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Glan yr Afon

A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
+44 1654 791285
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish stew” (2 reviews)
“puds” (2 reviews)
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We have visited this restaurant a few times before and have experienced very good meals. Today for starters, we ordered the Baked Camembert served with Onion Chutney to share, which was extremely nice. For main course we ordered Cod Loin with King Prawns in a...More

Thank susanwoodward
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked on the same day for an early evening meal and just managed to squeeze in. It was bustling with a good atmosphere and the staff were friendly and efficient. We had walked but there is a reasonable sized car park. It is situated...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm welcome, excellent food, they made you feel welcome and wanted, nothing was too much trouble. Would recommend a visit. Lovely village pub and area.

Thank chipperwales
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

A traditional Welsh family run pub. Very welcoming and a good find. We only used the pub as a quick refreshment pit stop during a long journey and it was ideal. They have a well kept beer garden with seating beside a typical Welsh river....More

Thank Gavin B B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I had a reasonably priced steak sandwich, it was served with peppercorn sauce which I was not sure about on a roll but worked perfectly. I love creme brûlée & I have tried many, this was the best I have had in a long time.

Thank Lyndsey G
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Good variety menu, good prices and friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Worth booking, as popular with locals as well as visitors to area.

Thank 2008J-V
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This is a gem of a restaurant with accompanying guest rooms in a separate place. Food is wonderful, service top notch.

Thank David M
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This is a regular venue for us when visiting the area. On this occasion we went for dinner twice and lunch once. Very friendly and I still as other reviews have noted. A very decent fixed price menu and all the portions are huge. We...More

Thank JandJ19
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We ate here as it's the associated restaurant to Llety Brynawel – the guest house owned by the same owners, Glyn and Corina. To be honest, I found it confusing having looked on here and seen different properties with different names (this is also called...More

Thank S4r4hL0u
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This place had been recommended to us so we booked a table in advance for Sunday lunch,on the way to Aberdovey where we were staying for a couple of nights. What a good choice this turned out to be....there was a lovely atmosphere in the...More

Thank David B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A493 | Pennal, Machynlleth SY20 9DW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 791285
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