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The Royal Oak

££ - £££, British,
High Street | Bangor Is-y-Coed, Bangor On Dee, Wrexham LL13 0BU, Wales
+44 1978 781602
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (26 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“pie” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High Street | Bangor Is-y-Coed, Bangor On Dee, Wrexham LL13 0BU, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I thought they might have shut early because of the snow but no lee Katie and the chef opened up and we were able to have our Xmas meal which was brilliant. Nothing is to much trouble for them and it was that good we...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had the 3 course Christmas meal, was one of the nicest meals I've ever had, the turkey was beautiful. The Staff Lee and Katie where so friendly and helpful, couldn't fault the whole experience. Will definitely be visiting again soon.

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Prompt service at the bar and was offered a sample of bitter, a nice friendly welcome. Plenty of tables to choose from as it was very quiet, chose what we wanted and waited for the attention of the young waitress who was cleaning and laying...More

Thank chelsea2606
Royal_Oak_Manager, General Manager at The Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Chelsea for coming to dine with us at The Royal Oak I'm so glad you enjoyed the fish & chips its one of our best sellers. I'm very sad to here that my young member of staff was not paying attention. I think...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I have finally found the gem of Wales! I am originally from Sweden and I have been looking for quite some time for that place that will give me a genuine experience of the British culture, and Royal Oak does just that. Beautiful well thought...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I visited here with my partner on Saturday lunch time after reading the reviews expecting a good meal. We were sadly very disappointed all round. The drinks were expensive £10.50 for a wine and a pint. The pint which was pulled by a young man...More

Thank foodfadder
Royal_Oak_Manager, General Manager at The Royal Oak, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear foodfadder I am so sorry your meal with us wasn't perfect. We have great pride in the food and service we offer so as you can understand I am extremely disappointed we let you down. I will be conducting an in depth investigation as...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Came for a meal tonight service was great food lovely well worth the money will be coming again soon I hope absolutely love the atmosphere here

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Viewing a house in the area so only time for a coffee and quick lunchtime bite. Leek and potato soup with croutons and herbs, crusty bread with butter served to keep hunger at bay. Served up with much friendliness and courtesy by young couple behind...More

Thank jadut
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Family of six booked for a Sunday dinner £12.95 per a person, plates came with one large Yorkshire pudding, 2 roasties, one small spoon of mash potatoe, 2 tough as old boots pieces of beef( that was all fat ) and the smallest amont of...More

2  Thank Beth J
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Sunny day beside the river... lovely setting. Only needed a light lunch so settled on the sharing ploughman's platter . Fresh warm bread, thick slices of succulent ham, Large warm most delicious pork pie and to top it off 2 good size portions each of...More

Thank 239colleen
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We have been going to the oak on and off for a long time and have never had a bad meal. I had my birthday meal there a fortnight ago for six. I have to say top notch, all the food lovely and the drinks....More

Thank alanleecross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Bangor Is-y-Coed, Bangor On Dee, Wrexham LL13 0BU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Wrexham  >  Bangor On Dee
  • Phone Number: +44 1978 781602
  • E-mail
Nestled on the banks of the River Dee in the picturesque village of Bangor on Dee, North Wales, the Royal Oak offers excellent quality of food, it boasts this unique riverside setting with a warm and friendly welcome which all combine to make it a cut above the average village pub. Inside is cheerful and contemporary with cosy armchairs and log burning fires as well as plenty of space for diners. Outside there is terracing providing an idyllic setting on a sunny day, where you can enjoy a meal, coffee, glass of wine or pint and just listen to the gentle rippling of the water and watch the world go by. • Riverside setting with outdoor seating and tables available• Fantastic food, a friendly atmosphere and brilliant service• Award winning wine list and wide range of beers and cask ales• Delicious roasts every Sunday• Open all day every day 11.30 am to 11.30pm• Ideal for any occasion, business or pleasure, and family friendly• Two minutes away from Bangor on Dee Racecourse.
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