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Y Castell Restaurant

) #6 of 72 Restaurants in Caernarfon $$ - $$$ , British,
33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
+44 1286 678895
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
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Reviews (315)
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1 - 10 of 315 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wanted to have dinner at this eatery after reading some if the reviews here. It never happen. Went in past a sign that said the restaurant upstairs is only open on weekends. Man at the downstairs bar with his back to me but ignored me...More

Thank Sydsolo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited few years ago for an ex partners birthday... fantastic food. Had scallops. Cooked perfectly. Nice atmosphere, clean.

Thank Taryn Michelle B
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great tasting freshly cooked food, great selection of wines and beers, helpful, warm and kind staff. Three course meal was amazing, nice home feeling, romantic for couples, good music and beautiful lighting

2  Thank Angharad Alltwe... B
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. I'm glad you enjoyed and hope you visit us again in future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited here often, the staff are very nice & helpful & joyful. Good Ale & the food is amazing & you are always made To feel Welcome,

Thank Trefor A Julie J
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We also enjoy your visits ! Diolch, Nia!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try the castle for a meal for a change, and we weren't dissapointed. Food was lovely, had a three course meal! Can't wait to try other things off the menu :)

Thank cywrock22
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Hope you visit us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us did the Slateman Triathlon and headed here for food after the race. Keith was really friendly and accommodating. The food was all freshly cooked and absolutely superb (we had starters and mains, no room for desserts - but the profiterole dessert...More

Thank Tim P
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review and well done on completing the Slate man Triathlon!

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a quick drink, and whilst it was quick to get served the bar was packed, and there was no where to sit or move, the menu looked good but there was no chance of a meal, I would come here again but...More

Thank Anthony J
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review! By the timing of your review I am guessing that you visited us on the food festival, a fantastic day out that resulted in a very crowded Caernarfon. It was a busier than average Saturday, however in future if you...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Did not book but staff were very accommodating and friendly. Good surroundings and atmosphere. Food was good adn represented good value

Thank Andrew G
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! hopefully we will see you again.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Whilst waiting to meet up with family who were out walking in the town my wife and I sat in the front terrace area with our small dog and had a drink here on Sunday last. The inside was full of a good crowd eating...More

Thank Christopher L
Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are glad you, your wife and dog enjoyed our pub! Hope to see you again if in the area.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Evening mid-week meal, not very busy inside. I plumped for the lasagne as something that can't be too bad, normal pub/restaurant staple. I was astonished to find the best lasagne I've ever had turning up in good time, and so I followed it with a...More

Thank Peter K
Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very proud we served the best lasagna you've ever had, it's also the best lasagna I've ever had! We hope to see you again soon if in the area!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you allow dogs?
21 June 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from GJonesWales | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not at Y Castell due to it being primarily carpeted and a eating venue. Our sister venue Copa a few doors away do allow dogs though.
Manon J
How much in advance do you have to order the food for a group booking??
11 May 2015|
Response from GJonesWales | Property representative |
Hi if its a very large group, just a couple of,days. Give us a call on 01286678895. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Caernarfon
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 678895
  • E-mail
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