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The George Pub - Y Sior

35-37 Carneddi Road | Carneddi, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 3SE, Wales
+44 1248 342570
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Cold atmosphere from the locals :(

Visiting on a walking holiday with friends and dropped by this pub for some proper local ale. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bazzoboy
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
What a little gem

After a long walk we decided to visit the George ( Y Siôr ) what a cracking cosey pub, lovely... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
kevnwend18
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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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22 Jun 2018
“What a little gem ”
21 Jun 2018
“Great local pub”
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35-37 Carneddi Road | Carneddi, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 3SE, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting on a walking holiday with friends and dropped by this pub for some proper local ale. I have worked in the pub industry for 30 years and the beer had a distinct 'pipe cleaner' taste to it. I considered asking the barman for a...More

1  Thank bazzoboy
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

After a long walk we decided to visit the George ( Y Siôr ) what a cracking cosey pub, lovely friendly people , fantastic real ales made a real difference from most of the pubs in Wales, just listening to the Welsh language was amazing...More

5  Thank kevnwend18
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Brilliant place, full of locals speaking welsh as you’d expect in this welsh heartland. Fantastic welcome for everyone. Made to feel right st home. Definitely a place to call into if passing or staying innthe locality.

3  Thank daibev2017
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The George o’r Sior yn Welsh is my local pub. I frequent often. Contrary to another review on this site the Sior is a very welcoming old fashioned ale house. The locals don’t switch to speaking Welsh upon the arrival of non Welsh speakers, they...More

14  Thank Bleddyn W
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

iv’e drank in a few pubs in my time but never have i felt so at home in a pub than i do at the George. The staff are friendly and engaging. The locals are welcoming and as far as i know its the only...More

4  Thank aledwynjones
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely pub with a genuine atmosphere. Locals very friendly, Landlord is a smashing fella. It is a Welsh speaking pub, however tourist are welcomed with open arms, and pretty much everyone speaks English. I certainly had no problems at all when I was there so...More

10  Thank AtilatheNun
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Recently read the reviews. Firstly we do not sit around speaking English then when an English person turns up we switsh to Welsh check out the UK government Census and you will see Bethesda is predominantly Welsh. Those who do not speak Welsh understand this...More

19  Thank 481ryanroberts
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick drink at the end of a rainy walk. The barman’s recommendation if dark fruity cider was a great choice. We were disappointed there was no bar food, however.

3  Thank Gail C
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Reviewed 14 April 2016

the George is always good for real ale and the landlord is always friendly and jolly, a traditional little village pub good pint

5  Thank adamcantona
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Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is my local but I only "discovered" it a couple of years ago, when I went there for a quick pint with a couple of friends. I have since returned on many occasions. They regularly have live gigs there and they do a great...More

8  Thank SminkJo36
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