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Conwy Falls Cafe

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Pentrefoelas Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0PN, Wales
+44 1690 710696
09:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Conwy, United Kingdom
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292 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in and got a very pleasant surprise. It's been ages since we last called in and we were very disappointed. Now it's beautifully decorated. Scrubbed pine tables. Lots on offer. Great selection of sandwiches, paninis, cakes. Home made soup. All fresh and tasty. Very pleasant service on a freezing Monday in November. Smiley attentive staff. Dog friendly. What's not... More 

Thank Carolyn F
Llan Ffestiniog, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went here with my Hubby on a Monday lunchtime. It has a large free car park just off the main A5 near Betws-y-Coed. The cafe is slightly elevated (nice views) and accessed by a few steps. It is open 7 days a week (0900-1700 hrs). We arrived at 1235 hrs. There are no table menus - food choices are... More 

Thank Jilly2903
Llandudno, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Years ago I went there and it was dire - put me off even trying it for decades. Today, after a few hours on the excellent Penmachno bike trail, we stopped for a tea/coffee and were induced, by an impressively enthusiastic lady to buy the freshly baked blueberry and almond cake - it was delicious. All the scones etc. are... More 

Thank simoncain
Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous little cafe. Great service, delicious brownies and delicious hot coffee and hot chocolate. Loved that muddy boots were welcome and was very inviting to dogs also.

Thank Ann-Marie C
Level Contributor
35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice breakfast, great coffee. Dog, walkers and muddy boot friendly and the sign said and it most certainly was true. Friendly staff too

Thank Luvy C
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a transformation from the ugly, unfriendly and uninviting place it was before! Now: Everything done beautifully -coffee, food, décor. . . Fully deserves the lovely reviews and well worth a visit. Da iawn, Jan! Keep up the good work!! Wishing you all the best, Simon, Fiona and family.

Thank Simon B
Mold, N Wales
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179 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in for lunch on a beautiful and warm November day. The Tuna baked potato was just what I needed , came with a salad and coleslaw. I resisted the cake, this time. Once off the busy A5 it soon becomes quiet, there is a sunny deck area where dogs are welcome and this is all surrounded by trees in... More 

Thank cowrieshell
Hereford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

As previous reviews point out this place is a little gem. It is dog friendly, and serves a range of hot and cold drinks and large pieces of cake for the weary traveller, or those having just undertaken a Go Below Challenge. The coffee is a little strong for my taste, but it was certainly welcome. It has a welcoming... More 

Thank 505AverageFamily4
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised, we were made welcome by staff and especially our Jack Russell who was given dog treats. Clean and spacious with lovely views. Delicious well presented breakfast with mug of tea for £6.75 and good value too! Log fire was not lit, would of been better lit as quite chilly- that's my only moan!

Thank jannyjan43
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

One friendly waitress, one grumpy waitress. Food surprisingly good - jumbo fish finger sandwich amazing (and huge!). If you eat/drink in the cafe you can access the Falls without paying your pound...

Thank Emma_Andy100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pentrefoelas Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0PN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710696
Conwy Falls Cafe is a beautiful purpose-built cafe set in 9 1/2 acres of SSSI native forest, with the spectacular back drop of the waterfall running through the River Conwy in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. Designed in the 30s by Clough Williams-Ellis, the cafe is a classic example of his design, and with its excellent car parking space, provides a perfect stop off at the gateway to Snowdonia.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?