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!

      We only popped in a for a drink after a very hot walk up in Hafren Forest but were given a warm welcome, a really great pint of HPA and a chat about refurbishing some of the original fittings. Nice looking food menu too. Worth...More

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      Second visit here with family and we will be returning. Food is delicious, a great selection of gins and the staff friendly. A warm atmosphere, a proper pub that everyone should visit while in Llanidloes!

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      We fancied a pub lunch and this place was a little way away from us, so we called ahead to make sure they were serving food on a bank holiday. They said they weren’t. We went to the town anyway and walked past this place....More

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