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Alpine Coffee Shop

Station Approach, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AE, Wales
+44 1690 710747
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (207 reviews)
“club sandwich” (18 reviews)
“meringues” (9 reviews)
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08:30 - 17:30All hours
Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Station Approach, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AE, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved it. Stopped in on a rainy afternoon. Great menu options, environmentally friendly. Had Welsh Rarebit and cappuccino and both were fantastic. Great place!

Thank wymanz2go
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped in after a long walk, mid-afternoon on a saturday. It was very busy, a popular place to eat. We opted for the Baked Potatoes with a dahl-type filling. Great taste. Unusual, and very nice. We sat at a table for two by the...More

Thank monetowl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited after the lake walk, had a nice piece of home made cake and shortbread. And a coffee and tea. All nice, fresh and reasonable priced. Didn't excite nor disappoint. Would use again

Thank Fredbear_Hull
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on the way home from a weekend camping in Snowdonia. This place looks great but we left disappointed after poor service and some patronising advice at the till. The price list on the drinks fridge clearly says Diet Coke at the...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the meal was reasonable but spoilt by having to sit next to a dog's high pitched barking and being on a long lead indoors and reaching under our table as we ate. We would not have used the café if we had...More

Thank Ellen P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this place many times over the last 10 years and the food has always been a bit pricey and not quite as nice as one would hope but the photos/paintings of the monkeys and gorillas are wonderful. Food - OK Monkeys -...More

Thank davidyelland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent coffee, great selection of cakes finally settled for a ginger cake full of delicious stem ginger, perfect for a quick boost

Thank rua30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great coffee shop, very busy but with great atmosphere, the coffee is good and the selection of cakes is overwhelming, best to go there when hungry!

Thank D C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a short pit stop here on Friday in between trawling through the outdoor shops for a pair of new walking boots and ... will definitely be back! Lovely setting, super friendly staff, a great choice of cakes (Lemon Drizzle, Spanish Almond Tarte, home-made...More

Thank Susanne D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for tea/coffee. Very unassuming from the outside, had to queue to give our order, but there were notices apologising for this. The vast array of tea and coffee blends was truly amazing. The cakes all looked appetising and offered a good gluten free...More

Thank beacon2016
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26 December 2016|
Response from welshbirdshols | Reviewed this property |
sorry just seen this I dont know
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Approach, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710747
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