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yBlac Talybont

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British, Welsh
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The Emporium The Green | Aberystwyth, Talybont SY24 5ER, Wales
+44 1970 832555
Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Wed 18:00 - 22:00
Thu 18:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Showing 40: English reviews
Lampeter, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, excellent service, highly recommended. Wide selection of gins available + regular bus service back to Aberystwyth should you wish to leave the car at home!

Thank Shan J
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Y Blackpool Talybont offers a range of ales wines and beers along with a interesting menu. After visiting on numerous occasions for gatherings for lunch with work colleagues I have found the meals reasonably consistent. The Blac doesn't however offer accommodation which is a bit of a pit fall For such a large hotel.

Thank elainesX7624VB
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have been for a meal at Y Blac before, but today's meal was superb. My wife and I had the same starter, smoked salmon salad, it was well presented and enough to provide an appetite for the main course. I chose the welsh lamb rump it was cooked to perfection, tender and pink and the vegetables were a good... More 

Thank John D
Ceredigion, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We have recently moved to Talybont and have already heard many raving reviews about yBlac and its fabulous food. We gave it a try today and it was outstanding! The locals we've spoken with certainly weren't exaggerating when they said this was the place to go if you wanted to enjoy a superb meal with great service! We were greeted... More 

Thank Phil1957
Orlando, FL
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211 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stopped in Talybont last week on our way back from Aberystwyth. We tried the hotel/pub next door to the Black Lion (where yBlac is located) but received poor service and their food standards agency rating was low so we decided to try somewhere else. We gave yBlac a try. There is limited parking outside, but we were able to... More 

Thank Circusdog
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Visited for dinner with family that were visiting the area. The restaurant is lovely and the staff were welcoming and friendly. The food is excellent. Will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Mary S
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We have eaten in the black twice in the last few days. On Friday I had rib eye steak and my wife had lamb both were excellent. Then we went for lunch on Sunday with some friends the Mackerel pate starter set us up nicely followed by beef and lamb Sunday roast (the veg are a real treat) then to... More 

Thank RichardPNuttall
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Our 3rd visit was for Sunday lunch. What a treat! Mediterranean veg. soup & mackerel pate, followed by perfect roast lamb & roast chicken, accompanied by beautifully cooked veg & potatoes, (roast mash & boiled). The leeks and broad beans in cream was a tender delight. The smooth creme brulee rounded the meal off well. Only a few other restaurants... More 

Thank Jan A
Swansea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Had a lovely evening here last week end. Very pleasant surroundings. Friendly staff, walking distance from our holiday cottage which i would also recommend highly Tynrhelyg holiday cottages food excellent and Allan Scott wine delicious. A super start to our weekend away

Thank Nashie007
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Calling on the off chance whilst driving back to Aberystwyth we didn't hold too much hope in getting a table but we were very pleasantly surprised. A very warm welcome from the staff and a nice bar area set the tone for our evening, there was a very good selection of food with plenty available for vegetarians. The masala chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Welsh
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Emporium The Green | Aberystwyth, Talybont SY24 5ER, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Talybont
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 832555

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