A quick bite at the Castle Hotel, Conwy

Situated right at the heart of Conwy, the Castle Hotel (two AA Rosettes) is a great stop for lunch. The lovely variety of ‘small plates’ are a particular delight, which are just as beautifully presented as their main meals and almost as filling. The Castle Hotel menus feature seasonal, local produce, and you can enjoy an afternoon tea as well as a decent Sunday lunch.

Even if you just want a quick drink and a snack after a hard day’s sightseeing, they are happy to oblige and there’s a lovely lounge to relax in. The prices are reasonable too! 

chicken dish on plate.
inner of bar lounge.
Scotch egg on plate.

Castle Hotel, Conwy, North Wales

Lunch at Blas ar Fwyd, Llanrwst

A trip to Blas ar Fwyd is a must. Located in the pretty market town of Llanrwst, the hub for local, Welsh produce comprises an award-winning deli and wine merchant with a sister restaurant, Amser Da, across the road. To have the perfect visit, why not stock up on yummy local cheeses, such as Cenarth and Gorwydd at the deli, followed by a tasty seasonal menu at the restaurant? Look out for unusual tipples like Newquay Honey Mead and Taffy Apple Cider. 

Image of Caws Cenarth Cheeses.
Welsh beef lobscouse, plate of food and product in container.

Some of the produce at Blas ar Fwyd, Llanrwst, North Wales

A seafood supper from Conwy Mussels

Conwy Mussels, located next to the lifeboat station on the quayside, is a real find. You can buy freshly caught sustainable mussels direct from the shop but it’s well worth getting there early to have a little peak at what happens after they have been harvested. If you’re self-catering, then grab a kilo of these beauties and cook some super fresh moules for dinner. 

Hands reaching down with gloves on collecting mussels in the mud.
Mussels on the Menai Strait.

Collecting fresh mussels, North Wales

The Cottage Loaf, Llandudno

Enjoy a homemade delight at the award winning The Cottage Loaf, or ‘The Loaf’ as it's affectionately known. This traditional tavern in the middle of Llandudno serves up a selection of delicious pub favourites, complemented by seasonal specials, and use local produce wherever possible. If you fancy a tipple, there’s a range of local real ales, including beer brewed at Conwy Brewery only ten miles away. To top it off, on a beautiful day you can even dine on the sun terrace or in the garden courtyard.

Dylan’s Restaurant, Llandudno

Dylan’s Restaurant in Llandudno is one of four award winning Dylan’s, celebrating the local produce, character and natural beauty of North Wales. The Llandudno restaurant is situated on East Parade near the seafront. Enjoy dining in the terrace, in intimate areas downstairs, or head upstairs for dining with sea views.

olives and drinks on table with blurred coast view.
interior of room in restaurant.
inside view of a restaurant with tables and chairs and the bar.

Dylan's Restaurant, Llandudno, North Wales

The Dining Room at Bodysgallen Hall, Llandudno

The Dining Room at Bodysgallen, (three AA Rosettes) boasts an award winning menu, with seasonal produce from the hall’s own gardens. Take in the history of this stylish National Trust country house while sipping on a glass of crisp white or full bodied red from their notable wine list. 

A three tiered stack of plates with a selection of cakes and sandwiches.
A beautifully presented plate of food on a table.

Bodysgallen Hall, Llandudno, North Wales

Bodnant Welsh Food, near Colwyn Bay

Enjoy the best of Welsh produce at Bodnant Welsh Food, set in the heart of the Conwy Valley with spectacular views. Buy a range of food and drink at the deli, butchery, wine cellar and in the family run Bodnant Farm shop. Local suppliers and homemade artisan products enable you to shop, eat and live more sustainably and locally. Dine in at The Furnace, which serves pizza, wine and home made scones, enjoy sitting in the sun in the courtyard or relax in the coffee bar.

Image from above of a person kneading dough.
Cakes displayed in Bodnant Welsh Food Centre.

Bodnant Welsh Food, Colwyn Bay, North Wales

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