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The Five Arches Tavern

Five Arches | St. George Street, Tenby, Wales
01834842513
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Ranked #30 of 81 restaurants in Tenby
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $33
Cuisines: British
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Wigan, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

my wife and myself just had two great days in tenby.we went for a lovely meal at the five arches tavern. the food was excellent and at good price. after the meal we stayed for a couple of drinks in the bar. we were made very welcome by the landlord and his friendly staff. great food great beer great place.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Me and my family have been to Tenby many times over the past 12 years and have been to nearly every restaurant/pub. This is by far the best here. It is warm, cosy and lovely.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Food excellent,large portions!!!!! Owners were welcoming,staff excellent,we enjoyed it that much we went back again !

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Burton on Trent
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

There's nothing pretentious about the restaurant on the first floor of this pub. My husband and wanted a meal at 8pm on a Friday night in Tenby. We hadn't booked anywhere and found that some places were really busy with no spaces for us. There was no problem getting a table and the waitresses were very helpful and friendly. We... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Been in Tenby all week eating out every night at different pubs.All have been good apart from this one.We went in the upstairs restaurant.We both had lasagne,the lasagne was served on a plate in a sloppy mess,it was greasy and tasteless.One was served with frozen chips and tinned peas the other with jacket potato and peas.The jacket potato looked horrible... More

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Farnborough
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Great service and beautiful crab. Returned and tried their roast on Sunday. This was also excellent. I would highly recommend this pub/restaurant.

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

we all went back to the five arches, along with our friends from Holland. allan, sue and the staff, could not make us feel more welcome. I cant recommend the five arches high enough, with good food and good range of drinks, you cant go far wrong. it is easy to find, so give it a try we went back... More

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Aberbargoed, null, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

waitresses did not seem to know what to do or serve next, customers were served out of order, some customers were there before us, they even asked the waitress if they had to order their food at the bar, she replied no that when she had finished cleaning down the table next to them she would come and take their... More

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Staff are extremely welcoming and friendly. We had an extremely pleasant meal with generous portion sizes too. We definitely visit again.

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Bridgend
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We had ham and tomato sandwiches along with beef and onion they were really nice fresh bread and a small garnish with them . Staff were friendly lovely log fire nice and clean. Would eat here again

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