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Y Gegin Fach

39 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
+44 1654 703679
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“cakes” (7 reviews)
“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
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39 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were just after a rejuvenation coffee and tried to order at 405pm but were turned away despite​ the fact that the place had lots of people still sat down. We retraced our steps to cafe Alys at the museum - a good move.

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

My fiancée and I popped in, 15 mins before closing time on a BH Monday. After holding open the door for the (presumed) owner whilst he took food out to a table and then opening it and holding open again on his return in, there...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We ordered homemade tomato soup, which was very nice, as was the warm bread that accompanied it. We returned later with friends to indulge in coffee and cake. The lemon meringue was lovely, but the carrot cake didn't go down so well. Our friends had...More

Thank Jolyon W
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in by chance for a snack. Very impressed with the Welsh Rarebit. Nice and clean with a good array of snacks. Worth a visit when you are passing.

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This little cafe was lovely. It was a busy Saturday lunchtime and obviously popular with locals. We liked the mix of age groups.The two young girls running it were unbelievably efficient. The food was excellent value for money. I had a chicken burger which came...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Called in bank holiday Monday for lunch. 6 year old daughter had to pop to the loo straight away so our order was taken a couple of minutes behind the group that came in after us - they refused to do a kid's portion of...More

Thank MrsEvs
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We visited this charming village on the way to Beddgelert to find that it was market day. The whole street was buzzing and we had a very nice cup of coffee in this coffee shop. It's a pity we weren't hungry because the portions of...More

Thank Houlihan2
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped of for breakfast this morning and we were not disappointed. Poached eggs on toast with sausage's and a small fried breakfast. Both meals kept is going all day

Thank Merlin W
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Looks OK from the outside, and is clean and tidy inside. However, the service was a tad slow. The coffee could have been stronger - too much water added to the brew I suspect. The real stinger was the charge of 25p per cup for...More

Thank ThePeregrinator
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Popped in for light lunch. We were really impressed. Staff were lovely and attentive too. Food was really tasty and excellent value.

Thank wigan_webbie
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 703679
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