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The Britannia Coaching Inn

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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13 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EF, Wales
+44 1654 767426
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and environment. The food presentation was really great and the taste even better. Good fresh ingredients for a good hearty meal. The shepherd pie and the gammon steak are very tasty.

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Thank Miobeda
Derby, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Had a lovely meal on Sunday evening it was 2 courses for a set amount and all I can say is it was that tasty we paid extra and had 3.It is well presented and portions are plentiful.

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Thank bettg238
Aberdovey, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Not many places surely would deliver sandwiches from the kitchen made with stale bread? The Britannia Inn can. You'd expect them to say sorry, we can only do it on white bread today rather than deliver stale brown bread wouldn't you? But instead you have the trouble of complaining etc etc and have the sandwich you've started eating onto fresh... More 

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Thank djacko
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely family meal upstairs in the restaurant Brilliant service Excellent steak Excellent fish and chips Excellent chicken pie with lovely fresh veg

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Thank Mickswifetammy
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

A little disappointing as we had heard good things about it. However the chap in the bar was very helpful and let us choose from the restaurant menu. We took our dog so he was not allowed in the main area. Bonus points they have a little seating area outside so we looked out over the sea. It was lovely

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Thank 732teresah59
Stafford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I had dinner at the restaurant which is very well presented with a good atmosphere. No doubt the views during the summer are excellent as the restaurant overlooks the Dovey estuary. Although the service was very good I thought that the menu was a bit disappointing with very few seafood or fish dishes. The pate starter was very good though.

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Thank gr0bs0n1
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

A good dinner with beautiful views from the restaurant. Nothing fancy but great service and certainly filled a hole.

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Thank whyamiascreenname
Wolverhampton
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Only 3 rooms that I am aware of. The room we were in was done to a good standard. However, shower didn't drain properly (had to keep turning shower off to prevent flooding). Hairdryer kept cutting out (overheating). Ensuite overlooked but no frosted glass. Had to close blind but lighting was poor. Stains on sides & valance. Rest of inn... More 

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Thank Wayne V
Birmingham, UK
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Years ago this place was a good place to eat so decided to give it a try again. Seems food is now served upstairs but there is no indication of that. Whoever was behind the bar had to call and find out if we could be served dinner in the snug - not something you would expect to happen right... More 

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Thank annlou53
London, United Kingdom
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807 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 629 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Small corner three room B&B hotel that has a ground floor bar and upstairs dining room with fine views of the estuary. The bar is a bit basic but the bar does support five ale handpumps. Four of these were going for my visit including Banks Bitter and Mild, Jennings Cumberland and one of the seasonal brews from the Marstons... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Sea View Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EF, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767426

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?