The West Arms

A tasty start to 2022

The West Arms is shortlisted in Food Awards Wales 2022

The West Arms Country Inn in (Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog) has been shortlisted in the category of Restaurant of the Year (North) for the Food Awards Wales 2022. 

The Food Awards Wales 2022 celebrate the best in the food industry; from the excellent restaurants, chefs and servers, to the specialists and suppliers. 

“What a great start to the new year for us”, commented Nicky Williamson, Co-owner of the West Arms. “We are proud of showcasing all our local food partners here at The West including Big Hand Ale, Bron Y Garth Nurseries and Dolwen Lamb and Beef. Our menu changes on a daily basis because we rely on what is growing and what is caught and brought to us fresh from the valley each day. To be noticed as a leading restaurant for the region is a positive way to start 2022. Good luck to all the establishments out there.”  

The West Arms’ menu reflects all the seasonal flavours of the Ceiriog, from the signature Dolwen Welsh Lamb, a staple favourite to ‘The Marley Rose’, Fresh Fish caught directly off the North Wales Coast. Local Speciality meat dishes such as North Wales Venison or Partridge from Izzy at The Wild Meat Company in Llanrhaedr Yn Mochnant appear frequently. 

The Food Awards Wales 2022  is set to be a memorable event in the food industry’s calendar, with a wide range of accolades ready to be presented to the most deserving professionals and establishments, including Restaurant of the Year, Best Mexican Establishment, Retail Bakery of the Year, Best World Cuisine and many more. 

Spokesperson for The Food Awards Wales said: “Wales offers a wide range of places that serve world cuisines. The finalists were voted for by the public for providing authentic recipes and unique dishes to their diners, creating memorable experiences for both residents and visitors. 

“Undoubtedly, there are some amazing specialists around the country, who know how to offer great service, delicious food and meet the expectations of their diners. These are the professionals that we aim to reward at The Food Awards Wales 2022. 

“We would like to wish all the finalists the best of luck and we can’t wait to welcome all our guests and celebrate the winners with them.” 

Completing the shortlist are Old Wives Tales (Corwen), On the Hill Restaurant (Ruthin), Yum Yums (Corwen), TyddynLlan (Llandrillo), The Leyland Arms (Ruthin), Country Cooks (Corwen), and Dragonfly Tea Rooms and Fishery Ltd (Corwen). 

The winners will be announced at a black-tie ceremony in Cardiff in early 2022. 

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