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Riverside Restaurant

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5 The A | Craig-y-Dderwen - The Riverside Hotel, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AS, Wales
+44 1690 710293
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Ate far too much! Beautiful food, well presented. Excellent service and compliments to the chef! Managed to squeeze in a dessert - bread and butter pudding, what a treat.

1 Thank Louise H
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Superb dinner - food without fault and wonderfully warm, cheerful service from Michelle made the evening the best we've had in Wales. 5 star. Amazing views too.

2 Thank 423francesb
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

After a year of being in Betws Y Coed we tried the riverside restaurant for the first time and loved it. We were greeted with a warm friendly smile and throughout the whole evening the staff were attentive and real pro's. The food was very good and the river valley view really made the evening.

1 Thank Clayton C
Stafford, United Kingdom
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356 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

we'd visited just over a yar ago and wanted somewhere special to enjoy a birthday lunch with friends. We weren't disappointed. Our server, Mostyn, was very attentive, described the deishes and where the main ingredients were sourced. We know where the beef and sausages come from and also where the beer is brewed. We sat in the conservatory overlooking the... More 

1 Thank mark m
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Booked a table at the Craig-y-Ddderwen restaurant for a quiet Monday night. Michelle was a fantastic host and escorted us to comfy seats by the open fire where we enjoyed our drinks and ordered our meal. It was great that we were taken through to the dining room only when our meal was ready which gave us time to enjoy... More 

1 Thank Arjybhaji
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Friendly, professional service from the waiter Mostyn, very attentive and helpful. Food was great and portions were large and well presented. Great location, perfect for sunny days. Amazing homemade ice cream!

1 Thank hjd7
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We visited the hotel for afternoon tea to celebrate our anniversary. the tea was delicious and so much of it we bought some home. The hotel was very quiet when we visited, but we were made you feel very comfortable by the friendly, helpful and very accommodating staff. The hotel is in a stunning location and next time we have... More 

1 Thank TrenthamDoug
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We stopped here for afternoon tea, what a gem, the view in the Gardens with the river created a fantastic atmosphere to enjoy thoroughly enjoyable scrumptious afternoon tea. We would definitely stop here again when visiting Betws Y Coed.

1 Thank Stuart T
Warrington, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We had two evening meals here and the food is simply amazing. My husband had steak and he said it was cooked to perfection, exactly the way he wanted it. They even brought out the steak to show him before serving it up. Top quality food from a top quality chef. Lovely romantic atmosphere with excellent staff - attentive but... More 

1 Thank Lin1958
Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We ate at the Riverside Restaurant at Craig-y-Dderwen on our first night in the Snowdonia region. The atmosphere was lovely, and the food great. We sat in the bar / lounge area while we ordered our drinks and food, then sat and sipped our wine while we waited for our food to be ready. Once our starters were nearly ready... More 

1 Thank Suzie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 The A | Craig-y-Dderwen - The Riverside Hotel, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710293
Our restaurant overlooks the River Conwy at the edge of Betws-y-Coed in the Snowdonia National Park, and is open to non-residents for: •Bistro Lunch •Afternoon Teas •Evening Restaurant .Every year since 2006 we have received the coveted AA Rosette award for culinary excellence in addition to the Taste of Wales recognition. Wales offers such an abundance of quality produce we constantly strive to source all of our ingredients locally and insist on daily deliveries to ensure the freshness of each dish we prepare.

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