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Proper Gander

4 High Street, Tywyn LL36 9AA, Wales
+44 1654 712169
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“lemon sole” (4 reviews)
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British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 High Street, Tywyn LL36 9AA, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had dinner here a few weeks ago while staying inthe area and are so glad to have found it. Superb crab for me and to die for prawns for my husband, followed for both of us by really fresh hake and the treat of...More

Thank jennyjones_8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying in the area called in twice for dinner what a wonderful find. Both nights we had delicious meals thoroughly enjoyed. Will be back next year.

Thank waimara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have never eaten in Tywyn before but will definitely be back. Went to Proper Gander last night. From outside the restaurant looks very small but upstairs you are warmly welcomed to a very charming restaurant. The menu has something for everyone. Food very tasty and...More

Thank Dawn A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and other family members eat here whenever we're in the area and are never dissapointed. Fresh food and excellent service every time. I like the fresh fish but the beef and lamb dishes are excellent too. Skilled chefs and great service. We've recently...More

Thank Luluchan2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the last day of his visit, on 12th September, my father and I went into Tywyn to eat at Proper Gander. A quirky name. I had picked up a leaflet for it in a seafood outlet called Dai’s Shed, checked out the website and...More

Thank Aberdovey-Londoner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited this restaurant last weekend and what a fantastic find it was. There was a very cosy atmosphere and a very warm welcome from the staff on arrival. We were made to feel very welcome and the service and food we received was superb....More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you guys for giving us an amazing evening for my daughter's hen party. We were treated so well and all questions about food were answered if ok for veggie options. Thank you to front of house and chief and wonderful food and gin recommendations...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've just been for a meal for my hen party there was 9 of us in total. The food was incredible. The staff were so welcoming. From ringing to booking over the phone, to arriving for the meal it was such a pleasure. They were...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We have eaten here a few times recently and have received friendly and courteous service and excellent food. The fish is always fresh ad locally sourced. We ate duck and lemon sole and I have to say the lemon sole was the best I have...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed August 26, 2018

I had a family dinner here whilst on holiday locally. In our party of 6 were 2 children aged 2 and 6. The choice and standard of the food was excellent and service was good. I was particularly impressed that, as well as offering some...More

Thank Jill D
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March 9, 2015|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
I walked past here the other day and there was a menu for Mothers Day outside.If you give them a ring I am sure they will let you know what it is and if they have any tables left. Ther phone number is 01654) 712169
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 High Street, Tywyn LL36 9AA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Tywyn
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 712169
  • E-mail
At The Proper Gander we pride ourselves on serving the very best in local Welsh produce alongside friendly customer service and a relaxed atmosphere. Located in a stunning area of rural mid Wales, our menu reflects the freshness, quality and variety of our landscape. For example: Our Welsh lamb, beef and pork are from local farms. Our fresh fish and seafood are caught by resident fishermen off our beautiful coastline. We serve only the best Award Winning Welsh cheeses. We offer a wide selection of beers, ciders, ales and spirits sourced from our unique local breweries and distilleries. And of course, all our fantastic dishes are created and prepared by our very own Welsh Chef.
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