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Poachers Restaurant

66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
+44 1766 522512
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Welsh, International, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After a few attempts finally got our act together and booked in advance and well worth the effort. Opted for starter and main but had no room for pudding.

Thank Solitair
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely busy place and friendly staff. We visited a couple of weeks ago and although we hadn't pre-booked, we just called in on the off chance, we were very lucky to have had a table for two on a busy Monday night a couple of...More

Thank 1tracy1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at the Bron Rhiw guest house where they recommended this restaurant. From the first moment we entered we felt welcome. It's a pleasant restaurant and not cramped. Service during both our visits was efficient and friendly. The food was so good on...More

Thank mirandayork
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked here for our final night in Criccieth as something special to end the holiday with and we weren't disappointed. The food is excellent and service was very friendly - genuinely interested hosts and servers. I ate the seared hake in a mild curry sauce...More

Thank Simon_and_Emma_1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great evening dining at Poachers. I love the fact the menu changes every week and all the ingredients are so fresh. Our starters were generous portions and very tasty- I had beef pancake and my husband had pate- which were both fantastic....More

Thank ALT-Molenaar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb locally sourced food cooked to perfection, relaxed, friendly and efficient service from knowledgeable staff, child friendly, hot plates, proper portions and not a ramekin in sight. Ticked all the boxes - Highly recommended - GIVE IT A GO. Been dying to visit “The Poachers”...More

1  Thank AlanandHelenWern
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I had dinner here on a busy night with a full restaurant. The staff were very welcoming and we had a nice table for 2 near the window. My Wife ordered the pheasant wuth rice and veg and I opted for the...More

Thank silverfox1942
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation as it was a Saturday night, and I'm glad we did as they were completely booked that night. The atmosphere/decor is a little date, but the food was absolutely delicious. We had the fish trio and the lasagna - both were...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In the small town of Criccieth on the main road is this little restaurant. Surprisingly busy for a Monday night, the staff were polite and attentive. The drinks were average price for a restaurant and the food prices likewise. I had the lasagne which was...More

Thank Melbster2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us had a very pleasant evening meal in a lovely little seaside town. Relaxed but careful service and between us we had a range of choices from across the menu. A good wine selection and we enjoyed the meal very much.

Thank Capability186463
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Vera P
Would you allow a well behaved dog in the restaurant?
10 May 2017|
Response from Poachers | Property representative |
Hello, I'm afraid we allow guide dogs only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$42
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Criccieth
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 522512
  • E-mail
Family-run business for over 20 years offering deliciously home-cooked traditional British and international dishes for excellent value.