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Cafe Loki

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Lokastigur 28 | 101 Reykjavík, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 466 2828
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mashed fish” (212 reviews)
“smoked ham” (187 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lokastigur 28 | 101 Reykjavík, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic local food , really friendly staff and a warm friendly atmosphere , perfect ! A warm welcome on arrival, based on two floors the cafe is a fantastic mix of Old and new. The food, especially shark with a shot and Loki 3 course...More

Thank Graemesutt11
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Relaxing little cafe with a crash course in traditional Icelandic dishes. Tried the Bravehart plate and was blown away. They turned us onto skyyr, which we now use at home as a yogurt/sour cream substitute. Super nice folks and great music.

Thank ReddieMac
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very specialist Icelandic foods. Maybe not for everybody but what we had was brilliant. The meat soup (which they have everyday) was packed with lamb and vegetables. Staff were very helpful and when we asked them about the time of the sightseeing bus they looked...More

Thank TheBatchelors
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat upstairs by the window and we had a lovely view of Hallgrimskirkja. The menu was a small selection but full of local Icelandic food. A lot of fish, so if you don’t like fish don’t come here! I’m not the biggest fan of...More

2  Thank Ben927
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just learned about The delicious Icelandic rye bread on this trip. Imagine our surprise to find an ice cream dessert that incorporated it! Delicious!

Thank Daphne N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cafe was clean and well presented and staff were friendly and polite. The food however was not for us, we were disappointed with the standard of the food and were very put off by the overpowering smell of some of the foods.

Thank Carlygrace1402
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just what I wanted - a small, friendly cafe opposite the Hallgrímskirkja. It was early evening when I was there and I just wanted something small to eat but you could have a full meal if this was preferred. Traditional Icelandic food is served (fermented...More

Thank 315954Katey1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group of twelve with our food guide Eyglo (a 21 year old woman from Iceland) we were at the base of the main centre church so that we could view the landscape from the Cafe Loki. We were taken to the...More

Thank Eugene A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice food and hot chocolate! A very relaxing atmosphere. If you are looking for somwhere reasonably priced then I would recommend this cafe.

Thank kesidaway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an okay lunch, traditional islandic food which was prepared well. After not having any average meals, this was our first one in 5 days, I would not recommend given what else is available. My husband agrees

Thank 518lisaannd
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Hrönn V | Property representative |
Hello dear guests, I´m so sorry about what happened in your case. I heard about you two so we talked about it and I will continue talking about it to my people. One of my staff did go to lunch / coffee break and forgot... More
Sara A
28 May 2017|
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Response from Jeanne B | Reviewed this property |
Reykjavik is not the best city for parking. Most of it is street parking, and you'll need to buy a permit at the kiosk. If you're not impaired, walking is usually faster and less frustrating.
Gene S
16 March 2017|
Response from Hrönn V | Property representative |
Hello, Café Loki is around 50 minutes from the airport Keflavík. We are in front of the big church, Hallgrímskirkja
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lokastigur 28 | 101 Reykjavík, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 466 2828
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Icelandic traditional food Cafe Loki offer Icelandic meat soup, Icelandic sample plates, homemade bread and cakes. Icelandic traditional homemade dishes are our specialty. You can taste fermented shark and dried fish but Icelandic meat soup and our Icelandic plates are most popular among the Rye Ice cream and Skyr cake. Beautiful view over Reykjavik, Hallgrimskirkja church and to mountain Blafjoll. Icelandic food.
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