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Grapevine Bistro & Restaurant

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152 High Street, Porthmadog LL49 9NU, Wales
01766 514230
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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

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Thank tperri_377100
Dublin, Ireland
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112 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived very early to the town and this looked OK and importantly was open. Food arrived piping hot and plentiful. Was a bit expensive and prices for breakfast do include orange or tea. Not bad not brilliant. Cheap sausages.

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Thank caseyjonesDublin
East Midlands
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be fooled by the daytime "cafe" appearance of this lovely establishment. We arrived in the early evening and enjoyed a very good dining experience. We both enjoyed sirloin steak, superbly cooked exactly as requested, followed by very tasty home made fruit crumble. All washed down with a decent bottle of red wine. Staff were pleasant and friendly. Will certainly... More 

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Thank Exburtonians
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably one of the worst places I went to have dinner. During my 5 days England trip it was definitely one of the worst food experiences. I didn't expect much since the English kitchen doesn't have the best reputation. But common. This was far worse than anything I expected. How can a (if he even was a chef) call himself... More 

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Thank David B
Shrewsbury
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159 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would agree this feels more like a cafe than a restaurant but the service was friendly and efficient and the breakfast we had was excellent super bacon and eggs and lovely toast to commend especially we definitely recommend you give this place a try!

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Thank Penwyllt
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cafe more than restaurant bit it was clean and nicely presented. Friendly service, a nice roast meal, 2 choices offered and good value for money. Would recommend.

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Thank Sue W
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We visited this resturant while on holiday had an excellent meal and drinks very reasonably priced and a wide range of food to choose from. excellent service by very pleasant staff could not ask for more

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Thank Richard270145
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We popped in without booking on a Saturday evening. The staff were very friendly and the food was very good. I'm unsure why there were so many notices on the walls and it would look far nicer without them ... but each to their own !!

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Thank 737nigel737
ChallinorCalvert
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We went here for a family dinner as we were staying in a hotel nearby on holiday. This restaurant is not good. It might be ok for a quick bite to eat if you're starving, perhaps. The fact it call itself a 'bistro' is really misleading. Its a caf. The food was cheap and low quality. Awful really.

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Thank ChallinorCalvert
England
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Having stayed at the local Travelodge (which has no restaurant facilities ) the Grapevine was recommended to us. For a tradition 'full English' type breakfast, it is perfect, though you can also get other options if you wish - and at a reasonable price

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?