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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cakes” (204 reviews)
“club sandwich” (21 reviews)
“artisan bread” (9 reviews)
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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 April 10, 2018

We've been there twice for breakfast and both times were not disappointed. It's a very well located place and the fact that they are so much into conservation is a very good thing. The prices are very reasonable and the staff very friendly. The back...More

Thank kilpauk
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Busy, slow service, inflated prices and far too much money raising info. I’m all for raising money for good causes but this place takes it to a new high, feels overwhelming.

Thank Sparky1980
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Popped in a number of times for a brew and snacks, always pleasant and nice food and drinks. You sometimes have to queue for a while but this never bothers me , there is plenty of seating inside and out (covered heated area).always worth a...More

Thank iain f
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Nice place! Vegan and gluten free options. Alternative milk for hot drinks. Dog friendly. Straw free! 🌿

Thank Flavia N
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Have to say food was good but the wait was ridiculous 35 minutes to get to the counter another 5 for the coffee totally unacceptable won't be rushing back

Thank joseph e
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

service is sooooo long ! 30 minutes for a milkshake ???? not only should you find staff ( you pretend on signs you are ... ) but also train them ! never again !

Thank PYMLens
Reviewed April 3, 2018

It was Easter Sunday and they were clearly busy and had a sign up saying that they were short staffed . The cafe looked about half full but i think that was because most people we standing in line to order or standing in line...More

Thank kelly_8282
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

I call here everytime i’m in Betws y Coed. This time i had a late lunch with mum and dog after walking up to the lake behind the church. It was the weekend before the first ‘beast from the east’ hit. It was very cold....More

Thank RichardsBach
Reviewed April 2, 2018

A very welcome haven on a wet bank holiday Monday. Very busy but then realised the queue was people waiting to order at the counter so soon found a nice cosy corner to sit with our dog. Decided to order afternoon tea, although it at...More

Thank julie h
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Food very good, but very disappointed by the way we were treated. The waitress was very rude to my son when he was kindly helping to gather old crockery used by another group. This was the first time we had met her and she came...More

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April 11, 2018|
Response from gribbolino | Reviewed this property |
Shuts at 5:30pm each day but think occasionally has evening events 👍
December 4, 2017|
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Response from Lisa H |
AS OF Monday 15th May we paid £8.50 it was lovely. My partner had Gluten free and that's lovely too
December 26, 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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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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