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Y Sospan Cafe

€€ - €€€Cafe, British,
Queens Square, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 1AR, Wales
+44 1341 422269
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“pudding” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Queens Square, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 1AR, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came upon this bistro style restaurant last night and all four of us couldn't fault the food, service, ambience and value for money. Would definitely recommend anyone to eat there if in the area.

Thank susanb1951
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off at Dolgellau on the way to our holiday destination in Aberystwyth. Found this rather nice little cafe that offered all sorts of drinks hot and cold and bites to eat. Generous portions and great staff who were polite and efficient in this lively...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here twice on a week long visit to the area. Very good cooked breakfast. My husband had the welsh breakfast and I had the vegetarian version. Both were good with nice quality ingredients and generous portions. The bloomer bread is nice. Service was friendly...More

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mum and I was looking for some food on a Monday night and after being turned away from The Ship, which we usually go to all the time due to not enough staff being on we decided to try Y Sospan after being disappointed...More

Thank Amelia C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Café which doubles up as a bistro in the evening, with a fairly intimate atmosphere downstairs. Service was quick, and the food good value. The spring lamb casserole was I thought very tasty and tender. As well as wine and spirits serves draught beer and...More

Thank junctionlad
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 6 days in Dolgellau for our Septemberholidays and went 3 times for dinner to the Y Sospan cafe/restaurant. The food, atmosphere and the service were always excellent.

Thank A. G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the lamb casserole, and my wife the lamb steak it was ok, but the sort of quality i would cook for a midweek tea - so ok, warming etc , but nothing special

Thank andy1966a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even though we arrived at 8:50, near closing time for the kitchen, the staff were very accommodating and served us delicious meals. A very cosy and friendly atmosphere.

Thank Orac67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner on Monday night and were served by two very nice, friendly waitresses. The food was ok too. We returned the next day for breakfast. Having waited at the counter for ages, a woman appeared. We asked her whether they serve breakfast....More

1  Thank PoshHotelJunky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok, customer service poor. I was ignored at the counter for the best part of ten minutes, then got perfunctory service with no smile. We won't be going back.

Thank KerryG47
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Square, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 1AR, Wales (Formerly Y Sospan)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Dolgellau
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 422269
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