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Brecon Tap

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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene

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About
The ale & pie house, situated in heart of Brecon, specialising in local ales, craft beers & international keg beers, and of course pies. We offer a comfortable atmosphere for you and your dog.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (364)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went along to Brecon tap for pie and mash and it was a 10/10! I had the chicken, bacon + sweetcorn pie and my Nan had a whole camembert with a nice red onion chutney in the pie ! Pastry was perfect along with the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Reb P
William P, Owner at Brecon Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Reb, we really appreciate your lovely comments, and we're glad your nan enjoyed the whole Camembert pie, that was the first weekend we put it on, so it was good to hear that it worked well. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for lunch. It had just open ended for the lunch session and so was quiet. We got brilliant service from the staff and were made to feel very welcome. There is plenty of seating, and newspapers to read. While...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Adrian G
William P, Owner at Brecon Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Adrian, we're glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us, and that what we're trying to do is coming through in what our guests perceive. Cheers again.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A real treasure of a place in a weekend when a decent glass on wine and a wholesome meal have been hard to find! What else do I need to say? Just don't tell too many people as I'm not sure there will be room...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hazelpod
William P, Owner at Brecon Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Cheers Hazel, thanks for your positive comment, the focus of the pies is to provide a hearty, comforting meal, and it seems we achieved that, and we do endeavour to find the best products for a reasonable price with all the products we serve, be...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Dived in there with the dog to be met by an enjoyable quirky place (pub or cafe?), great service, lovely well-priced food and good beer. So good we even went back for tea and cake before we left Brecon. Lots of chat about the Wales...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank j4c4h4d4
William P, Owner at Brecon Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Cheers for your comments, we do enjoy the rugby in here, the rugby internationals are the only sport we show in here. As to us being a pub or cafe, I understand where you're coming from, we are more centred around beer, but sometimes we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the chicken, bacon and sweetcorn pie. Amazing! Gravy...the best I've ever tasted, sides of mushy peas and spicy bbq beans unreal. I am a local but 1st time here and will definatley be back. Cannot rate the food highly enough!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank DJWorldwyd
William P, Owner at Brecon Tap, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your great response, and good to hear you might make this a more regular. We look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the steak & ale pie, Lamb & rosemary time Pie. Both were excellent, fresh & very tasty. The place was very clean & the staff where very friendly. Very good experience, will come back again

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nomad628688
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today - two couples - with a toddler and baby- couldn’t of been more helpful and accommodating - great food - especially the pies, relaxed atmosphere - great service - definitely a must while in Brecon!

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I happened upon this place almost by accident while on my way somewhere else and then when I checked my Good Beer Guide and found it listed I knew I had to pay a visit. It is a great place with a great selection of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Z4314VJtonyh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpected delight of real ale and delicious pie, light pastry and a fab choice if filling. Hubby had the cheese with spinach yum. I opted for a salad with fried chorizo and flat bread. Great place great prices

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Barb56L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in with the dog after a cold walk on canal,very welcoming. Had food , individual pies with a selection of vegetables. Food tasted great, plenty of it. We will be returning.

Date of visit: January 2019
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The Brecon Tap is open 11 to 11 most days. Open till 12 on Friday and Saturday and is open 12 to 11 on Sunday. Hope this helps.
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