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Poachers Restaurant

66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
+44 1766 522512
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (40 reviews)
“salads” (6 reviews)
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British, Welsh, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal with my boyfriend. we were celebrating his birthday. Fantastic all round. Service was absolutely brilliant.

Thank helena j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If like us you enjoy good food, a varied and interesting menu, and sensible prices, then this is a superb place to eat. If you are a poser from Abersoch who likes fancy places to be seen in, then don't bother. But this delightful restaurant...More

Thank johninwales
Poachers, Owner at Poachers Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. 😊 We know we're not the coolest kids on the block, but we're more than OK with that. 😁 We're now in our 23rd year (yes, 23 years!) and we know that trends come and go, but quality and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem , that made our last night of an otherwise disappointing culinary adventure in North Wales .Staying for our four night annual jaunt with friends .We chose Criccieth as our base, thank God , as we were disappointed with the area we remembered...More

Thank ANNE B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last Tuesday night 6th June and were really glad we'd booked as the restaurant was very busy. The food was all loveĺy fresh and excellent quality. The staff and service was also first class. The best meal we've eaten in a good...More

Thank Mick T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a family meal, and what a lovely place to eat. One of the party is gluten free, and the staff were very helpful in advising what was gluten free and what could be altered to make it gluten free. They even brought...More

Thank LizBach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on a midweek evening in May when the restaurant was not full but fairly busy. The fairly short but sensible menu is at a reasonable fixed price for 2 courses. We found plenty to choose from and could have enjoyed almost anything...More

Thank keirmh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't used trip advisor to write a review before, but the Poachers blew me away on Saturday 3rd June 2017. My starter was a simple enough sounding chicken liver pate, but this was like no chicken liver pate I had ever ordered. A generous...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked Poachers on recommendation of our guest house owners - glad we did as the food and service was superb, we both had starters and mains which are very generous so sadly we had no room for dessert - just means we will have to...More

Thank Pambcid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were in a mini break and it was my birthday, we made a booking . The menu is quite extensive, I had the lamb and the wife. The steak. Both meals were so lovely, my lamb came with plenty of veg which were lovely....More

Thank Chrisdqw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a few attempts finally got our act together and booked in advance and well worth the effort. Opted for starter and main but had no room for pudding.

Thank Solitair
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Vera P
Would you allow a well behaved dog in the restaurant?
10 May 2017|
Response from Poachers | Property representative |
Hello, I'm afraid we allow guide dogs only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$42
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-68 High Street, Criccieth LL52 0HB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Criccieth
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 522512
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Family-run business for over 20 years offering deliciously home-cooked traditional British and international dishes for excellent value.
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