one of the best cups we had in iceland. The food was average and high priced. Average breakfast and I would probably look elsewhere for the price.

Thank Young_Couple1
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Dead bang in the city center of Reykjavik, Laundromat is a great place to hang, have a breakfast, lunch, dinner,coffee or a drink. Fairly priced for good service and a great meal, I can absolutely recommend this place for morning, afternoon, evenings and late night visits.

Thank Iceland-Highlights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here a couple of times on a visit to Iceland and loved this place. Perfect for lunch, great menu, reasonable prices, especially given the huge size of portions! Fantastic atmosphere, great mix of people. Staff lovely too.

Thank AilsaMacT
Level Contributor
21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overpriced hamburgers, unfriendly staff and when we wanted to pay we were pointed around the entire bar towards someone else and everyone was too busy to take our money. Will not visit again.

Thank xDOTCOMx
Þvottakaffi e, Owner at The Laundromat Cafe, responded to this review

Sorry to hear this. I do hope you will get a chance to visit again. Other wise I hope will have a great day. More 

Longmont, Colorado
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167 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As far as breakfasts go this place has great variety for decent price...for Iceland that is. Conveniently located downtown. Their bruch is really a combo platter of eggs, cheese, pancakes, juice, fruit, yoghurt. Another is basically same except add bacon and sausage. Funky decor. It was crowded but it has lots of tables. Even get a free refill on coffee...unheard... More 

Thank Richard S
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe with a positive message well communicated with the decor, artwork and service. Come here to chill and socialize with friends. Or just to take in the ambience or take some fun pictures.

Thank Chin O
Crofton, Maryland
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a quirky place, with the actual laundromat in the basement. Dinner portions were big and priced reasonably, but could have used a bit more seasoning. Staff didn't seem terribly interested in us, but were nice when we did interact with them.

Thank dharnos
County Antrim, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a huge lunch here and loved the atmosphere. Such a fun place. There is a laudromat in the basement aling witha soft play area

Thank twopoint f

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Cafe, European, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +3546658805

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?