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Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8AE, Wales
+44 1654 702941
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Hartfield, United Kingdom
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228 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 531 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends on a rather bleak evening between Christmas and New Year. We were made welcome and enjoyed the Cader Gold real ale in a pleasant atmosphere. Varied menu and the food was pretty good. A solid 3 star.

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Thank Dave R
Bristol, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed the night there and entertained our family to dinner at the hotel. The hotel reopened recently after being closed. The general ambience was lovely though to sustain high end and attract business customers away from the country house hotels it really could use an expensive refurbishment programme. That said everything worked, and for the record the famous Machynlleth... More 

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Thank John M
Machynlleth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With no menu we rang to order a pizza. Asked for a meat feast...the young lady didn't understand and put us through to the Manager of the hotel. We were told they don't have a "meat feast on the menu". We asked for a pizza with pepperoni....silence......a pizza with meat? They could do that. What sizes do you do.....tbe response... More 

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Thank Jane L
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Ate out with my father in September 2016. Lovely atmosphere, food and service. Fresh bread brought once ordered. Kids menu is spot on. Really enjoy the side vegetables which come with the meal. The Cwrw Cader (locally brewed ale) is to die for, and I don't usually drink ale so that is saying something. Thanks for breathing life back into... More 

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Thank Jools1978
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

The hotel is old and very historic, but the food was fantastic. A drink in the lounge was a great start to the evening. Then the food was top drawer, with very good staff.

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Thank Alan C
London
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287 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is a lovely old hotel on the high street whose owners, Charles & Sheila, ran it for many years and then moved to Italy. However, on hearing that Wynnstay had closed earlier this year, they returned and are breathing new life into it. We were initially drawn in by the candlelit exterior which was a pleasurable contrast to the... More 

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Thank Lazzagear
London, UK
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed here for three nights, during the Machynlleth (music) festival, and also ate here during our visit. The food was good, although the soup had rather more salt in it, than is our taste. There is a wide choice of Italian wines, including several very reasonable house wines, available by the (litre) carafe.

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1 Thank Francis R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the Wynnstay this evening for a family meal. The surroundings were cosy and welcoming with friendly staff . There was a great selection to choose from and each meal was delicious with lovely accompanying vegetables. We chose a meal from the children's menu too and it was a well prepared, good sized portion. Our desserts were excellent and... More 

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Stockbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Have spent several days in Machynlleth with my team and the Wynnstay always comes up with the goods. The bedrooms are exceptional, with superior bathrooms and baths big enough for Usain Bolt to get up a lather.

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1 Thank Peter B
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The restaurant food has always been excellent here, expect something really good and served in a lovely old dining room. I love the open fires, having a drink in the lounge and exploring the menu, with many local food items.

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Charles D, Owner at Wynnstay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give this review. It is much appreciated by all the team. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8AE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 702941

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?