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White Lion Hotel

) #10 of 27 Restaurants in Machynlleth $$ - $$$ , British,
10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Wales
+44 1654 703455
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“ham” (4 reviews)
“welsh beef” (2 reviews)
“pub food” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Wales
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11 - 20 of 150 reviews

Reviewed 3 January 2017

Staying at a nearby hotel, we popped in for a couple of drinks one evening. Rustic furniture, plenty of customers, many of whom were eating. Seems popular with locals with a variety of entertainment available during the week.

Thank aldo17
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Excellent range of pub grub on the menu including a choice of up-market daily specials. They always have a selection of Real Ales to sample then consume! The White Lion has a lively atmosphere and you will not feel like your alone any time of...More

1  Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 December 2016

As most of you know my Parent live in Newtown and we try to see them as often as we can. well our family "Christmas" had come round again !! - My wife had urgent business in Goa (India) to attend to and couldn't make...More

1  Thank Steve A
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We enjoyed a very pleasant afternoon at the White lion on a market day in Machynlleth .We shared a platter of food which was tasty and reasonably priced.There was a great range of cask ales and the welcome from sfaff and locals was warm and...More

1  Thank williamsalyn6
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled in off the street just before 6 mid week, managed to find a couple of tables in the back room and we were helped straight away to clear and put them together. The pub was two reserved tables from being full so a...More

1  Thank Twisted F
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Really good Pub with a wide choice of real beers as well as an extensive, sensibly priced, menu. Good parking off road at the back and they do have rooms too.

Thank routem
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went in here for lunch. An attractive old style pub. Service was prompt we had sandwiches and chips. The bread was nice but no butter! This made the food rather dry, especially my wife's ham on which she had to put mayonaisse. Just a...More

Thank Swan2555
Reviewed 24 September 2016

After an exhausting drive over the mountains from Llandudno we stopped for coffee & cakes @ the Machynlleth White Lion Hotel. The environment is warm & friendly with on street car parking close by. The bar service is quick and the tables were all clean...More

Thank CyberSecureDave
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Quick service, decent portions, tasty traditional pub fare and very good value. Could do with someone to clear glasses and wipe tables.

Thank DavidC1982
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I visited this establishment recently with my family and I was seated at table R5, at this point I was very impressed and we placed our orders. From there things went down hill very rapidly when our food came out it was that burnt you...More

3  Thank James A
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Is there Parking facilities?
9 July 2015|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a large car at the rear of the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 703455
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