We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Mentioned in

  • Best Cafés in Reykjavikkimkim.com

Details

CUISINES
Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Reviews (850)
Filter reviews
701 results
Traveller rating
382
222
56
25
16
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
382
222
56
25
16
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 23 February 2022

We ate here a couple of times. It has a lovely atmosphere and the food is fab. I had the cheese and ham bagel, along with the carrot cake. Wonderful.

Date of visit: February 2022
Helpful?
Reviewed 15 February 2022

It seems to have renamed to Cafe Rosenberg, but looks the same. There is a pub downstairs and a restaurant/cafe upstairs. The beer is cheaper than elsewhere and they also have a Happy Hour from 3 to 8 or so every day (down from 1000...to 800). The beer taps might need to be cleaned out a bit, there was a slight after taste. But loved the interior and the music and would have loved to be able to catch a live gig - we were told they would likely start up again soon and be almost daily, with only a small cover charge. The bar man was very nice as well. We also had paninis one of the evening, which come with a bit of side salad. Will definitely go back next time we're in Reykjavik!More

Date of visit: February 2022
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 25 March 2020

Really nice place in Reykjavik center. A beautiful place full of character. The cafe is located in the big old and charming house. Homemade cakes and cookies, good coffee and very comfortable seating. A good place to relax. Awesome food and very friendly staff. Definitely...a good address.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 19 March 2020

Stopped in for a hot beverage and was welcomed by the loveliest little cafe! Ordered a Swiss mocha coffee and bagel with cream cheese, and it was delightful! The cafe is filled with old comfy chairs and mismatched furniture. It's a place that invites you...to sit down with a coffee and good book, and just relax for a bit. Loved it!More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 7 March 2020 via mobile

Stopped here one afternoon whilst walking around the city. Staff were very friendly and didn’t seem to mind how long you relaxed with only a drink. Very chilled place.

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 12 February 2020

The Stofen Cafe in Reykjavik is one of our favourite places on the island of Iceland. It’s a warm and friendly place with an outstanding atmosphere. The staff , Martin, in particular are friendly and helpful. In fact Martin helped us plan our next trip!...The food is good, Crepes are superb and free coffee refills. Not cheap but then nowhere is in Reykjavik but well worth it. Thanks for the Cheesecake Martin...see you in 2 years. Takk Fyrir. Mike and LindaMore

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 31 January 2020 via mobile

We made a passing visit to Stofan for a light lunch. All delicious. There is a lovely rustic feel, and the service was good but unobtrusive. Pricing wasn't bad either.

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 4 January 2020

Popped in here with my partner and son, would have stayed longer had he of let us sit for longer than 20 mins :) it is so cosy and warm, just what we needed in the middle of a snow storm. Food is lovely -...waffles are unreal! Hot chocolate is also great. Friendly staff and very welcoming to children. Would recommend.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 3 January 2020

Beer got spilled because of a bad table, waiter laughed at us and didn’t even clean the table..we were not offered a new beer

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 28 December 2019

I would give it lower if I could. Just a bad tasting quick bite. Had some crepes and they were so dry and tasteless. Even though we got some extra sauce it was just bad. So not for us.

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?2  
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Center Hotels Plaza
3,407 reviews
.04 km away
Black Pearl - Reykjavik Finest Apartments
420 reviews
.11 km away
Metropolitan Hotel
420 reviews
.13 km away
City Center Hotel
1,167 reviews
.14 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Matarkjallarinn - Foodcellar
996 reviews
.03 km away
Fiskfelagid - Fish Company
2,167 reviews
.03 km away
BioBorgari
121 reviews
.10 km away
101 bistro
435 reviews
.11 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
The Settlement Exhibition
3,027 reviews
.15 km away
Reykjavik City Library
116 reviews
.07 km away
Reykjavik Art Museum Hafnarhus
504 reviews
.07 km away
Reykjavik Museum of Photography
103 reviews
.09 km away
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Stofan Cafe

Yes, Stofan Cafe offers takeaway services.

Stofan Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 5