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The Gatehouse

Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
+44 1554 891278
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Me and my husband visited this little coffee bar 1 Saturday morning whilst spending the weekend in the Hazeldene caravan park locally. What an awesome little place we both had breakfast which everything was cooked beautifully and the staff(who were awesome) went above and beyond...More

Thank tracy j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small friendly place, full of homely charm and with amazing service and home cooked food, a ‘must visit’ when in the area!

Thank RichJH2111
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Just a quick pit-stop for some coffee and ice-cream. Friendly welcome in a traditional old-school tea house

Thank Welshman2007
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Lovely little place for a bite to eat , fresh rolls with homemade ingredients . Hot chocolate with marshmallows and cream worth a try. Good value . Wonky seats...

Thank Villageoldman
Reviewed 17 February 2018

perfect for a hot chocolate after a trip round the castle right next door. super smiley and friendly staff too

Thank Fred P
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Warm premises, equally friendly welcome, great breakfast with a big mug of tea. Excellent value at £3.70!!

Thank Martin T
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A very clean,truly welcoming place. A small cafe all on one level. Cakes homemade. The Rhubarb and Strawberry cake and Rhubarb and cherry cake were perfection. Cakes so fresh. Lots of choice. Make sure you visit here.

1  Thank Ted B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stopped here to refuel on a cycle ride to Carmarthen. We were cold and wet and enjoyed a warm up in this lovely cafe with friendly staff! Cappuccino and the best fried egg sandwiches on the planet were the order of the day!! Excellent value...More

1  Thank capuccinolady
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Stayed in the area for 2 weeks, visited the venue nearly every day, service is always excellent, the staff go out your way to ensure you are having a good experience. Perfect location for breakfast, lunch, or just coffee and cake. Seating is available outside...More

1  Thank Louisef87
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We have been in a few times either for a cooked breakfast or just a coffee and hot chocolate and cake its a very clean and tidy place, the staff are always nice and friendly. There are also different painting on the wall which you...More

1  Thank P6607WUcaz
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10 June 2017|
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Response from Thomas D | Reviewed this property |
Did not consider it as the weather was not sitting out weather. I cannot confirm whether it has that facility. The eating area is not big but they are very accommodating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Street | Kidwelly, Kidwelly SA17 5AX, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Kidwelly
  • Phone Number: +44 1554 891278
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