Royal Pier

A one-stop destination for food, drinks, and family fun.

Aberystwyth's Royal Pier was the first pleasure pier to open in Wales in 1865, and is jam-packed with modern-day amusements and award-winning hospitality.

It is the UK's most decorated Best Bar None (BBN) Award winner and in 2013 was crowned the National Winner at BBN's parliamentary reception at the House of Lords.

PHONE

Central: 01970 636103  Head Office: 01970 636115

EMAIL

pleasure@royalpier.co.uk

LOCATION

Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2AZ

ACCESSIBILITY INFORMATION

A platform stairlift and toilet facilities are available for wheelchair users and less mobile persons.

KEY INFORMATION

Friendly, well-behaved companion dogs are allowed on the decking area at the front of the building, assistance dogs required to perform specific tasks for persons with a disability are permitted throughout.

 

Book ahead.


Deliveroo

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FOOD WITH VIEWS

Upstairs at the Pier.

LUNCHTIME 12-3

Open "fish finger" sandwich, breaded haddock, tartare slaw, brioche £10.50

4oz Minute steak, chimichurri, tripple cooked chips £10

Southern fried chicken wrap, chilli slaw, triple-cooked chips (v on request) £8.50

AVAILABLE ALL DAY

SAMPLE MENU

Starters

Soup of the day, fresh bread & whipped butter £5.50 (v)

Tempura vegetables, garlic hummus & chilli mayo £6 (V)

Prawn cocktail, toasted brioche, lemon £6

Caprese salad, crostini, wild garlic £6.50 (v)

Cider braised pork belly, pickled fennel, crackling £7

Seared scallops, parsnip, maple purée, bacon, parsnip chips £11

Mains

Today's fish please ask POA

Pot of mussels, white wine cream, shallot, chive & garlic ciabatta £11

Wild mushroom and spinach pie, pan fried garlic new potatoes and tenderstem broccoli £14 (V)

Smoked mackerel BLT salad, romesco, wild garlic £15

Slow braised lamb shank, mustard mash, spinach and leek cream £20

Grill

8oz beef burger, milk roll, smoked cheddar, caramelised red onion & triple cooked chips £15

8oz rump steak £18 // 10oz ribeye steak £26

Served with triple-cooked chips, mushrooms and tomato. 

WE ONLY USE WELSH BEEF STEAKS THAT ARE DRY AGED FOR A MINIMUM OF 28 DAYS.

Add a sauce

Pepper sauce £1.50 // Mushroom cream sauce £3 // Bacon onion jam £3 

Sides

Triple-cooked chips (v/DF) £3

Mixed leaf with basil dressing (V/DF/GF) £3

Seasonal vegetables (GF) £4

SUNDAY LUNCH

SAMPLE MENU

Starters

Soup of the day, fresh bread & whipped butter £5.50 (v)

Tempura vegetables, garlic hummus & chilli mayo £6 (V)

Prawn cocktail, toasted brioche, lemon £6

Cider braised pork belly, pickled fennel, crackling £7

Seared scallops, parsnip, maple pureé, bacon, parsnip chips £11

Mains 

Chicken breast, pigs-in-blankets and sage & onion stuffing £12.50

Maldon salt-roasted pork loin, crispy crackling £12.50

Trio of meats; beef, chicken and pork £12.50

Slow-roast topside of beef with sea-salt and thyme served with a giant Yorkshire pudding £14

Roast leg of Welsh Lamb £16

The above mains are served with seasonal vegetables, gravy and roasted & mashed potatoes.

Today's vegetarian option please ask (V) £12

Pan-seared salmon fillet, leek & prawn sauce £14

Child sized mains £6.50

Sides

Stuffing £1.00

Giant Yorkshire pudding £1.50

Cauliflower cheese £3.50

Most of our dishes can be catered for a gluten free diet. Please ask a member of the team.

Vegan V Vegetarian v Dairy Free DF


Royal Pier

PIZZA

Pizza Royal at the Inn on the Pier - currently closed for refurbishment.

STONEBAKED PIZZA

MARGHERITA £9.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, basil and oregano

CHEESEBURGER £11.00
Mozzarella, tomato sauce, onions, gherkins and topped with burger sauce

POPCORN CHICKEN £11.00
Mozzarella, gravy sauce and popcorn chicken

MEDITERRANEAN £11.00
Mozzarella and chargrilled vegetables

BBQ PULLED PORK £11.50
Sage and onion stuffing, red onion & apple chutney

GRILLED CHICKEN £11.50
Creamy pesto base and smoked cheese

ITALIAN SAUSAGE £12.00
Prosciutto, olives, and fire roasted red pepper

BURGERS

SEASIDE STACK
Double beef or chicken burger with melted Monterey Jack cheese, caramelised red onion relish, crispy bacon, pickled gherkins and sweet chilli mayonnaise

CLASSIC
8oz beef burger with melted mozzarella, pickled gherkins, lettuce, caramelised red onion relish, crispy bacon, tomato and topped with burger sauce

BBQ CHICKEN
Grilled BBQ chicken fillet with tomatoes, red onion relish, melted mozzarella, lettuce and crispy bacon

VEGGIE
Homemade spiced falafel burger with grilled halloumi, zingy slaw, lettuce, tomatoes and sriracha sauce

PANINIS

BREAKFAST
Sausage, baked beans, bacon, fried onions, mushrooms and cheese

CHARGRILLED MEBITERRANEAN vegetables with guacamole and mozzarella cheese

SMOKED BACON with brie and cranberry sauce

ROAST PORK with sage & onion stuffing, cheddar and apple sauce

CHICKEN AND PEPPERONI with fire roasted peppers and mozzarella

SIDES

SWEET POTATO FRIES £2.00

CURLY FRIES £2.00

STRAIGHT FRIES £2.00

TRIO OF FRIES £3.50


Royal Pier

DRINK
IT IN

Have a drink with friends and family at the best¹ bars in Aberystwyth. Enjoy free WiFi, happy hours, cocktails, shooters, and unrivalled views of Cardigan Bay. We are child and dog-friendly² and our PLAYDIUM digital jukebox even allows you to control the music from your mobile phone!

¹ Upstairs at the Pier — Best Bar None Best Bar 7 years in a row; Inn on the Pier — Best Bar None Best Pub 6 years in a row; Billiard Bar — Best Bar None Best Bar 5 years in a row.

² Inn on the Pier and front deck seating area.

GO TO TOWN

A great night out is also a safe night out at Pier Pressure. It has been recognised as Best Club at Ceredigion's Best Bar None Awards 6 years in a row and operates with walk-through metal detection. Recently refurbished with pre-bookable booths, a VIP party area, selfie wall, 4K Ultra-HD screens, jaw-dropping sound, and custom designs throughout by renowned UK artist James Blinkhorn, Pier Pressure genuinely lives up to its reputation as Aberystwyth's most iconic nightclub.

MASTER THE SHUFL CURVE

Our billiard bar is the number one destination for competitive socialising in Aberystwyth. You will find THE DADDY of SHUFL combos, two 22ft Grand Champion shuffleboard tables, Casual Darts (18+), four full-size snooker tables, eight 8-ball pool tables, a full-size American pool table, TouchTunes Angelina interactive jukebox, eleven TV screens including 75" 4K Crystal-HD and 65" 4K Ultra-HD dedicated to live sport, breaking news and all the very latest entertainment.

We've supercharged darts with revolutionary technology and awesome video game graphics to deliver a gloriously satisfying social experience. Select a game, snap a selfie, and take aim. Casual Darts truly is DARTS FOR EVERYONE, no experience is necessary as the games cater for all standards. So, what are you waiting for? Book for darts with a difference. To ensure you have the best experience, we recommend booking Casual Darts for 90 minutes.

Whether you’re mastering the curve, potting balls, throwing darts or watching the game, we serve up a great selection of food and drink that will keep you going throughout the day and night.

FUN FOR ALL
THE FAMILY

Our family-friendly, air-conditioned amusements arcade is fully loaded with the industry's very best machines. This year’s new video games include: Typhoon 3D MOTION SIMULATOR delivering up to 2 G's of acceleration and 400 movements per second, Space Invaders FRENZY with massive 8 FOOT LED display, the fully immersive Jurassic Park DELUXE MOTION with seat shaker and Thrill-D Enviro Theatre experience, The Walking Dead with bone shaking Thrill-D sound, Cruis’n BLAST 42″ Deluxe Driver, MotoGP™ with 42" HD screens and front mounted fans, SpongeBob Pineapple Arcade, Bean Bag Toss, Down The Clown, Milk Jug Toss, ICE Ball alley roller redemption, CURVED Air Hockey and LOTS MORE!

NEW ATTRACTIONS: Time to spare? Your arcade entertainment experience now includes ten-pin bowling! Or get your kicks on our indoor dodgems! Up to 8 bumper cars on a full-sized theme park track! Make your KIDS' PARTIES fun and memorable at the pier! Call 01970 636100 to book.

CHIPNICS

At the Royal Pier we know that eating out isn't just about comfortable seats and quality service. Our promenade fish bar offers traditional fish and chips to take away.

Sit in, have a chipnic on the end of the pier, or grab and go — it's up to you!

Somedays all you need is a mouth-watering Mario's real dairy ice cream whilst promenading along Aberystwyth's seafront. Offering you the ultimate in luxury Welsh ice cream with over 16 different award-winning flavours — you'll certainly be spoilt for choice! And because we believe treating the family means treating the tail-wagger too, we stock Marshfield Farm's Scoop's ice cream specifically for dogs.

01970 636100 Royal Pier, Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2AZ

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