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Fantastic service and very fast postage.

Bought a LP from them via phone and it came the next day,excellent service,been there many times... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Julian B
great little shop

spent a good half hour in here looking through their vinyl...they mainly sold cd's but a good... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
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1-3 Britannia Terrace, Porthmadog LL49 9NA, Wales
+44 1766 512170
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Bought a LP from them via phone and it came the next day,excellent service,been there many times but this is my first postage buy from them,Thanks for a great service.

Thank Julian B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

spent a good half hour in here looking through their vinyl...they mainly sold cd's but a good selection of vinyl too. Staff very helpful

Thank milliemum
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We first visited Cob Records on our honeymoon in 1978 and were thrilled to see it is still in Portmadog and basically the same. Came away with a couple of gems from the huge selection on offer.

Thank paulcran
Reviewed 3 May 2018

It may be dingy but there are countless records in there. I can see why people can spend hours in here. They have a nice selection of used DVDS in the back and everything is properly labeled and organized. Staff kept to themselves.

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Re visited this famous shop after a gap of 45 years. Nothing has changed. Good (but not great) selection of vinyl. Prices ranged from OK to outrageous but still worth a visit.

Thank wildwillie53
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Spent a few hours in here and many more pounds! adding to my CD collection. Yes i'm old fashioned and no I don't download. I like having the CD's. They provided a mail service so I will probably be spending some more £'s with them....More

1  Thank 495mia
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I have been visiting this place since 1986 when I first discovered Cob Records. 2017 and it is still on my hit list when I get the chance to visit the beautiful North Wales and Porthmadog. When you go just ensure you allow plenty of...More

Thank Josh J
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Cob Records has been in Porthmadog "forever". It is a perfect place to visit (although they offer extensive mail order) to reminisce, browse and purchase old and more-modern pre-loved music and film. I never take my wife, as she would chew me to "hurry up,...More

1  Thank StephenGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I went here with my Hubby on Tuesday morning. It is right opposite the Ffestiniog Railway Station by The Cob. Once you get over the initial musty smell, it is like an Aladdins cave of old Vinyl records, cassette tapes, CDs and even DVDs.

1  Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 8 February 2017

...by browsing through their huge collection of all the music you grew up with. After being hit by waves of nostalgia, there's a good chance your wallet will get hit as well. But you'll come out smiling.

1  Thank Tommy E
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