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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 good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (9 reviews)
“carbonara” (4 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
33 Castle Square | Y Castell Hotel, Caernarfon LL55 2NN, Wales
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41 - 50 of 370 reviews

Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband come for food often, the food and service is always excellent. Sioned, Dylan and Mathew can’t do enough. Great atmosphere and enough fun to have. Highly recommended Thanks

3  Thank Trefor A Julie J
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Diolch yn fawr iawn i chdi Trefor a Julie. Always a pleasure!

Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Came here last year for food and really enjoyed it so had to return for another amazing cheese and bacon burger

1  Thank AH88877
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

So glad you enjoyed you visit. Thank you, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Perhaps this place might want to put a swing door where the staff tend to lol around chatting and waiting to serve food when its ready to give out to the guests because all I can see is staff chatting, leaning on counters and eating...More

4  Thank Jayne P
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, and can only apologies for your bad experience. I have taken this on board and discussed how it is unacceptable to eat in view of our customers to all staff. Customer service is at the heart of what we do...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Went here for meal with friends....plenty on selection on the menu and plates were full. One thing I would suggest- maybe let your light bites be served until 5.30pm-5.45pm- not everyone wants a big meal that early on in the evening, especially the older generatio...More

Thank Awen O
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. You're always welcome to request a light bite at a later time should you wish! Look forward to your future visit. Nia

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Sunday roast lunch was priced for value and delivered. Besides the roast options, many specials for starters and main courses were featured on the chalk boards. Attentive service from our waiter plus frequent visits from others (perhaps the manager) indicated service as a high priority...More

Thank Mayfaere
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We hope to see you again in future! Diolch

Reviewed September 26, 2017

We visited here on Sunday evening and had Roast Beef. The meal was huge, thickly carved beef, mash, roast potatoes, yorkshire pudding and lots of vegetables. It was excellent. The lady waiting on - and running the bar - was really friendly and helpful. A...More

Thank Marian B
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope to see you again in future!

Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Had sunday lunch here today. Had been here before and had the best food and service. Another pleasant visit - the food was spot on and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Diolch unwaith eto! 5*

Thank Sharon W
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your visit and kind review, we hope to see you again in future. Diolch diolch diolch !

Reviewed September 19, 2017

Reasonable menu and resultant food was very tasty. Sat in room to right of main bar as you look at it from entrance. Only real complaint was that the windows overlooking the estuary could have done with a good clean. The spider seemed to enjoy...More

Thank RandBH
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thank you for your review! I'm very glad you enjoyed your meal, and can only apologise for the dirty window. The ground floor restaurant is 3 floors up in the back (if that makes any sense!!)so cleaning the windows is a bit tricky but we...More

Reviewed September 12, 2017

My wife and I had the best Sunday lunch for ages the beef was so tender and the veg was cooked to perfection the experience was made by the friendliness of the staff who were so helpful and accommodating I would certainly recommend this restaurant...More

Thank Phil A
Nia J, Manager at Y Castell Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2017

Thank you for your visit and kind review. We hope to see you again in future!

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Visited in a group of 9 for dinner and drinks. Very comfortable dining room and very attentive table service, just the ticket after a day at work. Everyone was happy with the food, good selection of specials available and all the food was served hot...More

Thank CymraesCaruCwrw
Management response:Responded September 12, 2017

Thank you for your visit and kind review. Please call again soon. Diolch :)

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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, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View
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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