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The Hand Hotel Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, British,
Church Street, Chirk, Wales
+44 1691 773472
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lambs liver” (4 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Church Street, Chirk, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst out on a walking trip in the area, we decided to call into The Hand for a lunchtime pint, having observed a meal being brought to another couple we ordered the Haddock & chips and were not disappointed ! A good sized portion of...More

1  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Had a really good Christmas lunch at the Hand. It was a large group of friends but the standard did not slip. It's great when you go for a meal and it turns out to be better than you expected!!

1  Thank Stephenll14
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We were served in the restaurant by a young woman ( The Assistant Manager ? )and a young man. Both were most efficient and pleasant. We look forward to the next time we are in Chirk and The Hand.We are glad that some people had...More

1  Thank Sue C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

By way of having a short break to rest the feet after walking the area and shopping in the local shops this establishment whildt serving very good coffee is also available for eavening meals and overnight breaks.

1  Thank janetbE3649XR
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Traveling in Wales one sees plenty of sheep in the pastures, eating their way through the day. Tender, juicy and oh so delicious, just recalling the shanks retrieves the aroma! The Hand does have an extensive menu, but we chose lamb.

1  Thank jane o
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely find, really enjoyed the ambience had a great Panini beautifully presented for lunch and Louise the wait person was most helpful. Thanks we will be eating here again.

1  Thank peterbell270
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We walked into Chirk from the canal and bought the special lunch at the Hand. Good pub ambience, but the lunch was really good value. We got (prawns) scampi chips and salad for the price of a sandwich in some places. The chips and scampi...More

1  Thank katem1901
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Although only a couple of miles away we had never eaten here before. Our neice recommended it after having her partner's parents stay here a couple of weeks ago and they had enjoyed an evening meal here. As it was my partner's birthday we decided...More

1  Thank trevorgirl
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We abs loved the food for second time in less than month can't fault it at all. All staff very friendly and helpful

1  Thank missmidori1985
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great spot for lunch after working up and appetite wandering the nearby castle grounds and aqueduct- they have a lunch special which made it very reasonably priced and the service was lovely

1  Thank 408alanas
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6 August 2017|
Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, wish I could help but I can't I'm afraid. Why don't you phone them and ask? They are nice friendly people and I'm sure they would be only too pleased to help you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Chirk, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Chirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 773472
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