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Valdis

Grandagardur 21, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 586 8088
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (41 reviews)
“ice cream” (247 reviews)
“waffle cone” (11 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Grandagardur 21, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic ice cream and really large scoops! It’s open till 11pm everyday so great for a late night treat before hunting the northern lights.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rob353ww
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of ice cream flavours to choose from along with the whippy (soft scoop) ice cream. I would recommend the special waffle with ice cream as its a perfect size to share and great value for money; it includes two scoops of ice cream, sauce...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rhyswm90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ice cream parlour has limited seating but plenty of standing room (good in December when it's freezing outside!) The choice of flavours is vast and unusual and the portion sizes are very generous. The Christmas cake ice cream was delicious.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank P2550WSninac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tons of flavours with friendly staff happy for you to taste them until you find the one you want! Range of six sorbets for anyone dairy free or vegan, the raspberry was lovely with little chunks in there too.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 1986Lori
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends & I visited here for dessert one evening during our 4 day trip to Iceland. I was full from my dinner but had to sample the liquorice ice cream & I’m so glad I did! Not strong, quite subtle but very yummy.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank EJG_UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were exploring the harbour area and were lucky enough to stumble upon Valdis. It's super cute, and despite being incredibly cold we popped in for ice cream. You only need a single scoop for children (and adults) as they are huge scoops. The After...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MrJaijo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across this place whilst walking around the harbour in freezing rain! Had a couple of tastes and went for the licorice. Don’t be put off by the grey colour! Delicious!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 37samr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here to try out the licorice ice creams (they have two varieties) and we LOVED them both. I'm not a fan of licorice at all but they do it well in Iceland. Perhaps it's just the Aussie versions that are gross but the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JustineHS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely dessert visit following fish at Kaffivagninn. Valdis has a huge range of ice cream flavours; I went for vanilla, cranberry and gingerbread - and it was delicious!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alisonn638
Reviewed December 16, 2018

Even though it was freezing always time for cream in any weather Loads of flavour to lick into Qiet cheap considering the rest of food in iceland Had christmas cake flavour luch

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robby14789
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FeisTraveling
August 9, 2018|
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Response from suruchij2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes...they do have vegan ice creams and sorbets..every flavour is yummy..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grandagardur 21, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 586 8088
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Description
Home made icecram with much variety to choose from and ofcourse local flavors - salted liquorice icecream is very popular - locals love it. Valdís uses fresh ingredients and the secret ingredient is passion - alot of it! We would be happy to see you :)
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