Explore the History

Learn about the history of this amazing pub. Set in a quaint village in Llanidloes our establishment is in one of the more beautiful places in Wales.


Delicious Home Cooked Food

Due to Covid 19 we are currently unable to offer are usual menu. We are however still offering our burger night menu on a Wednesday! 


High Quality Drinks

We offer local cask ale from Tanner’s Brewery, we have a wide selection of delicious  handmade cocktails. We also have an newly refurbished Gin bar!

About Us

Based in Llanidloes, Powys, The Whistling Badger is committed to offering fantastic food and drink to a range of customers. Our pub has been serving refreshments for over a hundred years, and our current team here has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. We’re an independent pub, and this allows us to offer the best range of drinks to our fantastic customers. Visit us today for a great service, amazing food, and refreshing drinks!

      At the wales rally for the day! Lovely dinner and good price. Lovely staff and great food too! We stayed at a nearby hotel but the staff were so nice I would love to have stayed at their hotel as well! Highly recommend this pub!...More

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      Been to this pub on previous visits to Llanidloes and usually satisfied yet on this occasion no food available in evening and pub closed during the day and this during Royal Welsh Show week! Why are the pub opening times so varied in this town?

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      Would give 6 stars if I could – walked in at lunchtime this friday in a despondent state after the local fishmonger forgot a £100 order for dinner for 40 people needed for the following eve (#worldsmostuselessfishmonger)…to the friendliest 'we can help' welcome you could...More

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