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Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
+354 426 7100
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster soup” (230 reviews)
“bread” (112 reviews)
“cakes” (41 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
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11 - 20 of 643 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IT was our first day in Iceland and this was the most perfect authentic place. We went for lobster soup and beers. The locals were in there cheering on a Icelandandic sport on TV. The owner ( i forgot his name? Hagan?) was wonderful. He...More

1  Thank natnordy
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The restaurant is situated in the harbor and is a side business for a fisherman. His nephew runs the restaurant and gave us a fantastic deal on lobster soup. It was one of the best soups I've ever had served with bread, water, and coffee...More

Thank Tija P
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing local little place with fantastic lobster soup, great value as it includes water, tea, bread with refill of the soup. The local cake which is made from pancake, smoked lamb and salad give it a go!

Thank MartinaDushi
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We ended up here by accident, while driving around looking for a bite to eat. We stopped in and had a light breakfast and coffee. The owner is a very wonderful gentleman and the breakfast, while light, was enjoyable. The coffee was nice as well!...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

This is really a local coffee shop/bar that serves soup. But man is that soup good! We had the lobster bisque which comes with coffee or tea and great bread. It's $20 so get your wallet out but it's a cute, local place and the...More

Thank SpicyBug
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Don't miss an opportunity to try one of their homemade desserts. Isn't that what life is about? Coffee is good too

Thank ReneeRodgers
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Tucked in Grindavik behind some fish factory and facing the harbor is this gem that served the delicious & homely lobster soup. I was brought here by a local, and he proudly told me this is the best lobster soup within Iceland. I don't doubt...More

Thank Jade W
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I had lobster or fish every day during my 8 day trip to Iceland and had this lobster soup on the last day. It was the very best and great value for money. Paid 2000isk and you get free refills of soup, bread and butter,...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Relaxed atmosphere...in this small cafe/bar/Resturant. There is good space outside to use when wether is warmer than today (april) Great host and service. Nice mixture of local people and tourists. Lobstersoup and vegetable soup is served all day, very good with fresh bread. The cakes...More

Thank Possi156
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had been driving all day. We were starved, found this little gem through trip advisor. Absolutely loved everything we ordered. Indulged in both the lobster and hedge table soup. Soup was nice and HOT. The bread was soft and fresh. Not...More

Thank Rachell S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
About how much does breakfast cost at Bryggian Cafe?
27 February 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but we only had a nighttime meal.
is this place walking distance from the Blue lagoon?
16 January 2017|
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Response from Lauren M | Reviewed this property |
No. You definitely need a car.
Can anyone confirm the opening time? I've read 7am lots of places but it says 8am on here and the site?
23 November 2016|
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Response from Jeremyka_11 | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Probably safest to go near lunch hour. There are several other cafes in the area that serve breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Miogaroi 2, Grindavik, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Reykjanes Peninsula  >  Grindavik
  • Phone Number: +354 426 7100
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