The Menu

We prepare wholesome tasty home cooked food

Welcome to The Dragons Back, the highest pub in the Brecon Beacons National Park, a Country Inn with plenty of accommodation, b&b rooms, bunkhouses and a campsite.

We are first and foremost a pub, we try to prepare wholesome tasty home cooked food in generous sized portions, locally sourced from well respected suppliers that we have been using for years.  We only use two suppliers for all our meat, the Venison Centre at Bwlch and Cashells in Crickhowell.  Our menu is full of traditional pub favourites, as well as the ever popular steak on a stone.

FOOD IS SERVED FRI & SAT ONLY –  FRI 6-9 PM & SAT 12.30- 2 PM, 6-9 PM.


Garlic mushrooms, topped with stilton, served with toast and butter – £5.00

Potato skins with thai sweet chilli and garlic mayo dip – £4.50

Cheesy garlic bread – £4.00

Soup of the day with roll & butter – £6.00

The speciality of the house are our hot rocks, these are various steaks or halloumi cheese served on a 400 degree centigrade lava stone, you have a choice of chips, jacket potato or cous cous, accompanied with onions, mushrooms, tomato’s and a salad garnish.

Welsh rump steak 12oz – £15.95

Welsh sirloin steak 8oz – £15.95

Welsh lamb leg steak 80z – £14.95

Tuna Steak 6-8oz – £13.95

Halloumi cheese skewers – £12.95

Steak in ale pie, made with tender chunks of local steak, mushrooms, onions in real ale gravy – £11.95

Chicken & leek pie, made with free range chicken, in a delicious sauce with leeks and sweetcorn – £11.95

Venison pie, delicious chunks of local venison, in a wine and red currant gravy, with mash and green beans – £12.50

Gammon steak 12oz, with egg & pineapple, or two of each – £12.95

Scampi ( wholetail ), generous portion – £11.50

Cottage pie topped with cheddar cheese – £10.95

Chicken tikka masala with rice/chips and naan – £10.95

Beefburger 4 oz made by local butcher – no dobbin! – £7.95

Venison burger 4-6 oz, made by our local venison supplier – no dobbin ! – £8.95

Vegetable chilli, served with rice and garlic bread – £10.95

Veggie shepherds pie, made with lentils, split peas and vegetables -£10.95

Veggie curry, with rice/chips and naan – £10.95

We always have a selection of tasty puddings available, priced at £5.95

Due to an increasing number of customers bringing their own cakes, we have decided to implement a charge of £2 per head for cakeage, this is to cover our costs of extra plates, serviettes etc. and loss of revenue.

Friday: 6pm – Late
Saturday: 12:30pm – Late

Call: 01874 711353


The Dragons back provides range of options 

A fine selection of local real ales available, and food orders are taken 6 pm till 9pm in the evening.

We prepare wholesome tasty home cooked food in generous sized portions.

We have a large variety of accommodation to suit most tastes and budgets.