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White Lion Inn

Llanelian-yn-Rhos | Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay LL29 8YA, Wales
+44 1492 515807
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lamb” (17 reviews)
“sunday roast” (12 reviews)
“stew” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 3:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Llanelian-yn-Rhos | Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay LL29 8YA, Wales
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

perfect for everyone and would highly recommend Simon and Nina are both great and the pub has a brilliant atmosphere

Thank JordanNesbitt1990
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely hearty food of great quality in a traditional pub setting. Great menu selections with not just the pub classics, but new and exciting dishes and a great specials board.

Thank milcv
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere is great the owners are very friendly. I have ordered a lot off the menu and nothing ever disappoints including the desserts. Competitively priced and a hidden little gem!

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a traditional country pub but the food is several notches better than your average pub food. We can recommend the "Somerset chicken."

Thank Ceiniog
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Excellent food, great atmosphere. My wife and I visited on a Sunday lunch time. I had the Turkey and my wife had chicken. I can only describe the food as excellent! My wife needs a gluten free menu and the waitress was very helpful and...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Fabulous meal for 10 of us including 2 children. The staff looked after us the whole time. The food was fabulous and really tasty. The kids menu was good too.

Thank Sheila O
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

If you like good food and live music this is the place. Quieter at lunchtime this friendly pub often has bands come to play and was the starting place for Colwyn Bay's ukulele scene.

Thank 540LucyF
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Arrived here in the middle of a snowy walk. Was just going to have a hot drink, but then accidentally had Sunday lunch. Food was delicious - I had Somerset chicken after much deliberation; the other contender was pie of the day. Husband had chef's...More

Thank Lexi B
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Had the set menu it was delicious. Service very attentive and the food served hot and ample potions. Good selection of veggies and potatoes. highly recommended

Thank TheLoungeBar
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Booked a table with little time to spare but found the manager more than accommodating. A group of 4 of us arrived and were pleasantly welcomed and the service was excellent. We all had starters and mains and every dish from the Deep Fried Goats...More

Thank ClarkeGriswald7
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31 July 2016|
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Response from Amanda022017 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely do. But in a small room big enough for 2 adults and 2 dogs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llanelian-yn-Rhos | Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay LL29 8YA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Conwy County  >  Colwyn Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1492 515807
  • E-mail
The White Lion is possibly the oldest country Pub and Restaurant in North Wales with parts of the building reputed to date back over 1200 years. We offer a wide selection of food from sandwiches to beautiful home cooked food, fine wines, and cask conditioned real ales, all served up in a friendly relaxed atmosphere.
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