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The Cambrian Inn

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Solva $$ - $$$ , British,
6 Main Street, Solva SA62 6UU, Wales
+44 1437 721210
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (109 reviews)
“pie” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Welsh, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Main Street, Solva SA62 6UU, Wales
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1 - 10 of 643 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had yesterday a very pleasant evening however what we noticed was that the time you walk in there is a very unconventional seating arrangement you have to go to the bar where usually they are giving out drinks to people looking for a table...More

Thank scottmicrolights
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We regularly go here for leaving functions and it is easy to see why. They interior is completed to a high standard and the food is exceptional. I highly recommend the 'Fat Cow Burger' this is where we bring family who come down and visit...More

Thank 286DanC
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our last night in Pembrokeshire having taken a three day visit to the nearby City of St Davids we booked an evening meal at this establishment. The menu is available on their web site as are the prices this practise in my view should be...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Cambrian twice whilst staying in Solva. The food looked lovely but three of our party had to return their main course of mussels because they had not been cleaned properly. Whilst this was disappointing, it was dealt with swiftly and apologetically by...More

Thank nsmalley21
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dined at the Cambrian twice this year during our annual holiday in Pembrokeshire. The current owners have made huge improvements since our last visit 12 months ago. The food on both occasions was excellent . They are well known for their range of Gourmet burgers...More

Thank derek83
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We called in without booking for an early evening meal. And to our delight had the two best seafood dishes we have had for a very long time. The food was sourced locally and the cooking and presentation were first class. Top marks to everyone...More

Thank Vaeltaja100
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We turned up on spec at about 7-30pm after a few minutes stroll over from the cental Solva car park which was free in the evening, we're told table weren't immediately available, however we had drinks sat outside on the deck & were then found...More

Thank thewyefish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us dined the food was excellent, and accomodated a lactose intolerant guest. The pies and burgers in particular were superb. The peanut ice cream was outstanding.

Thank Charlie Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent last night at the Cambrian, our double room including breakfast for £100 was perfect. The whole establishment has been tastefully refurbished and is immaculate. Our room was spacious for such an old building and the bed gave us the best nights sleep. We had...More

Thank jazzmutazz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my wife had a meal here on a Saturday evening. We booked a table for 6pm, but were not seated until 6.15pm. There is no one specifically there to seat guests, so you have to wait at the bar to be seated which...More

Thank Alex C
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Questions & Answers
22 June 2017|
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Response from Bigwelshpaul | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's child friendly.
jeff w
5 November 2016|
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Response from Soulboy62 | Reviewed this property |
Could park in the car park at the end of the High Street or up the road from the Cambrian I should think
8 June 2016|
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Response from ordinarypunter2015 | Reviewed this property |
As other posters have said, this is more a restaurant than a pub now and I wouldn't take a dog there. Outside on the patio I am sure is OK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Main Street, Solva SA62 6UU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Solva
  • Phone Number: +44 1437 721210
  • E-mail
At The Cambrian Inn you will find the best of both world’s, a welcoming relaxed lounge bar and the simple yet stylish main dining room.The lounge bar with its relaxed atmosphere is the perfect place to enjoy a pre or post dinner drink, or if you are not heading for the main dining room, you can just sit back and relax in one of the comfy chesterfields, enjoy your drink, order some snacks or delve into our wonderful bar menu, available every lunch and evening. With dishes like our Pembrokeshire Wagyu beef burger using the finest meat reared in the county and a selection of fresh fish caught daily by Solva fishermen you can get a true taste of Pembrokeshire.The main dining room, with it’s exposed stonework, original pitch pine beams and contemporary furnishings provides the perfect environment for you and your party to enjoy your selection of dishes and wines that have been carefully put together by the resident Head Chef, Matthew Cox and his team. We like to feel we cater for all, with a wide selection of meat, poultry, fish, game and of course vegetarian dishes using only the best local produce wherever possible. Matthew’s menus reflect his simple yet sophisticated approach, which relies on the quality of the ingredients to speak for themselves.
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