We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Royal Oak Inn

Rhandirmwyn, Llandovery SA20 0NY, Wales
+44 1550 760201
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (10 reviews)
“berry crumble” (5 reviews)
“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
Open Now
Steakhouse, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Rhandirmwyn, Llandovery SA20 0NY, Wales
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (129)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 128 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 4 middle-aged men on a motorcycle trip through Wales. The Royal Oak was every bit as good as it sounded when I booke the rooms online. We were instantly made to feel welcome and the friendly staff couldn't have done...More

Thank I8276CRadamw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely friendly pub with good lunch time menu selection. Hope to visit on our next holiday and sample the dinner evening menu.

Thank greypowerKentEngland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the area for a week and planned to visit a number of local hostelries as part of our culinary education. In the end, the food, the welcome and the beer served up by the friendly staff at The Royal Oak inveigled us...More

1  Thank FiNicks
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Stayed here for one night. The Pub itself is very homely and the staff are extremely friendly and welcoming, ample space in the beer garden which is were we ate and sat out for most of the evening. The food was very tasty and presentation...More

Thank Ourmaude
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Called in for an evening meal here last week during a house-hunting trip. We have stayed here previously and we were remembered. The pub, being in such a stunning location was quite busy. My husband was not too hungry so just had a prawn cocktail....More

1  Thank Tpouvtn
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Lovely pub with rooms. Full of character and locals. Great selection of beers and fantastic food. I had a double ensuite room that was very comfortable. Superb locally produced breakfast. Quite remote but in a stunning location

Thank Michaelbel
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We spent 2 afternoons here as we returned the following day for food after visiting the dam. Thanks everyone As we were staying in close by Cynghordy we spent a few hours in here and the staff were very friendly and it was a relaxing...More

Thank 239cw
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We enjoyed an outstanding Sunday lunch here, with some of the best Welsh beef we've ever eaten. The menu was simple and everything was local and delicious. Top quality welcome, great selection of drinks and we would not hesitate to return. The prawn cocktail starter...More

Thank Dinah L
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We originally booked for two nights, and this became four! This is a lovely pub surrounded by magnificent scenery. The breakfasts were extremely good and matched by the lunches and dinners that we also had. The draught real ales were wonderful and changed several times...More

Thank Chris50Devon
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Such a lovely pub with that outstanding combination of a truly friendly service combined with great food. Try the Sunday roast

Thank chloe h
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Bronfelin Holiday Cottage
23 reviews
8.95 km away
Neuadd Arms Hotel
108 reviews
9.86 km away
Belle Vue Hotel
48 reviews
9.93 km away
Lasswade Country House Hotel
58 reviews
9.99 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Old Printing Office
128 reviews
9.55 km away
Carlton Riverside
124 reviews
9.77 km away
The Shoe Makers Arms
162 reviews
16.40 km away
Lake Country House
58 reviews
16.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
Llyn Brianne Dam and Reservoir
77 reviews
4.80 km away
Llanwrtyd Wells Heritage and Arts Centre
20 reviews
10.02 km away
Dolaucothi Gold Mines
419 reviews
12.59 km away
Myddfai Community Hall & Visitor Centre
83 reviews
13.70 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Jocelyn W
9 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Walker1066 | Reviewed this property |
8 July 2015|
Response from rachelbyrne | Property representative |
We serve food between 12-2pm & 6.30-9.30pm every day. We are open for drinks 12-2 & 6-11pm everyday. We can open for larger groups between our standard opening times by prior arrangement. I hope this helps. Regards, Rachel
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rhandirmwyn, Llandovery SA20 0NY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Llandovery
  • Phone Number: +44 1550 760201
  • E-mail
Serving locally sourced, home cooked food, We strive to make a homely, warm atmosphere where real food and ales can be enjoyed. A comprehensive wine list, with many wines available by the glass is also on offer. The Royal Oak Inn also offers Bed and Breakfast. There is a garden with far reaching views across the Upper Towy Valley and real log fires.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing