With a lack of big commercial coffee chains, smaller independent cafes have a chance to shine. Yes, you read that correctly...'lack of big commercial coffee chains'...meaning no Starbucks.
How do people in Iceland survive without Starbucks? It's impossible!
Yes... that was sarcasm. Without major coffee chains littering the country, it has allowed small coffee shops to take up nearly every street corner in the downtown core of Reykjavik. The Icelandic coffee community is small and mighty, with the competition being fierce! Due to the small size of the community, if one cafe elevates their coffee quality, the other cafes are forced to react quickly. The Icelandic coffee standard continues to grow rapidly and is starting to earn respect across the globe
Currently in this section you will find;
(1) Coffee shops in Reykjavik
More coffee shop reviews to come. Stay tuned!