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Glan yr Afon

A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
+44 1654 791285
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish stew” (2 reviews)
“king prawns” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This pub/ restaurant has a very friendly and warm ambience and is very nicely decorated / fitted out, and it's in a great location. It's a good sign when there are 4/5 dishes you would happily choose. And portions are excellent. Service is good so...More

Thank Meyrickmark
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Our party booked a table of four with two dogs for Sunday Lunch and the food was delicious and reasonably priced too. With an extensive choice at the bar, a well decorated and maintained building and great service, I'd recommend Glan yr Afon to anyone....More

Thank madasanelephant
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Visited as a family of 8 with 2 dogs on a rainy Sunday at end start of September. We booked in advance and glad we did - we had a lovely raised area to ourselves. Plenty to choose from on the starter and main menu...More

Thank Welshie86
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Rang on the way back from our day out to see if they could squeeze us in after reading on here that it was very popular. Got a table in half an hours time which was great. The staff were very friendly and the service...More

Thank rachellowe1
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Booking the day before highly recommended. By 7.30pm already full. Warm welcome, shown straight to table. Started off sharing baked camerbert but difficult decision so many tempting alternatives. Comes out with ample breads and red onion chutney. Mediterranean soup was delicious, loads of fish, prawns...More

Thank zolapower087
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent menu, friendly staff. Prompt service Recommended to us and we would definitely recommend to others

Thank rowleya3
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We had a very pleasant evening sat in the garden of this friendly establishment. The food was very enjoyable and reasonably priced. Highly recommended.

Thank malcolmbloomfield
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Family of ten plus a dog. We stayed at a local camp site on a family trip and were really pleased to find this restaurant. The menu is varied with something for everyone. Cod stew, Welsh lamb steak, chicken Kiev, all very well cooked and...More

Thank mitchavfc
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here one Sunday, late May and I have to say the food was superb! Perfectly cooked meat, a wide variety of vegetables and yummy Yorkshire puddings. We took our children who were 8 and 11 and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Can't wait...More

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We had passed this place a few times not realising it. Went for lunch after looking at Trip Advisor. Had already tried Number 21 (lunch) (listed number 1) and The Wild Fowler (dinner) and this was the best place by far! The best salad I've...More

Thank Wendyfmitch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 791285
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