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South Stack Cafe

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South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
+44 1407 762100
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“cake” (24 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After walking up and down to the lighthouse this cafe is just what was needed to replenish the calories burned off. Visiting with friends we had lunch and drinks and were very satisfied with the service and food. The views from the cafe are amazing...More

Thank Lisa504091
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made our way to the visitors center on our way to the lighthouse we decided to have a brew and a coffee had great hot cup of coffee and a lovely scone and the view was great what more can you ask for. We...More

Thank Raw10stall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here to see the South Stack lighthouse on the 26th of October with my family, and stopped in the cafe for a quick drink. We had 3 filter coffees priced at £1.90, and 2 milkshakes priced at £2.40 each. At the till, I asked...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean place, served hot food until 3pm. As a family we had four meals and drinks, approx £6 each. The Jacket potatoes were big and worth the money.

Thank Sam R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here after our walk, it was busy when we arrived and reasonably priced , staff nice and friendly, plenty of seating inside and outside the cafe .They have a little play area for the children . Has a carpark.

Thank Diane f
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We arrived at the cafe and decided to have some breakfast before tackling the steps to the lighthouse. We arrived at 10.59am and tried to order breakfast. A very young and rather miserable looking waitress said rather grumpily that breakfast service had ended. It stops...More

Thank fionafi2017
Reviewed 5 October 2017

There's free parking at this location (but you can leave a donation if you wish) right next to this cafe, which also has a small visitor's centre / shop. Lots to see within a short walking distance, which afterwards is good to have a rest...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We walked miles & looked forwards to a hot drink & cake. Sadly it's not dog friendly so we had to sit outside in the freezing cold with the crazy wind. Seems very odd in such a place to not have an inside area for...More

Thank lotsoflove5
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed coffee and a cake sat outside in the sunshine. Cheap and a lovely view. Would definitely visit again.

Thank SouthsideSeasider
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the South Stack Lighthouse. The food was a lot better than expected. We had the minted lamb burgers which where moist and full of flavour and very generous in size. We would also recommend the coffee and walnut cake...More

Thank Simon H
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Jennifer D
29 July 2017|
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Response from Big_Jeff_Leo | Reviewed this property |
Its a must by Car - its simply not walkable.........unless you have endless time that is!!!
28 May 2017|
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Response from meggie1335 | Reviewed this property |
There is some disabled parking by the door but car park is on the leval. Rest as previous answer. There is another car park before the one by cafe, where a wheelchair can go along a lovely cliff path towards Ellen's Tower... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Stack, Holyhead LL65 1YH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Island of Anglesey  >  Holyhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1407 762100
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