A Map of the Best Places to Eat on Anglesey

Posted: 28th October, 2019

When it comes to the best places to eat on Anglesey, there’s a lot to choose from! We asked our holiday home owners and followers where their favourite places to eat are and put them all together for you in a lovely map. From fine dining restaurants and gastropubs to cosy cafes and street food venues, Anglesey has it all!

Keep reading to find out more.

Catch 22 Brasserie

Catch 22 Brasserie

Catch 22 Brasserie is a contemporary family-run restaurant located in Valley. Its seasonal menu is focused on locally sourced ingredients, offering international flavours and some British home comforts too, all served in a cosy and relaxed setting. Everything is made from scratch, from their freshly baked sourdough to the famous Snickers trifle, and they recently launched a new menu, including some excellent veggie and vegan options.

What the reviews say:

“the food was amazing”

“five star food with first class service”

“our favourite restaurant on Anglesey”

Website: http://www.catch22brasserie.co.uk/index.html

Address: London Road, Valley, Anglesey, LL65 3DP

Opening times: Mon – Thu 10:30am – 2:30pm and 5:30pm – 8:30pm, Fridays 10:30am – 2:30pm and 5:30pm – 9:00pm, Saturdays 10:30am – 9:00pm, Sundays 10:30am – 8:00pm

The Black Seal

The Black Seal

The Black Seal is a modern restaurant located right next to the beach in Trearddur Bay, serving up contemporary British cuisine as well as dishes from around the world. They have their own custom-built, wood-fired pizza oven (we’ve heard the pizzas are delicious) and an extensive selection of gluten free menu items. We’ve also been told the tapas menu is definitely worth a try.

They have a great range of delicious desserts and some fabulous cocktail specials too that you can enjoy while looking out to sea.

What the reviews say:

“the food was faultless”

“a very cosy and buzzing little place”

“great views of the beach”

Website: http://www.theblackseal.co.uk/index.html

Address: Lon Isallt, Holyhead, LL65 2UP

Opening times: Open 7 days a week, kitchen – 12:00pm – 9:00pm, bar – 11:00am – 11:00pm

Sea Shanty Cafe

Sea Shanty Cafe

The Sea Shanty Cafe is a favourite for our owners with children. Located in a prime spot close to the beach, they boast some of the best fish and chips in the area. It also has a lovely nautical theme inside and is dog friendly so it’s a perfect spot after a walk on the beach. The place gets very busy so we would definitely recommend booking a table in advance.

What the reviews say:

“the atmosphere, the decor, and the friendliness of the staff is brilliant”

“the food is delightful”

“we ate there three times in a week and the food was great every time”

Website: https://seashantycafe.co.uk/

Address: Lon St Ffraid, Trearddur Bay, LL65 2YR

Opening times: Open 7 days a week (except Christmas Day), Breakfast – 9:00am – 11:30am, Main menu – 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Ice cream parlour – 10:00am – 10:00pm, Tea/coffee and cakes available all day

Ann’s Pantry

Ann's Pantry

Described as “cute” by one of our owners, Ann’s Pantry is a family run cafe and restaurant located in the picture postcard village of Moelfre and has been running under the same name since 1926! Well known for their homemade cakes, they only use free range Welsh eggs and natural flavours such as lemon and freshly ground coffee. Their homemade scones are also a treat!

On a good day you can enjoy the weather in one of their outside areas, from their lovely walled garden to the sunny courtyard. Dogs are welcome inside and out, they just ask that all customers keep their dogs on a lead.

Their evening menu changes from week to week and season to season and they can also cater for special diets if you let them know when you book your table – reservations are definitely recommended as it is quite a small place.

What the reviews say:

“Ann’s Pantry is a must to visit”

“delicious and unusual food”

“lovely food and organic wine with smiling and friendly staff”

Website: https://www.annspantry.co.uk/

Address: Moelfre, Anglesey, LL72 8HL

The Marram Grass

The Marram Grass

The Marram Grass offers a menu that is inspired by the land and people around it and is always focused on what is available locally or from its own garden. Give yourself the full Marram Grass dining experience with one of its taster menus or enjoy a private dining experience for up to 10 people where you can watch the chefs prep, cook and serve the food right in front of you.

There’s also a cookery school and experience days available if you’re looking to enhance your own cooking skills or take your foodie journey to the next level.

What the reviews say:

“well worth every penny”

“hands down one of the best meals I have ever had”

“the food was absolutely incredible!”

Website: https://www.themarramgrass.com/

Address: White Lodge, Newborough, Anglesey, LL61 6RS

Opening times: Thu – Sun 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Freckled Angel

Freckled Angel

The Freckled Angel started as a private catering business in 2013 and went on to become a restaurant in 2016. Combining the concept of Spanish tapas with British flavours and techniques, the Freckled Angel uses locally sourced ingredients to create a unique dining experience.

Earlier this year they were awarded Cheshire Life’s North Wales Dining Excellence Award and they recently made it into the Good Food Guide 2020. They also recently launched a new menu and now offer a takeaway service called Home Kitchen, perfect for busy people looking for something wholesome and quick.

What the reviews say:

“exceptional tasty locally sourced tapas”

“will definitely visit again the next time in Anglesey”

“each small plate was an explosion of taste and delight” 

Website: http://www.freckled-angel-fine-catering.co.uk/

Address: 49 High Street, Menai Bridge, LL59 5EF

Opening times: Mon – Sat 5:00pm – 8:30pm



Located in Holyhead Marina, Langdons offers delicious homemade food with stunning sea views and the beautiful backdrop of Holyhead Mountain.

On a Sunday they serve up a carvery with joints of meat to choose from and fresh trimmings to go along with it. Booking is definitely recommended as Sundays can get very busy at Langdons but they also offer home delivery on their Sunday roast if you don’t fancy leaving the house. They also have live music throughout the year so make sure to keep an eye on their Facebook page for updates.

What the reviews say:

“give it a go you won’t be disappointed”

“the service and the food was outstanding”

“a great find”

Website: https://www.langdons.restaurant/

Address: Holyhead Marina, Newry Beach, Anglesey, LL65 1YA

The White Eagle

The White Eagle

The White Eagle underwent a major redevelopment in 2007 and now serves a seasonal menu featuring the best of British cuisine. It has a close relationship with local farms and producers, from award-winning family butchers to oysters caught fresh from the Menai. Both family and dog friendly, The White Eagle has a warm and friendly atmosphere and a feature floor to ceiling gable wall that overlooks the stunning Anglesey coastline.

They’re also known to serve some of the best fish and chips in the area so definitely give them a try if you fancy some.

What the reviews say:

“lovely pub and super friendly staff”

“a great restaurant with food and staff to match”

“had the church bay dressed crab which was out of this world”

Website: https://www.white-eagle.co.uk/

Address: Rhoscolyn, Holyhead, LL65 2NJ

Opening times: Mon – Sun 12:00pm – 11:00pm

Food service: Mon – Sun 12:00pm – 9:00pm

The Oyster Catcher

The Oyster Catcher

The Oyster Catcher is just a few minutes’ walk from Traeth Llydan and is located on the former site of the Maelog Lake Hotel, where, in 2009, the land was used to build a chef academy.

Enjoy a meal in one of the heated beach huts overlooking the dunes of Rhosneigr or dine in the formal dining area, perfect for a special group gathering or romantic occasion. The Oyster Catcher is also dog-friendly, perfect for stopping off after a walk on the beach.

What the reviews say:

“will definitely be going again”

“excellent service”

“great food with amazing views” 

Website: https://www.oystercatcheranglesey.co.uk/

Address: Maelog Lake, Rhosneigr, Anglesey, LL64 5JP

Opening times: Mon – Sat 10:00am – 11:00pm

Food service: Mon – Sat 12:00pm – 9:00pm, Sundays 12:00pm – 8:00pm

The Tavern on the Bay

The Tavern on the Bay

The Tavern on the Bay is a gastropub located at St. David’s Park, bridging the gap between an upmarket restaurant and traditional tavern. Originally a marine cottage, the building now has a full glass front and extension with 270o panoramic views of Benllech Bay, Red Wharf Bay and the Great Orme in Llandudno.

The head chef prides himself on using locally sourced ingredients to provide a seasonal menu with an imaginative take on well loved dishes. There is also a resident pianist – The Piano on the Bay.

What the reviews say:

“the nicest chicken burger I’ve ever had”

“a lovely walk on the beach followed by an excellent dinner”

“what a fabulous restaurant!”

Website: http://www.thetavernonthebay.co.uk/

Address: St David’s Park, Red Wharf Bay, LL75 8RJ

Opening times: Mon – Thu 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:00pm – 8:30pm, Fri – Sat 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 5:00pm – 9:00pm, Sundays 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Bar opening times: Mon – Thu 11:00am – 10:30pm, Sundays 11:00am – 10:00pm

Simply Street Bar and Grill

Simply Street Bar and Grill

Brought to you by the people who ran Chuckwagon BBQ, Simply Street Bar and Grill is a hip, casual dining venue offering fresh and tasty street food. They recently launched a new menu with a range of different dishes including hanging kebabs, bao buns, tacos and some fantastic desserts.

They also have a great range of unusual cocktails, from Vimto Daiquiris to Gin and Tonic Sorbets, to go along with your food or perfect if you just want to go out for drinks.

What the reviews say:

“definitely worth a visit”

“a fantastic foodie experience”

“our only disappointment is that we were too full to have a dessert” 

Website: https://www.simplystreetbarandgrill.co.uk/

Address: 1 Stanley Terrace, Boston Street, Holyhead, LL65 1BY

Opening times: Sun – Tue 5:00pm – 9:00pm, Wed – Sat 12:00pm – 9:00pm

Benllech Tandoori

Benllech Tandoori

Benllech Tandoori serves up South Asian cuisine that is tasty, pure and healthy, as well as absolutely authentic. Going back to the roots of Indian cuisine, they work with professional chefs from every region to source dishes that are deeply traditional and bring them up to date with modern cooking methods. Earlier this year they were also voted the number one Indian restaurant in Anglesey according to traveller reviews on TripAdvisor.

What the reviews say:

“best curry I have had for a long time”

“lovely service and atmosphere”

“well worth a visit if you’re in the area”

Website: https://benllechtandoori.com

Address: Storws wen, LL78 8JY

Opening times: Sun – Thu 5:00pm – 10:00pm, Fri – Sat 4:30pm – 10:30pm

We hope you enjoyed our run down of the best places to eat on Anglesey and that you’ll be giving some of them a try in the near future. Do you have any other suggestions? Or maybe you want to share your experience of one of the places listed above? Let us know on one of our social media channels, you can find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

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