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Pengwern Arms

Church Square, Llan Ffestiniog LL41 4PB, Wales
+44 1766 762200
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
14 Jun 2018
“Local Pub Run By The Llan Community”
5 Apr 2018
“Valentines night meal”
Closed today
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
££ - £££
Church Square, Llan Ffestiniog LL41 4PB, Wales
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

This community pub with rooms was welcoming and helpful to this cold, sodden cyclist last Monday evening. I had to abandon my cycle ride in the face of rain and wind and lack of protection from both! One male member of staff was particularly helpful,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tim W
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Booked this place as it was close to the Zip World underground caverns experience which was fantastic. On arrival the place looked grubby and unwelcoming, nothing like the picture. We walked in and were hit by the overpowering doggy smell. The place is filthy. Our...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank Susan L
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

If ever there was a pub that could truly call itself "local" then this is it. It was saved, after closing down, by the local community and is run by them. Very nice and friendly in here and a decent enough selection of drinks and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ropentastones
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We love the Pengwern, the staff and locals are so friendly and the prices are very reasonable. Look forward to returning next year.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Nice friendly place disappointed not doing any food no were in the area did any food on a Saturday evening only an Indian and that did not look that good we stayed in and cooked food not what you want to do on holidays

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank E8256JQroberto
Reviewed 28 April 2018

From the moment we entered the place we felt at home. From behind the bar and within the public bar were friendly, smiling faces. We were shown to our three separate rooms, that is my son, my friend and myself, and all agreed, everything we...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Bill J
Reviewed 10 April 2018

I believe it to be run by the locals, opening times are hit and miss as is the food. Menu is limited and quite often 2 or 3 meals are unavailable due to supplier issues? Staff were friendly so not all bad however the interior...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sanquest-Jones
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Delicious food, we all had something different and it was all very good. There is a cosy pub atmosphere and all the staff we encountered were very helpful and friendly. A little jewel of a place.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank delphinepadbury50
Reviewed 25 October 2017

When we booked our week at a local cottage I had no idea that the 'pub within walking distance' was The Pengwern Arms. I stayed there for a week with my parents and brother back in 1970. Yes, of course it's changed, but the layout...More

Date of visit: October 2017
2  Thank Hartsongs
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Stayed here in July. The staff made us feel really welcome. Had a great evening with the locals playing live music. This hotel is ideally situated for trips to Snowdonia and Portmeirion. The local waterfalls are also within easy walking distance. Local volunteers do a...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank lkat2017
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30 August 2018|
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Response from Sanquest-Jones | Reviewed this property |
No need to book a table you will be fine.
26 April 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Square, Llan Ffestiniog LL41 4PB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Llan Ffestiniog
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 762200
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