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Pen y Cae Inn

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Pen-y-cae $$ - $$$ , British,
Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
+44 1639 730100
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 23 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Been here a couple a times, excellent food each time. Takes a while for the food because its actually being cooked - no microwave nonsense. Staff are great, considerate and attentive. However, there's an old guy who's a relative or owner or something - try...More

Thank tawraste
Reviewed 4 days ago

... but the food here is just as amazing as everyone says. We recently stayed in Blossom cottage, which is on the same grounds as the Pen y Can Inn and their small zoo, and decided that given the outstanding reviews it had gotten that...More

Thank Alix_Whyte
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent food and service. A dog friendly area within the pub as well as outside seating areas. Children may be interested in the small zoo there too!

Thank jude23052017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to be a regular here and stopped going due to a bad experience. But they redeemed themselves and continue with the good and simple food. The menu is succinct and easy to order. Home cooked food and the ambiance is good. No idea why...More

Thank Wyn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place for a family lunch. An interesting menu with a good range of children's food. The chicken goujons were real chicken and not a cheap frozen imitation.

Thank Donald463
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault the venue. Food was excellent/well presented/very generous portions. Staff were very obliging. Would definatley recommend

Thank B D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at the menu online, I was rather excited..... I wasn't let down. The food was amazing. Great atmosphere and service. I'll be going back

Thank PJandste
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us, including 5 kids, visited The Pen y Cae Inn for my Mum's birthday. My son has allergies to egg and dairy so I called ahead to ask what food would be available to him. The ladies I spoke to were incredibly helpful...More

Thank gwyn4940
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the Pen Y Cae with friends last Sunday for lunch after hearing them rave about the place for weeks! We were somewhat sceptical as Sunday lunch out often fall short of our standards! The Pen Y Cae did not disappoint - on the contrary,...More

Thank adjsouthwales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Working our way through the Spine of Wales, North to South, deliberating on where to stop for a relaxed meal. Pen y Cae Inn sprung to mind, previous visits offered tasty home made food, beautiful setting with real nice people. On arrival to be told...More

Thank Gasmonie
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Val H
18 May 2017|
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Response from TOTTENHAMWales | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's about 4hrs to the penycae. Hope this helps?!.
23 March 2016|
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Response from katielew500 | Reviewed this property |
I took my dog with me. If you let them know when you're booking so they will allocate seating downstairs for you as I don't think dogs are allowed upstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Pen-y-cae
  • Phone Number: +44 1639 730100
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