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The Hand Hotel Restaurant & Bar

€€ - €€€, British,
Church Street, Chirk, Wales
+44 1691 773472
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lambs liver” (4 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Church Street, Chirk, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the canal over from NZ. Popped up for a quick look at Chirk. Found The Hand pub. Presently surprised. Great selection of gins so had to have one. Nice bar staff friendly atmosphere and nice decor/location. Would have liked to have stayed for a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived in Chirk early to go to appointment which wasn't due to after 09:00am, so I went into the hand hotel for breakfast and order tea and toast.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for lunch on a Tuesday and opted for the 2 meals for £10 deal. Weren't expecting much, but we both had an 8 ounce gammon with egg, chips and salad. Simple enough, but it was really nice - cooked perfectly - and served...More

1  Thank Marrick-7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although the wheelchair access could be better (portable metal ramps up two lots of steps), the quality of this hotel is so good, it surely offsets this minor issue. The food here is excellent, the staff friendly and very helpful, and it's a wonderful venue...More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely selection of veggie dishes with diners request attentively catered to. It’s the second time we have visited The hand and for a treat at the end of a long walk it can’t be bettered. Thanks to dining staff and chief.

Thank Firstian
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We visited here Sunday for a meal whilst in the area on Holiday, two families with five young children. The staff were so welcoming and the food was absolutely fantastic, the burger I had was probably one of the best I have ever had, cheese...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived here from our mooring on the Llangollen Canal. It’s a decent walk up the hill into Chirk, but worth the effort. The staff are friendly, the beer is good and the food reasonable.

1  Thank sookeico1
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Whilst out on a walking trip in the area, we decided to call into The Hand for a lunchtime pint, having observed a meal being brought to another couple we ordered the Haddock & chips and were not disappointed ! A good sized portion of...More

2  Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Had a really good Christmas lunch at the Hand. It was a large group of friends but the standard did not slip. It's great when you go for a meal and it turns out to be better than you expected!!

1  Thank Stephenll14
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We were served in the restaurant by a young woman ( The Assistant Manager ? )and a young man. Both were most efficient and pleasant. We look forward to the next time we are in Chirk and The Hand.We are glad that some people had...More

1  Thank Sue C
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6 August 2017|
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Response from H G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I only just saw your question. It is a car park at the back and they have built houses and a large new medical centre, so I would guess the yew trees are probably gone now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Chirk, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Wrexham County  >  Chirk
  • Phone Number: +44 1691 773472
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