We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Y Dic Penderyn

102-103 High Street, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8AP, Wales
+44 1685 385686
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good21%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
DETAILS
102-103 High Street, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8AP, Wales
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (137)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took over a hour to come, didn't think anything of the wait because it was busy but people were getting their food much quicker than us even though we were there before them? No apology for the delay and the attitude on staff pleasant.

1  Thank AmyVHills
JD W, Manager at Y Dic Penderyn, responded to this review

Hi, Firstly I would like to apologise for the service that you received whilst visiting the pub. I would like to investigate the matter further, would you be able to contact me at the pub on 01685385786, and ask for Beccy. Thanks

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Within some thirty miles of Merthyr there are four Wetherspoon pubs. And this is by far the worst. Granted we were there on a Friday evening, but it was chaos. Even that early, 5.30, surfaces were sticky, the noise was deafening, and in several instances...More

Thank Elizabeth t
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Lunch time with work colleagues. It was fully seating, lucky to get a table. Decent pub, queued at bar though. Slow food delivery, half an hour. It was ok but the ham was not 'the usual' served, not as good quality but it was cheap,...More

Thank Huw J
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Food not bad for a quick stop for a bite to eat. Staff leave the place down over all, attitude and just overall customer service is absolutely disgusting.

Thank BethJones123
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

As usual for spoons the range and price of beer and food was great. Yes the deserts were frozen and the mains not that fresh but at this price you don't mind. However the place is simply filthy. Sticky tables left uncleaned for ages, i...More

Thank ipako
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Pretty standard Spoons food but the service was speedy. Unfortunately the place is popular with families with noisy children. We ate quickly and left.

Thank atkinsclan
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Tried this pub again due to convenience with my daughter found a table which was not cleaned but that was sorted very quickly ordered a burger and a chicken balti bother meals were very nice and were value for money service was good and waiting...More

Thank Ajw1516
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This spoons is definitely one to avoid. A bit run down really. Could do with a face lift and music like a Lloyd's bar. Bar staff very slow. Boxing night only 4 serving. Really not good

1  Thank welshwiz50
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Go here very regularly. Food is cheap and decent, food served really quickly, never have a single complaint, staff are lovely, they have a fun quiz night, large variety of drinks to choose from, clean. What more could you want from a pub really.

2  Thank RachelLouiseLewis
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Happened to visit on 'Steak Day'. Brilliant usual fayre at VFM cost. Very good meals with drinks for 2 of us for only £22.50 - cannot be faulted. Will visit again.

Thank Richard P
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Woodfired Pizza & Kitchen
200 reviews
.14 km away
JOL's
155 reviews
.37 km away
The new Crown Inn
140 reviews
.39 km away
Red Spice
149 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bike Park Wales
271 reviews
2.97 km away
Dare Valley Country Park
108 reviews
7.38 km away
Cyfarthfa Castle
268 reviews
1.32 km away
Aberdare Park
94 reviews
6.15 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Adie52
Is there free parking?
22 September 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Malcybaby69 | Reviewed this property |
5 min walk away
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102-103 High Street, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8AP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil  >  Merthyr Tydfil
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 385686