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The Silver Fountain

) #9 of 22 Restaurants in Betws-y-Coed $$ - $$$ , British,
Dinas | Dinas Hill, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0HF, Wales
+44 1690 710456
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (16 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Dinas | Dinas Hill, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0HF, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

This attractive pub suffers from being a couple of miles out of Betws-y-coed and easy to miss. It does not appear to be open daily but serves generous portions of typical pub food. the car park at the rear is not easy to access

Thank Weald
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited as a group of 13 on a Saturday evening in May. We were welcomed by Jan who was running the bar and restaurant alone, obviously apart from the kitchen staff. She provided great service throughout, always checking that everyone had a drink and...More

Thank Liam O
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A quirky place to eat but with great food. The beef and ale pie was definitely best pie we had ever tasted.

1  Thank rachieEngland
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Open the textbook. Look up "pub grub". Have a look at the entry and if it doesn't cite 'The Silver Fountain' as the paragon example, well, get a new textbook. Obscenely gargantuan pies, their size only over-showed by their deliciousness, were accompanied by almighty chips...More

2  Thank Graeme D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This was a unexpected pleasure. If your looking for home cooked food,a great homely pub atmosphere and amazing staff (Jan) who will have you wetting yourself- such a character, love her, it's a must. The food- one word wow!! There is so much love put...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I were staying in a cottage and The Silver Fountain was the nearest place to eat so decided to give it a try. It's fair to say the outside could do with a bit of tlc and when you go in you...More

1  Thank Keaves
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

9 of us went to this place for a family meal, the food was fantastic and the service was great, even had 3 dogs with us which were very welcome.

Thank tanya1968morgan
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Tried this place twice whilst on a weekend break, both times the food was good, good sized portions. Went for Sunday lunch and the roast was brilliant and the lady working, who I believe was called Jan, was excellent, friendly and welcoming. Would recommend to...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 19 April 2017

So I was back to England after my visit to north wales and pretty hungry. We stopped by after we saw an appealing board for "good food". A very typical Welsh decor, the food was a delight! The only downside was that it took a...More

Thank priyam305
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited The Silver Fountain on Easter Sunday after calling to check if they had any tables. On arrival we were greeted by a very flustered Jan who was run ragged, yet still had time to laugh and smile and keep her customers chatting. The pub...More

Thank Zoe F
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Are dogs allowed in the pub?
21 November 2016|
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Response from thesilverfountain | Property representative |
Hi, yes dogs are welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dinas | Dinas Hill, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0HF, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Betws-y-Coed
  • Phone Number: +44 1690 710456
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