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The Globe at Hay

Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5BG, Wales
+44 1497 821762
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Great little place!

Lovely quirky interior, friendly, helpful staff and divine food! I am gluten and dairy intolerant... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Katie B
via mobile
Great Wedding Venue

If you are looking for a wedding venue that is a little different in a beautiful setting this could... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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The globe at hay is appropriately situated in the remarkable town of Hay-on-Wye, a place of enormous spirit, independence and will power. It is home to The Institute of Art and Ideas, a charity founded to promote free thinking, creativity and debate. The globe at hay celebrates all forms of expression; from poetry readings to fashion shows, children’s workshops to video art and from philosophical talks to music and comedy. Our mission is to engage the local community of all ages in imaginative and socially inclusive projects. We provide a space for people to have fun doing interesting things. Come and get involved; see an event, throw a party or enjoy a cup of coffee surrounded by beautiful art. the globe is a very special space – we’re proud of it and we want you to see it for yourself. The globe at hay is available for birthdays, weddings and family celebrations as well for community groups and the corporate sector to run classes, conferences, meetings or training events.
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Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5BG, Wales
+44 1497 821762
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely quirky interior, friendly, helpful staff and divine food! I am gluten and dairy intolerant and there was nothing on the menu that was gluten and dairy free, but this was no problem for them. The fab chef adapted the food to fit my requirements...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If you are looking for a wedding venue that is a little different in a beautiful setting this could be the one for you. The old Methodist church was perfect for our intimate wedding. The quirky style of the venue added to look of the...More

1  Thank hannthomas
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for dinner mainly due to their Thursday night offer of 2 burgers for £12. We were not disappointed! The burgers were great, big and meaty with loads of taste. The accompaniments were delicious, I particularly liked the salad and the homemade slaw was...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Great lunch, super decor, fab garden, friendly attentive staff!!! Highly recommended. Dog friendly, daily newspapers, good coffee.

Thank deb c
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Lovely garden to sir and watch the world go by with good coffee & friendly staff, Since we discovered it we;we've visited every time we come to Hay and been blessed with sunshine to relax for a while

Thank Rhiannon-Jane R
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Brilliant venue for the How the Lights Get In Festival in May. There are some magnificent speakers and some awesome music, as well as some pretty decent food.

Thank Diyana A
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Just popped in on the off chance of a quick snack on a lunch time. Two of opted for the soup of the day, Leeke and potatoe . It was delightful, not too much Leeke which scan easily overpower everything else, with a fair size...More

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This was a great venue for a musician's 50th. Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff. Lovely food. And dogs were welcome.

Thank lilllypilly
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The Globe at Hay on Wye has got to be The Top Place to visit in this Lovely Place Called Hay on Wye Fantastic Venue in a Fantastic Place Got to go

Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

My brother had his wedding reception here and it was brilliant, two floors to split up activities and beautiful outside seating that was decorated with bunting and fairy lights that looked idyllic, was a great space and the food we had here was lovely too,...More

Thank Jenna A
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