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Ty Hyll - Ugly House

The A5, Betws y Coed Road, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0DS, Wales
+44 1492 642322
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“welsh cakes” (27 reviews)
“quiche” (15 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
The A5, Betws y Coed Road, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0DS, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We called in here for a much-needed cup of tea. We chose to have a cream tea at the cost of £12 for the two of us. This consisted of two medium sized fruit scones, whipped cream, jam and butter along with a pot of...More

1  Thank Soniajayne
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such a cool little cafe! Very generous sized sandwiches which are delicious! The cakes were also fab, such variety! Everything was perfect

Thank Joshua B B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic place.....don't call in tourist Betwys-y-Coed call here just mile outside on A5. Amazing home cooked food, the cakes are something else! Home made sandwiches are a meal in themselves ! I always have the quiche or fish cakes...and then a cake! Lovely loose leaf...More

Thank Chris0007
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've driven past this quirky little cottage many times, then someone told me it's a tea room, so had to visit. There's a little car-park & a lovely bee-friendly flower garden with a few tables outside to enjoy the tea, wonderful cakes & on the...More

Thank Janet R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is indeed not an ugly house! It was beautiful, so historical! Stopped here for a homemade scone and tea after a walk, very impressed! The food I seen coming out to other table also looked lovely! I will definitely return when I'm near by...More

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch having spotted this place on our way to Zip World. As many have said, the welsh rarebit was amazing - probably the best I've ever had. The meals seen going to other tables looked good too. We enjoyed a walk in...More

Thank saramcpeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been here before and really enjoyed the experience, the food and the service but having a couple of hours to spare before catching the Dublin ferry we decided to call again. The biggest mistake we have made is not going more often as...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

16 of us turned up at this little restaurant and we could tell it was a lot for the lady to cope with but they did really well! The welsh rarebit was the best I have ever had and worth the wait! The setting is...More

Thank Isobel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ham sandwich at the Ugly House was so great I had to go twice so I could have another one! You get a great thick slab of lovely home cured ham on local granary bread (Yummy) with locally made mustard. The scones are also...More

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small tearoom has delicious baked goods and sandwiches. It is crowded but worth waiting for a table, or sharing with another customer. You will be glad you came here.

Thank ellenjdlmsw
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi There, does the Ugly House Tea Room accept well behaved dogs? Gemma xx
14 February 2017|
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Response from Elisabeth H | Reviewed this property |
not sure. best to phone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The A5, Betws y Coed Road, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park LL24 0DS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Capel Curig
  • Phone Number: +44 1492 642322
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