Great Fish Dishes in Abersoch

Originally a fishing village, Abersoch is your oyster when it comes to savouring seafood. From post-beach hangouts to some of the area’s finest dining establishments, the village and its surroundings are renowned for their mouth-watering, hunger-inducing fish dishes. Sourced from the surrounding waters of the Llŷn Peninsula, the choice of fish is abundant in local [...]

By |2019-08-19T16:33:21+00:00August 19th, 2019|Featured, Food & Drink, News and Gossip|

Abersoch and its Love of Gin!

From mother’s ruin to trendy tipple: how Abersoch embraced the rediscovery of gin Once synonymous with vice and degeneration, gin consumption became a serious problem in 18th century London. Due to its affordability, many of London’s impoverished lower class regarded gin as more than just a drink: it eased desperate hunger pangs and was a [...]

By |2018-11-14T13:14:07+00:00November 14th, 2018|Featured, Food & Drink, News and Gossip|

Venetia finalists for The Restaurant Awards

Abersoch restaurant Venetia have been shortlisted as one of the best restaurants in Wales at The Restaurant Awards – Welsh Edition. The black-tie ceremony will take place on Monday November 26, at the Exchange Hotel in Cardiff where the crème de la crème of the restaurant industry will gather for a countdown of the restaurants [...]

By |2018-11-06T16:50:08+00:00November 5th, 2018|Featured, Food & Drink|

TREMFAN HALL – Country House Dining Experience at its Best

We left Abersoch on a warm late Spring evening, the sun starting to dip over the western horizon, Cardigan Bay alight with the end-of-day colours laid down by that setting sun. Through Llanbedrog we took a left opposite the garage up a narrow lane signed to Tremfan Hall. A few hundred yards on the left [...]

By |2018-07-17T10:50:27+00:00July 17th, 2018|Eat & Drink, Featured, Food & Drink|

Two Islands Ice Cream Opens

The old bank in the centre of the village stood empty for some time. No longer, as a tasteful conversion and makeover sees the lovely stone premises become the home of new kids on the Abersoch block, Two Islands Ice Cream. Owned by Abersoch enthusiasts Jack Pollitt and his partner Laura Reynolds, their specialty is [...]

By |2018-03-24T15:13:18+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Featured, Food & Drink|

The Coconut Cove Opens Tonight

The new Authentic Thai Restaurant 'The Coconut Cove' opens in Abersoch tonight with plenty of excitement and anticipation by many, especially those that loved the hugely successful Coconut Kitchen that they've taken over from in a prime position as you enter Abersoch near Land & Sea.   We caught up with one of the partners [...]

By |2018-03-09T08:57:37+00:00March 9th, 2018|Featured, Food & Drink|

TWNTI – A Local Seafood Secret Well Worth Discovering!

Abersoch and the Llyn Peninsula are surrounded by water. Lot's of it. Teeming with fish and members of the crustacean family – lobster and crab. So it's no surprise that there is a real demand for quality seafood. Couple that supply and that demand with a beautiful converted shippon barn in the peaceful, sleepily beautiful [...]

By |2017-09-29T14:40:58+00:00September 29th, 2017|Featured, Food & Drink, News and Gossip|

Gwin Llyn Wines – Taste Abersoch

A Tale of Love, Lifeguards, Passion and Prosecco - Gwin Llyn Wines is featured in Abersoch Magazine's 'Taste Abersoch'. It’s a Saturday morning in early Spring when I walk into Gwin Llyn Wines – but this is really a Saturday evening kind of place.  For this is the specialist retailer that fuels some of the [...]

By |2017-07-05T07:56:35+00:00July 5th, 2017|Featured, Food & Drink, News and Gossip|

Spring Dish – The Coconut Kitchen

With the Spring sunshine at full strength here in Abersoch we asked head chef at The Coconut Kitchen, Preechaya, to let us have her Thai take on an Abersoch favourite – pan fried scallops: Pan Fried Scallops with a Soba Noodle, Courgette and Pomegranate Salad (serves 2) What you need: 100-120 grams of buckwheat soba [...]

By |2017-05-03T09:10:26+00:00April 28th, 2017|Featured, Food & Drink, News and Gossip|

The View with a view!

2016 saw a number of new developments in Abersoch, from Crust Pizzeria to Boudicca to Mickey’s Boatyard to Raw Sunshine. New additions and developments to the village always cause an air of excitement and one of Abersoch’s key additions last year was The View. Many readers will remember a tasty meal or a boozy night [...]

By |2017-01-23T16:40:31+00:00January 23rd, 2017|Featured, Food & Drink, Local Life, News, News and Gossip|