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Y Sgwar

12-16 Market Square, Tremadog, Porthmadog LL49 9RB, Wales
+44 1766 515451
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12-16 Market Square, Tremadog, Porthmadog LL49 9RB, Wales
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1 - 10 of 668 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The food, atmosphere and welcome here is always fantastic. This is the restaurant I go to for those special occasions and I'm never disappointed.

Thank Lawrence W
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing Y Sgwar for your special occasions! We are really pleased that you enjoy what we do With best regards Lorraine

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were two couples eating in the evening. Excellent service, good range of menu choices, nice ambience, friendly proprietor, good wine list, good situation and generous and well-cooked meals. A bit of an oasis in a desert of eating places. What more can one say....More

1  Thank ACCallender
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are very happy to receive this feedback and thank you for your kind word and custom. Hope you enjoy the rest of your visit in North Wales kind regards Lorraine

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fine food, great service, perfect ambience. These people are obviously very passionate about this gem of a restaurant. I couldn't fault it. It wasn't my intention but I had two courses from the early bird menu & it was equally as good as my partners...More

Thank boudicaan
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. Yes, we are passionate about our restaurant and everything that we aim to achieve here. Thank you for noticing, it means a lot! With best regards Lorraine

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! What an unexpected surprise! We stayed in Tremadog for the weekend and decided to treat my stepmother to a nice meal for her 60th birthday. Firstly, the restaurant was already filling up when we arrived into the village at around 6pm, so I hastily...More

Thank claire-anne25
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for following up your dining experience with us by writing a great review. I am particularly pleased that you enjoyed the vegan menu! It is new and so far receiving great feedback! It was lovely to chat to you all and I'm glad...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal went for the early bird which we would recommend. Staff were really friendly. We'll definitely be going back. We can't recommend this restaurant enough.

Thank tillybilly2016
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for dining with us and for writing us a lovely review! with kind regards Lorraine

Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated mum's 80th birthday at Y Sgwar in June 2018. It was her choice, based on a previous good experience, and it was an excellent choice. We were a table of 4 on a Friday lunchtime. There were a few other tables filled, which...More

Thank prayerglow2
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Lovely to hear that you mother enjoyed her special birthday. You were a pleasure to serve! Thank you for your lovely review and for rating us as excellent. Iolo is delighted that you enjoyed his service. We hope to welcome you back again soon, with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While staying in Porthmadog we were recommended to try Y Sgwar. We love a fillet steak and we weren’t disappointed. It was delicious and chips were fab too. Great choices for the kids aswell. Staff were very friendly and attentive. The chocolate cheesecake and chocolate...More

Thank MammaG18
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for this great review! we are delighted that you enjoyed our food! with best regards Lorraine

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to the area and have finally got round to visiting this fantastic place. We will now be visiting on every trip to Porthmadog. The service was attentive and thoughtful, and staff genuinely seem to be keen to ensure you have got...More

Thank Manse7
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time and writing this lovely review! We are delighted that you have become our customers for life! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Don't forget that we are closed for January for the refurb though! with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I absolutly love the Sgwar. Every special occasion is celebrated here. Why wouldn't w? the food,staff and location are spot on EVERY time. I can only thank them for making each visit and each occasion we celebrate even more special by their...More

1  Thank Sandrabjones
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

....and we can only thank you for posting a lovely review and for your continued custom. We look forward to more celebrations with you here at Y Sgwar with kind regards Lorraine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit to Porthmadog and our second visit to Y Sgwar. Delightful restaurant with a warm welcome in the village of Tremadog. Great food, well presented, super friendly staff. We hope to return one day.

1  Thank Trish E
friendly0ne, Owner at Y Sgwar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming back and I'm delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us again. with kind regards Lorraine

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scaryscs
October 7, 2017|
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Response from friendly0ne | Property representative |
We have a small step up on entrance. Wheelchairs can move easily inside the restaurant and we have space to store them out the way if need be. Wheelchairs do not fit into the toilets despite toilets being fairly spacious. I... More
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NicolaCook
May 27, 2017|
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Response from friendly0ne | Property representative |
We don't I'm afraid. Both our neighbours have covered outside areas if that's any help. The Golden Fleece and The Union Inn.
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elizabethrT5275LM
September 21, 2016|
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Response from friendly0ne | Property representative |
Of course they are welcome! We have a couple of high chairs, so please call us to book and we can allow space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12-16 Market Square, Tremadog, Porthmadog LL49 9RB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Porthmadog  >  Tremadog
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 515451
  • E-mail
Description
Open seven nights a weeks offering Early Bird menu, excellent value at £20 for three courses. Children are welcome and children's menu is available Fantastic Traditional Sunday Roast every Sunday with a choice of Roast Beef and Roast Lamb. Fish and vegetarian options also. 1 Course £12.50 2 Courses x £16.50 And 3 courses £21.00 Lunches served on Wednesday through to Sunday, snacks and meals offered. Dietary request are no problem to us!
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