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Sandholt Reykjavik

Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 551 3524
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (300 reviews)
“quiche” (92 reviews)
“pastry” (129 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate here few times because we stayed next door at Sandhotel. Great food and such yummy pastries, desserts and breads ! Hotel served their breads and pastries for breakfast and I thought these were the best baked goods I've ever had !

Thank Nina T
Reviewed yesterday

This is a nice place to start the morning at. This is one of Reykjaviks oldest Bakeries and located on the main shopping street. The only negative was how rude the staff was and slow.

Thank aaltodesign
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first morning in Reykjavik, after the long flight from the U.S., we stumbled upon the Sandholt Bakery and decided to go in for coffee and sustenance. The interior is functional and features the bakery counter and a smallish seating area. After a short wait...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here straight from the airport and was not disappointed. Amazing pastries, good healthy food. We had quiche, salmon and croissants. All were very good. Tea and coffee were also excellent and the service was friendly.

Thank Kathie L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had our sole lunch in Reykjavik at this bakery/restaurant and it was a good choice, You can select from the daily sandwich on dispkay in he bakery or from the menu which offers more elaborate dishes (wife & daughter has spaezle pasta for example)

Thank WhatsInAScreenName42
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My dad and I had our eyes on this place before I even got to Iceland (he helped me plan the perfect trip) and I’m so glad we did! Sandholt is such a good breakfast spot. There are seats where you can sit and be...More

1  Thank Ashley G
Reviewed 6 days ago

We landed in Iceland around 5am and reached the our hotel at about 630am absolutely starving. Most places are not open until around 8:00 am but we were pointed in the direction of Sandholt as it is one of the few spots on Laugavegur street...More

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is hard to find a good breakfast location in Reykjavik and also one which is open early. Sand holt is open from 6.30am and offers some variety including eggs and bacon which is hard to find as well as pancakes and pastries. Staff are...More

Thank makalu8000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard of this place through a blog mentioning where to eat early when your plane gets in. They do open early which is helpful and they have an extensive breakfast menu plus tons of pastries. It's super hard to decide what to get! It's so...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in an apartment so I wnet out looking for an early morning coffee at around 8am. This place was one of the few that were open and I ordered a take away and also a delicious smoked salmon, cream cheese and red...More

Thank Ightham1
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Questions & Answers
6 February 2018|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
Like most food in Iceland, it's expensive. 2 coffees, 2 cappucino and two muffins was about $30 USD
Bobby S
4 May 2017|
Response from Shasha_Nounou | Reviewed this property |
If they didn't reply, your concerns are founding. Just go early in the morning, take a number, get called and state your request. See what they can do for you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Laugavegur 36, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 551 3524
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We are a family run bakery and eatery in downtown Reykjavik. You can drop by from 6:30 every morning and enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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