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The Felin Fach Griffin Restaurant

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Felin Fach, Felin Fach LD3 0UB, Wales
+44 1874 620111
Today
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Brecon, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The three of us took lunch here on the 15th January 2017. We arrived a little early but were shown to our smallish table immediately. As we came through the door we were pleasantly surprised to hear live music by a female singer/guitarist a really nice touch. There are plenty of staff here and service is friendly and prompt serving... More 

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Thank spock_10
Wales, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have eaten here a number of times most recently New Years Eve, always a gamble to eat out at busy times. Not a gamble here superb from our arrival until we left. Food amazing, staff lovely, friendly good but not intrusive service. Can not wait to return.

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1 Thank Jac R
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Restaurant was full, we had booked for 2pm, the second sitting, yet we were met with a smiling welcome advised our table would be ready shortly, at 2.10 we were invited to move from the bar to our table, our order taken and by 2.30 our delicious starters were served. Impressed by the logistics as despite the place being... More 

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Herefordshire
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a lovely evening after a walk, superb beer sat in the bar on leather sofas followed by a delicious meal. The staff have been kind and efficient. The bedrooms are well appointed and clean. Looking forward to breakfast! Thank you

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1 Thank biggyg
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you want decent food in a nice atmosphere with pleasant staff then give this place a miss, food was okay nothing to write home about and over priced, the staff are neither friendly or inviting, in all honesty I would tell you to walk 50 yards further down the road where you receive a warm friendly welcome nice atmosphere... More 

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1 Thank Chaeleee W
Penarth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over priced, and not much of a welcome staff a bit stand off ish. Food OK but not worth the price paid. Restaurant low on atmosphere, very cold and formal. Not a relaxing visit.

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Thank Carol H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and myself had a superb lunch and were struck by the excellent customer service, locally sourced food also - excellent

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Although we booked more than a week in advance, we were seated in the back room which has zero ambience. Service was efficient but faceless, food was pretentious but didn't quite hit the mark. The wine is overpriced for the quality though the wine waiter was very helpful. Getting a fireside seat before or after our meal was impossible. It's... More 

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Pontneddfechan, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We visited here for Saturday Lunch and it was exceptional in terms of the quality and taste of the food and the excellent customer service. This attractive Inn is set in a beautiful rural location, with amble car parking and attractive outdoor areas. Inside the decoration is tasteful and inviting. There is an open fire which connects the lounge area... More 

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1 Thank FoodloverKaren
Helston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Would like to see more Vegan options. Vegan is becoming more sought after, this is another place that needs to be proactive around this emerging market.

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eatdrinksleep, Owner at The Felin Fach Griffin Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm not sure from your post whether you ate with us or are making a general point. So that readers are aware, we'll always ask whenever we take a booking whether any of the guests have an allergy or dietary preferences so that we can be as prepared as possible. Then we will always give the guest in question their... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$197
Cuisine
British, Pub, Welsh, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Felin Fach, Felin Fach LD3 0UB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Felin Fach
  • Phone Number: +44 1874 620111
  • This restaurant is at The Felin Fach Griffin
Description
The exterior of Brecon’s Felin Fach Griffin may be of ‘another country pub’ but step inside and it’s almost as if chintz and row upon row of horse brasses never happened. Boldly coloured walls and plush leather couches sit happily alongside scrubbed wooden tables and chairs and historic beams, but it’s the food that we’re here for…the very food that has critics raving and the awards piling up. Locally sourced ingredients, including a selection from the restaurant’s own kitchen garden, provide a centrepiece for glorious dishes full of imagination. Make the most of melt in the mouth mains and to die for desserts but remember to leave room for the spectacular selection of Welsh cheeses which really make the meal.<BR><BR>The Felin Fach Griffin has won the Best Family Restaurant award for the United Kingdom in the 2008 Good Food Guide.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?