Royal Pier


Good food
Great times

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year and what better way to celebrate than in good company, with good drinks and great food? Let us put the perfect trimmings on your Christmastime celebrations, upstairs at The Pier. Download our Christmas menu and Student menus.


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

The first pleasure pier to open in Wales in 1865. Packed with history, entertainment, and award-winning hospitality. Our restaurant, upstairs at the pier, boasts panoramic views of Cardigan Bay, and is open from midday for great value refreshment and no-nonsense eats!


Central: 01970 636101  Head Office: 01970 636115


Royal Pier, Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2AZ


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Bread and olives (V) - £3.90
Freshly sliced country bread with balsamic oil and mixed olives

Soup of the day - £4.95
Chef’s freshly made soup of the day with toasted crusty bread

Chickpea, tahini & lemon terrine (V) - £5.50
Served with warm toast and an apricot, ginger & sultana chutney

Chicken liver & Gwynt y Drraig apple cider pâté - £5.95
Served with warm toast and a carrot, orange & ginger relish

Rarebit (v) - £5.95
Traditional Welsh rarebit made with Welsh ale

Traditional prawn cocktail - £6.50
Prawns in Marie Rose sauce on a bed of shredded lettuce

Cozze Marinara - £7.50
Mussels and seafood in a rich tomato & garlic sauce, served with fresh bread

Bruschetta and antipasti crostini - £8.95
Presented on a black slate with freshly grated parmesan on top


Fish and chips - £8.50
Deep fried beer battered cod with chips and either garden or mushy peas

Sirloin steak - £13.95
Served with onion rings, peppercorn sauce, grilled tomato and chips

Lamb shank - £14.95
Braised lamb shank served with wholegrain mashed potato, green beans, carrots and gravy


BBQ chicken burger - £9.75
Barbeque chicken burger with bacon and cheese. Served with salad and chips

Bacon cheeseburger - £9.75
Beef burger with bacon and cheese. Served with salad and chips

Chicken fajitas - £8.95
Served on a hot sizzler with chunky salsa, cheese, sour cream and chips

Vegetable fajitas (v) - £7.95
Served on a hot sizzler with chunky salsa, cheese, sour cream and chips

Fish pie - £8.75
A mixture of seafood and fish in a creamy sauce, topped with cheesey mashed potatoes

Curry of the week - £8.75
Ask your server for more information

Traditional bangers and mash - £10.50
Locally sourced sausages with mashed potato, peas and gravy

Lasagne - £9.50
Layers of lasagne sheets filled with rich Bolognese and béchamel sauces served with salad garnish and garlic bread

Carbonara - £9.50
Spaghetti with crispy pancetta, parmesan and parsley, served with garlic bread

Spaghetti Bolognese - £8.95
Spaghetti with beef and pork in a rich tomato sauce served with garlic bread

Seafood pasta - £10.50
A mixture of seafood and fish in a creamy white sauce with garlic, chilli and cherry tomatoes, served with garlic bread

Glamorgan Crumble (v) - £9.25
A mixture of cheddar cheese, leeks and carrot, lightly dusted with breadcrumbs


Cheese - £4.75

Ham & cheese - £5.50

Egg mayo - £4.50

Bacon, lettuce & tomato - £5.85

Bacon, egg, lettuce & tomato - £5.95


Classic margherita (v) - £8.50

Prosciutto e funghi - £9.50
Ham and mushroom

Salsiccia - £9.50
Pork sausage with red onion

Diavola - £9.50
Spicy salami

Frutti di mare - £10.50
Prawns, squid and mussels mixed with garlic and chilli


Chips £2.00

Onion rings £2.50

Garlic bread £2.50

Cheesy garlic bread £3.00

Side salad £2.00


Cheese on toast £4.50

Mini fish and chips £5.50

Scampi and chips £5.50

Chicken goujons and chips £5.50

Sausage and mash £5.50

Penne pasta £5.50

Royal Pier



Pizza Royal at the Inn on the Pier

Pizza Addicts

(9" / 12")

Margherita (v) - £6 / £9.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, basil & oregano.

Hawaiian - £7.00 / £11.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, ham, pineapple & oregano.

Ham & Mushroom - £7.00 / £11.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, ham, mushroom & oregano.

Farmhouse - £7.50 / £11.50
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, chicken, mushroom, sweetcorn, pepperoni & oregano.

Tuna - £7.50 / £11.50
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, tuna, sweetcorn & onions.

Pepperoni - £7.00 / £11.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni & mixed herbs

Garden (v) - £7.50 / £11.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, mushrooms, olives, peppers, sweetcorn & onions.

Mediterranean (v) - £7.50 / £11.50
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, spinach, peppers, olives, cherry tomatoes & mixed herbs.

Mexicana - £8.00 / £11.50
BBQ base, mozzarella, ham, oregano, cajun chicken, peppers & onions.

Carnivore - £8.00 / £12.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni, spicy beef, bacon, ham & chicken.

Hot 'N' Smokey - £8.00 / £11.50
Chipotle base, mozzarella, pepperoni, chicken & jalapenos.

Americana - £8.00 / £12.00
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, ham, pepperoni, onion, mushrooms, pickles & oregano.

Flamin'Go - £8.00 / £11.50
Tomato sauce with tabasco, Pepperoni, Onion, chilli peppers & jalapenos. 

Poseidon - £8.00 / £12.00
Tomato sauce with tabasco, Pepperoni, Onion, chilli peppers & jalapenos. 

Add extra toppings - 50p each
Bacon, BBQ sauce, Beef Mince, Cheese, Chicken, Ham, Olive, Mushroom, Onion, Pepper, Pepperoni, Pineapple, Sweetcorn.

Hot Melts

Bacon and cheese - £4.50
Baked baguette with crispy bacon, American cheese & mozzarella cheese.

Garden (Vegetarian) - £4.50
Baked baguette with peppers, onions, tomatoes, olives & cheese.

Tandoori Chicken - £5.00
Baked baguette with tandoori chicken, onion, peppers & cheese.

Cajun Chicken - £4.50
Baked baguette with cajun chicken & cheese.

BBQ Chicken - £5.00
Baked baguette with BBQ chicken, peppers, onion & cheese.

Carnivore - £5.50
Baked baguette with chicken, bacon, pepperoni, ham, spicy beef & cheese.


(Single / Double)

Classic Nachos (v) - £4.50 / £6.50

Xtra Cheesy Nachos - £5.00 / £7.00

Hot Pepperoni Nachos - £5.00 / £7.00

Sour Cream & Chive Nachos - £5.00 / £7.00

Pizza Nachos (v) - £4.00 / £6.50

Nachos Cheese Bites (v) - £3.00 / £6.00

Burger Lovers

Classic burger - £4.00
6oz beef burger, lettuce, onion, tomato and burger relish.

Chicken burger - £4.00
Battered chicken burger, lettuce, onion and tomato in a sesame bun

BBQ Beef- £4.50
6oz beef burger, BBQ sauce, coleslaw, lettuce, onion and tomato in a brioche bun.

Garden (v) - £4.50
Veggie burger, lettuce onion, tomato, mayo, relish in a sesame bun.

Jalapeno Beef Burger - £4.50
6oz jalapeno beef burger, lettuce, tomato onions & chipotle sauce in a brioche bun.

Jalapeno Beef Burger - £5.00
6oz jalapeno beef burger, lettuce, tomato onions & chipotle sauce in a brioche bun.

Royal Stack - £8.00
2x 6oz beef burger with double cheese, double bacon, lettuce, tomato, pickles, an onion ring, coleslaw & burger sauce l in a brioche bun.

Sides & Bites


Fies - £1.00 / £2.00

Spiral Fies - £1.30 / £2.60

Garlic bread - £1.50

Onion rings (5/10) - £2.50 / £4.80

Mac 'N' Cheese Bites (8/16) - £2.00 / £3.80

Chicken goujons (5/10) - £3.50 / £6.50

Chicken nuggets (5/10) - £2.00 / £3.80

Battered scampi (5/10) - £1.80 / £3.40

Side Salad - £1.20

Coleslaw - 75p


Cheese - 50p

Sauce pot - 50p

BBQ, chipotle, garlic Mayo, ketchup, mayo, salsa, sour cream & chive, sriracha mayo, sweet chill.

Buy One Pizza, Get One 1/2 Price
Monday - Friday, 6pm - 9pm.

Royal Pier



Have a drink with friends and family at the best¹ bars in Aberystwyth. Enjoy free WiFi, daily newspapers, 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 Pier Brasserie — Best Bar None Best Bar 7 years in a row; Inn on the Pier — Best Bar None Best Pub 6 years in a row; Pier Pavilion — Best Bar None Best Bar 5 years in a row.

² Inn on the Pier and front deck seating area.



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. Recently refurbished with pre-bookable booths, a VIP party area, 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 the biggest, busiest, and best nightclub in Aberystwyth.

NEW ATTRACTION: Get your kicks on our indoor dodgems! Up to 8 bumper cars on a full-sized theme park track! Kids and adults love 'em!



Our billiard bar is the number one destination for cue sports in Aberystwyth. You will find 7 full-size snooker tables, five 8-ball pool tables, a full-size American pool table, darts board, BIG SCREEN, 65" 4K Ultra-HD TV and 6 HD TVs dedicated to live sport, breaking news and all the very latest entertainment. We offer discounts for students and locals on table play throughout the year.

Whether you’re 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.



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.

Ice Cream


At the Royal Pier we know that eating out isn't just about comfortable seats and quality service, sometimes a mouth-watering Marshfield Farm or Mario's real dairy ice cream is all you need 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!

Come in and savour our delicious menu or make up your own. We will happily build the ice cream of your dreams with the toppings you choose!

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

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