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Cafe Paris

Austurstraeti 14, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 1020
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (8 reviews)
“onion soup” (6 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 via mobile

Can’t complain about this restaurant. Decent food, fair prices for Reykjavik and great service. Would recommend for sure

Thank gtravel4298
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stumbled onto this place for a later brunch. Bacon was perfect, coffee was good, service was friendly. Like the rest of Reykjavik, it's expensive.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Breakfast here was great. Pancakes with maple syrup was plenty big as was my husbands English breakfast. Staff were friendly and service was good.

Thank Franchesca T
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stumbled in here on the afternoon of arrival. It was cold and snowy. The photos show the warmth and charm of the place. Not just a tourist joint - plenty of locals eating here. Very near Parliament. Really good coffee (but where do you...More

Thank the1blackdog
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our flight arrived early and our room wasn't quite ready, so the front desk staff suggested this place. It was warm and inviting, the service was good and friendly. Food was good, eggs seemed fresh and local, not like supermarket eggs. It was walking distance...More

Thank Chris46064
Reviewed 1 week ago

This café was recommended to us by a local, and it was very nice. Food was good and varied. Food is so expensive in Iceland, so this was not too bad for a dinner. The staff was very nice and friendly, very professional. The location...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had one day in Iceland and we just finished a city tour and were in need of food. We happened to start our tour right next door to Cafe Paris and decided to return to eat. The menu was pleasing to all members of...More

Thank Kelly V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, 3 times, so you can easily suppose we enjoyed it. Furthermore, I have to say that our hotel had breakfast included, but my husband and I still preferred to put on our coats and come to this place. The French toast were 2 slices...More

Thank RicherTrips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our go to breakfast spot while visiting Iceland. The waffle is really delicious as is their hash browns. The restaurant was constantly packed. The waffle will set you back $18 USD. Worth the trip. ***Let me preface the service across the board in...More

Thank TBLJTiki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Paris is in a convenient central location - beautiful restaurant, and delicious food - I had an amazing fried chicken sandwich with a brioche bun, which I would recommend! Also, you get to be a kid again and draw on the table paper :)...More

Thank manduh171
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Response from damiand10 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 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
  • E-mail
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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