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The Coocoo's Nest

Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
+354 552 5454
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (65 reviews)
“eggs florentine” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were looking for food while we walked by, but stopped by this charming little restaurant. We shared a delicious white pizza.

Thank Marita B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good brunch, we had the Burrito and the Florentine Eggs. Both were well prepared, good presentation, well cooked. Not the best burrito I have ever had but really good nonetheless, would recommend it. The wait can be a bit fustrating as this is a...More

Thank Francisco Migue... T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you trip advisor!!! Perfect find for a fantastic brunch! They do pretty large pours for mimosas too. Had a great time here and had some delicious food!

Thank Jake M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were down by the harbor and only wanted a drink and snack, and Coocoo was serving a brunch menu so we shared the poached eggs with spinach and potatoes. The server had them put it in two bowls which was so nice of her....More

Thank Samantha S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a local who works across the street from Coocoo's Nest. My family visits on weekends for brunch when we have guests in town and I will often stop by to pick up a sandwich for take-away during the week. Coocoo's Nest makes excellent...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From its plain exterior, this small unpretentious restaurant tucked away at the far western edge of the harbour in Granci can easily be missed. Although it does not look much from the outside however it is worth seeking out. Once inside, this small bistro excels,...More

Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for brunch and had to wait a few minutes. It´s a small place with great atmosphere and a little bit quirky. The service was excellent. The food was even better, We had the egg florentine and the omelette and both were really good....More

Thank JensogSetta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss Taco Tuesdays at this local favorite. Extraordinary tacos, reasonable prices and no tourists at this small, friendly, delightful, neighborhood restaurant. We ate here the last night of our trip to Iceland and it was one of the best meals we had at any...More

Thank katherinelamber270
Reviewed 31 August 2018

One of the better places in Reykjavik for brunch, they bake their own sourdough bread which is delicious.

Thank Jónas J
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Blueberry pancakes are the best! Nice atmosphere- cozy and good service. Great spot for brunch. Located right by the water.

Thank Kelly M
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Corbin E
26 July 2018|
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Response from LPoppetHead | Reviewed this property |
When we were there it was Wednesday and Thursday. I got the impression it changed occasionally so might be worth checking when you go.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grandagardur 23, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
  • Location: Europe  >  Iceland  >  Capital Region  >  Reykjavik
  • Phone Number: +354 552 5454
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