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The Five Arches Tavern

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Five Arches | St. George Street, Tenby, Wales
+44 1834 842513
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the Five Arches - quirky, cosy and friendly! Had the daily roast on our last visit and it was delicious! Fresh veg, boiling hot when served with a home made taste! Will definitely be back for another!

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Sunday lunch yet again and excellent friendly service! Plenty of choice and lovely fresh vegetables, always our first choice for Sunday lunch.

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried the Five Arches after reading previous reviews. We were looking forward to home cooked food but as a family we were very disappointed. The cod was watery and tasteless, chips were not home cooked, just of the cheap frozen variety. As a family group of five, eating out is not cheap & this was not good value or... More 

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Thank Ann S
Coimbra, Portugal
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206 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in to the Five Arches Tavern for a drink when we visited Tenby. Lovely pub, a good choice of ales, great atmosphere and friendly staff. We didn't eat but the locals were recommending the food. The food being served looked really good and freshly cooked. Definitely worth a visit while in Tenby.......a lovely pub..

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South Wales
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch , Lasagne with salad. Lasagne was very tasty and plenty of it also large portion of salad. Good service and reasonable price. Would recommend and would definitely come back again.

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1 Thank motherhenSouthWales
Ammanford
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89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

The visit was an unplanned Sunday lunch stop, and I have to sat, I am glad we stopped. There was a choice of 4 meats, plenty of vegetables and gravy. The turkey was carved a little too thinly for my liking but the chicken looked amazing. The atmosphere in this place is lovely and friendly and we will definitely visit... More 

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1 Thank Jerry-raff
Tenby, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The atmosphere here is wonderful and the food even better. It was obviously home cooked, didn't have to wait long and staff were really cheerful and helpful.

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1 Thank Jeanette R
Llanelli, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

After trying to find a decent pub thats not too noisy or full of youngsters this pub is perfect!lovely place to relax enjoy a drink.

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1 Thank scarlets3
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Called yesterday for Sunday lunch. 4 beef dinners and 1 chicken. Lovely food and plenty of it. Beef was melt in the mouth and we had a really nice welcome. Will be back soon

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We popped in for pre dinner drinks on a cold December night and were welcomed by a roaring fire, great atmosphere and a plentiful supply of alcohol. Just what was required to kick off the weekend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Five Arches | St. George Street, Tenby, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Tenby
  • Phone Number: +44 1834 842513

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?