We have a superb selection of places to eat and drink, from beautiful restaurants and cafés to the most perfect pubs, where you can enjoy local food and drink next to a roaring log fire.
Local produce and good home cooked food means you will find something that will appeal to everyone's taste buds.
Award-winning food with top Italian Chef –a varied menu using local seasonal ingredients, all freshly made. Lunch from 12 noon. Dinner from 6 pm. Highly reviewed live jazz every Friday for that intimate Jazz Club atmosphere. The Old Black Lion is an historic AA 4 star inn just a few hundred yards from the centre of Hay. We have 10 en suite rooms, a patio garden, welcome families, boots and paws and a guest car park to the rear. Our staff are always here to help make your stay as comfortable as possible.
Located in the historic village of Kilpeck in the heart of the beautiful south Herefordshire countryside, the Inn offers the best local and seasonal food, real ales and fine wines in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Kilpeck is famous for its beautiful Romanesque church which is just a few minutes’ walk from the inn. The Inn itself has held a central role in village life for over 250 years and after an extensive refurbishment project re-opened in 2010 as a perfect example of a contemporary country inn. Come and sit by the fireside and enjoy a pint of local ale, have a light lunch in the bar or enjoy a delicious meal in the dining room.
The Railway Restaurant is at the heart of the family-run, award winning Old Railway Line Garden Centre. Open 7 days a week serving delicious food between 9am & 4.30pm (from 9.30am on Sundays). A perfect stop for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea! Serving a variety of main meals, sandwiches, paninis, jacket potatoes & an array of homemade cakes; the Railway Restaurant is the perfect setting to sit back & relax. The popular 'Railway Roast' is served every Thursday & Sunday between 12pm & 4pm. Choose from a selection of home roasted meats served with all the trimmings! The ‘Railway Afternoon Tea’ is the ultimate experience; served every day from 2.30pm. A perfect treat to end a busy day! Wheelchair friendly. Free Wi-fi.
Multi award winning restaurant just 15 minutes from Hay on the road to Brecon. Ideal base for exploring the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains. Six time winner of Dining Pub of the Year for Wales (Good Pub Guide) and the only holder of a Michelin Bib Gourmand (for good food at reasonable prices) in Wales. We're happy to see you whether you want to eat, drink or just use our loos.
The Swan at Hay, situated in the heart of Hay-on-Wye, is a glorious Georgian building that has been completely refurbished. Guests and visitors can dine in three spaces - The Garden Room Restaurant, 1812 Bar and The Market Bar. The 30 cover Garden Room restaurant is open daily. The Garden Room dinner menu is available Tuesday - Saturday and the aim is to offer as many seasonal Welsh dishes as possible using local produce. A bar menu is served in either the 1812 Bar (named after the date the hotel was built) with 25 covers or The Market Bar. The Market Bar overlooks the functioning market and dogs are welcome in this bar.
Foyles is located in the pretty riverside village of Glasbury, just a short drive from Hay-on-Wye. We have created a friendly and welcoming restaurant and our skilled and creative kitchen team use the highest quality and freshest produce to deliver great food whatever the occasion. The bar at Foyles is a great place to relax with the drink of your choice. Call in for coffee or cocktails or try our great range of wines, spirits and beers. A warm welcome, great service and food await you at Foyles, we would love to see you Open for lunch 12:00 to 2:30 Afternoon tea served 3:00 to 5:00 Evening meals 18:00 to 21:00
The Sun Inn is located on the A438 in Winforton only 10 mins from Hay-on-Wye. We are a family friendly pub, serving local Real Ales and freshly cooked Homemade meals. We can cater for a gluten or Dairy free diet, vegetarian or vegan on request. You can find us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Nonna Caterina Italian Food offers authentic Italian lunches and suppers at our pop up trattorias in and around The Brecon Beacons. We can also cater for private parties and gatherings of between 6 and 40 people. We are passionate about supporting our local network of producers here in The Tawe Valley and The Brecon Beacons and all of our ingredients are sourced not just for flavour, but for their impact on the environment, animal welfare and our local community, keeping alive the Italian tradition of food made with love. Find us at The Table in Hay-on-Wye for Italian Sunday lunches and Saturday evenings and mid-week venues around Brecon and Llandeilo. 07490143385 for bookings and catering enquiries.
Traditional hospitable country inn serving quality home-cooked food. 3.5 miles from Hay (B4350) overlooking the River Wye, with patio, garden and ample parking.
Located on the banks of the river at Glasbury, 4 miles west of Hay, serving great food cooked daily. In the summer months sit on the decking and watch the beautiful River Wye. Breakfast from 0830, lunch 12-3 and supper from 6. We are open all day for locally roasted coffee and very good cakes. Relaxed, friendly and licensed.
Not got the time to plan, but would like to experience all that Hay has to offer? If you are looking to plan a special occasion with friends, family or even a works 'do' we can offer you a complete bespoke party and event planning service tailored to your needs. From castles and adventure, to luxury pampering. We will help you plan a unique and unforgettable experience.