Cafés and Coffee Shops

Aberystwyth is home to a thriving variety of places to unwind over a coffee or enjoy a good lunch, from modern coffee shops to traditional busy cafés.

Aber Yankee American Diner
65 Marine Terrace
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American-style diner serving burgers, steaks, pancakes and similar from breakfast till evening. Website
01970 358124
3 Bridge Street
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Compact, modern venue at the top end of town. Items on offer include coffees, panini and Continental meats. 07969 959466
The Cabin
21B Pier Street
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Coffee shop and snack bar of over 50 years' standing. A favourite location to people-watch from. 01970 615119
20 North Parade
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Smart, long-established cafe with pavement seating, good for daytime snacks and tea. 07989 246553
Caffè Nero
25 Great Darkgate Street
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Well-known national coffee house chain. (Opens May 2016). Website
01970 623605
Caffi Morgan
20 Terrace Road
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Ever-busy, traditionally-styled cafe serving hot drinks and light meals. 01970 627733
Cariad Espresso Bar
23A Chalybeate Street
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Miniature espresso bar and take-away, also serving snacks and sandwiches.
The Carlton
32-34 Great Darkgate Street
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Drinks and light meals overlooking the main street by day, plus an evening restaurant menu. Website
01970 612314
Central Fish Restaurant
29 Chalybeate Street
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Wonderfully traditional and long-lived fish and chip shop for eat-in or take-away meals. 01970 617340
Coffee #1
Terrace Road
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Large, two-storey coffee shop operated by the Cardiff-based chain. Website
01970 623318
5 Great Darkgate Street
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Typical modern branch of the coffee shop, serving hot and cold drinks, cakes and snacks. Website
01970 626693
Crimson Rhino
4 Northgate Street
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Modern vegetarian cafe/restaurant and smoothie bar, often also open in to the evenings. On Facebook
01970 627203
Efe's Chips Box
36A Eastgate
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Fish and chip restaurant open till late. Offers take-aways and a delivery service. On Facebook
01970 624555
Express Cafe
10-11 Alexandra Road
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Modern cafe and take-away offering drinks and meals to eat-in, as well as a take-away. 01970 617707
23 Great Darkgate Street
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Famous bakery chain offering pastries, sandwiches and similar to eat-in or take away. 01970 625146
Home Cafe and Bar
13-15 Pier Street
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Typical cafe offering fare from breakfast to carvery meals and hot buffets. 01970 617417
Market Hall Cafe
Upper Great Darkgate Street
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Drinks, snacks, milkshakes and ice cream in the market hall. Website
MG's Café Bar
6 Chalybeate Street
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Modern, cosy cafe offering coffees, speciality teas, light meals and snacks. Website
01970 625624
Park Lodge Hotel Cafe
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Busy modern cafe and restaurant in an edge-of-town hotel. Website
01970 636333
3 Northgate Street
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Family-run bakery and coffee shop offering hot drinks, bread, cakes and pastries. On Facebook
01970 627639
Penguin Cafe
8 Pier Street
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Busy cafe of many years' standing, also offering cakes and treats to take away. 01970 617186
Rheidol Restaurant
45 Cambrian Street
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Out-of-the-way cafe and take-away which also sells good cakes for birthdays and special occasions. 01970 612902
26 Chalybeate Street
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Cosy coffee bar serving drinks and snacks as well as more substantial hot and cold food. On Facebook
01970 627926
Y Siop Leol
19 Pier Street
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Cafe and delicatessen specialising in a wide selection of food and drink produced in Wales. 01970 617772
27 North Parade
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Busy cafe, famous locally for value-for-money meals and cooked breakfasts. On Facebook
01970 626417
Sophie Bach
13 Cambrian Place
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Tea and coffee room also offering cakes and light meals. On Facebook
07432 252671
47-49 Great Darkgate Street
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Local franchise of the worldwide coffee chain, open all week round and into the evenings. Website
01970 624977
Ultracomida Delicatessen
31 Pier Street
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Spanish cafe and restaurant offering hot drinks, panini, tortilla and tapas. Website
01970 630686

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