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Llandegfedd Reservoir

| Pontypool, Coed-Y-Paen NP4 0SS, Wales
+44 1633 373401
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Afternoon tea

Had a lovely unexpected stop, parking was easy with a disabled space very close to the cafe... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
richard b
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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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Memories

Good visit to the reservoir today. Bought back many memories of playing there before the reservoir... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ali264163
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Newport, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
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“afternoon tea” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Pontypool, Coed-Y-Paen NP4 0SS, Wales
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+44 1633 373401
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"lovely cafe"
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"lovely walk"
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"welsh water"
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"breakfast"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely unexpected stop, parking was easy with a disabled space very close to the cafe. Service was polite and drinks were lovely would recommend the speciality hot chocolate try it

1  Thank richard b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good visit to the reservoir today. Bought back many memories of playing there before the reservoir was sunk. Lovely old photos showing valley before the ground works were started. Sat outside at the cafe and had an amazing view of the wind surfers, small boats...More

Thank Ali264163
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the scenic walks to rather pleasant (but over-priced) cafe, this is a great place to walk the dogs, take in the sunshine (when we have any) and get outdoors. Welsh Water have worked wonders with the site in the last few years and it...More

1  Thank LeeDJones
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends had a lovely time here this afternoon! We received a warm welcome from a very kind gentlemen called owain who guided us to our boat and secured our life jackets!. Will definitely be returning and would love to try the paddle...More

Thank Abicotterell
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Beautifully peaceful place with swallows and swifts swooping overhead. Cormorants and ducks were plentiful as were the fish jumping out of the water to catch the mayflies. Hawthorns were laden with blossom leaving a sweet smell in the air despite the rain. Highly recommended and...More

Thank NICOLA F
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

What a wonderful place this is - boating and fishing available or you can have a walk round the reservoir. However, we settled just for having lunch in the on site cafe - very good menu full of healthy options and traditional fare.

Thank GwynRoberts
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Stopped for an early breakfast here on the Bank Holiday weekend - glorious sun shine, blue skies and glittering water with the fishermen taking to the boats - breathtaking ! Standard breakfast in the cafe is good value - really good tasty sausage ! Too...More

Thank MargaretPonthir
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Visited Llandegfedd reservoir for a walk. Visitors centre was reasonably busy and upon use of the cafe facilities the staff were ok although very few and it could do with a proper clean. The shop is limited but has some nice items although a bit...More

Thank Vincent30061970
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Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

Glorious day for a lovely walk by the waters edge watching the ripples and clouds. Stopped for a coffee and lunch in the cafe. Nice clean friendly atmosphere and pleasant food.

Thank keefidee
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

This is almost our daily coffee stop . Since OpenGL coffee shop and restaurant it a perfect venue summer or winter . Very pleasant staff and good coffee . Food large variety on menus and very poplar. Will probably call again today and ignore the...More

1  Thank almar766
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