Where to eat
Just a short drive from Clydey, you will find many places to eat, some with fantastic views over the coast and serving local, fresh produce. Most places are family friendly pubs but there are some special occasions gems too.
Within 30mins drive from Clydey
The Nags Head Inn – in Abercych, just 2.5 miles from the Clydey site. Traditional Inn serving cask and guest ales, with good family friendly “pub grub”. 01239 841200 SA37 0HJ
The Ferry Inn – in St.Dogmael’s (on the way to Poppit Sands). Wonderful location with views out over the river estuary. 01239 615172 SA43 3LF
Emlyn Arms Hotel – in Newcastle Emlyn. Award winning hotel restaurant, just 15 mins from Clydey with a good cocktail bar too. 01239 710317 SA37 9DU
Jamieson’s Steakhouse, Aberporth, SA43 2AP – 01239 811807 (12.5 miles from Clydey) Steaks are sourced locally from surrounding farms and are cooked on the chargrill. Open Weds-Sat, 6.30pm-9pm, booking essential.
The Flat Rock Bistro at the Gwbert Hotel, Cardigan, SA43 1PP – 01239 612638 (10 miles from Clydey) Varied menu. Nice views over Cardigan Bay from the restaurant. Open daily for lunch and dinner.
The Daffodil, Penrhiwllan, SA44 5NG – 01559 370343 (10 ½ miles from Clydey). Nice Gastro Pub with Good Food. Open daily. Lunch 12pm-2pm and dinner 6pm-9pm. Limited opening hours during January and early February.
Bowens Fish & Chips, St.Dogmaels, SA43 3ED – 01239 613814 (11 ½ miles from Clydey). Best Fish & Chips in the area, mostly take away however, or enjoy in the grounds of the ancient abbey. Also has small amount of tables to sit in and has an alcohol licence. On the way to Poppit Sands. Open daily 11.30am-11pm.
Morawelon Café/Restaurant, Newport, SA42 0RW – 01239 820565 (15 miles from Clydey) Excellent beach side on “the Parrog” lies a café/restaurant with local produce – great for a coffee, ice cream, snack or meal – meal booking advisable.
Within 1hr drive from Clydey
The Ship Inn – in Tresaith. Superb location overlooking Tresaith Beach. 01239 811816 SA43 2LJ
Coast – just a few miles from the seaside town of Saundersfoot, this is an excellent, award winning fish restaurant. Their ethos is to source everything (where possible) locally from Pembrokeshire. Will Holland and his team prepare dishes with skill, experience, creativity and a good dollop of style. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner – 01834 810800 SA69 9AJ
The Harbourmaster – in Aberaeron. Superb restaurant and bistro in lovely fishing habour village. 01545 571645 SA46 0BT
Y Polyn – near Carmarthen. Excellent restaurant using local Welsh produce where possible with great atmosphere. 01267 290000 SA32 7LH
Cnapan – in Newport, Pembs. Excellent quality meals in a relaxed, quaint atmosphere. 01239 820575 SA42 0SY
Llys Meddyg – in Newport, Pembs. Excellent food, ideal for a special occasion. 01239 820 008 SA42 0SY
The Grove – nr Narberth, Pembs. A luxury, boutique hotel with an award winning restaurant – highly recommended for a special occasion meal. Wonderful champagne afternoon teas too. Run by Neil and Zoe Kedward. 01834 860 915 SA67 8BX
The Canteen – in Newport, Pembs. Good family friendly restaurant with excellent homemade burgers, salads and pizzas in a great location just off the main high street. 01239 820131 SA42
Ultracomida, 7 The High St. Narberth, SA67 7AR – 01834 861491 (20 miles from Clydey). Walk through the Ultracomida delicatessen to find a hidden gem of an open plan tapas bar with stone floors and good value food & wine. Open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm.
The Golden Lion, Newport, SA42 0SY – 01239 820321 (15 miles from Clydey). An excellent family run Inn serving fresh locally sourced produce. Lovely Sunday lunch too. Booking is essential. Open daily from 11am. Food served 12 – 2pm and 6pm – 9pm.
Over 1hr drive from Clydey
Cwtch Restaurant – in St.David’s. Award winning restaurant. 01437 720491 SA62 6SD