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What a wonderful shop

Just stumbled across this lovely shop and bar. Dozens of local beer on tap and hundreds to take... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christoph P
via mobile
Good Mix Of Welsh Ciders

Popped in here on recommendation and found a well stocked mix of wines, beers and ciders. You can... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
David H
via mobile
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Welsh Drink Specialist. We have one of the widest range of welsh drinks, including beers, ciders, wines and spirits - and many of them are on taste. Come and sample a few.... then stay a while and and enjoy a quiet 2/3rd of a pint or local G&T in...more
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101 High Street, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7AE, Wales
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+44 1678 520501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just stumbled across this lovely shop and bar. Dozens of local beer on tap and hundreds to take home. Wish we had a store like that where we live! Amazing, very friendly staff as well. Even the Golden Retriever was welcome and he enjoyed a...More

Thank Christoph P
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Popped in here on recommendation and found a well stocked mix of wines, beers and ciders. You can buy small measures of local ales and ciders on tap to try in store and take away cartons. I left with a carton and 12 different Welsh...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I popped in here on a recent Wednesday afternoon (I last visited a year ago). The shop was stocked with a range of locally produced drinks and gift ideas. I purchased a mini bottle (5cl) of Aber Falls coffee & dark chocolate liqueur which cost...More

Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Interesting shop and bar with a huge selection of beers, Welsh gin, cider and wine. Kid and dog friendly but limited seating. Its just like sittjng in a shop.We thought the bar staff needed to cheer up tho!

1  Thank fiona t
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We popped in there for a beer today. I had a nice hoppy beer. Good prices and a great selection of beers. Not to miss if your in Bala.

1  Thank treborlleppahc
Reviewed 25 April 2018

We’d been tipped off about this place and as we were passing through Bala we ventured in to see for ourselves. It was a mighty impressive selection of bottled beers and ciders (mostly Welsh brewers) on sale plus you can buy ‘fresh booze’ from the...More

1  Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Beers Whisky Gin Liqueurs wines. Half a dozen beers on tap. Take away beer in plastic bottles. Great fun to visit.

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We only visited once and bought a few bottles of ale. The staff were helpful and the prices were lower than expected. Huge selection of bottled beer. You can get draught to take away in larger vessels and have a pint or two inside too....More

Thank 923nic
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I travelled from South-West Wales to the North Wales coast and stopped at Bala I searched online for somewhere with interesting beer. I was astonished to find this place. The owners are real beer lovers and the stock is a huge mix of interesting local...More

1  Thank DavidCarolKt
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Called in when spending a night in the town after a recommendation from a colleague. Staff could not have been more helpful or friendly. Great selection of beers, cider and spirits, many local. Lots on tap and available to try. Small but comfy seating area....More

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