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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Food
“Spanish style deli, they sell a huge range of cheeses, cured meats and dried goods. They also do great picnic boxes and panini.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bar
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“great pizzas and cocktails if you don't mind splashing out a little bit more than a dominos. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Establishment
“Good shop for Welsh cards and gifts. The free guided tour is well worth booking on to as you get to see behind the scenes, including the vast store of artworks.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Museum
“It's full of interesting local history from the Iron Age Hill Forts, Ship Building in the harbour. It also offers an activity programme and a café.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great for salads, Mediterranean and cakes inspired food. Good for brunch, lunch and an evening meals. Lots of space so good for groups. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Excellent food, great for couples wanting a lovely meal out and not that expensive compared to pub food. One of the best places to eat in town. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best fish and seafood restaurant in Ceredigion, with the added USP of being located in an old public toilet. Don't worry, it's been cleaned and renovated!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Food
“Pop band plays often at weekends and lovely food served upstairs. Always a nice atmosphere.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Clothing Store
“There are three in total, all stocking different women clothing and accessories”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“historic castle grounds in centre of Aberystwyth with great views of the town, sea and old college. Great park for the kids and crazy golf on sight. Good place to watch the sun go down.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Its not like a big modern multiplex, its much better! It only has one screen so be sure to check whats on.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Establishment
“Aberystwyth Cliff Railway is worth a visit, there's a Camera Obscura at the top of the cliff which can be accessed either by the cliff railway or by the walk up the footpath to the top. with stunning views over Aberystwyth and the Cardigan coastline it is well worth the effort. There is a restaurant/cafe up there so why not go and enjoy the relaxing views. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Store
“Tasty veggie and non-veggie food, coffee, cakes, warm atmosphere, with a wholefood shop downstairs.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“With the lovely pebble beach and quaint town, you could spend a lovely day out here on a dry day. It's about 45mins to an hour drive from St Harmon. ”
  • 25 locals recommend