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Faktory - CLOSED

Smidjustigur 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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You never know what to expect but it's usually good

Faktory is probably the best venue for alternative live music. That said, unless a band is playing... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2013
Franceska T
,
Mendrisio, Ticino, Switzerland
Hip place for the alternative with changing style

Just off laugavegur is this bar-discotheque-lounge-hangout for the alternative people in Reykjavik... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2013
Proefkonijn
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The Netherlands
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23 Oct 2013
“You never know what to expect but it's usually good”
16 Jul 2013
“Hip place for the alternative with changing style”
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Smidjustigur 6, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

Faktory is probably the best venue for alternative live music. That said, unless a band is playing, you never know what to expect: dj sets, techno, alternative, electronic...it's worth a visit as it's just on Laugavegur.

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Reviewed 16 July 2013

Just off laugavegur is this bar-discotheque-lounge-hangout for the alternative people in Reykjavik in a collection of dark and moody rooms in a seemingly squatted building. We were here twice and on both occasions both the music and the crowd were quite different. The first time,...More

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