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Olivia's Coffee House & Restaurant

15 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
+44 1656 785551
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (7 reviews)
“lemon drizzle” (2 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
09:00 - 16:00 Hours
British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
15 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Not too sure if I am writing a review of the correct coffee shop but the photo looks like LJ's in Well Street, and I see an earlier review refers to a change of ownership. We visited LJ's on Boxing Day, lovely food and coffee....More

Thank sagsSouthWales
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Always went to Olivia's it was our favourite place,not any more since it has changed hands. Nothing is the same, no cooked breakfast, no home made pies, no potatoes of any sort so in fact no cooked lunches. Very disappointed it is more an arty...More

3  Thank WalesFairy
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I visited Olivia's with my family this week. Previously when I had visited the owner had assured us that they always have gluten free food and can cater easily. However when asked they had absolutely nothing gluten free with no intention of getting anything in...More

3  Thank ClareRees
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Popular cafe, small and a bit cramped, usually very busy, friendly staff who like to stand and chat with the regulars which slows the service. Good menu selection, Nice breakfast but portions on the small side. Not the best coffee in town.

Thank lavabread
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Two of us called here on a wet day. Two corn beef pie dinners with sauted potatos and green beans. Delicious it was. Great staff who are friendly. Did not have room for dessert but going back today for apple pie. Been told management change...More

1  Thank morgannwg64
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with my mum on a week day. Lovely little place, clean and tidy with great food and friendly staff. Would recommend.

Thank Ktwales
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming, great service, lovely breakfast. Great rooms would definelty recommend to friends and family.

Thank Samlewis17
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little cafe, nice friendly staff. We had breakfast which was delicious. I would have given 5 stars but the coffee wasn't great, I ordered a cappuccino but the coffee I get was very weak. I should have mentioned at the time but was enjoying...More

Thank jnindy
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

First time visiting here. Staff very friendly and food good value for money. We will definitely be returning.

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Wonderful food ! Very friendly staff . lovely clean premises, will always visit this place for a meal .

1  Thank adriandhembrow
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Phil Marie R
23 May 2015|
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Response from Williamhook | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Phil Marie R, sorry took so long to get back to you but we have had very busy bank holiday weekend, and half term, thank you for your question. I believe the reason for this couples behaviour and review is that our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Bridgend County  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 785551
Restaurant and coffee house serving speciality coffee's and loose leaf teas and all day breakfast home cooked food pastries cakes .
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