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The Tavern on the Bay

$$ - $$$, British,
Red Wharf Bay, Pentraeth LL75 8RJ, Wales
+44 1248 852751
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“ribeye steak” (11 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Welsh, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Red Wharf Bay, Pentraeth LL75 8RJ, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We live locally and cannot fault the Tavern on the Bay, it is located on the lane down to Red Wharf Bay, signed St David's follow this lane through Caravan Park to the beach. Good parking. We visit regularly and in our opinion it is...More

Thank zigzag261
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate here on the 12th of September and again on 14th both times could not fault service, polite efficient and food excellent. Fabulous location views unfortunately spoiled by rain would definitely return and recommend.

Thank Louise1018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a gem on the beach front wonderful staff and coffee and cake lovely, enjoy the beautiful views from this pub/ restaurant.

Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We've been visiting Anglesey for 15 years now and we'd never tried this place, mainly because we just hadn't heard of it. Well I can 100% say we'll be back and very soon. So many places advertise themselves as a "Gastro Pub" and just shove...More

Thank RobWlko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fitted us in last minute. Food superb. Cannot fault yet again. The starters through to the desserts were sublime. Thank you - we will keep returning as we are extremely happy with what you offer.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were like looking for somewhere to eat whilst on Anglesey with our dog and we came across the Tavern on the Bay. The food was gorgeous - I had a burger and my husband had the lamb - we will definitely visit again. The...More

Thank T9350WHsamantham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited today for the first time although my wife has been previously. Unfortunately the weather was really miserable so the views from the restaurant were limited. The menu was wide ranging which included a Specials board. The food was excellent and the portions not too...More

1  Thank ElwynJ_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very difficult place to book a table . Phoned several times went straight to voicemail, emailed and no reply , had to wait to we arrived at are lodge on st davids to physically go in and book a table ! Only...More

Thank ladymary67
TheTavernontheBay, Marketing and Standards Coordinator at The Tavern on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mary - Just wanted to let you know Park Owners do have a preferential service at The Tavern. You should have received an email around 13th July this year. We offer exclusivity on a Friday evening between 8.30pm - 9.30pm, we hold back several...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were treated by my nephew and niece for my husbands birthday and what a lovely place Setting - views out over the Irish Sea and a stunning sunset Food - just amazing Service - great A bit noisy but small rice to pay for...More

Thank Droopydrawrs52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I called to book and it was confirmed on the phone. When we arrived, the booking could not be found. We asked for the code to get out of the parking. The first number given by staff was an invalid one and when I came...More

Thank Khalidsani
TheTavernontheBay, Marketing and Standards coordinator at The Tavern on the Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Shame on trip advisor, another review from somebody who hasn't even eaten at the establishment they choose to review!!

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August 1, 2017|
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Response from Delpiero83 | Reviewed this property |
at this time of year it is very busy. you have more chance of someone being able to answer the phone before 12 or between 2.30 and 5 as they do not have a receptionist to answer the phone all day.
June 25, 2017|
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Response from NadaMais2 | Reviewed this property |
It's according to the time of visit ,I would reserve ,Enjoy , if you do go without reserving and can't get in ,pop down to the beach area ,two more nice restuarants
February 8, 2017|
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Response from IfanMorus | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we were an adults only group. However, as it is a camp/caravan park I should imagine there is a kids' menu. There were children eating there!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $54
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Wharf Bay, Pentraeth LL75 8RJ, Wales (Formerly The Tavern 1924)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Anglesey  >  Pentraeth
  • Phone Number: +44 1248 852751
  • E-mail
Set within an area of outstanding natural beauty only a short drive from the village of Pentraeth The Tavern benefits from idyllic coastal views of Red Wharf Bay & beyond. The Tavern defines itself as a waterfront Restaurant with classically trained chefs, with its distinctive decor and restaurant essence you can expect to enjoy an inspired menu from fresh, local produce.
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