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Court Room Cafe

Market Hall High Street | High Street, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1BD, Wales
+44 1873 812497
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“quiche” (14 reviews)
“salad” (25 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Market Hall High Street | High Street, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1BD, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Consistently the best coffee and cakes in Crickhowell. We have tried them all and we keep coming back to The Courtroom. And the breakfasts are better in terms of value and quality than many a top hotel would offer. The three local ladies who run...More

1  Thank reghunt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spotlessly clean cafe in historic old court room. Always a warm welcome whether you go for coffee or a full meal. Very popular with locals, singles, couples and families. Portions are generous and tasty, made from locally sourced ingredients wherever possible.everything is cooked to order...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant staff here...always pleasant.They do a great breakfast as much or as little as you like and always delicious.Just back from a week in Crickhowell...this was our fourth time here...and had breakfast here every morning! Brilliant! There cakes are gorgeous as well.Thanks again girls for...More

Thank peteeun
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The Courtroom Café is easy to miss, which would be a pity; it's situated upstairs inside the Market Hall in the High Street. The full breakfast was excellent and good value for money. The bacon sandwich on the other hand was not so good -...More

Thank Cliff J
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Above Crickhowell's Market, you will find The Courtroom Cafe which has a 5* rating for food hygiene. There is a wide selection of food on offer: soup, sandwiches, toasted sandwiches, filled jacket potatoes, various salads, quiches and hot meals. A lift is available for those...More

Thank and13Tenby
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

This pretty village has a number of attractive cafes but we opted to try the Court Room. You head up a short flight of stairs to enter the cafe. At the bottom of the stairs was an artist displaying lots of art available to buy....More

Thank Nic0873
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Very popular café with a busy takeaway trade as well. Home made savoury dishes with a good selection of salads to accompany. Unpretentious good value meals.

Thank Berdewelle
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Stopped here for a quick lunch when visiting the market. Lovely friendly staff and great food which was good value. Will definitely eat here on our next visit.

Thank Clifton_8
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is a must if you enjoy authentic welsh dishes made from local sourced food served in a very simple fashion. The women behind this restaurant were all farmer's wives and used to make the food at the Cheese Press in Crickhowell....but have now opened...More

Thank Janet w
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Always delicious food, freshly prepared and homemade on the premises. My favourite is always the lasagne and salad, Court room cafe is always the best when looking for quality and value for money. Well done to the 3 sisters for continuously cooking so many beautiful...More

Thank laboude123
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28 June 2017|
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Response from and13Tenby | Reviewed this property |
There is a separate lounge area for dogs and their owners.
3 June 2015|
Response from Clive N | Reviewed this property |
I think you will find all the cake is homemade and not processed or packaged. In which case it's hard to see where it's sell by date would be! It also normally sells out every day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Hall High Street | High Street, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1BD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Brecon Beacons National Park  >  Crickhowell
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 812497
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