The West Arms

Llanarmon DC pub finalist in Welsh Bar and Pub Awards 2020

The West Arms pub in Llanarmon DC

The West Arms pub and country inn in Llanarmon DC has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 1st Welsh Bar and Pub Awards 2020.

Celebrating some of Wales’ top drinking establishments, the award showcases local pubs and bars that offer great wine lists, an array of beers, innovative cocktails and a warm atmosphere.

Owner of The West Arms, Mark Williamson said; “We have worked hard over the past two years to create a cosy place which offers an authentic, all round, welsh drinking & dining experience.  From our delicious Sunday Roasts and cooked breakfasts (all created with locally sourced produce) to working with local distilleries and breweries – the focus here is always on ‘local’ and our pub is very much the hub of our community.”

The 16th Century country inn holds a number 1 spot on TripAdvisor and is a member of CAMRA. The bar menu includes a selection of locally brewed cask ales (Big Hand), Penderyn whiskies, Pollination and Hibernation gins from a local distillery in Machynlleth,  and an excellent wine list.

Customers are made to feel ‘at home’ and owners Mark and Nicky always take pleasure in sitting down for pint to get to know their guests.

The Welsh Bar & Pub Awards aim to bring together the bar industry and reward those who established successfully their business and found their corner in the market.

A Spokesperson for the awards said: “The bar industry has seen a massive growth over the past few years and these awards aim to acknowledge those who have played a great role in introducing innovation to this sector.

“The awards will celebrate and highlight the skill, commitment, talent and success of those who work hard to deliver exceptional customer service, unique drinks and memorable experiences to their customers. It is time to give them the recognition they deserve.”

Located in the village of Llanarmon DC, a short drive from Llangollen, The West Arms hotel offers 16 characterful rooms and an award winning restaurant.

The country inn hotel has already won recognition in the industry as one of 50 of the Best pubs in Wales by and awarded as ‘Best Pub in Wrexham’ (National Pub & Bar Awards 2019).

The West Arms will be joining 9 other finalists from North Wales in the finals of The Welsh Bar & Pub Awards 2020 which is scheduled for June 2020.