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Yr Hen Fecws Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
British, Welsh
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16 Lombard Street, Porthmadog LL49 9AP, Wales
+44 1766 514625
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Harlech, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten lunch and dinner here and enjoyed them a lot. It is well supported by local welsh speakers but english is welcomed too.

Thank David N
Bristol, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Having eaten here many times before, we booked to stay and were not disappointed. Very comfortable, well appointed room. Extremely clean , well placed electric sockets. Super breakfast.

Thank SueTett
Porthmadog, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Regrettably Hen Fecws no longer serves food during the day instead it now concentrates on providing very good bed and breakfast. The room are stylish and the cooked breakfasts are very, very good. Lots to choose from in addition to a traditional Welsh breakfast - fish on the menu. The owners are friendly and hospitable.

Thank Sandgroper524
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We went with friends while visiting them and were not disappointed. Good food, nice people and family friendly atmosphere. Quite expensive for what it is but overall a good meal.

Thank Andrew B
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Yr Hen Fecws has ceased to operate as a restaurant. It is a bed and breakfast establishment only now.

Thank mjbchinaboat
Stafford, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Lovely food served well in a quaint old cottage. The sandwiches were good - 1 Cajun chicken, which was served hot - a bit of a surprise but still tasty and a ham one, equally tasty. Friendly staff and good specials board. Shame we weren't a spot hungrier!

Thank mark m
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

lovely filling club sandwich with skinny fries and a delicious Thai salad washed down with a pint of Taffy Apple and friendly service - would definitely recommend

1 Thank CerianJ
Porthmadog, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

A great place to have breakfast, lunch or a coffee and cake. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and excellent food. They also do bed and breakfast!

1 Thank Sandgroper524
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

We popped in at 10.55am not knowing breakfast finished at 11am. However a warm welcome and nothing not to much trouble we had a full Welsh breakfast. Yes it's slightly more expensive than a greasy spoon but Yr Hen Fecws is a quality place serving quality food. A roaring fire in the restaurant keeps you warm while you wait for... More 

2 Thank WXMmanager
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We eat here 2-3 times a year. The food is all made on site to a high standard using quality ingredients. The staff are friendly and welcoming and the atmosphere relaxing. lovely big log fire. Interesting selection of dishes.

1 Thank Redlady007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$60 - US$61
British, Welsh
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Lombard Street, Porthmadog LL49 9AP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Porthmadog
  • Phone Number: +44 1766 514625

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?