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The White Horse

Upper Portland Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2DT, Wales
+44 1970 615234
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good24%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
3 days ago
“Very reasonably priced meal”
1 week ago
“Nice place, very average food”
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
£
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Upper Portland Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2DT, Wales
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91 - 100 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here a few times before for food so we chose to have some lunch in the White Horse. We came in and it was a particularly busy day. Having worked in a busy food establishment myself I understand what it is like on...More

Thank Fflur J
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hello Fflur, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am sorry to hear about your experience here and am concerned about the content of the review and would like to address the issues with my team, would you be able to contact...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Came to grab some dinner. The staff were very polite and informed me the food might take a while, but it arrived earlier than estimated. Decent prices and my meal was very nice. Would recommend

1  Thank Kingatron
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hello Kingatron, Thank you so much for your great review, hope to see you again soon Regards Adrian Diggory General manager

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here before and really enjoyed the food but unfortunately nothing was going right this time. First of all when receiving my glass of lemonade then glass was filthy and had a weird bit of wet grey snot like thing on the side....More

Thank Cowhoover118
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hello Cowhoover, Thank you for your review I am sorry you had this experience on your last visit, I would really like an opportunity to show you the improvements we have made recently, please contact me at Whitehorse.aberystwyth@stonegatepubs.com Regards Adrian Diggory

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Simple but good food and drink. The service was good and they also have daily specials which are great value for money.

1  Thank d0minic_H
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hi d0minic, Lovely review, thank you, I am really glad to hear you had a good time, hope to see you again Regards Adrian Diggory General Manager

Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Great food and very nice staff, we felt very welcomed. Excellent prices with the very reasonable deal 2 main courses for £8.99.

2  Thank anonymous2704
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hello, Thanks for your great review of our food and staff, I am so pleased that you enjoyed the pub, please come again soon Regards Adrian Diggory General manager

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Poor staff dirty tables requested to change TV channel and was fobbed off 3 time so I left. With better staff this could be a top place.

1  Thank SteveOD1963
AdrianDiggory, General Manager at The White Horse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review us, I am sorry you did not have a great time, the pub is now under new management since 25th January, please contact me at Whitehorse.aberystwyth@stonegatepubs.com Regards Adrian Diggory General manager

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Simple pub grub type food but dolled up. Tasty and fills you up. Nice atmosphere and really nice interior. Toilets need to be revamped for sure though. Would avoid in the late evening if you don't want to be in a crowed bar scene due...More

1  Thank TheLocalFoodEater1
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Do not usually eat at pub but this was recommended by word of mouth So we tried it. Prices including, buying seprately to have with our meal, sparkling water for 2 of us and we had change out of £10. The meal was good and...More

Thank Jem F
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst we were waiting for our food some cutlery fell onto the dirty floor & the female manager put them back in the box!!Customers will be putting them in their mouths!! Average service, average food, but a filthy place to eat.

1  Thank Emma-Rose D
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Very warm pub, welcoming and pleasant staff. The food was standard pre frozen pub food but served quickly and was hot. The turkey was real and not plasticky at least! There was a small issue with mine and we had immediate apologies and a refund...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Portland Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2DT, Wales (Formerly Varsity)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 615234
  • E-mail
Description
Newly refurbished, The White Horse is a contemporary yet traditional pub, just seconds from the beach and minutes from the train station. The business caters towards locals, tourists, families and students, and offers fantastic value, real pub food and great value drinks. You can purchase drinks from coffees, to wines, to world beers and traditional cask ales.
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