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The Lobster Pot

The Quay | Barmouth, Barmouth LL42 1HB, Wales
+44 1341 281234
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“lobster pot” (44 reviews)
“chowder” (18 reviews)
“seafood” (35 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 8:00 pm Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Quay | Barmouth, Barmouth LL42 1HB, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for very late lunch after other places had stopped serving (what is it about England) No problem quick service good staff sat outside in February sun no rush will visit again when local lobster is in season.

Thank CandyAppl
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A short walk from our cottage this gem beckoned us every morning for breakfast. Everything we ate there was delicious and perfectly cooked; the coffee was excellent and all the staff were really friendly and helpful. We kept going back because we knew there would...More

Thank Big_Simone
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were most greatful on a winter's morning for some breakfast. Hosts were warm and welcoming and really enjoyed the experience. The menu looked really nice so we will be stopping by again on sure.

Thank Steph S
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious smoked mackerel pate and seafood chowder. A great casual dining spot in the autumn sun with a great view.

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Friendly, quaint, easy going cafe. Charming. Used to be more of a fish counter and sandwich bar. Now done up as a cafe restaurant.

Thank seafarer101
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Visited twice in one weekend, the prawns, crab and chowder were wonderful,so good my mother in law purchased a takeaway sandwich to bring back home. Very pleasant, polite and accomadating staff.

Thank lynnej0hns0n
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The food was quite nice not exceptional, but no table service - had to order at the counter. Lovely spot on the harbour and a good spot for a quick bite to eat.

Thank margjolly
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I am not a burger fan because they mostly disappoint. Their surf and turf burger did not. It was delicious. Quality ingredients and great taste. Ordering at a counter 3 feet from the table seemed pointless. Table service would transform this from a good to...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A cold and wet holiday meant exploring the eating options as well as the sights. Discovered the Lobster Pot had a great menu with lots of choice and earmarked it for lunch when our visitors could join us for the seafood chowder since this was...More

Thank Ann R
Fay234, Manager at The Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for visiting The Lobster Pot. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit.The seafood chowder is one of our most popular meals and we are always happy to hear that people have enjoyed it. We hope you will visit us...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely, quaint little place, very friendly staff, excellent service and thoroughly delicious fresh food. Definitely worth a re-visit when we're back here.

Thank hambridge69
Fay234, Manager at The Lobster Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for your visit, we hope you will come and visit us again soon.

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Sarah W
7 August 2015|
Response from Leah H | Reviewed this property |
hmm not to sure i think salmon u might have to get form tesco o iceland in barmouth in bags in the freezer hun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay | Barmouth, Barmouth LL42 1HB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Barmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 281234
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