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Penygawse Victorian Tea Room

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, British, Welsh
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12 High Street | Penygawse Guest House, Llandovery SA20 0PU, Wales
+44 1550 721727
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Mon 09:00 - 17:00
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108 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nearly always pop in here 4 a coffee or bite 2 eat on route 2 and from holidays. On Bank Hol Mon we only had coffees and a milkshake, good coffee if a little 2 strong 4 my liking. Good service and dog friendly which is a bonus.

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Thank Ruth H
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were helpful, unobtrusive and welcoming. We contacted the tea rooms to ask if we could use them as a mini-office to hold a team meeting mid-way between all of our offices. They made sure we had a table to work on, provided tea and coffee during the morning and afternoon, and laid a nearby table for our lunch... More 

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Thank Kembreadez
Ledbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A surprise awaits those who may travel through Llandovery and call at this tea shop. We only had time for coffee and cake but it was excellent. Menu looks good value and food we saw being served to others looked scummy. Look forward to return with a little more time.

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Thank dubbers390
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped on a sunny day on the off chance and sat outside. Had lovely tasty food and great coffee. Sevice was with a smile, highly recommmend. Will definitely return.

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Thank collardove
St. Dogmaels, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I were passing through Llandovery around lunchtime so decided to find a place to eat. Penygawse caught our eye. We like to eat gluten free and so we were both really thrilled to see several really tasty gluten free options. Nothing was too much trouble and the staff were incredibly efficient and friendly. The cakes, also some... More 

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Thank kimzkrafts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast in here. Very helpful and friendly staff. I would definitely eat here again. Lots of these little cafes to choose from but this is one of the best.

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Thank Andy S
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

A wonderful homemade fry up with fresh barista coffee all made very quickly and to a high quality. What more could you ask for?

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Thank Joshua W
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The best coffe I have had in this country outside of Venice. They use Nairobi Coffee Company beans here. Why ? Because the owners are fully trained passionate barristas. They could follow the rest of the sheep by serving the usual poor commercial coffee.... But they choose to offer and serve the very best. If you are a true coffee... More 

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Thank Nomadiclife41
Somerset, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

What a lovely place to take some time out...lovingly restored tearoom/ cafe serving great food and cakes. We chose toasted teacake, bara brith and coffees...absolutely superb in lovely comfortable surroundings, and with superb, friendly service. We were there at wrong time of day for breakfasts but would certainly want to give them a try next time we're there. A lovely... More 

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Thank peter h
Belfast, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Was just ok. Feel it's half hearted now to how it used to be. Waitress was a bit off maybe tired as it was end of the day. Cheese and bacon roll but not much bacon. Prob won't go back as there is other places in town

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Thank btwoshoes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Welsh
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 High Street | Penygawse Guest House, Llandovery SA20 0PU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Llandovery
  • Phone Number: +44 1550 721727

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