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Tap & Spile

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Bar, British, Pub
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Garth Road, Bangor LL57 2SW, Wales
+44 1248 370835
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I visited this place on a wet cold Saturday in January. I had the mixed grill and my wife had the gammon special of the day. The food was very good and incredible value for money. We shall definitely be returning as it's just the place to eat after a buffeting on the pier.

1 Thank Nigel D
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go here quiet regular and have to say for the price you pay you surely do know you have had a great sized meal. Not sure were else you can get a mixed grill for under £7. Friendly bar staff and always accommodation to my awkwardness no egg, but a jug of gravy.....

1 Thank Christopher O
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an evening meal. Prices extremely cheap on menu. I was going to have the gammon but they had none left, so i had the rump steak, cheesy chips, tomato and mushrooms. All very tasty and adequate. Washed down with a couple of large gin & tonics. My husband decided to try the mixed grill stottie. The barman said... More 

1 Thank Angela R
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67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

It was a nice little pub, but nothing special. Had some quirky decorations all over the place and thousands of beer mats on the walls, but apart from that it was nothing to write home about. Guy behind the bar pleasant enough, but it was dead when we visited.

1 Thank Alistair W
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Visited Nov 2016. Served by Friendly staff, quite a large number of Beer mats on Display pool table, pub on different levels inside due to being on a hill

1 Thank Susan P
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

went to this grub pub with my daughter and grand kids real good choice of good british grub good price good quality and plenty of it the kids are fussy but they enjoyed it and so did I very good and you can walk all the grub off with a nice walk down bangor pier just 50yds away. will be... More 

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34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a very popular pub which is no surprise when you look at the prices on the menu. Don't go looking for tofu burgers or a vegan salad, it's not that kind of place. But for a big platful & good cheao beer you can'r go wrong.

Thank SharontheCat
Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy coming here, and with it being close to the pier I often couple the two. An old style pub, it screams tradition and I always feel it's sad that there aren't more places left like this.

1 Thank Andrew S
Spirit Lake, Idaho
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79 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Miss coming here for quiz night! Great food and Stella location, great to warm up from a brisk walk out on the pier.

1 Thank RV-tog
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This pub is in a great location. The beer whilst a little more expensive than I am use to is well kept with a good selection of cask ales. However the little more expensive beer was more than made up for by the food, which is reasonably priced and plentiful. I would recommend the mixed grill!!! Customer service was excellent... More 

1 Thank Mark G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Garth Road, Bangor LL57 2SW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +44 1248 370835
FOOD SERVICE TIMES MON -- SAT 12PM --1.45PM MON -- SAT 5.45PM -- 7.45PM SUN -- 12PM -- 3PM

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