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Tanners Arms

££ - £££,
Defynnog | Brecon Beacons National Park, Maescar, Wales
+44 1874 638032
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“the pub” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
Defynnog | Brecon Beacons National Park, Maescar, Wales
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Visited to celebrate husband's birthday. Good menu selection although a few things not available. Good selection of ales/beers. Waiter (male) very pleasant. Only gripe coke was flat.

Thank Debyou8
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Perfect Sunday roast for my family, including 2 kids! Vegetarian roast was fab too. Lovely and welcoming. Will be back!!

1  Thank alisonandon
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Great little place to stay, nice rooms, great food/beer, the owner was super friendly and helpful. He helped us plan our travel routes, gave us some great advice on places to visit which made our stay perfect.

Thank steven w
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We arrived mid afternoon on a dreary rainy day. The pub was closed and there was a sign on the front door (which looked in need of a coat of paint!) advising those wishing to check in to call what is presumably the owner's landline....More

3  Thank Dthingy
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 2 evenings with my partner. We really enjoyed our stay - the room was very cosy and clean, we felt very much at home here. The room wasn't huge but it was ample, and full of character with exposed beams and stone window...More

2  Thank Obi W
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I have driven past this pub hundreds of time over the years. But stopped off after a walk in the area, proper old pub with large choice of beers and cider. Food was great, go for the pies..awesome.

Thank Topbanana0
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch at The Tanners Arms. Just called in there on the off chance for a table for 2 people. The service was really good, starters and main meals delicious, hot and more than enough, no room for pudding, unfortunately! Nothing was...More

Thank sylvia b
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Stayed in the cottage next to the pub which was lovely and clean. The pub its self was very traditional and welcoming. Had both lunch and our evening meal at the pub which were both surpurb. All the food on the menu sounded so lovely...More

Thank ash13Uk
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Recommended by the people we stayed with and glad we went - twice. Best selection of soft drinks we have ever seen in a pub. And the alcohol is pretty smashing too. The food is absolutely divine - Friday night: steak & ale pie (homemade)...More

1  Thank CathakaRalph
Reviewed 4 May 2015

What wonderful Welsh hospitality with delicious food. I had lamb steaks of which there were 3 and far too much for me so passed one to my husband despite him having greatly enjoyed the pulled pork with Hickory sauce. The steaks were beautifully cooked being...More

1  Thank Vivienne w
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  • Address: Defynnog | Brecon Beacons National Park, Maescar, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Maescar
  • Phone Number: +44 1874 638032
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