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We are a small family run Bistro in the historic town walls of Conwy. Everything is homemade such as bread, ice cream; our menus change at least 4 times a year with the seasons. We make our own gluten free bread and adapt our menu accordingly for any dietary requirements.
PRICE RANGE
US$37 - US$47
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
British
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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All reviews lamb sorbet pate sea bass sticky toffee pudding cod prawns fries the early bird menu between courses specials board sunday evening lovely atmosphere fantastic food lovely evening
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Reviewed 5 October 2020 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday night as two couples. We received a warm welcome and an efficient service throughout. We all thoroughly enjoyed the starters and the main courses were also delicious. We couldn’t manage deserts but the options looked yummy. We will definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

I'm glad I didn't listen to Mr Thorpe who wrote a review a few days earlier. The welcome we had, ( under the current conditions) was warm and welcoming. The food was lovely ( best McDonald's ever). Both me and my partner had 3 wonderful...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

Food was lovely as were the staff. Definitely recommend the place. Only thing I would say why do restaurants play recognisable music as back ground, back ground it was not but that does not detract from a lovely evening

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 21 September 2020

Somehow, the welcome wasn’t very welcoming. They have the nastiest hand gel in the known universe, it doesn’t really dry and reverts to a gel if you touch anything wet. We were give the worst table in the place, next to the toilets. I didn’t...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2020

Lovely welcome and service from front of house staff. Food arrived quickly and where appropriate on ‘warm’ plates. Starters, mains and deserts this evening. Lamb shoulder off the specials menu was gorgeous. My sticky toffee pudding rates as 1 of the best I have had....More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 20 September 2020

Booked early to avoid disappointment and I am so glad we did, this was by far the best meal I've had a in a long time. We both had Lamb, one was a Lamb shoulder special and another was the French Kebab which were both...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Warm welcome but we were disappointed with the food. We understand that menus have to be shorter as covers are fewer but this meal was a disappointment. The Chocolate brownie dessert was the best part of the meal - that was lovely.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 12 September 2020 via mobile

We went out for my partner’s birthday last night. We were on a few days trip away and hunted high and low for somewhere to eat nearby, this place had pretty good reviews! When it came to ordering, we were told by the waiter that...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit lovely food great friendly staff I would say it’s 5star plus food prices were very good good choices

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

Great food it has to be said so hats off to the chef. Only issue that was the drinks. Would happily come back as we cant let that ruin the experience

Date of visit: September 2020
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chef_eeConwy, Owner at Watson's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your meal with us. However I would like to know what the issue was with the drinks so we can look into it. Could you please contact me to discuss further? email watsonsbistro@live.co.uk

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Parking is a bit tricky, but oh so worth the effort
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  • Watson's Bistro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5