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The Marram Grass Cafe

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White Lodge | Pen Lon, Newborough LL61 6RS, Wales
+44 1248 440077
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Thu - Sun 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 11:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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206 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very very good experience. Service was excellent and friendly. Food was of the highest standard and quality. Seasonal and locally sourced seems to be mostly the case. We were waxing lyrical about the food. It's a special place to go. It's not the norm. It's different. There is a good vibe. It's sort of got an alternative buzz going on... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited as a treat for our 18th anniversary tonight and the experience definitely was a treat! We savoured every mouthful of the food. The atmosphere was relaxed and the service was efficient, but very relaxed at the same time and the pace of service just right. The presentation of the food was only surpassed by the flavours which delighted... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the moment we arrived for our meal the staff were friendly and attentive. Throughout the meal we were regularly checked to make sure things were ok. These were sincere questions, and staff made sure to wait for an answer. The food itself was wonderful - well cooked and very tasty. I chose the evening's 'special' of hake and it... More 

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2 Thank richardandchris2016
Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, service and atmosphere. Looking forward to go again. A little gem on our doorstep. Well recommended.

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1 Thank Lesley J
cheshire
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We prebooked via internet and the booking was followed up with a call to check we were still planning to attend. We went after a walk at Newborough beach where we had seen a banner advertising the cafe saying dogs were welcome. When we arrived we were told dogs are no longer allowed, but the waiter kindly let us sneak... More 

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1 Thank cleggys
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a blustery Thursday evening in February to find ourselves sharing the restaurant with just one other couple. Still a very cosy atmosphere, friendly welcome and super menu. I had the scallops to start and pheasant for my main. Adventurous cooking, with loads of flavours and super presentation. The orange frozen yogurt dessert was amazing! Definitely one of the... More 

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Charlton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first time that we have been to the Marram Grass Cafe but as a previous traveller mentioned, we will certainly be returning. This excellent restaurant caters perfectly for the environment where walkers, or bird watchers may visit. There are tables outside,undercover,so dog walkers are also welcome. The food is excellent. Fresh local ingredients highlight the menu. Welsh... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time of visiting, certainly not the last. Everything was fantastic. The atmosphere, the informality, the front of house staff were knowledgeable, polite and we'll informed. Service second to none. We had celeriac soup, followed by the hake special and then lemon tart. Stunning!!

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newcastle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about it was perfect - scallops to start were out of this world and the special of lamb encroute mmmmmm! Lovely service and great atmosphere! Thank you :)

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Ynys Môn/Isle of Anglesey
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all - we love the Marram Grass and always enjoy. Liam, front of house owner is professional but always relaxed and humorous. Brother Ellis is magic in the kitchen.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$35
Cuisine
European, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 11:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: White Lodge | Pen Lon, Newborough LL61 6RS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Island of Anglesey  >  Newborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1248 440077
Description
We started The Marram Grass because we believed we could create a place that offers good, creative food using local produce and seafood, all within an informal setting.

On Anglesey we are surrounded by beautiful produce, fresh fish and shellfish and it is not lost on our team of chefs. We work hard to keep our menu moving and we change them regularly to best accommodate the fresh and seasonal produce that comes in through our door.

In our low-key setting we have create an inviting and relaxed atmosphere without taking any shortcuts on quality. We have a full, purposeful wine list and a selection of local beers, as well as a good selection of some the the worlds Gins.

We offer small portions of our menu for children and are happy to accommodate, well behaved dogs as long as they sit under the table.

We want you to eat with us, we enjoy our job hosting and cooking so come on over and try us out. See you soon, The Marram Grass Team x

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?