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At The Proper Gander we pride ourselves on serving the very best in local Welsh produce alongside friendly customer service and a relaxed atmosphere. Located in a stunning area of rural mid Wales, our menu reflects the freshness, quality and variety of our landscape. For example: Our Welsh lamb, beef and pork are from local farms. Our fresh fish and seafood are caught by resident fishermen off our beautiful coastline. We serve only the best Award Winning Welsh cheeses. We offer a wide selection of beers, ciders, ales and spirits sourced from our unique local breweries and distilleries. And of course, all our fantastic dishes are created and prepared by our very own Welsh Chef.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 8 - US$ 27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
European, British, Welsh
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews lamb cheesecake sticky toffee pudding scallops sea bass samphire dressed crab potatoes seafood excellent meal lovely evening cooked to perfection high street food was amazing great restaurant local produce sunday lunch
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic food. Fantastic service. Friendly and attentive staff. First time here. Food tasted Fantastic. Not too much and not too little.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet again, an excellent experience. Very friendly waitresses and attentive at all times. All six of us had a different menu item and all agreed that they were excellent in taste, quantity and presentation. This is definitely one of our local favourites and will always...come highly recommended. Thank you all.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit with friend and right from first walking in all the staff were professional, well informed and very friendly . All the food we had was beautifully cooked and presented. We will Definitely be back and would highly recommend,

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent but the menu was limited which is what you’d expect for a small restaurant in the off season. The waitresses were friendly and attentive. If I was picky they could have had a wider choice of non-alcoholic beers, stocked a few...bottles of soda water and a box of mixed herbal teas.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the area you must visit this little gem. I had cajun chicken salad starter and pork main, both where fantastic, very tasty. Staff/service very good.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal spot for a special meal out while in Tywyn. A good range of interesting dishes, all served in generous portions, the only down side of which is the consequential lack of opportunity to sample the dessert menu! The option of sharers as well as...starters is great for small group dining. Friendly young staff who are welcoming and on the ball.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, good service, only slight negative would be the amount of salt put in the dishes but other than that 👍🏼

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 12 October 2021 via mobile

A charming little restaurant with excellent food and lovely service. We enjoyed the dressed crab and the lamb, no room for desserts!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 3 October 2021

Loved the food but wish it had a bigger menu , but having said that the starters were really good and the mains lovely . Will definitely be back.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 28 September 2021

My family returned to Tywyn for nostalgic trip remembering our childhood holidays there. We booked Proper Gander for the last night and what absolute treat. Warm welcome , amazing menu, superb local produce and chefs who really know what they are doing. Very reasonably priced...and relaxed atmosphere.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Tinabean01
10 March 2015|
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Response from Ian131244 | Reviewed this property |
I walked past here the other day and there was a menu for Mothers Day outside.If you give them a ring I am sure they will let you know what it is and if they have any tables left. Ther phone number is 01654) 712169
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Proper Gander is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5