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$$ - $$$, British,
23 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7LU, Wales
+44 1678 521256
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (52 reviews)
“bourguignon” (7 reviews)
“pie” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7LU, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here one Sunday evening whilst staying down the road in a local B&B. The restaurant was very quiet with plenty of space. The menu had a nice selection and the food came out to a very high standard. We would recommend this pub...More

Thank Lottiyt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has been refurbished in an unusual style but is still in keeping with the age of the building and has a number of unusual décor objects. The welcome from the manager and the staff was very warm and friendly and the restaurant was well...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here when passing through recently. Good food, staff were friendly and helpful, the food was very good. Nice selection of deserts. The coffee was a bit weak however, one of those automated grinder / dispensers. Nice environment, was not busy and thankfully no piped...More

Thank IT-nerd-on-the-road
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Just eaten here with my partner, we were in Bala for an adventure weekend. The food here was amazing. The staff were very pleasant and friendly, the place had a nice relaxed atmosphere and as I said before food was really delicious! Would highly recommend.

Thank Jade M
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely food me and my father ate here with my daughter and the gentleman who served us was lovely 😊 defo recommend 👍🏻

Thank katie_baby_tyrone
Reviewed 2 January 2018

My wife and I spent New Years Eve at this venue. The management team of Chris and Rachel were very welcoming as were their entire staff. The room was clean spacious and very comfortable. The bar offered a good selection of drinks including 2 real...More

Thank Mervyn E
Reviewed 29 December 2017

My partner and I stayed here in October 2017 with our little doggy. Now for walking in such a beautiful part of the world we could have not picked a worse weekend weather wise it was very very very wet. But the welcome we all...More

Thank J7066GLalex
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, lovely setting, pet friendly, a stylish yet comfortable ambience with great customer service from all. Jade was exceptional! Thank you.

1  Thank DinaHolland
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Visited the restaurant at the Plas yn Dre for a Christmas meal with a works party. The meal was excellent and the food was very nicely presented. The service was good too with the meals brought out quickly and piping hot to the table. Work...More

Thank 140AngelaL
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I recently stayed over in Bala on business for one night at Plas Yn Dre. The hotel has recently been refurbished to a very high standard. Accommodation is great, rooms are fitted out to a very high standard, are very comfortable and spotlessly clean. Food...More

Thank Shaun L
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21 September 2015|
Response from Elaine L | Reviewed this property |
They do not serve seafood specifically but they do have fish on the menu .We had lovely starters of prawn cocktail and a smoked salmon.One of these was from the specials board.You will find it hard to find a nicer restaurant... More
10 August 2015|
Response from Geoffrey U | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have a sign saying dogs welcome with well trained owners! I understand that the family owners have several dogs between them.
21 July 2015|
Response from Geoffrey U | Reviewed this property |
Certainly. There are many tables outside, and they allow well-behaved dogs into the restaurant as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7LU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Bala
  • Phone Number: +44 1678 521256
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