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The Old Ship Inn

5106 The B, Trefriw, Snowdonia National Park LL27 0JH, Wales
+44 1492 640013
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
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5106 The B, Trefriw, Snowdonia National Park LL27 0JH, Wales
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely comfortable traditional pub. Whiskey Galore, have the Lamb Shoulder. Real ale and friendly atmosphere, we loved it - Great - thank you.

Thank micwic
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a cracking little pub in the centre of the village. The staff are excellent as is the service. The food is brilliant as is the selection of real ales and Welsh single malt whiskeys. If you are in this area and want a...More

Thank Les K
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The vegetarian options are limited - a vegetarian lasagna and a bean pot when we were there, and some starters. But it is such a pleasant, comfortable place that I wanted to go back. We were there on a Sunday night, and it was so...More

Thank Greg_and_Tess
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This pub has it all, from a warm friendly welcome, a choice of real ales, fantastic food and a great ambience. Food prices may look a little more expensive than your usual pub grub, but you get what you pay for. 3 of us had...More

Thank Trxibobs
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We visited for lunch with friends on the way to Betws y Coed where we were staying for a few days with the dogs. The Old Ship didn't look very imposing from the outside but lovely bar inside and we were blown away by the...More

Thank MrsJillyE
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Lovely hearty meals with big portions. Pub decor slightly jaded and chintzy but it was popular with the locals which is always a recommendation in itself.

Thank Zannahthetraveller
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times and know that they do a great Sunday lunch. It's a traditional British roast but we really like it because the veg are always really good, served in separate dishes and proper home cooked food. Piping hot, a good portion...More

Thank suesalford
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent lunch today in The Old Ship. Outstanding Steak and Ale Pie and delicious Pepperpot Beef. Will be back for more in due course.

Thank johnsherwood
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had a meal here for a party of 6 visiting Wales for the weekend. Booked a table beforehand. Lovely welcoming traditional country pub. Ate in the restaurant downstairs which was very comfortable. Food was delicious and service great. Staff really friendly and would definetley recommend...More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely first rate! Lovely traditional pub with excellent food. We visited for Sunday lunch following a recommendation from a local lady. Although we are not from the area I am sure we will be back. Best steak pie ever!

Thank bright_eyes2509
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Kayte W
30 August 2016|
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Response from Sean K | Reviewed this property |
i did not see any signs referring to dogs, i was there for a meal and i did not see any dogs
28 February 2016|
Response from mrbusy | Reviewed this property |
Hi.as far as i remember they dont do set menus..but there is a great choice of meals to choose from..we always go for the lamb shoulder.If you go to their web site you will get an idea of what they have to offer..There meat... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5106 The B, Trefriw, Snowdonia National Park LL27 0JH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Trefriw
  • Phone Number: +44 1492 640013
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