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Prince of Wales

££ - £££
High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
+44 1766 522556
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“friendly pub” (7 reviews)
“nice booth” (2 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
££ - £££
High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Big thank you to the landlord who heard us talking about food (lunchtime) and told us that they were unable to provide any food as the chef had done a runner. This he did after we had started to order drinks and he had started...More

1  Thank Pete C
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Very lively pub atmosphere,the guiness is great.Landlord Johnny Rendles is a top bloke.Now serving bar food, the burgers are excellent especially the beef,cheese and bacon one is very tasty. The big fat chips are a revelation and we will definitely return the twice a year...More

1  Thank Maverboy
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We had a beer here on a Saturday night in February and had a warm welcome from the young staff and a great pint of Welsh bitter in great surroundings with lots of interesting memorabilia to have a look at. We will hopefully be back...More

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The Prince of Wales wasn't serving food when we visited, so I can't comment on this, but it was a very friendly and welcoming place for a pint during our weekend trip recently. A really nice pub, indeed we called in again on our second...More

Thank JekkaAngel
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly pub with a good choice of beers, lagers and ales. The optic range is one of the best and is worth popping in just to see it

Thank Gags P
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Visited here for a few beers and enjoyed the charm this place had to offer. Lots of historical items on display etc Real ales on sale and food available however we didn't dine and had gone to watch football. The place was quiet but so...More

Thank ash-uk69
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I'm a lager man and selection was not great - Carling, Kronenberg or Coors. Plenty of bitters if you like them though. Was only there for a couple of hours while visiting the town but liked the pub. Lots of little snugs and very comfortable....More

1  Thank Macros42
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Really disappointed with this pub. Seems that only locals get served after 11:00pm- apparently at the manager's discretion. We were told that only people that were already in the pub before 11:00pm could be served yet they served a man who came in after us!...More

1  Thank Anigorwel
John R, Owner at Prince of Wales, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2016

Fascinated,to read your review, I would be grateful if you could let me know on which night you visited and who you were served by. We do, on occasion, have a policy of refusing service to groups who arrive after 11pm when it appears to...More

Reviewed 27 November 2016

Lots of pubs in Criccieth, this one is a very traditional local pub. Good value with friendly stall. No food available when we went, but the atmosphere made up for lack of food.

Thank patchwork_11
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Our second visit to this welcoming lovely pub a great selection of beers and lager ,very friendly and obliging staff will definitely be returning.

Thank Ferrero123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Criccieth
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 522556
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