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The Davy Jones Locker

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The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
+44 1341 280166
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Popped in for a coffee, served quickly and coffee good and hot. Indoor and outdoor eating, menu looked extensive.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there with friends so there were two adults and six children. The service was great, all the staff were friendly and dealt well with my son's allergies. The food was nice if a little expensive, only a little. My main problem, which is the case for many places, the children's menu was limited to the usual stuff, my... More 

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Thank 122emm
Dyffryn Ardudwy
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219 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is historic. It's the stuff of childhood memories and it's been here for centuries, ( although not always a cafe) it tends to feel dark inside, as a fog builds up. The food is traditional seaside fare and well done. Outside is a different matter. The world goes by and the view is to die for.

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I fancied a sandwich but not one that was on the menu. I asked a member of the bar staff if I could tweak the sandwich menu to my taste and the answer was yes. Turned out to be one of the tastiest and best sandwiches I have had for a long time. Chicken breast with caramelised onions and chunky... More 

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Thank Ann T
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only good food ... but very quirky and with lovely staff . nothing too much trouble and their stew is fantastic

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Thank susan L
Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sat out side and had breakfast on day one of our camping trip We ordered at till point and the breakfast got brought out to us Not bad portions and hot and tasty , the only one thing I would say it's instant coffee and it would of been much nicer to have a filter coffee . Well worth a... More 

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NickyLocker, Manager at The Davy Jones Locker, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind review. All our drinks are listed on a sign above the counter as well as on the first page of our menus. We do serve filter coffees as well as fresh ground lattes, cappuccinos and Americanos etc as well as our instant options. So sorry that you missed these. More 

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here whilst in Barmouth! We sat outside and looked over the beach. It's always busy which only proves how nice the food and location is! Would definitely return! 👍🏻

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Thank Flo4130
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cosy place.Food and service was great and also dog friendly.In a lovely place over looking the harbour

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on our last day for breakfast. Lovely little place, proper mug of tea and superb hot fry up. Same atmosphere as the last inn {same owners}, but great all the same.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Wales
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We visit the Locker regularly, for coffee and teacakes and occasionally lunch, and always enjoy the food, atmosphere and excellent service. The staff are helpful, friendly and super efficient. We are never disappointed.

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Thank Bob D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Barmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 280166

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?