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Dovey Inn

8 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EF, Wales
+44 1654 767332
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“chilli” (7 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“pub grub” (22 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
8 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EF, Wales
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1 - 10 of 393 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch as dogs allowed in and lots of choice on the menu. Think Hungry Horse type pub. Food was very good and we were made very welcome by helpful staff. Only criticism would be it was generally in need of a bit of...More

Thank Carl W
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi CarlW, Thank you for your recent review of us and I am please that on the whole you enjoyed your time with us and found the team and food good. In terms of your point of the menu, I will make sure that we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a real pleasure to stay here for 7 nights. The room couldn't have been better , large with wonderful shower, a really comfortable bed and an absolutely fabulous view. All the staff were extremely friendly and helpful, especially David whose efficiency was sheer...More

1  Thank barbaralacey130
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi barbaralacey130, Thank you so much for your recent review of! We are all so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. I have passed your comments on to Dave and Lumi and who were both thrilled to hear them. We all look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called for lunch as this is one of only a handful of pubs in Aberdovey. We ordered pie and mash with veg and fish and chips with peas. The pie and mash was very good. Well made and a lot of it! I ordered...More

Thank Shellyh11
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Shellyh11, Thank you for you recent review of us and we are pleased that you enjoyed your pie and I am sorry that you found our lunchtime fish and chips at £5.99 small. I will pass your comments on to our kitchen team to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch before a walk on the beach. It’s quite nice inside and although busy there were spare tables in the dog friendly area which was what we needed as we had two dogs with us. We ordered chicken wings as a...More

Thank CintyM
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi CintyM, Thank you for your recent review of us and I am sorry to read that you found us only ok. In terms of the comments regarding our food, I have passed these on to our kitchen team to monitor and address to ensure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were passing through the village looking for somewhere for breakfast. The full breakfast was excellent value and very tasty. Portions were generous and everything was included to make a full traditional breakfast and at a reasonable price. The staff were friendly and helpful. The...More

Thank oolum
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi oolum, Thank you for your recent review of us and your kind comments regarding your breakfast. I am not sure who you are referring to in a Union Jack T-shirt as all of my team wear uniform. However, please contact me on 01654 767332...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The husband and I ate here on two occasions during our recent stay in Aberdovey. It's quite adequate, nothing special though. We shared a fish platter on the first night and had the ribs on the second night. Too much sauce on the ribs, I...More

Thank Uranus7
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Uranus7, Thank you for your recent review of us. I will certainly pass your comments on to our kitchen team in regards to too much sauce on the ribs. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Dovey soon. Kind regards, Marc and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great pub and serves great food and is a lovely place to retreat after a long day on the beach, the place can get busy so be sure to book if your hoping to eat on a weekend or bank holiday. Staff are friendly...More

Thank Alex L
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Alex L, Thank you for your recent review of us and your kind words. We all look forward to welcoming you back to The Dovey soon. Kind regards, Marc and Team Dovey

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to eat here with our dog as although we were staying at the Penhelig Arms we could not get a table there even though we were residents. We were also not bothered by this because our meal at the Penhelig Arms the previous evening...More

Thank Janice E
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Janice E, Thank you for your recent review of us. As you correctly stated in your review we are indeed a traditional pub that serves food and we do not advertise as being plush or indeed a restaurant and our classic pub menu also...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we asked for wasn’t available. 60 minutes wait for food. Wouldn’t go here again. No Sunday menu at 5pm.More

Thank Tim A
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tim A, I am sorry that you did not enjoy you time with us on Sunday. If you would like to discuss this further please do not hesitate to contact me on 01654 767332 or alternatively email me at doveyinn@sabrain.com Kind regards, Marc and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a jolly dog friendly place in an otherwise overpriced, overcrowded tourist trap. Food good for the price, service swift and clean, toilets OK. Friendly staff.

Thank Steve R
Manager_Dovey_Inn, Manager at Dovey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Steve R, Many thanks for your kind words and review of us! We look forward to welcoming you back to The Dovey soon. Kind regards, Marc and Team Dovey

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EF, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767332
  • E-mail
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