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The Royal Oak Hotel

$$ - $$$, British,
Welsh Street | The Cross, Welshpool SY21 7DG, Wales
+44 1938 552217
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Welsh Street | The Cross, Welshpool SY21 7DG, Wales
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1 - 10 of 196 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

An attractive frontage drew us here and we were not disappointed. There was a large menu choice plus specials. Although we had to stand around a while until we were noticed, when we were finally seated our waitress was very friendly and helpful. We chose...More

Thank lynda m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for a meal on a Sunday night when staying in Welshpool. We really enjoyed the Lamb Terrine and cheese board. Service was excellent from start to finish. Would recommend and visit again.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food. Went for lunch, had the chicken burger, lasagne and pie of the day, steak pie. All excellent. Will definitely be revisiting for an evening meal. Good job. 😁👍

Thank RPUKAFC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Badges itself as a coffee house, but isn't a proper one. Serves the type of coffee where you press a button and out squirts a "latte"*. Still, nice looking place and seems popular with the locals. Okay tea cakes as well. * "squirting a latte"...More

Thank Uncle_Badger
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review of your experience with us, your feedback is very important. You will be pleased to know that the machine you are talking about was changed to a fully operational barista machine on the 4th of August. We hope that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't have asked for a better venue for our post wedding party! Mark and his team were amazing, nothing was too much trouble, the food was great and above all everyone noted how great the evening was!More

Thank justjonnyj
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re delighted that you had an amazing wedding party with us. It’s great to read that you found our team and the food to be great, we have passed on your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing 2nites stay here for brothers wedding. Room was beautiful staff so helpful and friendly I would definitely recommend here for hotel service and food and weddings.More

Thank Distahl42
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you sharing your experience of The Royal Oak with us. It’s great to hear that your trip was amazing. Your comments on our staff and function room / food are very pleasing to read and we have shared them with our team. We would...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited yesterday for afternoon tea with family and friends. The service, food and atmosphere were all of the highest standard. I'd highly recommend this venue and afternoon tea to all! Thank you for a lovely afternoon.More

Thank Rich H
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We’re delighted that you have taken the opportunity to share your experience with us. It’s great to read that your afternoon tea Royal Oak Hotel was splendid and that our staff, atmosphere and service made your trip even more special. Next time you are back...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We had a meal for two on our first night staying near Welshpool (12 August 2017) at Trefnant Hall B+B on a farm. As I was driving I could not drink but my wife asked for a bottle of Pinot Grigio which she found very...More

1  Thank timetachyon
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Attended a wedding here. The inside of the hotel is really beautiful and well laid out. Staff were very attentive and helpful. The food although not cheap was excellent. Every effort was made to make the day a good one. Toilets were spotless as was...More

Thank Lesleyann N
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience with us. It’s a pleasure to read that you enjoyed a beautiful Wedding with us. We’re delighted that you found our team to be attentive and helpful and the food to be...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Good central hotel,own car park an advantage, Sunday lunch good value in pleasant surroundings, staff very good, coffee and snacks in the week also very good.More

Thank photojonic
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re delighted that you had a good Sunday Lunch with us. It’s great to read that you found our Sunday Lunch to be good value, and that you appreciated our refurbished...More

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alir49
1 June 2017|
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Response from Royal O | Property representative |
Yes we do allow dogs on our premises, however they can not go into the restaurant. If you wanted to have lunch/dinner, we can accommodate you in either the snug or bar area. We also allow dogs to stay in certain rooms if... More
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hayleycluskey
15 March 2017|
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Response from tupeloNorthWales | Reviewed this property |
Best to direct your question to the actual hotel. We were very impressed with it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welsh Street | The Cross, Welshpool SY21 7DG, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Welshpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1938 552217
  • This restaurant is at The Royal Oak Hotel
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