We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Oriel Davies Gallery

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Share
Review Highlights
Highbrow

A very high quality gallery. Consistently highbrow, I could do with a more varied programme, but I... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Georgia J
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Nice experience

Lovely friendly staff very polite and helpful.kids craft area to keep them entertained whilst you... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Teresa W
via mobile
Read all 27 reviews
6
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
About
A contemporary art gallery in the heart of Wales Oriel Davies is the largest and most significant visual arts venue in the region and a key gallery of Wales, showing groundbreaking national and international art and craft. Free Admission.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Oriel Davies Gallery The Park, Newtown SY16 2NZ, Wales
Website
+44 1686 625041
Call
Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Really nice little cafe, with excellent choices for lunches and snacks. Gets busy lunchtimes so be prepared to wait a bit for your hot drinks.

1  Thank Bar-Llani
Reviews (27)
Filter reviews
27 results
Traveller rating
15
5
5
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
15
5
5
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews dietary requirements excellent cafe artwork choices homemade
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 27 reviews
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately my visit here was ruined by an incredibly rude member of staff. Severely disappointed with the service I received. I will make a formal complaint as well as this review. While we were there mistakes were made with orders. I shall never go here...More

Thank Amyola
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff very polite and helpful.kids craft area to keep them entertained whilst you take a look around the gallery.nice little shop not to expensive and lots of room for kids to play outside whilst you take a break in the cafe.

Thank Teresa W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This was a very disappointing experience. Pictures of a man, dressed to look like a sheep, crawling through the countryside. We did not appreciate this exhibition at all. Perhaps we are too old. The café looked nice.

Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Very chic gallery showing contemporary artwork of a high standard. Excellent cafe and shop attached. Friendly, knowledgeable staff.

Thank fordshan
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The Graham Shapland and Freya Dooley exhibitions were both brilliant. Thought provoking and interesting. Great gallery space, cafe and shop. Highly recommend it

Thank Eleanor B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A very high quality gallery. Consistently highbrow, I could do with a more varied programme, but I suppose middlebrow art is available elsewhere. Great cafe.

Thank Georgia J
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The gallery itself is nice and airy, well laid out. However the exhibits at the time we visited did not really get my attention. One part was very dark, and the route through not always clear. Seen better at the Baltic. (worse too!)

Thank john e
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Clean tidy and good..food area very small but then this is a small building. Food was a good price and service was good. a

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Met up with some old friends not seen for a while for lunch. The cafe part of the Gallery was superb with a variety of homemade choices, freshly made and catering for various dietary requirements. There is a small shop selling gift items and The...More

Thank Jonbabry
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Lovely place to browse in the art gallery and nice coffee shop too. Interesting expeditions to lose yourself in.

Thank Maryline L
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
The Elephant & Castle Hotel
202 reviews
.24 km away
Gregynog Hall
169 reviews
6.29 km away
Maesmawr Hall Hotel
432 reviews
6.65 km away
Talbot Hotel
115 reviews
12.14 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 67 nearby restaurants
Cafe Brisco
115 reviews
.20 km away
Gulshan
191 reviews
.17 km away
Parkers
185 reviews
.17 km away
The High Street Delicatessen
38 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Newtown Textile Museum
18 reviews
.36 km away
The Sportsman
17 reviews
.17 km away
Robert Owen Museum
12 reviews
.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Oriel Davies Gallery staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines