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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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“cakes” (188 reviews)
“club sandwich” (20 reviews)
“quiche” (14 reviews)
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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 3 days ago via mobile

Went in immediately after getting off the train. Quirky, quaint interior that gave me an absolutely superb cup of coffee, a tasty cake and a generous pot of tea for the boss. Excellent.

Thank cusco1950
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had 2 visits to this cafe 11th and 12th January and was very impressed with the food and the lattes we had were perfect. The cafe is very big on recycling and saving the orangatanges so menus etc and napkins are all recycled If you...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just decided to go for a day out and called here for breakfast as we had only stopped before for coffee and cakes. Had one full breakfast and the breakfast melt, both of which were delicious and quite reasonable as they included a tea and...More

Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of tea choices and many different cakes and pastries (sweet and savoury). Service is a little slow at the till, but the food is worth it.

Thank curlykate178
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is lovely and delicious each time I have visited Wales. Portions are big and quality is not sacrificed (in fact its high). I particularly like the Welsh Rarebit here! The Café is socially and environmentally conscious and is involved in many environmental...More

Thank Vincey91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not been to Betws for some time before this visit. Wanted to eat at the Royal Oak, but no tables free. Ended up at the alpine coffee shop and we were not disappointed. The four of us had a lovely late lunch, and will definitely...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A big thank you to all who work and run this amazing place, every time I come home to visit my parents we pay you a visit and we have never been let down by your wondrously varied menu and unique environment. We love the...More

Thank gribbolino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in on three occasions for morning coffee and lovely home made bakes. Lovely cosy atmosphere with the wood burner going. Also the dog was allowed. Gets busy after 1100 even on a quite week day.

Thank captainkarl2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit here this time with family, the title of my review relates to a cafe we have locally and in my opinion fits this outlet perfectly. Always busy here and again down to the staff, service and quality of food, today I had...More

Thank Nev1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Long queues but worth waiting for. The cakes and selection of coffees and teas were very good. The counter area seems very congested and it would be difficult to get a second coffee because of the length of the queue. Dogs love the doggy sausages...More

Thank PBalix
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5 December 2017|
Response from Mandy H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry couldn’t tell you but for what we had the cost did surprise us, not as as much as we expected... good value..
26 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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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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