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The Horse and Jockey Inn

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$$ - $$$
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Wylcwm Place | Station Road, Knighton LD7 1AE, Wales
+44 1547 520062
09:00 - 23:00
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 2 nights whilst visiting Phil's rally school. Room was v large and great modern bathroom (website pics don't do it justice). Ate there too and good reasonable prices. Lovely fresh cooked breakfast and all the staff were v friendly. Even got told to check out whenever we wanted as no one else was booked in! Highly recommended.

Thank Maryios
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after a walk with our dog. The lady behind the bar was friendly and helpful, as were the waiting staff. We were welcomed into the bar area with our dog and the Sunday lunch we had was fantastic! Very good value for money. Thank you 😀

Thank coles_e
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staying nearby we called in one evening for a drink and meal. Service was excellent, even though the young lady was on her own behind the bar and things got a little busy. She was jovial and smiling and nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent, very tasty and very good value for money. If you're in the... More 

Thank dave132
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a very pleasant lunch at the Horse and Jockey in early January. Extensive menu, and having missed my Christmas Lunch I had the turkey which was delicious. Others had the sizzling steak, roast beef and salads. The meal was served by a very cheerful waitress. Will definitely go again.

Thank PyttsPete
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were spending a few days in a lodge near by over Christmas and happened upon this lovely little pub. Friendly staff beautiful old building. I had the best mulled wine I've ever tasted, strongest too, and the best BBQ ribs ever too! Which is saying allot as I love ribs and order them where every I... More 

Llandrindod Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Called in on the off-chance and were seated in the restaurant, very pleasant room, good attentive service and VERY good food, we had a range of meals from a cheese baguette to belly pork and it was all well cooked and very tasty. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Stephhelen
Istanbul, Turkey
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25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely couple of meals here sat in the Snug bar with a wood burner. Big menu which you could have in the restaurant or bar/snug bar. Nice staff and very friendly

Thank Carolyn H
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

In a small town where not much happens out of season midweek we called in to kill a few hours. Its quaint without being too olde worlde. Drinks prices reasonable, pool table 50p, pay for Duke box if you want any music. Didnt eat here but didnt spot much dining activity available beyond pizzas or pub grub. Nice atmosphere.

Thank AdamB1966
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is great place. We have stayed here in both summer and winter months, drunk in both bars and eaten in the additional restaurant for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The staff are fantastic, food is proper high quality pub food and the room was just lovely. Can't recommend this enough - the locals add to the atmosphere and have been... More 

Thank Chumbawhumpy
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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218 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Knighton is a lovely little town on the Welsh Marches on the border of England and Wales, plenty of places to eat, we chose this as it looked so quaint. glad we did, had a fantastic meal I had mushroom stroganoff which was lovely, my friend had sizzling chicken, both meals delicious and very good prices. Very old building so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wylcwm Place | Station Road, Knighton LD7 1AE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Knighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1547 520062

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