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Conti's Cafe

5 Harford Square, Lampeter SA48 7HD, Wales
+44 1570 422223
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“ice cream” (34 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Welsh
$$ - $$$
5 Harford Square, Lampeter SA48 7HD, Wales
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11 - 20 of 107 reviews

Reviewed May 11, 2017

This was a 'must-do' for us when we visit Lampeter. Unfortunately they had a disastrous fire in 2016 which meant that it was closed for several months for repairs. We continued to use their facility at Llanerchaeron during the closure What we really liked about...More

3  Thank NickTee
HBee90, Owner at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear NickTee, We are very sorry to hear your disappointment at our 'new look' after our fire last September, we are thankful you continued to support us by visiting our Llanerchaeron site during our rebuild. Our new look and lay out was designed by the...More

Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

A late morning visit so brunch was called for. Pancakes and bacon cooked well and plenty of tea. Good range on menu and quick service. Good friendly placeMore

1  Thank William P
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear William P, Thank you for your lovely review of Conti's. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your pancake breakfast & tea. It is important to us that our team create a warm, friendly atmosphere for all. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. We were served soup which was so salty it burned my mouth. It was inedible. When I came to pay the waiter said "you didn't eat much soup". When I said no it was too salty I couldn't eat it. He said "sorry...More

1  Thank hamilts
ContisLampeter, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Hello hamilts I am very sorry to hear about your bad experience with us. That is not the sort of customer service we expect from our staff. What day did you visit us? As for the toilets, the extenuating circumstances are that we had a...More

Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

A lovely setting with great views out of huge front window, interior us rustic and welcoming, friendly staff with fresh local food cooked to order, great coffee and the food was much more than we thought, so a quick bite became a substantial filling meal....More

1  Thank Sean G
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sean G, Our huge front window is a perfect spot to watch the world go by, our staff do their best to make a welcoming atmosphere for all visiting. We are delighted to hear your quick bite was 'more than you thought', we take...More

Reviewed May 1, 2017

We were visiting friends who are 'locals' and they recommended this café. It is nicely furbished, with some leather sofas and lots of wood. We ordered veggie breakfast (£6) which was very tasty and well cooked : cheese on toast, beans, eggs,mushrooms, tomato. What let...More

Thank NelliePhant
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear NelliePhant, Firstly, I'd like to thank you for taking the time to review our cafe, it is fantastic to hear you like our new look and veggie breakfast and that despite a unfortunate experience you are willing to give us another try. It is...More

Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

We were attracted to Conti's initially because it looked so good (we were looking for a place to have lunch in a journey south). Delighted to find it had great food (both meat eater and veggie very happy) and fantastic coffee! Served quickly by friendly...More

1  Thank Lindsey C
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Lindsey C, Thank you so much for your positive review of our cafe. It's fantastic to hear you were attracted by our look, having only just re-opened in March after a devastating fire we were nervous to see the reaction to our revamped establishment....More

Reviewed April 24, 2017

We came here seeking out the famous ice cream but were hungry for lunch so ended up snacking too - we were not disappointed. Really good quality value for money food, at super reasonable prices. Lovely staff. Oh and the ice cream was delish too!

1  Thank Tetleyteainacup
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Tetleyteainacup, We're delighted to hear you sought us out for our multi award winning ice cream. We're glad your food, service & prices ticked all the boxes for you. We hope you visit again soon for another taste. Kind Regards, Conti's Management

Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a light lunch with my family. Food was great, especially the Cawl. Tasteful, quirky interior, nice friendly staff. Reasonable prices. Would definitely recommend.More

1  Thank Eldred21
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Eldred21, Thank you for reviewing our cafe, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed your Cawl. At the time of your visit we had only just re-opened from a terrible fire, so hearing your praise of our 'tasteful interior' helped sooth our 're-opening nerves'. We...More

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Best cafe and in Lampeter. Not only friendly and great surroundings but the only cafe that actually makes a good espresso

2  Thank TWM200
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear TWM200, Our Barista's pride themselves in making the best coffee in town, its wonderful to hear you agree. We hope you visit again soon for another espresso! Kind Regards, Conti's Management

Reviewed March 22, 2017

They are generous with the size of mug of coffee but this means that its very weak. The cakes was very nice and friendly service.More

Thank King_Druid
HBee90, Manager at Conti's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear King_Druid, Thank you for your review of Conti's, glad you enjoyed your cake with us. We're sorry to hear you find our coffee too weak. Our Barista's will happily make any coffee to an individual's preference & even remake if not perfect. As coffee...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $9
Cafe, British, Welsh
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Harford Square, Lampeter SA48 7HD, Wales (Formerly Contis)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Lampeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1570 422223
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