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Gamla Bakariio

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Cafe, European, Scandinavian
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Aoalstraeti, Isafjordur, Iceland
+354 456 3226
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

An old bakery that goes back generations. Beautiful freshly baked bread and pastries. There is a seated area here where you can drink coffee and eat. The staff are friendly and helpful.

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Thank AshleyMarsh68
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent staff and very good pastry, highly recommend "Kringla". Good place for families to spend time together

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Thank Baldur E
Las Vegas, Nevada
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130 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

During our stopover in Isafjordur, we picked up some pastries to take back to our cruise ship. They were delicious.

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Thank Fred J
Brisbane, Australia
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222 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This bakery in the main street of Isafjordur has delicious cakes and great coffee. Very nice place to sit if the weather is a bit cold or rainy.

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Thank CaseyandSue
Adelaide, Australia
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93 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Great selection of cakes, sweet treats, made up rolls, cold drinks and coffee. Seating inside also. Opens 7am.

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Thank DacPsaTravellers
Plymouth, Michigan
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Nice coffee shop and bakery with lots and lots of pastries to choose from. Sandwiches too and very reasonably priced by Icelanic standards.

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Thank Fred S
London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This local bakery is a big part of the town. It has pictures of all the elders on the walls and it looks like it is run by the same family as founded it. This place is more about feeling the atmosphere of a small town then anything else. But the pasties are also very nice. Special recommendation to the... More 

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Thank Andri486
Boston, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

So, it was a Saturday afternoon when we got back to town, and literally nothing was open. Shut down at 2:30. This bakery, however, was open. So glad our 12 year old spotted the lights were on from across the square, as we desperately needed a warm drink and a sweet treat. And this hit the spot! Large variety of... More 

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Thank K R
Napa Valley, CA
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250 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We found the local pastries just average. It's a cute little place, but don't expect memorable pastries.

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Thank vinfan
Portland, Oregon
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Gamia Bakariio is a very popular bakery, in this small town which is very often visited by cruise ships. The cinnamon roll I tasted was fresh and delicious. There was a line ( but the clerks were efficient and the line was quick moving) to order and the tables were full both inside and outside in the square with people... More 

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Thank Pamela Q

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Scandinavian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aoalstraeti, Isafjordur, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Westfjords Region  >  Isafjordur
  • Phone Number: +354 456 3226

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