Plas Dinas Country House is nestled between the Snowdonia mountains and the Irish Sea, and the…
The Gunroom Restaurant
“Charming small restaurant with a royal family connection” - AA Inspector
Set in Plas Dinas Country House, once the family home of Lord Snowdon, The Gunroom Restaurant still displays a number of Armstrong-Jones family portraits and memorabilia. This intimate and romantic dining experience offers two sittings each night (6pm & 8pm). The menu changes monthly, is designed around the seasons and uses the freshest local Welsh produce.
Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
Gluten free menu
- Seats: 36
- Private dining available
- On-site parking available
- Steps for wheelchair: 3
- Assist dogs welcome
- Open all year
- Wines under £30: 6
- Wines over £30: 75
- Wines by the glass: 16
- Cuisine style: Modern British
- Vegetarian menu
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About the area
The county of Gwynedd is home to most of the Snowdonia National Park – including the wettest spot in Britain, an arête running up to Snowdon’s summit that receives an average annual rainfall of 4,473mm. With its mighty peaks, rivers and strong Welsh heritage (it has the highest proportion of Welsh-speakers in all of Wales), it’s always been an extremely popular place to visit and live. The busiest part is around Snowdon; around 750,000 people climb, walk or ride the train to the summit each year.
Also in Gwynedd is the Llyn Peninsula, a remote part of Wales sticking 30 miles out into the Irish Sea. At the base of the peninsula is Porthmadog, a small town linked to Snowdonia by two steam railways – the Welsh Highland Railway and the Ffestiniog Railway. Other popular places are Criccieth, with a castle on its headland overlooking the beach, Pwllheli, and Abersoch and the St Tudwal Islands. Elsewhere, the peninsula is all about wildlife, tranquillity, and ancient sacred sites. Tre’r Ceiri hill fort is an Iron Age settlement set beside the coastal mountain of Yr Eifl, while Bardsey Island, at the tip of the peninsula, was the site of a fifth-century Celtic monastery.
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