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“Good Food/questionable service”
Review of Watson's Bistro

Watson's Bistro
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Ranked #1 of 59 Restaurants in Conwy
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$37 - US$47
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: 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.
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Reputed to be one of the two best eating places in Conwy - the other being Dawsons. I think we were unlucky with the choice of night we booked. Stayed in Conwy for 3 nights and this was only night we could book in (first night closed for a private function/next night closed).
Owners of the restaurant were not around when we ate there and although staff were friendly the service was all a bit rushed. We chose both the starter and main courses from the specials board. The food was good and well presented but we were seated on our own facing the garden area. Just got the feeling that the staff had had a busy couple of days and wanted to go home. Expensive meal - £85 for two courses plus bottle of average wine, so pretty disappointing experience which is a shame.

Thank Sally A
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Reviewed 25 June 2014

Food is always good, whether it be lunch or dinner, a great atmosphere we are looking forward to our next visit

Thank lyn L
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Reviewed 23 June 2014

What a great place. We were visiting the town and thought we'd have a quick look on trip advisor to find somewhere decent for lunch. We were not disappointed, this place is not that easy to find but it was worth the effort to find. We sat outside in the walled garden and thought it was a perfect place for a lovely lunch. The service was attentive, the food from their lunchtime menu was great and prices completely reasonable. I'd go back to Conwy just to visit this little gem. I would highly recommend. Their fish, chips and peas are lovely.

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Reviewed 19 June 2014

My wife and I get to go out once a month and this time we went to Watson's
Bistro in Conwy. It wasn't the first time we've been there, indeed we've eaten there 8 or 9 times over the last couple of years so it gives some idea of what we think of it........ We love it.
We went for the early bird session which finishes at 6.30.
I went for the Ox cheek and my wife the Lamb. We were both really pleased with what we got. As always the service was very good and the food bordering on the sublime. The consistency of quality and presentation is amazing.
It is in my view the best eatery in this part of North Wales. We have been to numerous other restaurants in the locality and although many are good, they aren't as good as the Conwy Bistro. Great food, nice atmosphere and reasonably priced.

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Thank luembe
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

Having eaten here only once due to living abroad, we couldn't wait to return. We had such a lovely lovely evening. It's not just that the food is absolutely AMAZING, but the whole atmosphere in the restaurant. The staff are all so attentive and genuinely seem to enjoy working there. So wonderful to find such a gem hidden away in Conwy, and congratulations to such a brilliant team for coming up with such an innovative menu. It really is hard to know what to choose! Really hoping we don't have to wait another year to return. Thank you to all the amazing team at chez Watson's.

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Thank Stephanie D
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