Wales Tourist Board 5* Country House. www.tirycoed.com
Tir y Coed Country House nestles in over an acre of landscaped gardens, on the edge of the delightful village of Rowen. It sits just within the boundary of Snowdonia National Park, with great views of the mountains from the terrace bar, open from 4pm daily throughout the summer.
The licensed Garden Room Restaurant offers an A La Carte menu, using ingredients from the surrounding area. Open daily from 6.30pm, please phone 01492 650219 for bookings.
Relaxed, attractive pub. Good food reviews, Welsh singing on Friday nights from 9pm. Walled beer garden, riverside garden, outdoor seating. Not to be confused with the Ty Gwyn Hotel in Betws y Coed. Winter opening hours until 30th April 2017: Mon, 4pm to 11pm; Tues, closed until 28th March; Wed and Thurs, 4pm to 12 midnight; Fri and Sat, 12 midday to 1am; Sun, 12 midday to 9pm. Open from midday on bank holidays. Food available Mon to Thurs, 5pm to 8.45pm; Fri and Sat, 12.30pm to 7.45pm; Roast dinners every Sun, 12.30pm to 3pm. Booking advisable. Family friendly, dogs welcome. Group bookings welcome. Phone 01492 650232
The well-known fully licensed North Wales Dutch Pancake House is unique to the area, and offers a choice of 65 different pancakes, sweet and savoury, cooked in the traditional way with fresh ingredients.