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The Royal

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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New management - new beginnings

So the new guy in the place is really making an effort to sort out this place. It had been pretty... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
m1ssk2016
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North Wales, United Kingdom
Not bad at all

Nice little pub, friendly staff that serve as quick as they can, not a bad place to stop off at... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2015
jason c
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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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Jul 20, 2018
“New management, New pub”
Jul 18, 2018
“Excellent Venue”
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A characterful pub based in the heart of Colwyn Bay's vibrant town centre. The pub hosts regular games and events during the week. These include: Monday - Dominoes 5's &3's Tuesday - Free Jukebox from 5 pm Wednesday - Killer Pool Competition Friday...more
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25 Abergele Road, Colwyn Bay LL29 7RS, Wales
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Since being taken over by new management The Royal has become a really lovely place to be :) good entertainment, fair prices and a really welcoming atmosphere. A good selection of drinks on offer, a good variety of snacks (love a snack)😋 Definitely worth a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Excellent Venue. Staff are friendly and well presented! Great choice of drinks which my friends and I require (some picky ones in the group) Amazing live bands which a particularly enjoy and some of the best DJs in the area. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Good beers. Brilliant entertainment. attentive and friendly staff...... the manager isn't too bad either! Alone or with friends it's an inviting and spacious venue.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

So the new guy in the place is really making an effort to sort out this place. It had been pretty much run into the ground by previous staff/management and was known in the area for being a bit of a crap hole.. BUT NOW......More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Under new management. Really making an effort to bring a decent pub back to Colwyn Bay. Loving the initiative and new ideas for the place. Friendly staff and generally just a nice place to be.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

We did a bit of a walking tour of Colwyn Bay after parking a little out of town. It was raining so we took refuge in an impressive looking building with an attractive offer on its sign board outside the building. It said 2 beers...More

Date of experience: July 2017
4  Thank Reuben M
Mark S, General Manager at The Royal, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

We are sorry for your experience prior to when I took over in May 2018. Under your new steerage our staff are polite and full trained and our promotions and marketing are kept up to date and to a very high standard. We hope you...More

Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

staff are rubbish they only sell wines in little bottles and disgusting my little girl had a glass of come she couldn't drink it she said it was disgusting, I tried it not very nice, the ladies toilets all the locks apart from one don't...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank tillyliverpool03
Mark S, General Manager at The Royal, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

We are sorry for your experience prior to when I took over in May 2018. Under your new steerage our staff are polite and full trained and our promotions and marketing are kept up to date and to a very high standard. We hope you...More

Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on our way back from a concert as we had a while to wait for our bus. I asked for a large wine and was handed a small one. When I asked why assuming that it was just a mistake, I was...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank noodle1490
Mark S, General Manager at The Royal, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

We are sorry for your experience prior to when I took over in May 2018. Under your new steerage our staff are polite and full trained and our promotions and marketing are kept up to date and to a very high standard. We hope you...More

Reviewed November 1, 2015

Nice little pub, friendly staff that serve as quick as they can, not a bad place to stop off at all, stayed in the travel lodge last time so we pass the front door on the way to the rugby always pay them a visit...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed October 20, 2014

Colwyn Bay has a pretty dire pub culture.Only Weatherspoons is any good.The Royal is a grim place,daylong drinkers who seem to consume booze and in the pub porch smoke cigs seem to be the customer base in the day.Night is no better.Arguing drunk couples.Its a...More

Date of experience: October 2014
8  Thank Tom M
Mark S, General Manager at The Royal, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

We are sorry for your experience prior to when I took over in May 2018. Under your new steerage our staff are polite and full trained and our promotions and marketing are kept up to date and to a very high standard. We hope you...More

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