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Pharoah's Cellar Bar

17 Glandovey Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EB, Wales
+44 1654 767250
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
17 Glandovey Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EB, Wales
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were hungry after a long day on the road, so walked from our B&B and found this delightful restaurant. It was probably a little early for most, so we were able to get a table straight away. I had the spinach and mushroom lasagne,...More

Thank travelnut232017
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

As a long time resident of Aberdovey, we haven't been back to this restaurant for many years because it's always been terrible...however we were tempted back this evening because it's been a long time. Despite booking in advance, we were (squeezed in) on a tiny...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have eaten at the cellar bistro many many times over the past 15 years. We knew that it had changed hands and last night was our first experience wirh the new regime. Firstly I have to say that the food was...More

Thank Stephsearl
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Went in for a meal with the family. Steak nighy, obviously. Great deal. 7 adults and a toddler. We were allowed to pre-order so that our food was ready for when we arrived, as it was nearing the little one's bed time. The food was...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

When Marj had this restaurant, she did a superb job, but I recognise that she had to retire at some point. It is now owned by the staff from Shelleys Fish and Chip shop, also in Aberdovey. The name has changed to Shelleys Cellar Bistro....More

2  Thank Dave A
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is now called Shelleys cellar bistro. We called in here after receiving absolutely terrible Service at the sea breeze and it was fantastic. The service and food here was second to none. This place is a must if you are visiting Aberdovey.

Thank Hodgepodge16
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My partner and i ate here during our stay to Aberdovey over bank holiday weekend. We had previously eaten at the Cellar Bar before it had changed ownership, We were not disappointed! Amazing food and great service, nothing was too much trouble. Plenty of choice...More

Thank Meg L
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had been in Aberdovy for the weekend & decided to finish a lovely break away with Sunday lunch. We chose this restaurant as the reviews were really good. When we were seated there were 2 menus. One that had the 3 course meal deal....More

3  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We've eaten here a few times under the previous owners, but this is the first time since it's changed to 'Shelleys'... I have to say we were not disappointed and the meal and service were excellent. Can't wait to go again!

Thank Letslaminate
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This restaurant has recently changed hands and its name,it's now called Shelleys cellar bar.On a recent golfing trip myself and three friends went to Shelleys.There was plenty on the menu but Wednesday is fish night.Quite rare that our group would order fish but we all...More

2  Thank Calorjen
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29 December 2016|
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Response from AnneL2346KG | Reviewed this property |
I would think it will be open - there is mention of closure on the website. I would advise ringing them too.
22 July 2016|
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Response from AnneL2346KG | Reviewed this property |
it is closed all day on a Sunday
Sarah H
14 July 2015|
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Response from Bill C | Reviewed this property |
I would strongly advise booking as this restaurant is very popular. The earlier you can book the better.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Glandovey Terrace, Aberdovey, Snowdonia National Park LL35 0EB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Aberdovey
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 767250
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