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Cemlyn Tea Shop

High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2YA, Wales
+44 1766 780425
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“welsh rarebit” (35 reviews)
“scones” (42 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2YA, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in at the weekend for a drink. Fantastic range of quality teas, and good range of coffees. We didn't eat, but others around us seemed to be enjoying home cooked food. Well worth a visit.

Thank david o
TeaShipper, Owner at Cemlyn Tea Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments, they are much appreciated. I hope you will visit again .

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rude and harassing staff. Tried to infer behavior based on whether people came from. Harassed our friends. Pure PrejudiceMore

Thank Catatau_2013
TeaShipper, Owner at Cemlyn Tea Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh, yes, I was expecting this! 3 people sitting at the table, 1 cup of coffee purchased, and then your friend (or was it you) proceeded to eat a pie which he had brought with him. My brother and sister in law live in Sweden...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely find, thanks to TripAdvisor. We had wanted to have something light about four o' clock and this fitted in perfectly. A very warm welcome from staff, even the owner came to have a chat. All very friendly. We had a lovely time, welsh...More

Thank Cecil H
TeaShipper, Owner at Cemlyn Tea Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We very much appreciate your comments, thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a real tea house, and a lovely surprise find. A nice selection of food, with an excellent range of teas. Friendly staff, and a nice outdoor terrace overlooking the castle. The owners are genuine tea enthusiasts (they also bake their own bread!). You...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great tea and friendly service. I highly recommend the scones with clotted cream and jam. The house teas were all delicious.

Thank Amancay T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to have a hot chocolate even though it was a hot and sunny day as it sounded so tempting and was not disappointed - delicious! We shared a Welsh afternoon tea and the warm scone with jam and cream was just as good,...More

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried this place based on the review in an AA book and wasn't disappointed. We had soap and bread, all made on the premises and all lovely. The menu lists a large selection of teas, as well as serving carious coffees and hot chocolate. The...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A damp and dismal day in the area, which mean t we had abandoned our original plans. However this was all forgotten when we visited Cemlyn Tea Shop. The tea was great. Massive selection to chose from. I went for the Cemlyn Mix (Darjeeling and...More

Thank pencefn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After viewing the magnificent castle we came here for a snack and after. Very friendly welcome we ordered some tea, coffee and cake whilst at the same time admiring the views across the splendid terrace. The cake was completely delicious and I was so enraptured...More

Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After booking one of the special afternoon teas we were not disappointed it was great to try some specialist teas and the sandwiches and cakes were lovely then add in the friendly service and guidance it can not be beaten we will definitely be making...More

Thank magnex
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19 May 2017|
Response from TeaShipper | Property representative |
There is timed free parking in the bays in the High Street, otherwise there are 3 pay and display car parks in the town. 1 long stay and 2 short stay. All signposted from the High Street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2YA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Harlech
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 780425
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We are open each Wednesday to Sunday from 10 until 5'ish. Also Bank Holiday Mondays.
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