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Brakarbraut 3, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
+354 437 2017
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average34%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Philippine, Asian
$$ - $$$
Brakarbraut 3, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I´m going to say right off the bat, I loved this place but for specific reasons...it was open late, it had a lot of local color and interesting tourists creating an entertaining scene. A woman does everything from the cooking to the waiting tables, a...More

Thank gal8573
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Went here after reading review here. Other liked their food but my noodles where not fully cooked and tasted very bad. When I talked to the owner and told them I wasn't ready to pay full price for it they lost it and threatened to...More

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Run by a Filipino lady who greeted us, took our order for drinks and food, cooked it for us and served at table. Took multi-tasking to the extreme. The food was good, the service a little slow as one would expect and she certainly deserves...More

Thank Walkhome
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We stumbled upon Matstofan one evening and ended up eating there because our younger son Mats fell in love with the name! It was one of the best meals we had in Iceland. And Mats has adopted the name of this quaint little restaurant as...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 August 2016

most of the restaurants close around 9pm. this one opens till 12 and serves dinner till 10 pm. we reached at around 11 but the staff was very generous and served us food. food was ok. staff was very helpful with the kids.

Thank abhishubh
Reviewed 18 July 2016

It was a nice change to eat Philippine food at this restaurant after travelling the Ring Road. We found that the servings in most Icelndic restaurants were small so it was nice to get a big portion at this restaurant. We ordered the noodle dish,...More

1  Thank voyagerWashington
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Very basic restaurant as far as the decor and atmosphere but the food was freshly prepared and tasted good. After many nights of fish and potatoes I was thrilled to have a dish with pork and rice. We arrived shortly after it opened for dinner...More

1  Thank Michele M
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I had some really good noodles but i felt bored in there. The waitress was unsmiling and seemed tired of her business. But the food was fine and it was rather cheap. There is nothing cozy about this place but it is fine for a...More

Thank Steiniberg
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Great food that is prepared from scratch. Beer reasonably priced. The owner shared her history in coming to Iceland. Food service is good but the food takes a while. For me it shows they take care in preparing each dish.

1  Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 23 April 2016

It was our first time in Borgarnes and we were just walking around looking at menu's around our guesthouse. Matstofan was our first stop but we really wanted to see a few other menu's before we decided. We read Matstofan was a local favorite, we...More

1  Thank aiya62
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brakarbraut 3, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Borgarnes
  • Phone Number: +354 437 2017
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