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Y Cwrt

Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar
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62 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7AB, Wales (Formerly the court house)
01678 521 500
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing!!

Amazing food, Amazing staff, Amazing atmosphere!! Food is well worth the wait, as everything is made from scratch!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
Bam K
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Bala, Wales, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Travel through Bala to the coast 3 or 4 times a month and been looking for restaurant to stop and thought we had found some where better than a cafe but after waiting 45 minutes to be served a wafer thin grey T-bone steak and cold veg for my self and my wife being served tinned chilli with disco crisps... More 

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Bala, Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Amazing food, Amazing staff, Amazing atmosphere!! Food is well worth the wait, as everything is made from scratch!

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Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Came to Bala for the weekend a couple of weeks ago,. 5 members of my family and myself ventured into what is named as 'Y Cwrt', it was fast service, smiles all around, perfect meal, all cooked to perfection, however they do not accept card, which was alittle inconvenient and must have been hard and annoying for some customers. Two... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Our third visit to this restaurant (first reviewed in October 2012, didn’t bother the second time) and, sadly, what was wrong with it then is worse now. Y Cwrt is in a building which had been an eyesore in Bala High Street for years, and which, initially, they had rejuvenated brilliantly. Sadly this rejuvenation seems to have ground to a... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The hotel we stayed at in Bala did not open it's restaurant on a Sunday evening so we ventured across the road to the Italian. There was only one other couple in at 7.30 pm. My husband ordered soup as a starter to be told ' there's no soup' not a good start. However the meal was very good and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Apologies for the length of this review - however, a 1 star rating requires a full explanation: Near to Bala for 1 week and we ate at 2x other establishments on the main street (both good). Fancied an evening Italian - here's an abridged version: the restaurant opened 60 min late - the 'chef', drinking a pint outside the adjoining... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Really bad and won't go ever again!! Building is lovely and is bang smack n the middle of town!! Food was really bad and beer was good !!

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Beaumaris, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Premises and menu looked good from first impression. We ordered drinks before being told Chef had not arrived and menu was limited Garlc Bread and Pizzas were not very crisp Newish premises but not maintained.Toilet areas had missing tiles,very loose taps and wet floors Finally we were not told until we were paying that only cash payment (no cards) was... More 

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Bruton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We arrived early in a Friday evening after a long journey. Despite some of the other comments the young girl who served us was really sweet and friendly. It's a funny place. It's obviously relatively new but the decor reminded me of some 80s place that was trying to be swanky! It's was quite funny and a mishmash of styles... More 

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Bala, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Rude staff and long wait for a pizza which is over priced. The staff made me feel awkward like we weren't welcome. Go across the road to the kebab house it's cheaper nicer and they have friendly staff

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 62 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7AB, Wales (Formerly the court house)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Bala
  • Phone Number: 01678 521 500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar

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