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Watson's Bistro

Chapel Street, Conwy LL32 8BP, Wales
+44 1492 596326
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ox cheek” (42 reviews)
“lamb” (74 reviews)
“fritters” (14 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chapel Street, Conwy LL32 8BP, Wales
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

I am so pleased that we found this restaurant when we were staying in Conwy. I had pre-booked a table for a Thursday night and it is very lucky we did as the place was full. Staff were incredible, chef kindly made a sauce for...More

Thank kaz664
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner were staying in Llandudno over a month and a half ago and we wanted to go out for dinner as we asked around for a fantastic place to eat a few people mentioned Watsons bistro in conwy even though in was...More

Thank lauzjonez
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We found it hard to find not well sign posted.the food was fine,but very limited choice.the lunch time menus was only available just 4 choices.we went of an evening,should have been told this when we booked.had traveled by taxi from Llandudno .More

Thank pking3295
chef_eeConwy, Owner at Watson's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Thank you for your somewhat inaccurate review. Firstly we are not 'stuck up a side street' and if you got a taxi as you say you did the driver would easily have found us. You would never have been offered our lunch menu of an...More

Reviewed August 20, 2017

We ate here a couple of times during our 4 days in Conwy. The food was always very tasty and the vegetarian option was good even for a carnivore. Most of the dishes are included on their early bird menu if you can eat a...More

Thank Sl0w2anger
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful food, good service. Dropped in on the off chance and were gratefully accomadated. Food was of a very high standard. Will definitely be recommending to friends and family as we only live 20minutes away

Thank Sean A
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

What a delightful little place. We were advised to book as Watson's isn't over big and all food is freshly cooked, booking was a good move as people were being turned away. The food was beautiful with locally sourced fish. All the staff were friendly...More

Thank lara06062016
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Been here on a couple of occasions now, would greatly recommend a visit. Beautiful locally sourced meals, to a high standard. Staff very welcoming, and very accommodating. Will definitely be returning again.

1  Thank Robf1909900049
Reviewed August 16, 2017

A delightful find where we probably got seated only because we were early. They recommend reservations and I would agree. The lamb was tender and perfectly cooked. I had mushrooms in a cream sauce that were also excellent. Save room for dessert. We had a...More

1  Thank RGRCNwFl
Reviewed August 16, 2017

We had no expectations but were wowed by the food and the service. All courses were excellent and served at a measured pace. I had the vegi option which was just stunning. Couldn't fault it. Book now. We didn't think it would be that busy,...More

Thank Martin E
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent and the food was top quality. Priced reasonably but not cheap. I had the ox cheek which was done to perfection. My fellow diners enjoyed all their meals too.

Thank jesus_h_corbett
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May 21, 2017|
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Response from Dungan | Reviewed this property |
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February 9, 2017|
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Response from chef_eeConwy | Property representative |
Hello, we offer a papadelle pasta, wild mushrooms, kale and toasted pinenuts in a cep cream sauce with pistou and homemade bread. Or Aubergine and parmesan pithivier gateau with tomato polonaise, ricotta, cauliflower and... More
October 24, 2016|
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Response from RoadTripsUnlimited | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We were there in late July. We sat outside with our kids, ranging 13-17. While there, there were other parties dining with younger children. Hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$37 - $47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Street, Conwy LL32 8BP, Wales (Formerly Bistro Bach)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Conwy County  >  Conwy
  • Phone Number: +44 1492 596326
  • E-mail
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.
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