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CupCake Cafe

Grettisgata 3 | Street above Laugavegur shopping street, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 823 3041
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“cupcakes” (49 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
“avocado toast” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Fast food, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Grettisgata 3 | Street above Laugavegur shopping street, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this hidden gem off a little off the main tourist shopping street. Our hotel had a little card that suggested this place and it had been forever since we had a great cupcake. We open the doors and were instantly greeted with a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this amazing cupcake shop twice on our 4 day visit. The cupcakes are the tastiest and we are sad we can’t get these back home in the UK! The owner is a great guy who chatted away to us! A very dedicated guy...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rajkay1309
Reviewed 21 October 2018

My friends and I stumbled on this cupcake gem, a few steps off the beaten path of the main tourist shopping street. It looked quaint so we stopped in and shared two cupcakes. I normally don't like frosting but ate every piece - everything was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Spencer68
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We came for a cup of coffee and one cupcake. We had a bit more. And it was awesome. They look so small and harmless...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Matze911
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Very cosy little place with the most delicious cupcakes. Wide range of choices, very nice and kind staff. It has a small business feel that we like.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dragos P
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Wow what a find. Fancied cupcakes after a lovely meal and stumbled upon this unique cafe after reading great reviews. The owner makes the cupcakes himself and they are sooo good. Not too sweet, just right. Best cupcakes We tried the carrot, velvet and one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank A6865ENsharons
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We stopped in for a quick treat and we are happy we did, the cupcakes are delicious. The woman behind the counter was very friendly and we had a nice conversation with her.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MooseTrax
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

These cupcakes were amazing. My husband and I went twice! The owner is very nice and makes the best cupcakes.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Oria M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We found this little cafe as we were exploring Reykjavik on a drizzly day. The smell of the cakes was amazing and they tasted even better. Definitely a good place to stop and take a rest.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I showed up just before closing. I bought 1 lemon cupcake full of wonderful flavor. It was airy and fluffy, and oh so delicious. Here's the best part. I wanted a cupcake, but didn't want to eat it. The person who helped me put it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Heather A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grettisgata 3 | Street above Laugavegur shopping street, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 823 3041
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Description
Cupcake Cafe is a cute new Cafe located in the heart of the city. Everything is in walking distance, from shopping to looking at our beautiful landmarks such as Hallgrimskirkja and Harpa. The café is great for dropping in after a or while shopping on Laugavegur shopping street We specialise in cupcakes and great coffee but we also serve great breakfast and lunch. Oatmeal, greek yogurt and our special sandwiches are most popular.
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