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Kruska Reykjavik

Sudurlandsbraut 12, Reykjavik, Iceland
+354 557 5880
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (27 reviews)
“chicken” (16 reviews)
“brown rice” (3 reviews)
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European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sudurlandsbraut 12, Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is stunning. Very quaint & contemporary offering delicious homemade fresh tasty food. Very good value for money, attentive & pleasant staff which add to the atmosphere, highly recommended

Thank Oooooooozzzz
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant offers both a la carte and buffet menus. Eat where the Icelandic population eats - this is the place. My wife had a la carte and I had the buffet. Plenty of choice - several different meats available along with vegetables. A variety...More

Thank jamesecraig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was so fresh and delicious. I had a chicken breast with beetroot, avocado and garlic sauce which was just fabulous.

Thank Mel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe, reasonable prices. Good service and delicious food. Right next door to the Reykjavik Lights hotel.

Thank Banana88
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The food was ok, not very special and the staff were very flat, no smiles, no eye contact. Disappointing

1  Thank kimmills2020
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We initially overlooked this restaurant as being on our hotel premises we thought it would be standard overpriced fayre (as you often find in other countries when combined with a hotel). It wasn’t until our tour guide (mountaineers of Iceland-fab by the way!) recommended it...More

Thank Cheli7781
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

Nice to hear that :) Thank you

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Tried catfish which was excellent,came with plenty of salad and at a reasonable price.friendly staff as well

Thank horsham
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 18 November 2017

Ordered their Moroccan fish, it was delicious, nicely presented. Also tried their ginger skot which is like a shot in England....very good and warms you up! Staff were very welcoming.

Thank DeeFay14
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017


Reviewed 13 November 2017

A great choice of vegetarian, fish and chicken dishes. Free water and bread included. Quick and friendly service

Thank alanaway2016
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and amazing food. A little far from the city centre , but the snowy walk was fun! Loads of salads, Good tea, free Bread with humus and great music!

Thank Sophie v
Steinar Þ, Owner at Kruska Reykjavik, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017


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Questions & Answers
3 March 2017|
Response from Steinar Þ | Property representative |
Hi from 11 - 21 monday - saturday
8 January 2017|
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Response from Steinar Þ | Property representative |
No sorry we are not open for breakfast. We open at 11 for lunch :)
Julia H
22 November 2016|
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Response from Steinar Þ | Property representative |
No we are closed sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sudurlandsbraut 12, Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 557 5880
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