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Bistro Betws-y-Coed

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Holyhead Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AY, Wales
+44 1690 710328
11:30 - 21:30
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Wed - Sun 11:30 - 21:30
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Generous portions of excellent bistro style food, very hearty. Had a leek and potato soup that was fantastic, and a lovely beef stew. Perfect after big outdoor days in the mountains.

Thank YorkJadey
Brighton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

Took a chance and booked a table on the off chance.. We were not disappointed. The food was wonderful. Great flavours and decent portions, plus the bill was not scary. I would recommend this restaurant absolutely, oh and the staff and service were good too.

1 Thank Lindsay W
Northampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

This was a wonderful recommendation by the guesthouse we were staying at. The menu is interesting and food is of a good quality as is the service. We had tried to eat there on a previous visit but it was full. It is necessary to book in advance for weekends and busy periods but well worth a visit.

1 Thank Barbara D
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

World class food and great service. Pleasantly vibrant atmosphere without being too noisy. A great menu at a fair price and will definitely return again next time we're in Betwys-y Coed

Thank jerryd927
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

We have dined at this bistro on a number of occasions and have always found the quality of food very high, the atmosphere very friendly, and the pricing reasonable

Thank Carmel K
east sussex
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Clearly popular so who am I to judge? The wobbly table was an irritant. Ok but over - seasoned with salt steaks, vegetables served in a puddle of water in chipped china and wet unpleasant tasting potatoes described as Dauphinoise do not impress me. The first time we ate her was at best average, and I shall not bother to... More 

Thank mrrt440
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Popped in on Sunday evening, there was a good atmosphere, friendly and efficient service. Had the lamb shank which was delicious. Well worth a visit.

Thank james H
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178 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

We were really looking forward to eating here. On our arrival it was obvious they were over staffed and the two waitresses were stressed. Took a while for them to come over and point out our table which was in a great location by the window. We then waited ages and when our drinks order hadn't been taken I went... More 

1 Thank Lorraine R
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

What can I say about this restaurant, superb food wonderful staff and probably the best food for miles. Excellent value for money. Highly recommended but don't forget to book your table just incase as they are very popular.

Thank kentkeaneo
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Ate here on a Monday and luckily booked in advance, there was good reason it was full. The food was amazing and the service was just as good. Wanted to eat the whole menu it looked so good but went with wood pigeon then a main of hake and crab, all cooked to perfection. Lovely little touches of free little... More 

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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
Welsh, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holyhead Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710328

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