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Bryggjan

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Cafe, Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
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Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 426 7100
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Haddonfield
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived in Iceland very early, 4:30 AM, and had plans to drive to this cafe for breakfast. Our group had heard of this cafe from friends, and we were not disappointed. It is located within a larger building which is part of the active fishing industry on which this town was built, starting with Viking settlements in 934 CE... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove to this little eaterie for a spot of lunch in late December 2017 through wind and snow and what a treat at the end! The lobster soup was to die for. So warming and tasty - I couldn't resist a second bowl! Unlimited bread and a coffee also included! This was one of the simplest meals I enjoyed in... More 

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Thank Paula A
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped late Sunday afternoon after finding this place serves Lobster soup, a dish a group of friends and I were all looking forward to. We were not disappointed. Rich and flavourful, served with bread for 2000 ISK a bowl. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for Lobster soup while in Iceland.

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New York
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small cafe with a great deal (for Iceland) on soup for lunch. Unlimited wheat bread, butter, water, and vegetable soup for around 10 US dollars or lobster soup for around 20 US dollars. We got the vegetable soup and some salmon toast. The barista did not mind that we shared some soup! She has the wifi password as well which... More 

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Thank Anna D
Grindavik, Iceland
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small family restaurant with the best lobster soup in Iceland , and a lot of other soups. You can have home made cakes and bread , Friendly small restaurant by the see in Grindacik, you have to try the lobster soup.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood and the soup are amazing. If you buy a soup, u could have bread and a cup coffee with u. Highly recommend

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Thank Claire K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We told our afternoon photo guide we wanted to stop for a coffee and he said " I know a place." You drive right into the fishing village in a somewhat out of nowhere arises this yellow facade. The place is small. Probably seating for only 15 or so. There's an inviting pastry case up front and the kettles of... More 

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Thank ChiWeather
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We fell upon this little cafe on our recent visit to Iceland, and we were so grateful by the end that we had. The owner, Christian, was an absolute gentleman and enhanced our trip with Viking tales from long ago, as we dined on their spectacular Fisherman's breakfast. To hear / see the area from a local was a real... More 

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Thank Paula H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first place we ate at in Iceland, and it definitely set the bar for everywhere else. We got there at noon for the bottomless lobster (langoustine) bisque, vegetable soup, coffee, and all-you-can-eat freshly basked crusy bread. All of it was delicious but the lobster was definitely better than the vegetable (which was hearty and full of veggies).... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as part of the Reykjanes Peninsula tour through Reykjavik Excursions as the lunch stop for the tour. They had two soups available, Lobster and Vegetable. The vegetable soup was delicious, and each soup came with free refills and included bread and tea/coffee. I had not seen a food price this reasonable since I arrived in Iceland. For... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 426 7100
Description
http://www.visitgrindavik.is/visit.jsp?a=list&t=matur&lang=en

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