Eating Out

There are plenty of places for eating out in the nearby villages & towns. Below are just a selection – and are ones we’ve eaten at many times. 

Since Covid, some of these places may open at certain times or with reduced menus. 

(Distances are approximate, as it depends which route you take!). Here are a few suggestions that we have tried:

  Name Telephone No Our comments Where
1 The Goat,

Llanfair Caereinion

SY21 0QS

01938 810428 Pub that’s also a Hotel & restaurant, with pub-style food in a dining-room setting 4 miles
2 The Red Lion

Llanfair Caereinion

SY21 0RP

01938 810341 Decent pub grub in a separate dining room

Please call to book on weekends

4 miles
3 Black Lion

Llanfair Caereinion

SY21 0RP

01938 810759 Recently refurbished and re-opened after lockdown. 4 miles
4 Kings Head, Meifod

SY22 6BY

01938 500171 Great pub with food that has a modern flavour – decent portions & good quality 6 miles
5 Seeds,


SY22 5AP

01691 648604 Great food, fantastic wine list and superb atmosphere

You MUST book – only open Thur-Sat

10 miles
6 Lake Vyrnwy Hotel,


SY10 0LY

01691 870692 Excellent quality at this 4* hotel. You can choose between food & service in their fine dining restaurant, or a more relaxed style in the attached Tavern Bar (pub) 9 miles
7 The Stumble Inn


SY22 5LL

01691 648860 Restaurant and pub, with plenty of options for dinner and a separate dining room.

Recommend that you call to book

11 miles
8 Upper Rectory


SY21 8AN

01686 640930 Tasting menu, offered seasonally. Very good value fixed price menu.

 You MUST book

11 miles
9 The Corn Store


SY21 7DL


01938 554614 With generous portions, and a variety of choices – all at reasonable prices. 12 miles
10 Royal Oak Hotel


SY21 7DG

01938 552217 Traditional coaching inn with decent menu options. 12 miles
11 Nags Head Inn


SY15 6RS

01686 640600 Mainly Welsh food prepared to order, Bistro-style 13 miles
12 Bistro 7 at The Dragon Hotel


SY15 6PA

01686 668359 Mediterranean inspired menu with great choices.

Must book

16 miles
13 The Checkers


SY15 6PN

01686 669882 Recently re-opened with new owners and menu

Highly recommended, but check their opening hours

16 miles