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The Coocoo's Nest

Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 552 5454
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (62 reviews)
“eggs florentine” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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1 - 10 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cosy and intimate as always, great burrito served with nice hospitality and friendly face. Great coffee and cake. Returning soon.

Thank John N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was walking around near the whale watching and maritime museum when I spotted this restaurant. I walked in to a cosy place which was lovely as it was freezing. I also got a very friendly welcome too. I ordered coffee and the soup of...More

Thank Camille S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cute place with amazing small brunch menu! Really good breakfast and good service, quite expensive but everything in Iceland is!

Thank Isabelle S
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Accidentally stumble upon this amazing place. Very cozy feel and the food was top notch. The pizzas were so good.

Thank krux672
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The sourdough pizza on Thursdays is awesome. We actually came here without a reservation, and it was quite packed. However, the hostess was very nice and found us a place to hang out while the place cleared up and we could get a table. The...More

Thank FatHelga
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We arrived and it was busy. A small wait but worth it! Service was so friendly and the breakfast burito is worth many more visits!

1  Thank Wild_Nordic_Fairy
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful walk along the harbour to reach this very local and welcoming cafe serving a lovely brunch. Awesome burrito served with some of the best coffee in Reykjavik. Waited 15 minutes for a table but worth it. Totally recommend for brunch and I would come...More

1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with lovely people and service. Have had most of their dishes and they range from great to good, really recommend their breakfast burrito, good service.

Thank Eva S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We went again for the pizza night and it was delicious, great pizzas in this cosy little place in the best restaurant neighbourhood in Reykjavik, cosy service and good ambiance and value. Simply Good.

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We tried to go here for brunch on a Saturday morning in November, but the tables were all full, which we knew was a good sign. We returned on the Sunday and had a really delicious and really reasonably priced brunch - I would highly...More

Thank Evetemp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 5454
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