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Griffin Inn

) #3 of 3 Restaurants in Llyswen $$ - $$$ , British,
Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
+44 1874 754241
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting the area, some locals recommended this place for lunch. Menu was small but ample. Our server could have been a tad bit more attentive. Food was good but overpriced, ample parking.

Thank Art C
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Loved to stop for coffeee here and have had dinner in the past but now just a distant memory. It looked very sad, all boarded up, Suggest Tripadvisor drop it from their list as it is now history!

Thank crinkleyrose
Reviewed 17 December 2016

On the corner of a busy road, Restaurant closed on first visit , but just there on the wrong day . Did however return another time .The menu perhaps a little pretentious but seasonal with some local produce . Perhaps an alternative to dinning at...More

Thank Rstanier2014
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Have had lunch here several times, always good but not what I would term usual fare. The food on offer tends to be locally sourced, cooked to order and well presented with prices midrange.

Thank ian j
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Have visited here a few times when we stay in the area,, so called recently on a Sunday to find the place all boarded up a looking very run down, there was a notice in the window saying Nothing to be removed with out permission...More

3  Thank Rymanskid
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Was a frequent visitor to the Griffin but it's since been sold back to the brewery. A real shame as it was a fantastic unique pub with traditional food and great ales. Id assume it'll follow suit like all brewery pubs now and become generic...More

2  Thank Travler28
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The food was average, the night we were there the service was really slow. The pub itself I suppose is typical of the area - it did need masses of TLC everywhere. Locals seemed ok with it. Unfortunately we would not recommend it or revisit...More

Thank Two-Bunnies2
Reviewed 5 March 2016

The evening started well, nicely laid out room, cosy, with a fire much needed on a cold evening, attentive waitress and a well prepared starter. As we were out celebrating a special occasion it looked like being a good night Then came the main course...More

2  Thank ameliaanddavid
Reviewed 20 February 2016

My wife and I were recommended this pub by some people in Hay-on-Wye. What a little find. The Service was a pure delight and the warm fires make it a good old fashioned pub atmosphere with good Beer and the red wine was good too....More

Thank timpd5
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Ate here as oppose to our hotel (heavily out of our price range, unfortunately!) Staff were very polite, food was fairly quick and well cooked Overall was a pleasant experience and wouldn't have any problems coming here again.

1  Thank Javlaar
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 61
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llyswen, Llyswen LD3 0UR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Llyswen
  • Phone Number: +44 1874 754241
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