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The Davy Jones Locker

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Cafe, British, Welsh
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The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
+44 1341 280166
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Popped in today with the dog before we started our walk to Fairbourne. We had the Full Breakfast which was tasty and filling. Staff were friendly and helpful, and the chef even brought out a bowl of water for my four legged friend.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I have visited this place since I was born nearly 50 yrs ago, every time we visited Barmouth as kids we would go. Under previous ownership it used to open very early and not close until 9pm where we would sit and drink hot chocolate before bed. It isn't open as early or late now unfortunately. Anyway, it's not as... More 

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Burntwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We always pop in here for a panini whilst visiting Barmouth, always sure of a warm welcome with lovely staff who are friendly and accommodating are fussy children and even brought our dog a bowl of water. Great food, but not many seats so don't tell everyone! My favourite place after a stroll on the beach x

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Dyffryn Ardudwy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

It is good standard fare at a seaside cafe in a beautiful location in an historic building. Quaint inside but outside,on dry days, protection offered by thick walls is a huge draw for tourists and locals alike.

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Thank maryDyffrynArdudwy
Horsham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Very busy - but lucky to get a table for brunch with my daughter. Friendly service and great breakfast.

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Abergele, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

A visit to Barmouth wouldn't be the same without eating ar Davy Jones Locker. The milky coffee and steak mushroom and onion sandwich are fab. As is all food and drinks. Love the inside so different and outside has great harbour views.

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Thank Duck772015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Yes. Called in here every day of our short break for refreshments. Very dog friendly and seating outside to take in the harbour views. Just a pity there not open on the evenings as inside makes for a nice romantic setting.

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Thank lukeandlynne
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Great location, both in and out fabulous. Great food, service ALWAYS good. Kids live the sausage sandwiches and the wifi. All good I have had had been really good, hope to go back soon.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

A wonderful situation. Hot chocolate 's a dream , just the place to rest your weary legs and just sit to admire the view across the estuary.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We were passing through Barmouth on a beautiful but cold and windy Sunday and in need of some lunch. This little cafe was quite full even in the off season and there was a regular flow of customers. We enjoyed a simple lunch from a menu that has plenty of options and there is a good selection of cakes and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Welsh
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Barmouth LL42 1ET, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Barmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 280166

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?