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Y Branwen Restaurant

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££ - £££, British,
Fford Newydd, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2PU, Wales
+44 1766 780477
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Fford Newydd, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2PU, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Change of hands in February has been successful and standards have risen even higher. A refurb which includes a feature fireplace has brightened the bar area and attention to detail is everywhere to be seen. We had fish and chips which was good. The chips...More

Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place has a pleasant atmosphere and the service and food are both excellent. However, the menu is very limited - only 6 choices of main course and two of them were fish - baked cod and fish&chips. We were only in Harlech for one...More

Thank Lakeland130
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here 9/4/18 warmly welcomed, food delicious, jerk chicken and sticky toffee pudding to die for, so much so we returned again that week. Highly recommended. Thank you.

Thank Farrington007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table with my husband and teenage son on Saturday evening - what a fabulous warm welcome from all the team. Food outstanding, beautifully cooked, piping hot and very well presented. Mains and deserts were perfect (as I’m sure the starters would be but...More

Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Turned up "on spec" due to the disastrous events of the day - we own a "static" just down the road to the beach - never tried here before, but we certainly will be going back - often ! Food was excellent - I have...More

Thank Chas K
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Arranged to have an evening meal here as they didn't serve lunches. Took the kids and the dog and the owner arranged an outdoor table for us. Fantastic food, great service and a friendly atmosphere. Highly recommend the steak and the puddings are lush !

Thank sbarker123
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Visited Y Branwen with my family last week and had an excellent value for money meal for 5 adults and 4 young children. The lady in charge of the restaurant was particularly helpful, nothing was too much trouble. The steaks are excellent. This is the...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Staying overnight and having made other plans for the evening, we just had the breakfast in the restaurant the following morning. Very nice food, good selection. Had the cooked breakfast as a treat. Service was excellent from the two ladies.

Thank Cecil H
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We never even made it in to the restaurant. The bartender walked away from us without a word when we entered and took a long time coming back. When we asked for a table he said it was a "residents only night". This despite the...More

Thank Amancay T
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Visited for a pre booked evening meal during a stay in Harlech. Clean, fresh dining room part of but separate to the pub area. Ordered crab cakes and garlic mushrooms as starters and both dished were served piping hot with nice salad accompaniment generous portions....More

Thank Melanie J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fford Newydd, Snowdonia National Park, Harlech LL46 2PU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Harlech
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 780477
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Hotel, bar and restaurant located in Harlech oposite Royal St David’s Golf Course and underneath Harlech Castle.
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