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Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe

Clynnog Road, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
+44 1286 832691
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“sandwich” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Clynnog Road, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Called today for first time and will be going again. Food was delicious and plenty of it. The hummus platter was the best as was my partner's sandwich and salad. The lady who served us was on her own but went out of her way...More

Thank izzyblueStone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little cafe, had fantastic soup and sandwich offer and triple layered Victoria sandwich and green tea, all home made and served by lovely staff. Quite busy for one person to manage though, might explain some comments about waiting. The cafe is very...More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We called in yesterday around 4pm we had been for a good walk so went for a bit of peace & quiet & a nice cup of tea, not a chance got a tea for two sat down to screaming kids with there shouting parent's...More

Thank maurice b
jane w, Owner at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this review

I can only apologise for your disturbance but unfortunatley there is nothing that we can do about who frequents the cafe. We do have an outdoor and inhdoor sitting area with a closing door an availability if needed. I am afraid I do not understand...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We called in here visiting the amazing Glynllifon park. (Well.. was amazing but slowly the beautiful original architecture is getting ruined :( ) Sad to see it's demise. I'm always a little nervous about going somewhere new as seen as i have gluten and dairy...More

1  Thank Jen_W_77
Reviewed 7 March 2017

A smashing little cafe which servers excellent coffee & freshly made bacon butties. The menu looked interesting & varied although we didn't try anything else. Lovely setting.

Thank Tre2014
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Do not go here if you are tired, cold and hungry. We went after a long walk...there was no heating and the portion of "home made" soup was meagre with sliced bread...we did not stay for coffee as we were so cold.More

Thank Gwyneth W
jane w, Owner at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and I am sorry you were disappointed. Heating is always on in the cafe particularly during teh winter months and if it is not then please ask. We have wall heaters and therefore you can sit directly under a heater...More

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a wet and windy day for a spot of lunch. We would normally head into Caernarfon or Bangor, as we live locally, but my wife insisted that she'd heated good things about the Black Cat. Menu selection was slightly odd and seemed...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Well what can I say Avery lovely jewel in glynllifons crown don't miss the chance to eat at this exquisite little cafe we went out for. Sunday lunch and was initially disappointed that they didn't offer this but believe me I wasn't disappointed for long...More

Thank sandoy944
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Well we had a lovley visit to the cafe this week, the lady behind the counter was so helpful and went out her way to warm our babies food, and even gave our little one a few marshmallows. The cakes all looked beautiful, I had...More

Thank jamie20390
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Very disappointed , we ordered 2 cups of coffee , Barra Brith which was very dry and cut with a razor blade. I ordered a piece of Victoria sponge which was also very dry and poor and tasteless . Our visit was on a Monday...More

1  Thank georgerae1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clynnog Road, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Llandwrog
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 832691
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