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The Red Lion

11 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8AA, Wales
+44 1654 702242
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible15%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8AA, Wales
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We had burger and hand torn chips and wow what an amazing meal . Came for seconds but was a little early in the day and they didn’t start till 5pm was such a shame drove from Barmouth fancying that all way back to holiday...More

Thank K Y
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Definitely some of the best food in the area, we were very impressed by the amount of care that has been clearly put into the food with so many options available. The burgers were excellent!

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Really enjoyed the food, opted for a local lamb burger after deliberating for a while over the many options. The food was of a higher standard than you might expect from a pub. Quality ingredients, friendly atmosphere and the unique hand torn chips will definitely...More

Thank Erannan B
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Went to the red lion for a drink we waited about 5 mind the lady behind the bar did not lift her head up from her phone to busy texting I have since found out she is the landlady we left and definitely won't go...More

Thank Cymrodu
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were very pleased to find somewhere other than the Quarry where we could eat in Machynlleth. Hubby is vegan and I am a gluten-intolerant veggie, so we are most chefs' worst nightmare, but the new chef at the Coch Llew was not only happy...More

Thank Betty C
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I was here , part of the Machynlleth music Festival ... they kick me out ... for whatever reason ... ( because I did not had a pass for a boxing mach...???) ...good food , some of the working people nice ... others extreme arrogant...More

Thank 907matthiasg
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Enjoyed a great meal, lamb steak for husband, vegan option with oyster mushrooms for me. Really good food cooked by a chef who clearly loves what he does and wants diners to feel the same about eating it.

1  Thank Huws8
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We visited twice during our week long holiday. I can't praise the chef enough! My son has Coeliac disease so sometimes eating out can be difficult but not here. When we mentioned gluten free he came over to us and took him through the entire...More

Thank visitstoboys
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub after a big walk. We are all hungry and tiered. As soon as we went in we checked their menu and surprisingly they had a lot of vegetarian & vegan food. We don't get this much valaety of vegitarian & vegan...More

1  Thank Ayumi A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

O a family trip in Wales this was the one meal out that we did and it was great. The pub had a great atmosphere with what seemed like lots of locals coming in to keep the mood lively and the food was delicious. Especially...More

Thank Catherine B
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  • Address: 11 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8AA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 702242
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