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Grapevine Bistro & Restaurant

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152 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9NU, Wales
01766 514230
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for an evening meal the meal was hot but that is we're it stops the toilet was discussing so really put us off need to get rid of table clothes

Thank Yorklass2013
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I went here for dinner last night and boy what an awful experience. Very unfriendly service as others have said. The table hadn't been cleaned from the previous occupier. We were told immediately that there would be a long wait although there were only 5 other occupied tables and they were mainly eating. The food was horrendous... More 

Thank Sarah A
Leeds, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No pancakes ! all the batter had been used and although early evening and other customer orders were also being refused felt a second class customer who had just eaten a main meal without the reward of a sweet (ps the board was still up when we left)

Thank FamilyHistoryONS
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

We enjoyed two evening meals at this restaurant whilst staying locally on holiday. The staff were very friendly and helpful and accommodated our strange tastes by swapping elements of their meals for us. We enjoyed what we ate and thought it was good value for money.

Thank 147192susan
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

The grapevine bistro is such a cute a cosy restaurant in which I recommend to anyone visiting Porthmadog. Stumbled across this gem on a Saturday evening and were seated without having to book in advance. I found that it actually has a wider range of food on the menu inside than on the window, offering special deals and meals of... More 

Thank Rebecca L
Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stumbled upon this restaurant by chance after scouting High Street in Porthmadog the previous day for a restaurant and finding just a few. This restaurant is small and the decor is a bit dated but it has a certain je-ne-sais-quois, making it a charming little place to dine in. The old lady who assisted us was... More 

Thank Heide M
Limerick, Ireland
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

'Family lunch' From when we walked in it was just uninviting. No one came to ask us would we like a table we just stood at the door until a really nice lady with her child finished unnecessarily just so we could sit. We sat at a dirty table for 10 mins b4 someone cleaned the table. We were told... More 

Thank Hayleymackessy
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant with a good quality food. The facilities could be better, but the food and service quality made for it

Thank R_Gabra
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

1970's dining at its worst! My husband and I and our 2 boys, aged 10 and 18months visited the Grapevine bistro whilst staying in Porthmadog for the weekend. We were told quickly that the food has a 30 min wait, I had no problem with this as thought 'at least it won't be microwave food' ( I got that wrong),... More 

Thank Jonathan P
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We ate there twice during the last week- superb food and a great choice. Very helpful and pleasant staff, good prices.

Thank tperri_377100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
British, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9NU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Porthmadog
  • Phone Number: 01766 514230

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?