We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

The Buck Hotel

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Main Street, Caersws, Newtown SY17 5EL, Wales
0871 951 1000
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

15 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 15: English reviews
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016 via mobile

This pub is hardley ever open at the minute. Never open daytimes and occasionally open weekends from.bout 5ish. Doesnt fo food but does have a huge function roon.

1 Thank Nicola L
Hereford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
143 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

During the latter part of 2013, stayed overnight on three separate One Night Stays. Room comfortable and most important warm. Food main stream Pub Grub.......Only downside was the quality of the "real ales" thought they tried to offer to many, as a result quality below average . Owners and staff, always a pleasure to deal with.

1 Thank PallMallxii
Newtown, Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Cracking lunch enjoyed by the whole family,3 courses with a good selection of starters, mains and puddings. Reasonably prriced, and delivered piping hot by attentive and friendly staff 10/10

Thank Howard T
Peacehaven, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Just had a meal at this pub and wow we weren't disappointed. Huge portions, too much to eat. Lovely home cooked food. Friendly staff. Recommend to all if you are in this neck of the woods. We walked from Trewythen Lodges and what a lovely walk it was.

1 Thank jan B
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

We visited The Buck whilst staying at some log cabins nearby we booked the night before and they had availability despite being really busy on the night. We had three great courses and really enjoyed the food and ambience. I would recommend this little gem.

1 Thank porter8224
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We called in the Buck Hotel for Sunday lunch after my Brother recommended it to us.We were given a warm welcome by the lady serving the drinks .There was no room in the Restaurant but she kindly offered us a place to eat in the bar which was nice and cosy. The drinks were very reasonably priced and the beer... More 

Thank kjkazza
Naples, Florida
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We are local and it's a treat to be able to walk to this superb restaurant and pub in one. The food is of the highest quality and cooked with care and attention, local fresh ingredients are used. Fast food it's not, but when busy the wait is well worth it. We had a great evening with a good selection... More 

Thank john P
Caersws, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
60 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

To await the arrival of family travelling from Australia who had booked accommodation at The Buck Hotel, 14 of us decided to get together and Sunday lunch. With three young children and one vegetarian among our group, the service came well up to standard with a highchair provided for the littlest member of our group and nothing too much trouble.... More 

Thank auntielin
Level Contributor
35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This was our second visit to the Buck Hotel. We had tried to visit earlier in the week and discovered that they only do food on certain evenings. The pub has a typical local feel to it and we were given a warm welcome and we were told that the restaurant was closed but they were doing bar food. The... More 

Thank Anastie
Level Contributor
126 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The food here is absolutely amazing!! It is worth the drive just for the food. We had both dinner and lunch meals. There are great choices and comes with lots of vegetables as extras. The desserts were delish. And the service - awesome! Staff was very attentive and on hand as required.

1 Thank Ram0na_M

Travelers who viewed The Buck Hotel also viewed

Newtown, Powys

Been to The Buck Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Caersws, Newtown SY17 5EL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Newtown  >  Caersws
  • Phone Number: 0871 951 1000

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from The Buck Hotel staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?