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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, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pen Y Garnedd, Llanelltyd, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 2TA, Wales
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Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were back in beautiful Dolgellau for four days this July, and booked the wonderful Mawddach restaurant six weeks ahead ... just as well, as it was fully-booked when we turned up for dinner on Saturday evening and Sunday lunch. We enjoyed leisurely, peaceful drinks...More

1  Thank 1Muso
Reviewed July 19, 2014

Food was good but the portions were small and we felt that it was overpriced. We had a smallish portion of fish that cost £15 and came with a small amount of mash. My burger was also expensive and came with a few chips but...More

3  Thank Roberto9
Reviewed July 2, 2014

Our family was treated to a last minute Sunday lunch. Reserved only 3 hours before, we were treated on arrival and delighted to see that there was a lift for less mobile customers. The restaurant is upstairs with wonderful far fetching views of surrounding countryside....More

2  Thank Nettytravel
Reviewed June 9, 2014

This restaurant has one of the most beautiful views of any in the UK. On a lovely sunny evening we shared aperitifs looking out across the estuary to Cader Idris. Idyllic. The food was very nice, not cheap but good. The menu is quite limited...More

3  Thank paula1756
Reviewed June 7, 2014

My wife and I are regular lunchtime visitors to this restaurant and it never fails to please. I must take exception to the reviewer who thought the chips were frozen. I can assure them that not on any occasion when we have visited have the...More

1  Thank Geoff and Teres... C
Reviewed June 2, 2014

Our daughter and her husband brought us here to celebrate our 39th anniversary and it was a wonderful night. We had a great table with a view of the farms and got to watch a sheep dog work a hers in the meadow. The restaurant...More

2  Thank Steve408
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

We went here to celebrate our anniversary. Wanted to go for years and it was so worth the wait! Everything from the cocktails, to the beautiful food (locally sourced & from their own farm) I fell in love with the place, charming & modern so...More

2  Thank SarahH74_2012
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Cycled over to the Mawddach restaurant after reading great reviews about the place, been wanting to visit for a while to check the place out to have my birthday celebrations held there but was very disappointed with the food mainly the chips which were frozen!!!...More

5  Thank Rich S
Reviewed May 27, 2014

Sorry not to see you recently, but your menus just are,nt to our taste at the moment. PLEASE change the veggie dish and put on more fish meals. Bring back the ham and eggs for lunch as well! We,ve had some great meals on the...More

2  Thank MerchGogleddCymru
Reviewed May 24, 2014

We went here as a family of four after a recommendation. We were met at the bar and served drinks while ordering. My children asked if they could have a burger, however this was not an option on the children's menu. As burgers were on...More

10  Thank JHT811
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Is there space outside for kids to run around safely?
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
Are you open on a Monday? N
July 16, 2016|
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Response from Robbuch | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $51
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
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 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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