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Penhelig Arms

27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
+44 1654 767215
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (27 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
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1 - 10 of 494 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a one night stay here. Our evening meal in the restaurant was excellent. My wife had the duck salad and I had the chicken and bacon pie. The accompanying vegetables were tasty and well cooked. Friendly and good service. Good ambience in the...More

Thank 54geoffb
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello 54 geoffb, Thank you for your lovely review, it's lovely to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope we can welcome you back soon! Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here overnight with a group of eight nice beer and good food with interesting choices I had the hake with risotto and sticky toffee pudding nice to visit if in Aberdovey

1  Thank Jimb067
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Jimb067, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We hope we can welcome you back soon. Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here twice in our three night stay! First night on own and second night with three friends who were also highly complimentary. Great selection of beers and ales and very friendly staff. Food is nicely presented and good quality. Enjoyed the breads and oils...More

Thank Paul L
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Paul L, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your stay and your friends enjoyed their visit. We hope we can welcome you back soon. Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome in the harbour with traditional welsh ales and stunning menu. nice friendly polite professional staff made us feel welcome on our very first trip to this alehouse

Thank gilrae58
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Gilrae58, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear you had a wonderful time with us. We hope we can welcome you back soon! Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well deserved treat to get over plas panteidal stay .lovely food and drink great atmosphere and hospitality.cant fault it.

Thank Jward1405
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Jward1405, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear that you had a lovely meal with us. We look forward in welcoming you back again soon. Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Very good menu and sitting across road in sun was relaxing. The food arrived freshly prepared and well presented. Staff were friendly and helpful.More

Thank TheTasterWales
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello TheTasterWales, Thank you for your lovely review, it's fantastic to hear you had a lovely lunch with us, and caught a beautiful sunny day. We hope to welcome you back soon. Our new Autumn/Winter menu is available from the 23rd of October. It has...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Recent family trip to the area and ate here a couple of times. Chef even started service an hour earlier which was very kind. Food was consistently great and staff are very friendly. A warm welcome and delicious food. Walking to where it is situated...More

Thank sheilaw192
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Hello Sheila W, Thank you for your lovely review, It's fantastic to hear you had a lovely time with us. We hope we can welcome you all back soon! Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 27 September 2018

We visited here three times during our week holiday. Each time was great - the service was great, the selection of drinks were great, the bar are and restaurant was great and the food was amazing! Sunday afternoon was the first visit we made and...More

Thank 141jeng
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hello 141jeng, Thank you for your fantastic review, it's lovely to hear you enjoyed your visits to us during your holiday. Hopefully next time we can get you booked into one of our fantastic rooms! Looking forward in welcoming you back soon! Many Thanks Nicola...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

A group of 7 of us on an international family reunion chose wisely. The Penhelig did not disappoint. Interesting lunchtime menu and friendly welcome and service. Food and portion size was spot on. Fish finger sandwich was a hit. Real ale and house wine got...More

Thank Hawen12
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Hello Hawen12, Thank you for your lovely review, it's great to hear you enjoyed your lunch visit to us. We hope we can welcome you all back soon. Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

Reviewed 11 September 2018

met with friends who where staying there,the ale was very good and the bar snacks where excellent. rooms a bit close to the railway.

Thank bobthegardener2016
penhelig, General Manager at Penhelig Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review, we hope next time we can tempt you with a meal in our fishermans bar or restaurant! We hope to welcome you back to the Penhelig. Many Thanks Nicola & The Team

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Annemarieowen
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Response from Fattygobbler | Reviewed this property |
No, it's only a five minute walk at most but there is no pavement in places.
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SusanKor
17 February 2017|
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Response from Dianne7342 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely in bar area. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27-29 Terrace Road, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0LT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767215
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