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Scholars

€€ - €€€, British,
Queens Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH, Wales
+44 1970 615241
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (12 reviews)
“pasta dish” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Queens Road, Aberystwyth SY23 2HH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 'local' for three years even when living in different places with plenty of pubs in between. Lovely owners and bar staff, couldn't be better. Pool table is a good edition along with darts! Atmosphere is amazing with the option of a personal choice of...More

Thank Clodagh M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are absolutely lovely, with a rustic and authentic local décor. Always guaranteed a good pint, jager shot, you name it. It is good.

Thank Fleuryet
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for a carvery and stayed for the pub quiz. The girl with the brown hair behind the bar is really helpful and a good laugh for the quiz (even is she can't pronounce things)

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

sunday carvery here is lovely and reasonably priced, never been disappointed. would say come early as it does get full and if your disabled you might want to go elsewhere as toilets are upstairs and a lot of different levels even on ground floor.

Thank imalive999
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

What an amazing place! Loads of character and the food was absolutely delicious! One of the best Sunday lunches I have ever had! Compliments to the chef :D

Thank Woodhead03
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here on Sunday (8th oct) was in aber visiting my daughter for her birthday, knowing I love my Sunday dinner she recommended scholars.. welcoming staff on arrival, served quickly and efficiently, the Sunday carvery was delicious opted for the 3 meats beef, pork and...More

Thank nickyjay40
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Friendly atmosphere in here. Really nice pub in Aber although it's surprisingly quiet in there. Lovely staff and food.

Thank Wildheart65
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Let's be clear I like Scholars and have been going there for two years but yesterday's visit was a bit of a let down. The staff are polite and helpful but the place is under staffed with people being left standing at the bar waiting...More

Thank raadjjh
Reviewed 2 September 2017

My friends and l were after a halfway decent Carvery and were told about this pub. Staff were friendly and carvery was plentiful and tasty. Vegetarian option not a problem. So far all good. However, every surface touched was sticky. It's not a 'cared for'...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We read all of the great reviews of this place on this website and were sadly disappointed. We walked in - no one spoke to us - we sat down at a table and after a 10 minute wait decided to fetch the menus ourselves...More

Thank davidhbryant1961
Tom C, Manager at Scholars, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi David, I am disappointed to hear that you didn't enjoy your experience with us at Scholars, and apologise for the condition of the tables and menus you described in your review. Here at Scholars we pride ourselves on the cleanliness of the venue and...More

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Karen W
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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
US$7 - US$23
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
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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