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Primus Kaffi

356 Snaefellsbaer, Hellnar, Iceland
+354 698 8806
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (43 reviews)
“soups” (25 reviews)
“cake” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Soups, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
356 Snaefellsbaer, Hellnar, Iceland
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Reviewed yesterday

Stopped here on a January afternoon for lunch, the service was great and it was a spacious location with great views. Thhe fish soup is probably one of the best soups Ive had in my lifetime. Yes, its $$ but it's Iceland where all food...More

Thank TaraBB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were out on a road trip exploring the region and fell upon this little gem. Don't be fooled by the basic look - inside is a perfect little haven serving wonderful coffee and hot chocolate, fabulous cakes and snacks. The view is amazing down...More

Thank kesny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cafe, delicious mushroom soup came with fresh bread. Convenient after our visit to the cave and perfect on a snowy day.

Thank atljennifer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sweet little cafe with nice views and great service. I wasn't sure what to get so the woman taking orders recommended the fish stew as being a typical Icelandic dish. It was delicious and the portion was generous. I also liked their signs: " Skinny...More

Thank lazyhikerinsf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for Lunch on the way to snæfellsnes peninsula. This seemed like a family run place. The ambience is peaceful and relaxing. The decor is quirky and adds character to the place. I had the Skyr cake and Mocha. Both were delicious. The...More

Thank Rashmi s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When the food arrived, it seemed to be quite slow (and it didn’t seem that busy at that point in time) it was really good. I had the mushroom soup, delicious! My husband had the fish soup also delicious! My husband then had the fish...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our favorite meal of the whole trip. Everything was so good, I could have eaten until I burst. Freshly baked bread and cakes made an amazing meal even better.

Thank Daria C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We came to Hellnar specifically for a soup lunch at Fjoruhusid cafe. We were super disappointed to find it closed when we arrived. Primus was open so we went there somewhat disappointingly. It was really awesome - light, airy with both a table area as...More

Thank om10
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice stop on the Snaefellnes peninsula! The first good coffee we had in a while (after all the gas station coffee) and really good fish soup (a little pricy though). Nice view as well.

Thank Emma V
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Went in for lunch in the middle of a snow storm, came out into the sun! Food was great and the decor was quirky and fun. Meatball dish was very filling and the mushroom soup was fantastic! Beautiful views of the sea shore near Hellnar...More

Thank VAPilot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Snaefellsbaer, Hellnar, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  West Region  >  Hellnar
  • Phone Number: +354 698 8806
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