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The Bear Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Market Square, Llandovery SA20 0AB, Wales
+44 1550 721777
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Market Square, Llandovery SA20 0AB, Wales
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife went to the Bear for a quick cuppa and stayed for the homemade warm welsh cakes and clotted cream, jam and scones. Superb !. The decor is unique and really quirky but fabulous. We loved it. Nowhere we have ever been...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jimmV3216XS
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Nice place to have a drink - lovely decor though it was a tad chilly when we visited - could maybe do with a bit more heating. Nice local Brecon gin on offer :-)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gilters123
Reviewed 22 September 2018

A very comfortable pub with a pleasant atmosphere good food good service and very reasonable prices will certainly be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Came here because we’d heard they do good, hearty food. As soon as we had sat down, we were impressed with the decor and the seating areas of the pub. Lovely comfortable chairs, with big & spacious tables. The waitress was absolutely lovely, and was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank SingingNinjas
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We were on our way back to Hay-on-Wye from New Quay and decided to stop for something to eat. The Bear produced some good food, especially the Polish dish. We had an excellent bottle of wine between 3 of us (I was driving!) and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank funnelljohn7
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here one wet Saturday afternoon. Loved the decor and atmosphere. Ordered 2 sets of sandwiches which were huge portions and very tasty. Excellent value. Excellent service during our stay. Highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MCD38
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Ended up here by chance on our way to Tenby. When we arrived the poor girls had no electricity in the kitchen so asked us to take a seat at a non reserved table and they would try and get things sorted ASAP. I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We arrived early evening for a meal. We were made to feel most welcome. There is a very pleasant atmosphere about the place and we all felt very comfortable eating there. I enjoyed my chicken salad as did my wife who also enjoyed a very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tim F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

two recent visits one for coffee and scones , excellent but cant judge on just that so returned for family lunch Bank holiday Monday , booked a table but still nice and quiet, we ordered starters and mains , our fault too much food ,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank martinBartonLeClay
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Really great friendly service. Really good value for money. The food was great. Chips were amazing! Interior of restaurant is lovely and very atmospheric.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank RenaD18
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15 July 2017|
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Response from Jim J | Reviewed this property |
yes there are three separate eating areas, two of them would be big enough for what you want. there is also tables and chairs on the square outside which would be ideal if the weather was nice. I would suggest you ring the... More
17 January 2017|
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Response from janeljuniper | Reviewed this property |
It's also not terribly big, hence I would imagine why the menu is not online perhaps.
1 August 2016|
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Response from PallMallxii | Reviewed this property |
Would thinly they do, as public walk way
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Square, Llandovery SA20 0AB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Llandovery
  • Phone Number: +44 1550 721777
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