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Llanelian-Yn-Rhos, Colwyn Bay, Conwy LL29 8YA


Food Hygiene Inspection

We have today had our routine Food Standards Agency inspection and are pleased to report that we have again been given the highest rating 5, Very Good.  We would like to thank the efforts of all our staff in ensuring that we maintain this high standard of food safety.

Tuesday Opening July 2024

We are pleased to say that we will be opening again on Tuesday's from next week 2nd July. Our opening hours will be 12 noon to 3.00 pm and 6.00 pm to 11.00 pm and we will be serving food from 12 noon to 2.00 pm and 6.00 pm to 8.30 pm

June 2024 Opening hours

During June this year, we are afraid that we are having to close on Tuesdays in addition to our normal Monday closing. This is due to a staff shortage and we expect to return to opening on Tuesday's in July. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused to customer's plans

UK Celebration

We will be closed on Friday 7th June to celebrate our daughter Esme's marriage to Jason in New Zealand last month. Esme and Jason will be in the the UK for about three weeks and hope to be able to meet as many old friends as possible during this celebration visit.

Colwyn Bay Remembrance Sunday 2023

Simon was honoured to be asked to play the last Post at the Colwyn Bay Remembrance Service held at the War Memorial on Sunday. He afterwards received thanks from the Mayor for his faultless moving performance.  With Simon is their Daughter Esme who is home on a short visit from New Zealand. Unfortunately the…

White Lion wins North Wales Pub of the Year 2023

Simon and Nina are over the moon to have been voted the North Wales Pub of the year at the Welsh Hospitality Awards in Cardiff on Monday night. This is the second time they have received this award, having also won in in 2019. In addition the White Lion won the North Wales Gastro Pub…

Winner “Gastro Pub of the year”, NoRth Wales

We are delighted to announce that we have won the Gastro Pub of the Year, North Wales at the 2023 Food Awards Wales held in Cardiff on 26th June.  This is the second time we have won this award, the first being pre Covid in 2019. In addition in 2019 we were named Pub/Inn of…

Soul and Motown come to White Lion

Phat Saxman with his Saxophone Sounds will be performing here on Friday 23rd June at 8pm.  With a range of music that can stretch from "Ain't No Sunshine" to "You are the Sunshine of my Life" and possibly visiting "Rainy Night in Georgia on the Way" this promises to be a superb reintroduction of our Music Nights post…