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Pen y Cae Inn

Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
+44 1639 730100
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cajun chicken” (19 reviews)
“venison” (24 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a great lunch. Food was excellent would recommend this restaurant to anyone. Staff very friendly and helpful

Thank Donb897
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pleasant meal. Delightful surroundings. Pleasant, not too attentive staff. And the food.......... tastes as excellent as it looked. Pork lion was tender and very well cooked. My wife had steak that was perfect. Overall, a very pleasant experience I'd highly recommend

Thank Adey M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great, friendly service from all the staff. Such delicious food! Would go there time and time again!

Thank RWP85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place at the weekend. Group of us and everyone was catered for well. I was told I could have lots of GF options which was great. The lady who took the order was fantastic. The waiting staff weren’t as good. Bringing food to...More

Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food, brilliant service, a lovely place to sit down and have food also have a mini zoo around the back of the restaurant to keep the children entertained 👌🏻

Thank 222craig1986
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and I visited here today for lunch ,one of the best restaurants we have ever been to excellent food service and lovely staff and it was very clean and well maintained

Thank slaterlorraine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful pub in a stunning location. Easy to find and plenty of parking. The food was excellent- deep fried brie and the cheese and onion tart with a brownie for pudding. All were exquisite and beautifully presented. Excellent service too, very friendly and polite....More

1  Thank BigBeardedBob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my boyfriend as a spur of the moment decision. What a fab decision! Found this gem in Wales! Lush food - I had one of the specials- venison in a red wine and blackcurrant / peppercorn sauce with mashed potato and veg. The...More

1  Thank Alexis T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a lovely atmosphere in this pub, the service is excellent and there is a great menu. Never had a bad meal here and it has lovely squidgy sofas where you can relax after you've eaten.

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for a family birthday for our Grandsons 21st .OMG It was fantastic , the girls were amazing , could'nt do enough for you ...Very pleasant even though they were very busy .Also for the children the is a small animal micro type Zoo in...More

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Ian W
November 26, 2017|
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Response from adjsouthwales | Reviewed this property |
I had the beef and it was pink/medium, cooked perfectly and extremely tender. The homemade Yorkshire pudding was amazing!
Val H
May 18, 2017|
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Response from TOTTENHAMWales | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's about 4hrs to the penycae. Hope this helps?!.
March 22, 2016|
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Response from katielew500 | Reviewed this property |
I took my dog with me. If you let them know when you're booking so they will allocate seating downstairs for you as I don't think dogs are allowed upstairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae SA9 1FA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Pen-y-cae
  • Phone Number: +44 1639 730100
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