– The best eats in Eryri (Snowdonia) –

Caban Cyf

Caffi Caban is a relaxed and informal Coffee shop on Mondays & Tuesdays, transforming into a buzzing, licensed café on Wednesday through to Sunday, serving breakfast, lunch, fabulous coffee & homemade cakes 9am-4pm.

There are 12 local SME’s (small medium enterprises) located at Caban. These businesses represent a fantastic mix of artists, programmers, photographers, environmental charities, sound engineers and osteopaths, take your pick, it’s a great mix.

  • 25 mins drive from PYB
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Lolfa'r Wyddfa Bar & Dining

Located on-site at Plas y Brenin National Outdoor Centre, this is the perfect place to relax after a day’s adventuring. The bar boasts a fantastic view looking over Llynnau Mymbyr to the Snowdon Horseshoe.

There’s an extensive range of locally brewed beers, wines and spirits, and the bar menu is packed with tasty high-energy dishes. Visit on a Sunday for a Sunday Roast!

  • On-site at PYB
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This award-winning family-run Welsh coffee shop offers high-quality Barista coffee and an excellent range of speciality loose leaf teas. They also sell wine and Welsh craft beer, ciders, a selection of delicious homemade cakes, cream teas and afternoon teas, locally-made Jams, chutneys, mustards and honey.

They’re dog-friendly and have a lovely patio area with a wonderful view of the Elidir mountains. Their chef has created a delicious, varied menu, including food to cater for vegetarians and vegans, plus gluten-free options. T also sell

  • 20 mins drive from PYB
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Georgio's Ice Cream

Located in the centre of the beautiful Llanberis, Georgio’s Ice Cream serves homemade dairy ice cream made with fresh whole milk and cream from a local dairy. They make the ice cream as fresh as possible on a mostly daily basis. They also offer fruit ice and low-sugar ice cream.

  • 20 mins drive from PYB
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Caffi Colwyn

Cafe in Colwyn Bay Provides a full breakfast menu, lunch and snacks along with a tasty range of freshly prepared sandwiches, fresh ground local coffees and selection of quality teas and a tempting range of freshly baked home-made cakes, scones and Scuffins and Bara Brith a very popular cake traditionally served in Welsh cafes.

  • 40 mins drive from PYB
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The Midland Tapas and Wine Bar

Authentic and modern tapas dishes that use the best ingredients based on local produce. Their combination of good wine, good food and a stylish, vibrant restaurant combines to make for a great experience. They serve lunch and dinner to eat in or take away.

  • 40 mins drive from PYB
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