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“Excellent Decision!!”

The Hours Cafe & Bookshop
Ranked #11 of 74 Restaurants in Brecon
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe, Soups
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: We are an independent Café & Bookshop located in the little wonky green Tudor building facing the library on Ship Street in Brecon. We serve breakfast from 10am-11.30am and then lunch from 12pm to app. 2-30pm though this is very flexible. We source as much produce locally as we can and everything is freshly prepared to order. We make our own homemade soups, stews, quiches and other tasty delights and have something to suit everyone's taste and pocket. We always offer soya milk, gluten free bread and cater for as wide a range of tastes and requirements as possible. Come along and say hello - a very warm welcome always waits at The Hours.
Reviewed October 21, 2013

A little off my beaten track but I called into this café anyway as it had been recommended by a friend, Great food, coffee and a book to boot!! did not want to leave, a pleasant experience midway through my day.

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Thank postmanringsonce
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Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

Popped in to see the Craft exhibition today and decided to have coffee. Other than it being nice and hot I can't say I was overly impressed. Such a shame as Costa is the only other place open on a Sunday and I prefer supporting local businesses.

Thank QBird1976
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

We had lunch here recently and thoroughly enjoyed it. Two salads; one halloumi and roast vegetable and the other steak and things, all cooked freshly to order and followed by a delicious coffee and an exercise in self-control to resist the amazing looking cakes. A little browse through the books rounded off a lovely lunchtime in a very friendly and welcoming little spot.

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Thank MatthewSS676
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Reviewed October 10, 2013

What a delghtful find! Cosy, friendly, informal with deliciously fresh food and an unhurried atmosphere. New books to buy adjacent the cafe area, second-hand books upstairs. Will definitely return.

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Thank silverscribe
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Reviewed September 21, 2013

What a find! Cycling through Brecon we stopped at the nearby bike shop and when we asked where they'd recommend for coffee they pointed us to this place (roughly opposite). And so glad they did! It was easy to miss (we had already cycled down the hill looking for a cafe and completely missed it). The coffee was absolutely perfect, and the cakes were superb. Service was great and the wifi was a bonus! It has a really nice atmosphere about it and a relaxed feel. We could have stayed much, much longer... This is now a fixture for us whenever we cycle through Brecon.

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Thank Will W
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