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Glaetan Cafe Bistro Book Shop - CLOSED

Laugavegur 19, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 511 1180
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
21 Dec 2013
“Great food but lacking atmosphere..”
21 Dec 2013
“Good food at a good price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Laugavegur 19, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 21 December 2013

We popped in for lunch and to escape from the cold for a bit. I had a grilled ham and cheese sandwich which came with chips and a diet coke - the total cost was around five pounds. The food was delicious and hot, which...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 21 December 2013

Came here for lunch as it was on the high street. Had a ham and cheese toasted sandwich which came with chips, and a coke light for about 1450ISK. The food was good, the service was fast, the staff were friendly and the place had...More

Thank jjeans1
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We were stuck for time and popped in to grab something to eat. It was charming and offered a variety of foods ie. burgers, pizzas and pasta with reflllable coffee and water. We didnt have the luxury of choosing an authentic restaurant and spending a...More

Thank barney1231207908
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Lovely friendly service and tasty food at prices which are very reasonable for Reykjavik. Try the Burgers and the homemade carrot cake with as many cups pf good coffee as you want. Mainly Christian books

Thank SNJW
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Beautiful cafe that makes you feel like in a home's lounge! you can have look at the books, enjoy your coffee or light snack and free wifi...

1  Thank 13_Eleni
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Me and my boyfriend had late lunch in here after spending the morning out of town. You seat yourself and then chose when you want to order at the counter. There was a nice atmosphere with students on laptops and staff chatting to regulars, no...More

Thank emmmm2013
Reviewed 9 November 2013

We had just arrived in Reyjavik, checked into our hotel and were dying for a snack and coffee. Here was just the place. Good service and obviously quite a popular place.I always saw plenty of people in here. I enjoyed their Icelandic pancakes with tea.My...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 27 October 2013

The restaurant was located in the main street of the capital, which is very close to our stay. We ordered soup, lobster pasta and steakburger, all were totally disappointed. The soup was cold, and we initiated them to reheat for us, but the taste was...More

Thank ngyy
Reviewed 24 October 2013

It was a realy nice atmosphere! We bought the best carottcake i have ever tasted! And the service was verry good!

Thank Sara U
Reviewed 22 October 2013

The description says it all. Friendly staff and really good coffee. I'd stick with the breakfast/brunch as there are better burgers in Reykjavik, but their English breakfast was great!

Thank Christopher B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 19, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 511 1180
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