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The Gatehouse

Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
+44 1554 891278
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Stayed in the area for 2 weeks, visited the venue nearly every day, service is always excellent, the staff go out your way to ensure you are having a good experience. Perfect location for breakfast, lunch, or just coffee and cake. Seating is available outside...More

Thank Louisef87
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been in a few times either for a cooked breakfast or just a coffee and hot chocolate and cake its a very clean and tidy place, the staff are always nice and friendly. There are also different painting on the wall which you...More

Thank P6607WUcaz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Nice menu with a range of choices. Typical small coffee shop, and all the better for it. Lovely place.

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quirky café which serves absolutely fabulous tasting coffee and also offers a wide choice of vegetarian meals. Service was also very friendly and attentive.

Thank nidger7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just passing really when we discovered this little gem,staff are very friendly and welcoming, we only had tea and cakes but so wish we had time for more in this lovely little tea room.

Thank samsdad84
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Recently went to the Gatehouse for breakfast with friends. , friendly, clean and nice food. , recommended

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Four of us had just visited Kidwelly Castle and thought we would try this restaurant for lunch. We were greeted and seated in a very friendly manner. Drinks were ordered and brought to us while we decided on our meal. The waitress was attentive but...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for snack after visiting the castle. Super friendly and great service with delicious cake and reasonable pricing

Thank molly r
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This cafe is an absolute must. They had gluten free options, tasty 'snack' lunches that actually were quite substantial. Very reasonably priced. Friendly helpful staff. Clean. We had visited the castle and we thoroughly enjoyed sitting outside to eat. I wish we were staying nearer...More

Thank 19Ruthie19
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast on Sunday morning was fantastic, best food served in the area. All good is freshly cooked to order and sourced locally. Speedy service, friendly and welcoming staff, no request is ever to hard, they make everyone feel welcome. Can't wait to visit again. Accessible...More

Thank Louisef87
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10 June 2017|
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Response from Thomas D | Reviewed this property |
Did not consider it as the weather was not sitting out weather. I cannot confirm whether it has that facility. The eating area is not big but they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
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: Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Kidwelly
  • Phone Number: +44 1554 891278
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