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White Lion Hotel

€€ - €€€, British,
10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
+44 1654 703455
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“ale pie” (4 reviews)
“ham eggs” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Firstly I have to say we were made to feel very welcome by the young lady behind the bar & had we just had a drink I'm sure we would have left happy. However, the food was very poor. Both meals had lukewarm chips which...More

Thank spanielsontour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In town on business so came here for a relaxed meal in a pub atmosphere and that’s exactly what we got. Nice menu with lots of variety. I went for the double lamb chop and boyfriend had pie and chips. Food came quickly and while...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a cup of tea and chips and cheese. Sat next to a real fire which was a lovely touch. The tea was nice and the chips and cheese were good too. Dog friendly and people friendly!

Thank Karina F
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My wife and I dropped in for a meal a couple of Sundays ago. We were very disappointed in the meal we had.The portions were very small for the money. The menu was very pricey as it was, so you can imagine how disappointed we...More

Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Having looked for somewhere to leave the bike , I entered the pub through a back entrance, which I nearly didn’t see, due to the thick cloud of cigarette smoke. It would seem this is the designated smoking area, right by an entrance....I’d only decided...More

Thank joshl0595
Reviewed 3 January 2018

No fish and chips left. So I decided to have steak and Guiness pie, served with chips and peas and gravy. £10.50 for 'pie and chips' seems very over priced, especially when you have a VERY small portion of chips (handful if lucky), and a...More

Thank Markdavies87
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The place was heaving but we found a table as the welsh rally was nearby and there was a group of noisy belgiums on the next three tables. The food was pub grub at pub prices served by friendly staff. My curry was ok but...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Old pub, smells of wet dog. Falling apart and you ONLY get WIFI in the bar. Food was quite good, but could not face breakfast with the smell of dog. Rooms were so old and you get a tiny 14 inch TV in the top...More

Thank daytrip2005
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The hotel we stayed in didn't have Sky so we went here to watch the Wales v ROI qualifying match and it was packed! TV's everywhere so wherever you were you didn't miss anything, real ales, open fires and not expensive and staff & customers...More

Thank Phangevans
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited The White Lion as it is one of the few dog friendly "restaurants" in Machynlleth. We ordered two burgers (cheap bread roll, dry burger and school cafeteria chips) and two cajun chicken bloomer sandwiches (cheap white bread with fried cubed chicken pieces which...More

Thank Japryan
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8 July 2015|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a large car at the rear of the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth SY20 8DN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Powys  >  Machynlleth
  • Phone Number: +44 1654 703455
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