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Laugavegur 28 | Basement, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 578 3730
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19 Feb 2016
“Delicious Fun in a Jar”
8 Jan 2014
“Great food and exceptional service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Laugavegur 28 | Basement, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

Tapas, Icelandic style come in jelly jars. Cute little space, with an open kitchen, a charming waitstaff and excellent food. This was my pick because it wasn't insanely crowded like most places we'd peeked into while out on the main shopping road, and it seemed...More

Thank BruceTrautman
Reviewed 8 January 2014 via mobile

Had a very great evening with freinds at this very nice mexican fused restaurant. Good tortillas is a understatement... I'll be back :)

Reviewed 7 December 2013

Being a huge fan on mexican food, i was looking forward to trying newly-opened hip mexican restaurant in the center of Reykjavik. It turned out to be a huge disappointment. The first night we came there, a waitress with poor manners told us off saying...More

5  Thank Aselya
Reviewed 28 November 2013

Tequiela and mexican cuisine you can´t go wrong there. Great service and a party atmosphere. If you are in the mood for good food and a night out on the town. This is the place to go. I will see you there.

Thank Gudny H
Reviewed 27 November 2013

I have been to this place three times in recent times and it always surprises me. Anything from a Peruvian appetizer to a tequila flavoured milk shake! Really good food, friendly staff, right in the heart of the city and of course that leads to...More

1  Thank ski_iceland
Reviewed 27 November 2013

The food is great... Fine mexican cuisine The drinks are great... Always a good choice of fine ales and special tequilas And the service is outstanding :)

Reviewed 27 November 2013

Had the pleasure of meeting up with friends in this unlikely basement on Reykjavik's main street the other night. To my surprise I found a little Mexican food heaven and great selection of Spanish wines. We all had the taster menu which comprised of five...More

Thank Bergmenn
Reviewed 24 November 2013

I went to Cava with a large group of people. We had made a reservation and chosen 7 dishes in advance. The dishes were very small, as expected for this kind of a restaurant, but the food didn't taste good, with the only exception of...More

2  Thank 1,452,461
Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

The waitress was very helpful when explaining the menu to us. They recommended a local Christmas beer which was delicious. The guacamole nachos were fantastic, the guacamole was clearly freshly made that day. We went for the tapas style small courses. The portion sizes were...More

Thank RPRedmond
Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

Happened upon this place by chance and had a delicious meal-not fine dining but really good food done well and perfect for travellers on the go. Had a selection of smaller courses as "tapas" (4-5 perfect between 2) but each one was perfectly cooked and...More

Thank Fifi083
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
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7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
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7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
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  • Address: Laugavegur 28 | Basement, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 578 3730
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