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The Visitor Centre - Caerphilly

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Upmarket Cafe with Amazing Castle Views

Upmarket Cafe with a variety of quality snacks, teas and coffees Outdoor seating on the balcony all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tracey N
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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time for morning tea and cake after visting the castle friendly staff and quick service and a few... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gary D
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“great coffee”(5 reviews)
“coffee shop”(12 reviews)
The friendly and welcoming staff at Visit Caerphilly are on hand to ensure that you get the very most from your visit to the area.Visit Caerphilly offers independent advice with the planning of routes & the booking of accommodation, whilst the...more
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Caerphilly Visitor Centre The Twyn, Caerphilly CF83 1JL, Wales
+44 29 2088 0011
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All reviews cakes great coffee coffee shop caerphilly cheese opposite the castle a great place to meet lovely view of the castle hot chocolate friendly service great position admire the view dog friendly cafe useful info outside seating light lunch very helpful staff local produce
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place has so much potential. It's located in a prime position within Caerphilly, it has so many visitors and it has great views. Yet the service is so, so slow. The food served is really not great and the coffee is burnt and horrible....More

Thank undacovermutha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upmarket Cafe with a variety of quality snacks, teas and coffees Outdoor seating on the balcony all with amazing castle views.

Thank Tracey N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

time for morning tea and cake after visting the castle friendly staff and quick service and a few brouchers to read.

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The view of the castle from here is really great, and the coffee is pretty good too. Some more easy chairs would make this even better though.

Thank 2014ar
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cafe with a nice view over the castle. Great place for a coffee and a cake and have a little shop offering novelties.

Thank richard f
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

A good central meeting place, spotlessly clean, friendly helpful staff, quick service , nice range of nibbles and very good coffee.

Thank Downsman2000
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent view of the stunning enormous Caerphilly Castle. Delightful staff. Clean modern lavatories. Good looking things in the shop.

Thank cljk2014
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Seems like a Coffee shop now rather than a Visitors Information Centre. Poor uncomfortable seating especially if you are disabled with some tables so low they must be meant for children. Friendly staff good service, overall in need of a refurbishment.

1  Thank CEmills447JE
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Called in for some local information but quickly realised that this was a small part of what went on here, however the cafe was very pleasant and overlooks the castle. Serves a selection of snacks and beverages. Very close to the Tommy Cooper statue. There...More

1  Thank KenMaideheadUK
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped off for coffee opposite the Castle. Very nice view. Coffee was good and reasonably priced. Friendly staff. Recommended

Thank chiina1722
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5 May 2017|
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Response from swinkle | Reviewed this property |
There's a Travel Lodge near the Red Kite ...which will probably be the least expensive