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The Five Arches Tavern

$$ - $$$, British,
St George Street, Tenby SA70 7JB, Wales
+44 1834 842513
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“roast dinner” (26 reviews)
“cottage pie” (5 reviews)
“beef” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
St George Street, Tenby SA70 7JB, Wales
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1 - 10 of 316 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When on holiday in Tenby, we always have a roast lamb dinner here, quite early in the evening so its not too busy, the friendly staff let us have the " smaller portions " as we are not big eaters, the normal portions are a...More

2  Thank gkb53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t have the burger and chips, dry and tasteless, always seems dark and dingy, wife had to remind the staff that her latte still had not been made, staff too busy talking.

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only needed a snack type meal and this place was perfect. Friendly staff served Soup and Fresh Cheese and Pickle sandwiches within what seemed minutes and they were busy. Prices reasonable too.Would recommend StuartP Hinckley

2  Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best roast dinner in Tenby. Excellent menu choice to suit everyone, and very reasonably priced. The roast dinner is on offer every day, lunch and evening, with a choice of meats and came with 4 veg served piping hot, it was delicious. All other meals...More

2  Thank Williams6534
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Good menu choice. The roast beef dinner is on offer every day, lunch and evening, with a choice of meats and came with 4 veg served piping hot without a long wait. A second visit on a busy Friday evening was equally as satisfying. Friendly...More

1  Thank jon14241
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Looked for a pub that served Sunday Lunch prior to visiting Tenby and found ourselves in The Five Arches and they did not disappoint. Lovely pub and friendly staff .

2  Thank sharonmorris62
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Called in to this tavern, located within the city walls of Tenby, for dinner and we were not let down at all. It is a typical country pub suitably furnished and full of character. The staff were excellent with their service and we were served...More

2  Thank terrybarter52
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Always get a great meal excellent service roast dinners are amazing as is the rest of the menu well worth a visit

2  Thank joycemcgrath69
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

After gaining a bad meal the previous night in a different bar, we tried the 5Arches Tarvern.......omg,, we were so so pleased that we did. We were greeted on entry & asked if we wanted to eat or just stopped for a drink. We were...More

3  Thank Marty P
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I love this place when in tenby you can't go wrong. With friendly staff, good food and drink you can't go wrong. They don't allow stag and hen parties, so it's a nice family pub. So give it a try when in tenby. I was...More

2  Thank gladiator21
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Questions & Answers
Becky T
2 July 2017|
Response from sueTenby | Property representative |
Hi, sorry but unfortunately our roast dinners aren't gluten free at the moment, we are however working on this for the near future. Thanks Sue
Seona M
25 May 2016|
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Response from sueTenby | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately we do not allow dogs sorry
13 June 2015|
Response from sueTenby | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for late reply, the notification has only just been sent to me about this. We serve Sunday lunch from 12 until 2.30. And from 6 until 9pm We serve the roast dinners every day of the week, not just Sundays thanks Sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St George Street, Tenby SA70 7JB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Tenby
  • Phone Number: +44 1834 842513
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