A restaurant in North Wales has been named among the best in the UK for outdoor dining.

OpenTable has revealed it's top 100 Restaurants for Outdoor Dining in the UK for 2024 featuring locations from across the country including London, Bath, Cheshire and Glasgow.

Introducing its list, the online restaurant-reservation company said: "As the weather warms up, it’s time to dine outdoors.

"To help find the perfect alfresco spot, OpenTable has scanned diner metrics and over 2.2 million reviews to narrow down the restaurants where Brits love dining outdoors.

"The result is our annual Top 100 Restaurants for Outdoor Dining, offering delicious food at alfresco hotspots nationwide."

You can see the full list of best restaurants in the UK for outdoor dining via the OpenTable website.

North Wales restaurant among the best in the UK for outdoor dining

The Potted Lobster - located in Abersoch on the Llyn Peninsula - was the only restaurant in Wales to feature on the OpenTable list.

The Abersoch restaurant was commended for its "unique and relaxed dining experience" and its menu "packed with fresh, locally sourced seafood".

The restaurant, on its website, said: "Quality is at the heart of everything we do, serving up simple yet delicious flavours using only the freshest ingredients sourced from around the coastline."

Visitors to The Potted Lobster seem to agree with the high praise of the restaurant with it boasting a 4.8 out of 5 star rating on OpenTable from 660 reviews.

It also has a 4.5 out of 5 rating on Tripadvisor from 197 reviews.

One customer on OpenTable commented: "This is always our must go to when we’re down in Abersoch, beautiful place, amazing food and service is always excellent."

Another person said: "We had the most beautiful seafood here. Highly recommend the sharers seafood platter.

"We sat on the veranda enjoying the sunshine, very dog friendly. The service was excellent and the food was top quality.

"If you’re looking for something a bit special this is the place."


While the glowing reviews kept coming on Tripadvisor with another visitor to the restaurant adding: "We went for lunch and had a lovely experience.

"The food was fresh and full of flavour, the service was exceptional and the restaurant has a good balance of quality, style and relaxed vibes.

"Will definitely visit again when we return to Abersoch."