Review on The Hand at Llanarmon

The village of Llanarmon D.C. is reckoned to be the jewel in the crown of the beautiful Ceiriog Valley, and the Hand Hotel is a centuries-old one-time drovers' inn that serves its community well. A carved wooden hand greets visitors at the entrance, while the interior is suitably atmospheric (think rustic furnishings, exposed stone walls, a crackling fire and low beamed ceilings).

Food aims to please, whether it's local sausages and mash with cabbage and gravy, ploughman's or Helen McArdle's renowned steak and ales pies. If you're in the mood for something more fancy, the kitchen can oblige with the likes of grilled red mullet with celeriac and ginger purée, slow-braised salt marsh lamb shank, or confit of duck with sherry sauce and pan-fried wild pigeon breast. For afters, try chocolate bread-and butter pudding.

The hotel is also noted for its scrumptious Welsh breakfasts - and you don't need to be a resident to take advantage of these splendid repasts.

The Hand at Llanarmon is also featured in: AA Guide

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Modern British


Grant Mulholland

Restaurant Opening Times

Breakfast: 8.30 - 10.00am
Lunch: 12.00 - 2.30pm
Dinner: 6.00 - 8.30pm

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Visa, Master Card

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Facilities at The Hand at Llanarmon

  • Childrens menu
  • Alfresco dining
  • Disabled access
  • Private parties
  • Vegetarian menu
  • Family Friendly


Accomodation is available


Private parking is possible at a location nearby


The Hand at Llanarmon
Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog
LL20 7LD

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