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Griffin Inn

££ - £££, British,
Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
+44 1874 754241
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“llangoed hall” (2 reviews)
“local produce” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Was a frequent visitor to the Griffin but it's since been sold back to the brewery. A real shame as it was a fantastic unique pub with traditional food and great ales. Id assume it'll follow suit like all brewery pubs now and become generic...More

2  Thank Travler28
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The food was average, the night we were there the service was really slow. The pub itself I suppose is typical of the area - it did need masses of TLC everywhere. Locals seemed ok with it. Unfortunately we would not recommend it or revisit...More

Thank Two-Bunnies2
Reviewed 4 March 2016

The evening started well, nicely laid out room, cosy, with a fire much needed on a cold evening, attentive waitress and a well prepared starter. As we were out celebrating a special occasion it looked like being a good night Then came the main course...More

2  Thank ameliaanddavid
Reviewed 19 February 2016

My wife and I were recommended this pub by some people in Hay-on-Wye. What a little find. The Service was a pure delight and the warm fires make it a good old fashioned pub atmosphere with good Beer and the red wine was good too....More

Thank timpd5
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Ate here as oppose to our hotel (heavily out of our price range, unfortunately!) Staff were very polite, food was fairly quick and well cooked Overall was a pleasant experience and wouldn't have any problems coming here again.

1  Thank Javlaar
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We went here for dinner on a Monday night and really enjoyed it. The pub had a great atmosphere (even for a quiet Monday!), a lovely fire and good food. The waitress/bar maid was particularly friendly, welcoming and brilliant and really made our evening even...More

Thank Kelsey1110
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Not many of these places left A REAL pub serving good pub food A great log fire and stone floors The decor has not been changed for sometime which is just how a real pub should be Far too many pubs in the UK have...More

Thank pjjglb
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped on the way back from a weekend in Cardiff for a meal. I've driven past The Griffin many times and always fancied stopping for a meal but I wasn't disappointed. It was a Monday night so we weren't sure if...More

1  Thank 7Jones
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Called at The Griffin Inn for lunch. We ordered from the 'specials' board and I had lasagne ...with chips would have cost an extra £2.50! It was served in a very shallow dish, was not home made and the bottom was hard like it had...More

1  Thank Dianne R
Jacqui W, Owner at Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2015

I am sorry that you did not enjoy your lasagne, I have to say I am surprised, as our customers come back for our homemade lasagne, it has been put back on the menu by request. our lasagne is served with dressed salad as stated...More

Reviewed 15 October 2015

We really enjoyed our relaxing visit. Thank you for providing great atmosphere and food, welcoming all ages

Thank LizD1946
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Llyswen
  • Phone Number: +44 1874 754241
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