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Cafe Fontana - CLOSED

6 Broad Street | The Courtyard, Builth Wells LD2 3DT, Wales
+44 1982 551700
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible25%
Dec 30, 2013
“Good value little cafe with hidden gems”
Aug 12, 2013
“What a great discovery!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
6 Broad Street | The Courtyard, Builth Wells LD2 3DT, Wales
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Reviewed December 30, 2013

We had paninis for lunch and they were excellent, not only in taste but also in value. Coffee and paninis for two came to just over £11. They came with a good helping of salad, cole slaw and crisps. The waitress was friendly and there...More

Thank IanSant
Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in Builth on the way back from North Wales and went to this cafe as it was the first one we came across. There is a simply wonderful small courtyard at the back of the cafe which is light and airy but also covered...More

Thank Anderplants
Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

Fontana used to be a fantastic cafe, with a great atmosphere, lovely food and lovely staff. Now the business has been taken over by a cold, mean women who openly treats her staff like dirt. We were told to order at the counter although the...More

2  Thank commandoqueen
Reviewed November 8, 2012

Cafe Fontana had a wonderful reputation and I had very much enjoyed visiting the place when travelling through Builth Wells. Unfortunately the previous owner has now passed on the business and nowadays it couldn't be a more horrible environment! The staff are a combination of...More

3  Thank no n
Reviewed September 23, 2012

My wife and I had lunch here recently. Food was very good, there was plenty of choice and we both had paninis. I thought the drinks could have been delivered a bit quicker but my wife said the cappuccino was definitely worth the wait.

Thank ChuckSid
Reviewed April 14, 2012

Visited over the easter break. Breakfast ok, but curry like lumps of chicken served in a soup. Very poor cappuccino - hot milky watery coffee with froth on top (they don't seem to have a proper espresso machine or milk foaming ability here). Would have...More

1  Thank CafeClare
Reviewed September 30, 2011

Simple, clean, neat little cafe with lots to choose from. Goergeous little covered patio out the back too. One of the only places to eat that are open on a Sunday. Well worth visiting. Food and service were good.

1  Thank Jane G
Reviewed November 26, 2010

Me and my partner used to love visiting cafe Fontana on our regular trips to visit family in builth wells. We used to often make sure our visit was on a sunday so we could head to Fontana for a Delicious roast dinner at a...More

3  Thank Lolipop11
Reviewed April 18, 2010

excellent service good honest food, wonderful coffee

1  Thank dotty500
Reviewed April 14, 2010

Have been here on many occasions and will continue to visit. Fantastic food,Great portions. Very friendly and helpful staff always with a smile on their face, Always happy to attend to your requirments. Located near the bridge it has a very quiet courtyard area at...More

Thank clareyh85
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  • Address: 6 Broad Street | The Courtyard, Builth Wells LD2 3DT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Builth Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1982 551700
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