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Russell Tea Room

Welsh Highland Railway | Gelerts Farm Works, Porthmadog LL49 9DY, Wales
+44 1766 514040
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“pork pie” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh
Welsh Highland Railway | Gelerts Farm Works, Porthmadog LL49 9DY, Wales
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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

You are always given a warm welcome at the Russel Tea room whether you are visiting the little railway or not. We popped in at the beginning of our trip home for an early lunch. The Russell burger was v tasty with added cheese and...More

Thank ME_6657
Reviewed August 23, 2017

A splendid café with café hot and cold food and drink and well priced. Good fry ups and usually some sticky cake to have

Thank JoshuaSlocum
Reviewed August 12, 2017

You may not think about visiting a preserved railway when you are contemplating lunch as you travel along, but do so hear & you will not be disappointed. The food is always fresh & made to order. The staff are very friendly & polite, the...More

Thank peterentwistle1
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Stoped here for lunch whilst waiting for our train to depart on the Welsh Highland Railway. The only reason I have rated four stars and not five is that there is a fairly limited menu however this is really a small gripe. The service was...More

Thank Iain W
Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Great little cafe for snacks and coffee. Staff was very friendly and the whole place had a great atmosphere and decorations.

Thank 893trevorl
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

What a great and friendly place! Heartily recommend you try the home made pork pie and waffles are nice. A jovial welcome. They could do with a coffee machine as cappuccino not on the menu. Really takes you back in time. Right next to the...More

Thank Caustonator
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I went here with my Hubby for an early lunch on Easter Tuesday. It has a free car park and is situated next to the main train line. The old-fashioned interior is full of railway memorabilia. The Waitress at the counter was very welcoming. The...More

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Not the most picturesque setting on West Highland railway station but free easy car parking and outside sheltered seating if you want to eat outside or have your pooch with you. Filling panini so and real coffee at good prices

Thank Timscfc
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Went in after going on the railway with the kids late afternoon. Very nice although a bit basic but food served was nice. Nice people cant ask for much more

Thank Joy P
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Called in here for our lunch. Although the place is a little old fashioned and basic the ladies working there are very friendly. We ordered an all day breakfast but wasn't really for me as it was fried.

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Cafe, British, Welsh
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: Welsh Highland Railway | Gelerts Farm Works, Porthmadog LL49 9DY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Porthmadog
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 514040
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