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Number Twenty One

$$ - $$$British, ,
21 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
+44 1654 703382
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“whitebait” (20 reviews)
“welsh lamb” (10 reviews)
“hanger steak” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Welsh, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We called in here on Wednesday morning which is market day in Machynlleth, just as the café was starting to become busy. We ordered coffees and I also had a delicious chunk (more than a usual slice) of carrot cake. A very pleasant lady served...More

Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 6 September 2017

It's very cosy and combined with the very friendly service, it makes one feel good and welcome. The choice on the menu is good and they can make something especially for kids. The lunch had many extras and it all tasted very nice. The drinks...More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Nicely cooked food but over-priced. Chicken schnitzel that looked like a breaded piece from any supermarket, fries and lettuce leaf with garlic dip - at a steep £12. My trout was lovely but served with too much parsley oil, tasteless aioli and shaved fennel that...More

1  Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for breakfast by chance last year and that was so good that we fancied coming back to try the dinner menu. We called in on a busy Friday evening and was lucky enough to get a table. There is good choice on the menu...More

Thank Gavin J
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Called in for lunch on the off-chance and all three of us had the trout, which was quite exceptional. Puds were good too, as was the bara brith. Not expensive and good value. But beware of the typically Welsh hours - get there early !...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Number Twenty One is tiny and you must book during holiday season to ensure a table because it gets busy and deservedly so. Starters of mozzarella with slow roasted tomatoes, basil pesto and olive oil for my wife and cheddar cheese and roasted garlic croquettes...More

1  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Great choices, friendly staff and fab prices... you really get what you pay for!! Lovely coffees and we really enjoyed the homemade sourdough toast!

Thank leliza2
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We came for breakfast on Wednesday morning as the place was shut Sun/Mon/Tues (in the middle of summer??) and we were told by the owners of our holiday cottage that it was the best place to eat in Machynlleth. We both had an omelette which...More

1  Thank rachellowe1
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We were on the way to the beach with the kids and decided to stop in Machynlleth for some lunch (we were waiting for the rain to stop). We arrived without booking and the staff were great and very welcoming despite being busy with the...More

Thank RobN-P
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff in a really nice environment. Bar a brith was homemade and the best we had in Wales. Well worth going here.

Thank Ed G
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Christine W
30 November 2017|
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Response from RobOxted | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Heol Maengwyn, Machynlleth SY20 8EB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 703382
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