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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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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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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 today

Only managed to get a seat once, out of three visits. Love the anormous choice of teas & coffees. The cakes look fab & the afternoon tea option looked awesome (too big for 2 people). Lovely staff. Quirky mosaic work and design make it an...More

Thank Carlos2570
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved this cafe on our visit this week and didn't disappoint 2nd time round. The traditional Welsh rarebit is gorgeous. Wide varied menu for the family. The cakes looked amszing. Don't think i will be waiting 2 years to return!

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family were looking for a dog friendly restaurant when we came across this little gem! Admittedly the service was a little slow for taking orders but there was a notice apologising, as they are trying to recruit staff. Our meals were freshly cooked and...More

Thank coolicicle
Reviewed 3 days ago

Brilliant selection of teas, cakes and smoothies. And the pictures on the walls are gorgeous. My number one recommendation for Betws.

Thank vanbeck
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My family & I stopped in for coffee & a snack and have to say that the service is slow & the drinks & food are quite pricey. There are cheaper & better alternatives within Betws so look around before you settle on this place.

Thank Stu T
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a popular place to stop after a day out, and we enjoyed some lovely latte coffees sitting outside in the sunshine on wooden stools The lattes were £2.60 per mug, and there was also a good selection of cakes and biscuits. The coffee...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Despite staff shortages and a somewhat slow queuing system, this is well worth the wait... We have previously enjoyed all manner of snacks, cakes and breakfasts, including brilliant coffee and amazing milk shakes. Gluten free, vegan and vegi is fabulous and the ethical / environmental...More

Thank shreddie1
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here at about 9am after an early morning zipline. The cafe was busy but service was great. Coffee was yummy, food was yummy. Absolutely no complaints, and love the ethics of this restaurant.

Thank hanc29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for hot drinks and cake, the tea and coffee were great. The cakes were amazing!! Yes there was a long wait but it was well worth it!

Thank TonyM1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe was an unexpected surprise as we popped in for breakfast during our stay in Betws y coed. I hadn't searched online before hand so I had no expectations, I just needed a quick bite to eat. I had a berry/granola compote and some...More

Thank Flocket
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27 December 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, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
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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