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The Falcondale Restaurant

) #4 of 33 Restaurants in Lampeter $$ - $$$ British, , European
Falcondale Drive, Lampeter SA48 7RX, Wales
+44 1570 422910
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Welsh, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Falcondale Drive, Lampeter SA48 7RX, Wales
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my friend here for a surprise afternoon tea in April. It was absolutely delicious. 100% improved from the previous time I had afternoon tea there in early 2016. The cakes were so yummy. Large round shortbread, crunchy and buttery. Still warm scones with...More

Thank sophia d
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very glad that you enjoyed your afternoon tea here at The Falcondale. We hope to welcome you back soon. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well presented beautifully cooked food. Great selections all perfectly laid out on great china. Steak served with beef cheek. Lamb served with ballotine. Both delicious. Good wine selection sold in many sizes. Excellent waiting staff. Beautiful dining room. Great yourself you won't regret it.

Thank Cathy R
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very glad that you enjoyed your dining with us here at The Falcondale, and hope to welcome you back soon. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 4 May 2017

delicious food , with plenty of choice and cooked to our liking. presented beautifully. we had afternoon cream tea , which i am ashamed to say, we could not finish. it was too big and creamy!

Thank hilbilly_9
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed your afternoon tea with us, and hope that we can welcome you back in the future. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Everything we had experienced was an improvement on our previous visit. Food and service was really good

Thank jrf00die
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for making a review. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We live locally so didn't stay here but took visiting friends here for a meal. They are London foodies so we wanted to impress - and the Falcondale didn't fail us. The restaurant was not busy for a Saturday night but people here tend not...More

Thank Jenny R
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you Jenny R for your lovely review. We are very glad to find that you enjoyed your dining experience with us here at The Falcondale, and hope to welcome you back soon. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We booked a meal for the evening of Mothers Day as a treat. We should have picked up the warning when the menu was being reprinted on our arrival. To be fair the front of house staff were lovely and helpful but the meal itself...More

Thank H4772NMrogerh
Falcondale H, Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

To start we do not understand how printing a menu should be a warning. Our menus are adapted daily and consequently are printed daily, ensuring that all items are freshly prepared. The crispy pigs head is a slow cooked pigs head where the meat is...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We have frequented the Falcondale for Sunday lunch for quite a few years and believed it to be the best in the area for the meal and ambience. It was always busy and our teenage daughters loved the 'sweet table'. When we went a couple...More

Thank AneurinRoberts
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you for taking time out in writing your review. We are disappointed that you were not happy with the changes that are currently being made. You may not be aware that the changes were made due to a lack of support and diners -...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017

We called for lunch yesterday (Thursday) and were looked after well. We ordered from the daily lunch menu of parsnip and honey soup which was very nice. Our mains consisted of belly pork and another dish of the day brill with curried lentils. Whilst the...More

Thank maxavac
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you for taking time out and writing a review, we appreciate your effort. We hope that we may be able to welcome you back in the future. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Excellent food well prepared and well presented. Had Food platter on second night and it was also excellent.

Thank Itchy04
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments. Diolch, Meleri

Reviewed 3 March 2017

It says a lot that the excellent chef was readily willing to adjust his normally complex creations to accommodate my wife's request for absolutely plain food free of any sauces or dressing. My own food was of such a high quality that it would have...More

Thank Haydn J
Falcondale H, Front Office Manager at The Falcondale Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

We were happy to accommodate your requests as required, and hope that we can welcome you back soon. Thank you for your lovely comments. Diolch, Meleri

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Alan K
HI do you allow dogs at your establishment ?
9 September 2016|
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Response from Falcondale H | Property representative |
Yes, we do! We kindly request that you let us know prior to your arrival that you will be bringing your dog along with you. We would add a charge of £10 per night that would be payable on departure. Kind regards, Meleri... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Falcondale Drive, Lampeter SA48 7RX, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Lampeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1570 422910
  • E-mail
Description
The Falcondale hotel and 2AA rosette restaurant near the University town of Lampeter is only 30 minutes from the coastal villages of Cardigan Bay and hilly, marshy regions of the Cambrian Mountains. Follow this with lunch or dinner prepared by Mike Green’s team using only the best of ingredients from Ceredigion, Carmarthen and surrounding counties.
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