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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
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (6 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Welsh Street | The Cross, Welshpool SY21 7DG, Wales
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1 - 10 of 207 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came here for lunch after getting married in the town. Lovely place nice friendly staff and great food. They made us feel very welcome, we will definitely return

Thank NCStace
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attractive looking bar area which is warm and nicely furnished. We went as a family of 7 after a walk for coffee and cakes at 11am Sunday 3rd December, very rude service from the woman serving us at the bar (she was short in height,...More

Thank BlueLorry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff is fantastic. We loved our waitress Marian as she was nice and extremely knowledgable. Other than her, I was slightly disappointed. I felt that the prices were extremely high for such small portions. A brownie desert was close to 7pounds and it was...More

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have a real soft spot for The Oak because we’ve held a couple of significant events there. I want to love it, but based on our last two visits I’m looking forward to The Raven re-opening as it needs some serious competition. We visited...More

3  Thank MrsEvs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice setting with friendly staff, food very overpriced for the quality that comes from the kitchen, shame.More

Thank Rosco77126
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are pleased that you felt our staff were friendly and you like our setting. It is disappointing that you felt the food was overpriced for the quality that came from...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017

we popped in here for something to eat after visiting the castle, the staff are very polite and helpful and found us a quiet table. The food is very good quality and the Lamb shanks are epic.More

Thank Woolers61
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re delighted that you had a good lunch with us. It’s great to read that you found our team to be polite & helpful and the Lamb shanks to be epic!...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Lovely place for lunch, great setting in the restaurant and friendly, helpful staff. Never been disappointed here when we have been, every dish we have tried from the menu has been beautifully presented and has tasted FAB. Plan to go back and have their Christmas...More

Thank ElizabethT T
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review of your experience with us in November Your feedback is very important to us and it’s gives us great pleasure when we read feedback such as yours. We’re proud that you had a lovely experience with us and enjoy...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I loved the aesthetics of the bar area. It seemed to be half full (so not overly busy). There were three staff working in the bar area and we helped ourselves to menus and sat down. However, I noticed that we were not looked at...More

Thank B R
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Ouch, not cheap for a country/town hotel. Pleasant surrounds very tastefully decorated and friendly staff!

Thank Meryl B
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We’re delighted that you had a pleasant visit to us. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Very impressed with the restaurant. Excellent service and one of the best roast lunches I've had in years. Great value too. Children's portions were generous. Highly recommended.More

Thank chrissy197319
Royal O, General Manager at The Royal Oak Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

We’re delighted that you have taken the opportunity to share your experience with us. It’s great to read that your visit to the Royal Oak was impressive and that you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch. Next time you are back in Welshpool we would be delighted...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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, 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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