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Sosban and The Old Butchers Restaurant

Trinity House 1 High Street | 1 High Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5EE, Wales
+44 1248 208131
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Trinity House 1 High Street | 1 High Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5EE, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had waited many months to visit and were very excited. We were not to be disappointed and the experience exceeded our expectations. The welcome was warm and the service friendly and informative about the different courses. There was a good drinks menu and wines were...More

1  Thank MarthaJane0101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highlights of our latest visit were the lamb cheek covered in a pork scratching crumb (absolutely amazing!), the duck dish and the cod with crispy pickled onions. Fantastic food and service was excellent as usual. Diolch yn fawr

Thank Sian H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We booked some 6 months ago and could only get in on a Thursday night which was fine. As a party of 6 adults with varying tastes there is no chance of satisfying everyone's palate but Sosban somehow satisfied most of our expectations. Bethan was...More

1  Thank Pererin2014
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Table for two with the taster menu wand a few drinks was a great way to spend an evening. This is a small gem in North Wales, and is very popular as the waiting list shows. Nice relaxed vibe, i want to visit again!

3  Thank unknownis
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had an incredible evening enjoying some of the best local produce wales can offer, created into something heaven sent by a very talented Chef and his wonderful wife.... their love and passion for what the do clearly comes through from the standard of service...More

3  Thank Jane P
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This restaurant was already a firm favourite with us for a special treat - and since their very well-deserved Michelin star you have to plan well in advance to get a table! On our most recent visit in July (which I'd booked since January) the...More

2  Thank ctecwyn
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We went for our anniversary and had waited a good 6 months to get in. The restaurant is very small so I can see how it would get booked up easily in advance. The food was delicious and Bethan was very attentive and made sure...More

3  Thank fantasyfood
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Another fabulous experience! Loved the cod with mushroom and the 'trifle'. Continues to surprise and delight the taste buds. Great service. Highly recommended!

2  Thank debbiecrouch
Reviewed 2 August 2017

anglesey first michelin star restaurant on the island, had to wait 6 months to get a table but it was well worth the wait, waiting 6 months again for next time

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I'm going to keep this very short as I don't want to ruin any element of surprise, that's what the whole experience is about here. Trust me I have been to a lot of Michelin Starred restaurants and I am amazed at the quality of...More

4  Thank Richard H
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Questions & Answers
10 July 2017|
Response from josephkelly2016 | Reviewed this property |
I think this is due to the fact that they plan for 16 covers over an evening and they don't take anymore thus disappointing prospective customers. I am not sure that they have a waiting list.
Dion K
15 May 2017|
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Response from tracieo | Reviewed this property |
Taster menu is £60 pp. Four of us ate and worked out about £80 pp inc wine
Kathleen L
3 May 2017|
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Hi I think they are now taking bookings for Jan 2018 and as its a tasting menu, so no choices, when we there 5 of the nine courses were fish or meat.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trinity House 1 High Street | 1 High Street, Menai Bridge LL59 5EE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Island of Anglesey  >  Menai Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1248 208131
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