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Brynja

Adalstraeti 3, Akureyri 600, Iceland
+354 462 4478
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Adalstraeti 3, Akureyri 600, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. Great ice cream. Delicious. Very friendly staff. It was very warm in Iceland, unseasonably so and we decidedly stop in at the recommendation of the hotel. Great choice. They had a million toppings but the ice cream was excellent too. Highly...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have a thing for ice creams and had read great reviews about the ice cream at Brynja, to the extent it being among the best ice cream place in Iceland. So we made sure to drop in and our expectations were high. Place was...More

Thank mpsr1234
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very interesting ice cream - a cross between ice cream and frozen custard. It was very tasty and there is a wide range of toppings. They have their own version of a Blizzard! Enjoy!!!

Thank MTLeaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lonely Planet boasts this place as being legendary in Iceland for its ice cream, and it didn't disappoint. Apparently, the ice cream is made with milk, not cream, which accounts for its slightly different taste. It's simple and delicious with lots of option for toppings....More

Thank Brittany R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped after we had just gone to dinner to have a little ice cream. The store building looks big from the outside, but its small once you get in. The ice cream was ok, wouldn't call it the best or worst that I have...More

Thank JSabs11
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Amazing ice cream. Skip the sauces (they harden and aren't nearly as good as the ice cream) and just pick your one favorite topping at most. Savor it!

Thank C29F
Reviewed 26 December 2016

nothing out of the ordinary. soft serve ice cream in a cone. The ice cream was creamy. I felt there was some kind of musky smell when I entered the place. but maybe it was only that day. nice for a simple dessert but nothing...More

Thank Evelyn K
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

In a place with some incredible ice cream this place served only soft ice cream. Not sure why all the fuss??? Half liter of ice cream was almost 9$

Thank SadieAtlantaGa831
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Best soft serve I've ever had. I mixed in 3 different candies, it was like a fancy McFlurry or Blizzard! Size small was HUGE but I ate it all regardless. A bit expensive for ice cream but worth it. Friendly, efficient staff. Open late to...More

Thank CourtenayV91
Reviewed 5 November 2016

though the ice cream/soft serve was good, the most impressive thing here is the staff. They were incredibly helpful and patient explaining to us some of the things we weren't familiar with. We walked there from "downtown" and it was worth the effort. Great people...More

Thank jrm27
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adalstraeti 3, Akureyri 600, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Northeast Region  >  Akureyri
  • Phone Number: +354 462 4478
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