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Mama Fay's

2A Portland Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2NL, Wales
+44 1970 625625
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (16 reviews)
“plantains” (6 reviews)
Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2A Portland Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2NL, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us decided to visit this place as its one of the few restaurants in Aberystwyth which we hadn't yet visited as we have had a caravan in the area for the last five years! We were greeted by a lovely man who after...More

1  Thank kevin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this place late on a rainy Saturday afternoon. A very friendly greeting put us at ease straight away. We chose curry goat with sweet potato chips, couscous salad with haloumi, and jerk chicken with rice. All absolutely delicious and cooked fresh. Everything...More

Thank AnothernotherSmith
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We visited today and were blown away with the wonderful food and warm welcome. Time was taken to make us feel relaxed and special and with brilliant help from the owner we picked Stamp and Go, Jerk Pork, Mac and Cheese, Pulled Pork and Sweet...More

Thank jill0m
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Loved this place. In Aber for a Saturday night and this was a last minute choice after failing to agree with 3 friends on couple of other options. Went in without major expectations but we were all blown away with the standard of food. Nice...More

Thank Owen H
Phillip P, Owner at Mama Fay's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review we are humble by the great review we hope to see you in the near future .

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Once again in Aber for the week and had to pop in as visit last time was so good. Curried goat and Lamb Kofta were the dishes we choose with sides of dumplings and mac n cheese as I couldn’t finish mine I had the...More

Thank Zena T
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch very fresh and portions size was great! Highly recommend if you fancy a change of scenery!

1  Thank Chelsea D
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Visited Mama Fay's on a Saturday lunch time when it was comparatively quiet. We were met by an attractive young lady who showed us to a table and quickly brought us menus. I had previously checked out the menus on line so I was already...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This my third time in Mama Fay's in as many months and I have never failed to be impressed. Our last trip was on Saturday night, around 6pm. It was quiet, so we just walked straight in and the lovely waitress told us to sit...More

Thank Emma J
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends, having inadvertently cancelled a nearby restaurant. Really didn't expect much but all of us were blown away by the food. Incredible! If you are within a 50 mile radius, go! It won't let u down.

Thank James H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to visit as highly rated and staying locally. We visited on bank holiday weekend so it was busy and only one person serving and bringing out meals. However he was polite and friendly and considering the difficulties we got food quicker than expected. We...More

Thank Terran N
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5 August 2017|
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Response from Phillip P | Property representative |
There are seating outside the restaurant , the staff would be happy to give you the best service as if you where inside but unfortunately because of the size of the restaurant inside we are not able to accommodate inside .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Portland Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2NL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 625625
  • E-mail
Mama Fay's is a family run business in the art the town serving great fresh food all day, we are fully licences and serve a range of spirits , beers , Caribbean sprites and juices. With fresh spices in our meals you will be treated to an unforgettable experience.
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