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Skolavoroustigur 22a | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 555 8845
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Le monde
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pause déjeuner au Babalu, lasagnes végétariennes copieuses et très bonnes. Ambiance cosy et conviviale. Il faut simplement savoir qu'il faut prendre sa place et aller commander en bas, au bar. Ensuite, il ne reste qu'à se relaxer et apprécier ! Lunch break at Babalu Café, large and very good veggie lasagna. Cosy and friendly atmosphere. Just know that you need... More 

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Thank Liliorel
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cosy cafe. Lamb soup was delicious served with crusty bread and butter. Busy place you need to find a table before you order.

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Thank Steve0366
London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My eyes were busy checking all the interesting or even quirky decoration. The bathroom was the most quirky I would say! The cakes and drinks were just average. Good to take a rest here!

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Thank Novaaaa
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really cozy unique atmosphere. Limited seating. Prices are very reasonable for iceland. I highly reccomend the lamb soup with fresh bread!

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Thank Tian B
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As with many Icelandic restaurants the menu is limited but always good quality. We enjoyed crepes filled with cheese and spinach plus salad in a relaxed, slightly boho, quirky atmosphere. The prices were reasonable, as far as that goes in reykjavic, so two filled crepes with coffee came to around £30.

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Thank Laura P
Ashburn, Virginia
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166 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decent food, great for people watching if you get a window seat and enjoyable food with great service.

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Thank kitsVA
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

cosy and quirky. wonderful hot chocolate and crepes. just right for a freezing day. staff are very friendly and food is reasonably priced.

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Thank Thea B
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41 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chanced upon this little cafe among the higher priced restaurants. Hanging out in a cosy little cafe like this with piping hot lamb soup and crepes with the sleet 'storm' in the evening, is like finding an oasis in the desert. It's a nice environment where the customers are as nice and friendly as the staffs!

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Thank Chiucheong
Canada
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my first cappuccino in Reykjavik here and my last. Quirky fun always packed great service. Check it out.

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Thank Esther B
Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cafe offering hot drinks and a small food menu. I only had a hot chocolate but it was delicious! The interior is unusual (which I like) and the staff were very friendly.

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Thank Jessica O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Skolavoroustigur 22a | 101 Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 555 8845

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?