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Caban Cafe

Yr Hen Ysgol | Brynrefail, Caernarfon LL55 3NR, Wales
+44 1286 685500
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Yr Hen Ysgol | Brynrefail, Caernarfon LL55 3NR, Wales
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Came here last month and had a lovely lunch. Had the falafel that was very generous in portion and reasonable with price. The chips were crispy and fluffy inside. Finished off with a chocolate and beetroot cake that was very rich and so chocolatey! Whilst...More

Thank Nia B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Excellent food and tea/coffee in lovely surroundings. Sufficient car parking on site. Plenty of newspapers and magazines to read while you wait for your food. A really good place to visit regularly.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Love the look, vibe and food here, great for both breakfast and lunch. The outside is beautiful with the tall trees. Vegan friendly too. Highly recommend!

Thank xCharl26x
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Eat out alot but hadn't been here for a while... food was as good as ever. Tasty homemade and quick. Service and staff also to be commended. Will definitely return again soon!

1  Thank LBBlondie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Our walks leader knew about this café, otherwise we might have missed it. It is situated at the back of the local information centre. It was a nice day, and we were able to sit out at the back on a platformed area overlooking woods....More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a rather hidden gem for Llanberis area. Ideal if you are walking the entire Padarn Lake and want a fab foody stop. Highly recommended, really wholesome food

Thank awane68
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Nice building, lovely views over the gardens. Very clean and tidy. Good food but limited menu. Service was friendly but took aaaaaaaages to serve me my poached eggs and avocado on toast 🤦🏻‍♂️

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Went for our breakfast one morning whilst staying in the village. We both had the American pancakes with bacon and syrup. Lovely and the serving size was just right! Lovely selection of teas and coffee and the service was good. Would happily go back if...More

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This place is consistently good for lunch, with a lovely view over a garden complete with birds and squirrels sometimes. Lots of choice on the menu, and generally good service.

1  Thank JellyBaby24
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Regular visitor to North Wales, tend to camp and breakfast is either camp stove or a greasy establishment on Llanberis High Street..Well, when my camp stove ran out of gas on Tuesday morning, it could not have worked out better!!..Drove the short distance to this...More

1  Thank mazzaleeds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yr Hen Ysgol | Brynrefail, Caernarfon LL55 3NR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Caernarfon
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 685500
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Caban Café serves a fantastic and varied menu 9am-4pm seven days a week. Yashka and her team create daily specials, based on a healthy mix of organic products, the best from our local suppliers and fruit & vegetables from our on-site kitchen garden. This dedication to freshly prepared, healthy food, has resulted in an enviable reputation amongst locals and visitors alike. People like the coffee too!
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