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Cafe Brak

Brakarbraut 11 | Kaupangur, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
+354 860 6655
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  • Average12%
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“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“iced coffee” (2 reviews)
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Brakarbraut 11 | Kaupangur, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Our patio ! beautiful view
"loved the decor and thoughtful touches around the cafe"
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2. Our Dillon cake takes you away
"and included a few gluten free options"
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3. One of our decorations
"I was pleasantly surprised by Borgarnes and Cafe Brak"
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

We stumbles upon tis lovely café while driving around. The coffee was delicious, the cake was fantastic (Caramel Cake) They even had gluten free options. Really nice little place. There is also a gorgeous look out point if you go up the stairs outside. You...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barbabelle00
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Super for a quick stop in Borgarnes on our way from Reykjavik to the Westfjords. Nice place with a good vibe, good sandwiches and a killer carrot cake.. Good value for money.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Håkon H
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We really enjoyed our favorite coffee here. Quite place, very close to town monument Brákin. The have very tasteful cakes too, just taste it :) you can pay by card, no local money are needed. And, of course, do not forget to sign to their...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thailon
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the cafe today while on a drink bing tour. Enjoyed carrot cake with a cup of tea. Good cake! Friends enjoyed the pecan pie and coffee. Charming restaurant and friendly staff.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lizw2014
borgarnes54, Manager at Cafe Brak, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for coming. Thank you for the lovely review.

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great find with lovely coffee and cake. Price wise it was really good if you are a Brit in Iceland. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Welsh_Bev
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This beautiful little coffee house is definitely worth the stop! It is delicious, the CHEESECAKE is wonderful! The service was fantastic and the coffee was delicious.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Myriam F
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Borgarnes, please stop by this place. The atmosphere is friendly and the staff is fantastic. The food was AMAZING and I wish I could order seconds. Do yourself a favor and make sure you get the cheesecake. Even if you hate...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BruteF75
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing food! Smoked salmon was the best I’ve ever had. The iced coffee was terrific too! Great service, really friendly staff, would definitely suggest this place for a quick coffee and a bite.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AubreyLynn8201
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic carrot cake with a hog chocolate. The apple pie is first rate too. Not bad for Icelandic prices either. Well recommended to a bite to eat

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Robbie C
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for coffee and a small breakfast. The lattes were only ok, but the ham and cheese sandwich was pretty good. We ordered the garlic sauce with it, and that was the shining star of the meal. The cafe itself is very cute,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kat W
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Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brakarbraut 11 | Kaupangur, Borgarnes 310, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Borgarnes
  • Phone Number: +354 860 6655
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A small Cafe in Borgarnes. Located in the heart of Borgarnes. Indoor and outdoor seating. We offer a variety of homemade cakes and a variety of coffee's, soft drinks and beers. Open from May - August. Closed during winter. Open for groups during winter, please order in advance for groups.
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