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Scholars

$$ - $$$, British,
Queens Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH, Wales
+44 1970 615241
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“beef” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Queens Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH, Wales
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11 - 20 of 114 reviews

Reviewed October 31, 2016

looks nice from outside, pretty ordinary fairly basic and rough looking pub inside. No comforts or reason to want to stay there except as a drinking den - for some people that would be perfect, but it's a rather limited offer.

Thank DPG_12
Reviewed October 25, 2016

The Sunday Roast here is really good. The location is excellent and the cosy quaint interior is wonderful. Will definitely return.

Thank al-mondo76
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Scholars is a uni graduate/lecturer favourite. Great selection of beers and pub food, sometimes a wait for food - live bands. Busy on weekends. Great Sunday carvery

Thank devs436
Reviewed October 16, 2016

I was in two minds whether to visit having seen two sides from other reviewers. Sunday lunch proved to be busy as expected.my mid 50's wife and I were the youngest by 30 years and yes the music was too loud. However the beer was...More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed September 30, 2016

The bolognaise topped pizza is very generous - sufficient for 2 ! Nice ambience, friendly staff. Careful where you sit - music can be overwhelming conversations !

Thank Andy M
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Dropping my sister off at uni and Italian food was the only thing we fancied, after seeing great reviews and hearing that Scholars had Little Italy in the upstairs of the pub, we thought we'd give it a go. Had an amazing meal and I...More

Thank crost1
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

The carvery Sunday lunch at Scholars is lovely. Served from 12 till after 3. Choice of 3 meats..beef turkey and pork.. wide choice of vegetables and potatoes. Plenty of meat and all very tasty indeed for £7.95 only!!! However...... On the negative side the veg...More

Thank briannefyn
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

This place is a must if you visit Aberystwyth !!! Me and my parter booked scholars whilst on a weekend away. A really warming and rustic feel to the place, and the food and service are spot on ! We will definitely be returning on...More

Thank dan291091
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Had to go to Aberystwyth on business and was taken to the little Italy part of scholars what a great night lovely friendly staff and superb food the perfect combination. Would definitely go there again!!

Thank Abby F
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Came here after a local recommendation in the area looking for good food after an open day at the uni. Great food and a great atmosphere, would definitely come again!

Thank Jake S
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Hi there, it may be a little late for you, but there is no need to book at Scholars. Cheers!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $22
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 615241
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