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The Gwydyr Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Welsh, Pub
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Holyhead Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AB, Wales
+44 1690 710777
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North Yorkshire
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very dog friendly pub and lovely food. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Good choice of food. Very large TV supplying plenty of sports.

Thank littlelass
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

there was certainly plenty of food and it was Ok, but when the board outside promises lamb and interesting dishes and you get inside and you get bland burgers, pasta or fish pie, its a bit of a let down. the staff were nice enough, but its all a bit cramped. the burgers had that mass produced feel to them... More 

Thank Jonty B
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here for the first time and were really impressed with the food and service alike. Visited Betws y Coed for a 50th birthday so wanted somewhere nice to eat, this place was perfect, starters were brought out quickly as were drinks, mains were lovely,the host was a lovely chap, attentive but not over the top, really friendly -... More 

Thank roseb012345
Chester England
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called for Sunday lunch - brilliant Sunday roast (soup & sweet) - excellent- just like home made - would definitely visit again when we are in the area. Highly recommend!!!

Thank Xam
Kidsgrove, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Everything is brilliant at this hotel. Fabulous food, very friendly staff, lovely ambience. Their is a very good choice of food both at lunchtime and evening. In fact food is served from 12 untill9.

Thank Pamela C
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

right on the main st and so lots of tourist traffic, so can be crowded and noisy ... good bar food, nice pleasant staff ...

Thank IcyWolf
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

While on holiday in North Wales, my wife and I found Betws-y-Coed to be a very dog friendly place to visit with riverside walks and a railway museum that accepts dogs. We even took our dog on a miniature train ride. To cap a very pleasant morning we had a superb lunch in a dog friendly area at the Gwydyr... More 

Thank amiddletonsct
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My compliments to the chef. Tastiest food I have had in any hotel. Would highly recommend the food and the service.

Thank patbarton
London, United Kingdom
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154 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Stopped here to have an evening meal. We were made to feel welcome. Meal was usual pub standard but ok.

Thank Angela R
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Decent stay at this hotel. Downstairs the bar and restaurant had been recently renovated, but the bedrooms (or the one we used) still needed a professional renovation. The rooms were spotless but the finishing touches to the decor let it down.

Thank bax126

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Welsh, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holyhead Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?