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The Albany

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Good old fashioned pub

Called in here with my wife for a quick drink and got served straight away . It is a traditional... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Charles J
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Great Pub

Had a fantastic evening, great atmosphere and thanks for the fantastic service by Beth! Worth a... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Jo A
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13 Jul 2018
“Good old fashioned pub ”
26 May 2018
“Great Pub”
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Called in here with my wife for a quick drink and got served straight away . It is a traditional pub and has a good choice of ales at a fair price. The bar staff were very friendly and it had a good and friendly...More

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Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Hi Charles, glad you enjoyed your visit. hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic evening, great atmosphere and thanks for the fantastic service by Beth! Worth a visit!

Thank Jo A
Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

We are really happy you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. We shall pass on your comments to Beth.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Been to the Albany a few times now and have always felt it’s a nice place for a drink in Roath. However on our last visit we were bothered by some of the clientele who were letting their dogs run free in the beer garden...More

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Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

We have been made aware of this happening Last week and have spoken to those involved. This should not happen again. We trust on your next visit you have a more relaxed visit.

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This is an old traditional pub in the heart of roath hidden amongst streets of terraced houses. The Brains beer is the best, there is a selection of pub food especially for lunch (but disappointingly only to 5pm). There is a good bar lots of...More

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Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review your visit. We agree with you our beer is the best. see you soon hopefully.

Reviewed 19 January 2018

What a little gem of a pub. It seems to caters for all types of people. Whilst out for an evening with friends we stumbled across the Albany and what a treat it was. We were lucky to venture in on a Tuesday evening which...More

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Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

We are happy you enjoyed our quiz night. Please come back and have another go soon.

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We have been several times to this pub. It's a great place to watch sports and relax. Mike, Margaret and staff are very friendly and accommodating. Will be back soon for the six nations. Thanks very much

Thank Peter D
Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Glad you enjoy. See you for the rugby.

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I love to come to The Albany, there’s always a friendly welcome even for the dogs. The food is of great value and the selection of drinks should have something for everyone. This is one of my favourite local pubs!

Thank PancakeParty
Albany P, Manager at The Albany, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thanks for the review. Glad to see you enjoy.

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Regular visitor to this pub. Bar staff are all exceptionally friendly and provide great service, especially Daniel, Bethany and Martha. Whether just want a chilled pint with friends or big gathering in beer garden during summer this is great place to be.

Thank ScottD2824
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Lovely little pub that I sometimes visit on my way home from work Great atmosphere, always a great selection of beers, big shout out to Ffion and Dan for the fantastic service. Keep it up!

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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

One word. Ffion. Probably the best barperson in the world. Wonderful knowledge/service. Very traditional, warm and friendly. Needs some shelter for the dying breed that is the modern smoker.

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