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Bwyty Mawddach Restaurant

Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
+44 1341 421752
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was pretty close to flawless. They were really nice, took us at short notice, have a lovely dining room, and made us feel very welcome. Between us, we had two kids’ meals (the pasta with tomato sauce received raves), a roast cod with...More

Thank Margo C
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Lovely Restaurant would highly recommend, the best meal out I've had in the area, the food was so tasty, service was excellent and it is just such a nice atmosphere and perfect views.

Thank MynyddoeddEryri
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We went as a group of seven, everyone agreed that the food and service were exceptional. A great menu, cooked excellently, everything was fresh and very tasty. The orange and almond cake was one of the best desserts I've had. On top of this, the...More

2  Thank TheTelephone
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Had Sunday lunch here with friends - none of us had been here previously - the views are absolutely stunning from the restaurant - ask for a seat with a view - well worth it. The food was delicious - we had a variety of...More

2  Thank 631SuW
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Our Easter Sunday lunch was outstanding. First, an excellent champagne cocktail in the bar, gazing at the snowy peaks of Cader Idris. Then a table upstairs with the same view plus the estuary meandering towardd Barmouth. A starter salad with honey dressing had a feast...More

1  Thank 1Muso
Reviewed April 4, 2018

What a gem of a place this is. Set in a fantastic location and a really unique property that has been fantastically designed and organised over two levels to give a great experience both pre meal and during the meal. Had a lovely G&T in...More

1  Thank BeniIrons
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a superb meal at Mawddach last Saturday. An excellent menu with good choice of fish, meat and vegetarian dishes using fresh ingredients. There was a good selection of reasonably priced wine. The service was attentive without being over the top. We will definitely...More

1  Thank CPM2013
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

We saw in the New Year at Bwyty Mawddach, and it was as brilliant as ever. The food was superb. From the minute you walk in there's a lovely ambience (on this side of the kitchen door, anyway - probably not on the other, because...More

Thank 1Muso
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I came here for our New Year’s Eve meal whilst staying in the local area and we had an absolutely beautiful evening start to finish. Unfortunately it was dark when we arrived so we couldn’t see any of the views outside the...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Another great visit to this lovely restaurant who catered for my husband's 60th. There were 14 of us in total and the food and service were impeccable. We've visited many times after it was recommended by a local farmer and his wife and it's never...More

Thank Bren P
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April 4, 2017|
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Response from Edward069 | Property representative |
Hi, We have a large terrace outside the front of the Restaurant where families can have a drink or dine, although we don't have an area where children can run around outside I'm afraid. Regards Will-Owner
July 16, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $53
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Dolgellau  >  Llanelltyd
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 421752
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