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Restaurant at The Castle of Brecon Hotel

Castle Square, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 9DB, Wales
+44 1874 624611
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (20 reviews)
“salmon” (15 reviews)
“lamb chops” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
Bar, European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Castle Square, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 9DB, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we did plan to eat here but the place was a complete mess and no staff to be found, We asked the Lady behind the Bar but was quoted she only served drinks and to see the restaurant staff, We could even sit any were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Daviesbaojohn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time food excellent service good staff very helpful the hotel was very clean and nothing was too much effort highly recommend staying and eating at this hotel

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fearless746142
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

I had a lovely 2 course meal. Bruscetta, then a choice of 2 vegan dinners on the menu - gnocci and a tagine. I am not sure how frequently the menu changes but I would have been very happy to go again. The staff also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Curiosity55157646533
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and had dinner there on the first night to a set menu, which was very enjoyable, so on the second night we decided to book again and choose from the ala carte menu, which was equally as good apart...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Day out ended up in Brecon and decided to have the Carvery here ... Hadn't booked but that wasn't an issue given a table straight away , service was great and food was also of a high standard and plenty of it. Will definitely be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sue2528
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Although we are local we booked last minute and were given an excellent table by the window. The staff were excellent. We could not fault anything. Highly recommend. We will definitely eat here again in the near future.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GregBJ
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Food was exceptional as was the service. Would recommend.. Rooms were spotless and comfortable. Parking is a nightmare though. Can't wait to stay again.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The bistro was clean and crisp looking, service was efficient and friendly, my food however although presented nicely was just Luke warm, I appreciate that my duck could not be piping hot as it was served pink though a tad more cooking wouldn’t have gone...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Seaside300959
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We LOVE sitting on The Terrace to soak up The Sunshine and The Views. Food really good-can recommend the chicken chilli mayo sandwich with gibbons!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MamguCymraeg
Reviewed 24 September 2018

It was a wet weekend in Brecon but coming to the bar and restaurant at the Castle was a real success. The service was good and the food was just right. I had a simple ham sandwich with good quality thick cut ham and mustard...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank penarthguy
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20 September 2018|
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Response from Bernard M | Reviewed this property |
I was a guest during Sept - Oct. contact the hotel for these details.
1 February 2017|
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Response from bubble303 | Reviewed this property |
no sure sorry
Marion H
23 April 2015|
Response from WhiteSwanInnManager | Property representative |
We have always 3 real ales available. Bass is our house ale and the other 2 keep changing regularly. At the moment we have Butty Bach and London Pride. Thanks for your interest.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Square, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 9DB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Brecon Beacons National Park  >  Brecon
  • Phone Number: +44 1874 624611
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Castle of Brecon
Our Head Chef produces a menu which represents the best of seasonal cooking. Modern and traditional dishes sit comfortably alongside each other, all freshly prepared, using the best of locally sourced meat, fish and Welsh cheeses.
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