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Flat Rock Bistro

Gwbert Hotel | Gwbert on Sea, Cardigan SA43 1PP, Wales
+44 1239 612638
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“custard” (4 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Bar, European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gwbert Hotel | Gwbert on Sea, Cardigan SA43 1PP, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous location, Great staff, and very very nice food. I always visit this Bistro when in the area. The lunch time food is very filling, delicious and excellent value for money. Hence the return on many occasions. Views across the estuary are FABULOUS!!

Thank dave h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is part of the gwbert hotel and is very popular both with staying guests and local people and visiting for lunch or evening meal, the restaurant is spacious and has lovely views of cardigan bay , the food is very good plus the...More

Thank Jacky C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Cardigan in February is always a quiet time so we struggled to find someone in the town centre to eat. Found this place on TripAdvisor so drove to book a table. Unfortunately, the restaurant was full but we were advised we could dine in...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food here is reasonable, tasty and consistently good, we've been returning over a number of years and never been disappointed

1  Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We having been visiting Gwbert regularly for some 13 years, we have eaten here on many occasions but not for the last 3 years. We were not disappointed The Friday evening meal was excellent as was the Sunday Lunch. Staff were helpful and very efficient,...More

Thank sueford175
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We visit Ceredigion every year and have visited Flat Rock each time we have come, following a friend’s recommendation 5 years ago. Sometimes we come just for drinks and to sit admiring the view on the terrace, other times we have eaten in the restaurant....More

1  Thank BCMorgan
Reviewed 1 January 2018

It obviously has a good reputation judging by the number of people coming in for lunch & dinner who were not resident

Thank coaltownjack
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful wonderful.... from the warm friendly welcome the atmosphere the staffs attentive service and the food....well it’s just a lovely place to go 👌👫..... oh and our usual, while we’re there, “ game of pool”😄

Thank jimboSaundersfoot
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Our party of eight recently had a meal here. The food was fantastic and the staff were friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. We will definitely be going here again.

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 16 December 2017

You get what you pay for - ie not very much. The food was plentiful enough - but the vegetables were inappropriate to the meals they were served with. I was very surprised to find custard being served with my pudding - as I'd taken...More

1  Thank Eliza P
ManagementAdmin, Manager at Flat Rock Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Hi Eliza, Thank you for your comments following your meal at The Flat Rock. We are, of course, disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your visit and hope that we can address a few points mentioned in your review. Our menu clearly states...More

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Questions & Answers
6 March 2017|
Response from ManagementAdmin | Property representative |
Hi Debbie, We allow dogs in guest bedrooms subject to prior approval, and in the hotel reception area that leads to the bedrooms. Unfortunately, we do not allow dogs in the restaurant or bar area, however, dogs are... More
24 February 2015|
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Response from ManagementAdmin | Property representative |
Congratulations on your engagement. Do you have a rough idea of numbers and whether it would be a sit down meal or a buffet? Many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$43
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gwbert Hotel | Gwbert on Sea, Cardigan SA43 1PP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Cardigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1239 612638
  • E-mail
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