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White Lion Hotel

10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
+44 1654 703455
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“ham eggs” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We visited The White Lion as it is one of the few dog friendly "restaurants" in Machynlleth. We ordered two burgers (cheap bread roll, dry burger and school cafeteria chips) and two cajun chicken bloomer sandwiches (cheap white bread with fried cubed chicken pieces which...More

Thank Japryan
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch on our way to Borth, the staff were amazing and couldn't do enough for us. I only ordered a plain and simple fish and chips but that was fantastic, my friends had the chilli and we couldn't find a single fault. It's...More

Thank Toaodan
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Served by a lovely lady called Wendy, very welcoming ... directed us to a table and promptly ensured it was clean which was much appreciated. Helped the husband select a local brew and offered alternative tipples for myself. Lunches on panini's - very nice and...More

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We had booked for lunch and a good job we did the pub was really busy. We ordered rwo roast lamb dinners and our order arrived quickly. Served by pleasant, efficent staff and it was hot. Great Welsh lamb with a Yorkshire pudding, new and...More

Thank mikesandra8
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We were mainly drawn in by the free wifi but after exploring the town and market this is a comfortable and convenient place to eat and enjoy a drink. Was also helpfully advised by a local to call the town "Mach" if you struggle with...More

Thank Orac67
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Sadly this lovely room was spoilt by OTT decorating and someone clearly went mad over the knick knacks. I had no room to put anything because of all the decor! Wifi was awful and ruined my plan of arriving early to avoid traffic and work...More

Thank Lydia C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely old pub in a beautiful village, best steak pie my husband has ever tasted! Very clean, very welcoming, staff couldn't do enough for us. Fantastic value and amazing quality can not wait to return!

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Good choice of pub food, reasonable price, excelleant service.Pleasant garden at the back, nice helpful staff

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Family of 5' called on our way home from a break in Wales. Service very good, waiting time for food excellent, presentation good and all enjoyed the food. Reasonably priced for a healthy portioned meal. The pub was pleasant and had a tradtional feel, nice...More

Thank Mel P
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Myself and my family came on Sat 29th July, the food was lovely, we didn't have to wait long considering it was full! Drinks were lovely and good sign that the pub was full both in the restaurant and the drinking side, will be using...More

Thank clm16136
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8 July 2015|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a large car at the rear of the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 703455
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