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The Hand Hotel Restaurant & Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Church Street, Chirk, Wales
+44 1691 773472
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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on Good Friday after Chirk Castle. We were all fitted in despite it being a Bank Holiday and enjoyed a pleasant drink in the lounge before the meal. Excellent meal, well presented and excellent service from our host. Total bill including drinks and two bottles of wine was £90 for the five of us. Excellent quality and value. Highly... More 

1 Thank Philip P
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a party of 12 we pre booked. It's advisable if you are after dining at a certain time or just to guarantee a table as they do get busy. On arrival staff take your drinks order and seat you in reception then take you to your table once it's ready. Food is great very tasty. They do cater for... More 

1 Thank Jaydle15
Beaworthy, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a quick pint before a meal locally. Nice staff and a tasty pint. Happy to recommend and pop back when passing some time.

Thank DevonAddick
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened to unexpectedly meet up with friends in Chirk who asked us to join them for a coffee we said would love to but had Bruce our dog with us They were going to the Hand Hotel so said we would ask if dog would be ok We asked and then noticed a sign saying dogs with well behaved... More 

Thank Janet N
Chirk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Good food, good service. The staff were very helpful and made our visit to the hotel very good as was our meal

Thank DerekHughes1
Whittington, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Very good food, friendly staff, very reasonably priced. Excellent value 3 course Tuesday Lunch menu for £12 - Great value for money.

Thank H G
Level Contributor
45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Walked past it initially. Looking for a more countryside view/feel but ended up walking back as struggled to find anything else within walking distance of the caravan site. So glad we did. Lovely big chesterfield sofas to sink into, modern decor with some funky wallpaper but all very welcoming. Orders a few pints of the visiting ales and spent the... More 

Thank 2BsinaPod
Skipton, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent find. Good Sunday roast, good beer and wine. Plenty of vegetables and gravy. Crackling could have been crunchier and asked for extra sauce for sticky toffee pudding. Coffee all for £38 for 2, nice ambience and music. Lovely on a wet windy Sunday.

Thank Graham F
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108 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Booked to stay and decided to eat in the restaurant on the first night, the staff were welcoming and chatty i wasnt sure what to have, so the waitress recommended dishes, citing whether they were light or rich, we ordered the lambs liver with bacon and mash and vegetables, and the lasagna she recommended a side order of chips and... More 

Thank lucilou123Portsmouth
Preston, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We were staying at the nearby caravan site and decided to go here for a meal on a Wednesday evening. It was very quiet as it was early January; we ordered drinks at the bar while we had a look at the menu. Once we'd ordered we were asked if we wanted to eat where we were seated, which we... More 

1 Thank 19elk55

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Chirk, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Chirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 773472

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