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Y Castell Restaurant

33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
+44 1286 678895
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (12 reviews)
“mussels” (9 reviews)
“carbonara” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to eat right in the center of town. Food and staff were very nice. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Ioan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fine restaurant in the centre of Caernarfon situated at a very nice surrounding. Staff was very friendly and helpful, nice choice of plates at a very, very, very fair price. Good choice !!!

Thank Pascal D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably the worst meal out we’ve ever had. Not sure but maybe the microwave was on the blink, but the food was almost inedible. Luckily my lemonade saved the day and washed it down. The hunters chicken presumably used to be chicken (or beef or...More

Thank bathzoo
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so sorry that you didn't enjoy your experience with us yesterday. In future if you are not happy with a meal please let a member of staff know so they may be able to rectify any issues as nothing was said at the time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal here with my Wife, Daughter, Dad and step mum. Service was friendly and with a smile. Food was lovely and we all polished off our meals. Even the three drunk lads in the corner talking nonsense didn’t ruin our meal. Well worth...More

Thank Kev W
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review. We're so glad you gave us a visit. Diolch

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family of six enjoyed evening meal. Excellent and clean surroundings with good atmosphere. One or two items were off the menu due to being sold out but overall good selection of food at good prices to please everyone. Staff were very helpful and had a...More

Thank MARKD7
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope you visit us again in future. Diolch

Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

The service was fantastic and the food was out of this world. Hands down the best fish and chips I’ve ever had. Everything was amazing. Will be visiting it again without question

Thank Scott W
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yay! Thank you for taking the time to review us and hope you visit us again if in the area.

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends on a busy Friday evening. The service was good from the friendly staff and the young woman working that evening was particularly helpful and polite. The food is in the main traditional pub food and was very nice. Would visit again

1  Thank MarthaJane0101
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here before heading home from our holiday. The staff were nice and friendly, the food was really tasty and portions were huge.

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

An amazing Afternoon Tea we had today... Food was delicious, exceptional quality for the price we paid.... Could not fault it in any way... Staff always friendly and very thoughtful...

Thank Sarah D
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Diolch yn fawr iawn mor falch chi wedi mwyhau!

Reviewed April 14, 2018

My wife and I had a bar meal at this hotel recently. As it was a Monday evening most other restaurants in the town were closed – had it been otherwise Y Castell would not have been our first choice. However, it turned out well...More

Thank Cymrobach
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope to launch a new menu soon so we do hope you visit us again in future. Diolch yn fawr

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redsiren
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Nia J | Property representative |
Hello, We do have gluten free options available. Unfortunately we do not at present have a separate fryer (onion rings are cooked in the same fryer) However we do have other options available. We normally offer pan fried... More
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Tony H
March 18, 2018|
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Response from Nia J | Property representative |
Hello Yes, we are open 11am - late. We serve food from 12-9pm. Both our regular menu and Sunday lunch set menu are available. Hope you give us a visit! Kind Regards, Nia Jones
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di137
June 21, 2016|
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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.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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
Description
Local family run bar and restaurant, serving good beer and local fresh food. Family friendly, and dog friendly! Private function room available.
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