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Bwyty Mawddach Restaurant

Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
+44 1341 421752
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We celebrated our anniversary here on Sunday with the whole family, seven in all. In addition to the usual utterly fabulous food, eaten overlooking breathtaking scenery, chef Ifan Dunn provided brilliant meals for the three gluten free/dairy free amongst us too. "The best choice of...More

Thank 1Muso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, portion sizes aren't massive so was able to enjoy 3 courses. We will definitely be back.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family gathering from all over Britain and Europe for Sunday lunch to celebrate my mum's 90th birthday .

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous meal, great wine & the staff were lovely. What a fabulous evening to celebrate our wedding anniversary.

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We joined some friends here for Sunday lunch after visiting Barmouth and where really impressed with the restaurants setting and first floor dining area which having a full glass gable gives spectacular views over the Mawddach estuary, the inside is quite contemporary with tables well...More

Thank thebarebear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reading the reviews on hear, I am left bewildered. At the risk of insulting some of the customers who clearly hold a totally contrary view to mine, Mawddach has an overblown opinion of itself. It is a pretentious restaurant, pedaling pretentious food. I had the...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off for a short drink only. Restaurant on the floor above was humming and appeared popular, but we had already eaten. Pleasant drinks( wine and welsh whisky), good drinks menu, friendly staff. Would visit again... and try the restaurant.

Thank Pamela4321
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Driven past many times and promised we would visit one day. Why didn't we go sooner. The menu may be limited but the food is excellent with stunning views. The staff are helpful and courteous the premises clean. Shared starter, two mains, two sides, two...More

Thank bletch
Reviewed 28 August 2017

.. then come here. I'm not sure I've every eaten anywhere with such a stunning panorama. The restaurant is beautifully situated just outside Dolgellau. The interior decor is smart, clean and minimal. The owners wisely put the seating upstairs to maximise the view. You park...More

1  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had been a bit disappointed with the food on offer in the local area and we wanted to go somewhere a bit special for a birthday celebration - well, we found it here. The service was polite, helpful and charming. We enjoyed a variety...More

Thank Peter J
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4 April 2017|
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Response from Edward069 | Property representative |
Hi, We have a large terrace outside the front of the Restaurant where families can have a drink or dine, although we don't have an area where children can run around outside I'm afraid. Regards Will-Owner
17 July 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Dolgellau  >  Llanelltyd
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 421752
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