We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Black Seal

Unclaimed
Save
Share
COVID-19 update: See the added health and safety measures this property is taking.Read more
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

Ratings and reviews

Travellers' Choice
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (1,003)
Filter reviews
1,001 results
Traveller rating
577
225
82
51
66
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
577
225
82
51
66
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tapas pizza sea bass mussels lamb fries salad pudding overlooking the beach table upstairs small plates lovely location booked a table birthday meal lovely lunch at lunchtime gin
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 28 November 2020 via mobile

Booked a table for 4 and a table for 2 as per C-19 requirements , my only gripe was we are a 6 in our own “safe bubble” the table was booked early on in the week but our tables were at a distance ,...More

Date of visit: November 2020
Helpful?2  
Reviewed 25 November 2020 via mobile

Love it here, excellent service, staff working really hard to keep glasses full. Food was lovely. Really nice with the Christmas decorations. Would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: November 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 24 October 2020

We had a great dining experience at the Black Seal, the decor is very stylish, and the general atmosphere is relaxed and unrushed, plus the views over the bay are stunning. We started with the Goats Cheese, and the salt & pepper calamari, both dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 23 October 2020

We have been for lunch a couple of times recently having booked outside tables an hour or so before eating. It is a lovely restaurant with characterful inside dining and a lovely large terrace overlooking the bay. They have a really good menu and the...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 October 2020

Stopped for a coffee here on a day trip round Angelsey. All tables were socially distanced and though we didn’t eat here, those that did were clearly enjoying their meal. The food looked and smelled delicious. We enjoyed our drinks outdoors overlooking the bay, on...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 19 October 2020

Eaten and drank here many times and will keep returning as long as the service and staff keep up the good work! Lovely location right on bay front- treat yourself to a merchandise hoodie to keep the sea winds at bay. Great food and drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 15 October 2020

Went to have early tea with children, my daughter needed toilet before we ate. I was told I needed to wear a mask to enter the property. I told him I was exempt. I was then asked to produce proof. I looked at him in...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?11  
Reviewed 9 October 2020 via mobile

Sat outside for a late lunch on the last Saturday in August. A great location when sat outside looking over the bay. The food is okay there and had the 'mild and meaty pizza'. Not great, but okay.

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 8 October 2020 via mobile

Great Setting, and Internal Decor Better than average but there is no seething for good. Great location at the end of the beach and well decorated. Staff were very friendly and helpful and prices were fair. Main courses were very good and the desserts although...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 6 October 2020 via mobile

Had the biggest surprise walking through the door. It looks amazing as you walk in. We were shown a table up stairs after scanning in. The view was beautiful. We ordered a sandwich each and chunky chips. Our drinks came quickly as did our meal....More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?2  
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Trearddur Bay Hotel
1,166 reviews
.12 miles away
The Beach Motel
289 reviews
.30 miles away
Anchorage Hotel
142 reviews
1.45 miles away
Travelodge Holyhead Hotel
769 reviews
1.81 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Sea Shanty Cafe
1,590 reviews
.18 miles away
Driftwood Bar & Restaurant
275 reviews
.34 miles away
The Imperial Palace
306 reviews
.11 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Trearddur Bay Beach
8 reviews
.03 miles away
Holyhead Golf Club
17 reviews
.31 miles away
Trearddur Bay Lifeboat Station
11 reviews
.32 miles away
The Beach Golf Course
8 reviews
.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Allan F
15 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Firstian | Reviewed this property |
Ask the premises
0
Votes
Allan F
7 November 2018|
Answer
Response from Firstian | Reviewed this property |
Need to ask the premises
0
Votes
wiramanadentimothy
10 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from jinyeet | Reviewed this property |
No dress code
1
Vote
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The Black Seal
    Is The Black Seal implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, The Black Seal is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is The Black Seal rated?
    The Black Seal is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4