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The Laundromat Cafe

Austurstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 587 7555
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (217 reviews)
“pancakes” (177 reviews)
“burger” (274 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, European, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Austurstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I popped in for breakfast before heading out on a road trip around Iceland. We used the laundry facilities in the basement downstairs which we left running while we ate in the cafe. Staff were very friendly, food was good and the...More

Thank kiwi892
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This is kinda a locals hang out with lots of little kids, parents, couples etc. it’s a cafe with three washers in the back. The atmosphere is GREAT, the staff fun and friendly, and the beer is cold and the French fries are fresh. Who...More

Thank Grumpyj56
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We, as well as others looking for TLC, were confused when arriving at the address found Egill Jacobsen Kitchen & Bar - different name, same menu. But once settled we enjoyed the best brunch we had in Iceland. Generous portions and everything was delicious.

2  Thank FraserTravels
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We weren't sure we had the right place at first! Cafe up top and a laundromat downstairs. Sitting area and kids play place. Great little spot to plug in and wash some clothes.

1  Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This was, by far, our daughter's favorite place to go and one of ours too. It wasn't that the service was great (so-so), but the ability to stay in the basement for much of rainy/cold afternoon was terrific. For parents, it provides the perfect base...More

Thank ITeralyn
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We've visited for breakfast in a previous trip and we just had to come back this time. My partner ordered a healthy breakfast and I went straight for the pancakes, the pancakes were served with caramelised bananas, maple syrup, blueberries, blueberry compote and Greek yoghurt....More

Thank danielle12368
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Basic menu but excellent food - burgers were really good. Really quirky place - akin to an American diner. Kids loved it.

Thank Clodagh C
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Has this place changed names??? Couldn’t find it :-( Website is still up which is confusing.... does anyone know what has happened????

7  Thank Anthea W
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Decided to do my laundry before leaving Iceland so only found this place. I am not sure there are any other coin/token operated laundromats in Reykjavik? Doesn’t seem to be the case. As is everywhere in Iceland, the price for laundry is quite steep. Had...More

Thank darius73
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant seems to have been replaced by a new place which looked good but service was shoddy and after being told to sit down and not receving menus for some time we left and went elsewhere.

5  Thank MrGLR
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23 January 2018|
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Response from peggy b | Reviewed this property |
I’m unaware of laundry facilities
kevin k
15 March 2017|
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Response from Zeldabarnaby | Reviewed this property |
I don't know since we walked in both times. I suggest that you call them directly or ask ur concierge if u are staying at a hotel. Breakfast was awesome!!! Highly recommend!
3 January 2017|
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Response from TheLaundromatCafe | Property representative |
Hi there Still serving the Carrot and Ginger soup :) Look forward to seeing you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Austurstraeti 9, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 587 7555
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