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Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe

Clynnog Road | Glynllifon Park, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
+44 1286 832691
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (18 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Clynnog Road | Glynllifon Park, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very simple cafe with very nice staff, the Caffè was very very cold, we ordered 2 paninis a 3,kids meals it took an hour for us to get the food even tho only 2people before us, when food came kids food over priced and...More

Thank Sioned E
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We called in one day after walking around the Parc with our little Pooch. We were able to take the Pooch in with us which was great as it was quite chilly to sit outside. We both had hot drinks & cake, it was lovely,...More

Thank LynneShearsby
jane w, Owner at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many many thanks for your lovely comment it is much appreciated.

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We went here as heard they had a good vegan menu as well as ordinary food and in a group of both thought it was suitable. The staff where unfriendly very young, the options very limited, and what we where told by friends was good...More

Thank davytaffy
jane w, Owner at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello many thanks for your comments. I am not sure if you have reviewed the correct cafe because we have not had paninis in stock for around two months and only just received a supply so I am worried that you say that the paninis...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We came here with the family. Our table was filthy and hadn't been cleaned. The menu was very limited. After we ordered the girl brought us our tea. She wasn't happy that she had to clear the dishes that was there from the people before...More

Thank Carys R
jane w, Owner at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello I am very sorry for the bad experience you had at the cafe and I can assure you that this is not our usual standard as I am sure you will realise from other reviewers. Many of the staff that were working at the...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

After a walk around the grounds on friday we stopped for coffee and cake. It was really nice to be able to stop and rest while the kids played safely on the play area. cake was really nice I had salted caramel which was amazing...More

Thank carlalovedavies
jane w, Manager at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Many thanks for your lovely comments which are greatly appreciated. Unfortunatley we do not own or run the toilets and they are out of our control as the local council Gwynedd are responsible for this although we do supply lots of replacement toilet rolls for...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

Called in as we hadn't been over in that area for a while. Found the menu limited. Anyway, we ordered and went outside to wait at our table. The first problem was the wasps. Now, I know it's summer but some simple remedies may have...More

Thank cakecoffeecake
jane w, Manager at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

I am sorry you did not enjoy your experiencea at the cafe but I would like to address some issues you raise. Our food is freshly prepared which includes the salads. We try not to pre cut many of the salads otherwise they are not...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017

Called in today for a cup of tea and light lunch, big mistake. Should have left when we saw the dirty, uncleared tables. Took 15 minutes to get a cup of tea, both cups chipped. My husband ordered a salad which arrived after a further...More

Thank bluebellengland
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Went in for a quick coffee. We were the only customers. Got our coffee and looked for a table to sit at. Of the 9 tables 8 had crockery that had not been cleared from earlier so we sat surrounded by dirty crockery. All staff...More

Thank Richard B
jane w, Manager at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hello I can only apologise for your experience but the member of staff responsible for the cafe on that day is no longer with us but that does not excuse the crockery on the tables which should have been cleared immediatley. I can do nothing...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

40 mins wait for food although not that busy!childrens meal acceptable. Our soup came slightly warm in a chipped bowl.On complaining this was reheated and returned in the same bowls still chipped.Now very hot but tasting like a bowl of thick tinned tomatoes and very...More

Thank hsalvin
jane w, Manager at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

I am very sorry to hear about your bad experience. As I have mentioned in another review we had a member of staff who no longer works for us and our trainee at the time is now fully trained so these things that you encoutered...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Second visit within a few months. First visit was 3.30pm, no sandwiches available. Obviously had been busy, un cleared tables and not much left. Ok, busy Sunday afternoon. Latest visit again on Sunday but 1pm, sandwiches would be "a bit of a wait" desite there...More

Thank GenuineUk
jane w, Manager at Caffi'r Gath Ddu/The Black Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

I can only apologise for your experience and having looked into the matter it seems that staff had not turned up for work that day which meant there were more delays than normal. We also had a trainee in the kitchen, however there is no...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clynnog Road | Glynllifon Park, Llandwrog LL54 5DY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Llandwrog
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 832691
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