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Y Maes Bangor Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Capel Bangor, Aberystwyth SY23 3LT, Wales
+44 1970 880621
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 19 min
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Capel Bangor, Aberystwyth SY23 3LT, Wales
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41 - 50 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 29 January 2015

our welcome was warm and friendly and our meal was plentiful and lovely, especially the crispy beautifully done roast potatoes. We had a lovely evening which everyone of us enjoyed.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 31 October 2013

My husband and I, with our daughter, decided to visit after being recommended Y Maes Bangor Arms by a relative and I am very glad that we did! Warmly welcomed, as were all that walked through the door, the Sunday dinner was superb. Just the...More

Thank jodie M
Reviewed 16 September 2013

My husband and I called here for Sunday lunch on route to Aberystwyth on September 15th. It was recommended to us by a friend. Our first impression from the outside was a pleasant one, it looked good and the car park was a quite big...More

Thank arnoldhenryrufus
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Very unwelcoming of drinkers. No real ale. Very disappointing. Don't plan on coming here without checking they are open first as has a tendency of closing at the drop of a hat. Customers do not come first in this place.

Thank kimb83
Reviewed 7 July 2013

The Maes Bangor is under new ownership from this weekend and on wifey's recommendation while she's away; the youngest daughter and I popped along to sample their fayre. The premises were very clean, the new curtains and cushions lovely (as were the staff), and the...More

Thank Dyntan
Reviewed 30 December 2012

We dined at this very friendly pub on the A44 at Capel Bangor on 29 Dec 2012. We immediately felt welcome and sat in comfy armchairs to study the menu with a choice of three well kept ales which we tested during the evening. The...More

Thank NormWales
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Friend Sandra & I have eaten here twice in the last couple of months, & so impressed have we been that, on Saturday's visit, we booked for our Christmas dinner (really excellent menu & we are looking forward to it already). It is quite a...More

Thank Keithcelt
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We visited the Maesbangor at late notice without booking here on a quiet Thursday evening in August. On arrival we received a warm welcome in a lovely bar area which was spacious, relaxing and unhurried whilst we were perused the restaurant menu. On first glance...More

1  Thank M L
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Had to write again as since May we have visited the Maesbangor on two more occasions, once again on a Sunday and the food and service again was perfect. Very busy now on a Sunday - the good reputation has spread fast so advisable to...More

1  Thank Amanda1415
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Visited recently on a Saturday evening with family. Food was ok but starters with the possible exception of the soup was out of packets. I had mushrooms which were oily and shrivelled inside the breadcrumb coating, another starter was deep fried cheese obviously shop bought....More

1  Thank Frank6755
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Questions & Answers
Mel J
11 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Maesbangor01 |
Apologies for the late response. Unfortunately dogs will not be allowed within the premises unless they are guide dogs. However, we do have seating area outside which can accommodate dogs. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Television
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Capel Bangor, Aberystwyth SY23 3LT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 880621
  • E-mail
Warm and friendly atmosphere. Situated on the main A44 near to Aberystwyth, Mid Wales. Large carpark which can accommodate coaches and other large vehicles. Bikers welcome. Food served from 9am till 9pm. Seperate bar and restaurant area for dining. No dogs allowed (except guide dogs) within the premises but can be accommodated for outside. Licensed bar and traditional pub restaurant menu available. Childrens menu available. Pool table and darts.
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