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C is for Cookie

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Tysgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 578 5914
07:30 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Very relaxed shabby chic style - HUGE cups of lovely coffee . Laid back friendly staff. It was our first coffee in Iceland and definitely the best

Thank Jacqui06
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This is over the road from hotel Odvinse and feels like a local drop-in. Best coffee we had in Reykjavik and good for snacks and cake.

Thank Anj45
Chicago, Illinois
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110 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

C for Cookie is a quaint, little coffee shop/cafe with lovely, cozy decor. With a small variety of entrees, sandwiches, and desserts, it's a nice place for breakfast, lunch, or an afternoon snack. Outside of the decor, the thing that I loved most about this cafe is the fact that the latte is actually worth the 550ISK price tag! It's... More 

1 Thank aps18
Stockholm, Sweden
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

But not the best coffee I had while visiting Reykjavik. The guy working at the counter wasn' t all that service oriented but that could possible be because we were there near closing time. The café had a small art exhibition which was nice.

Thank x_simpson
Sterling, Virginia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

We enjoyed visiting this cafe several times during our stay. The espresso, delicious lattes, and tasty breakfast items were the perfect to start our day. The bread was fresh, chewy, and delicious. The eggs were cooked to order and fresh as well. They even had decaf espresso for my friend who can't have caffeine. (The only place we found this... More 

Thank gschutte
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Went here a couple of times during our stay in Iceland. Very nice coffee and ambiance, off the main drag too. I'd recommend for a quiet moment when you need a recharge. The Swiss Mocha and Cappuccino are delicious.

Thank NeilPatMac
Los Angeles, California
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

The coffee was very good (which is saying a lot for Iceland, where coffee seems to be everywhere), as was the food. The atmosphere is very bohemian, again, not surprising for Iceland, and the shop is located near the downtown area with easy access to other tourist stops. Would not say it is a "must visit" but if you are... More 

Thank NEvisitorfromCA
The Hague, The Netherlands
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206 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Grab a (Illy) coffee in this 'shabby-chic' local coffee shop. Service by the Serbian (!) barista /waitress was outstanding. Most importantly, the cappuccino (with extra shot) was made to perfection and gave us a kickstart!

Thank Jurgen R
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

We took our coffee to go as we were staying in the hotel across the way. Cute, cozy and warm. Nice little spot!

1 Thank Emaly B
Reykjavik, Iceland
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

A lot of Reykjavik's coffeeshops go for that "dark and cosy" vibe. This one is a bit different because it has a lot of windows. The cappuccino is tight here and I remember the vegetable soup being very good too. The prices were average. You have the option to sit outside too and in summer it farces the right way... More 

Thank joe_shutter

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tysgata 8, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik>  > Miõborg
  • Neighbourhood: Miõborg
  • Phone Number: +354 578 5914
Famous Illy coffee, delicious homemade cakes, breakfast and lunch available all day, cozy atmosphere and shiny happy people - what more could you ask for? So if you're in town you just have to pay us a visit, we'll be here for you. With cookies :)

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