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Gwaelod y Garth Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
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Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
+44 29 2081 0408
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have visited this inn on many occasions never been disappointed the food is the best quality around and varied

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1 Thank brian g
Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love the Gwaelod the food is consistently good, the welcome friendly and the bar warm, dog friendly and wonderfully relaxed just right after a long cold walk up the Garth mountain! The burgers were wholesome with real meat a very substantial lunch hubby spotted the faggots and peas which looked amazing a definite lure to return.

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1 Thank HelenandDavehus
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best pub/ resterant in Cardiff, the food is all locally sauced and delisous, the beer range is good varied and alway on top form, they also brew their own beer on site. Most of the eating is done upstairs, so down stairs, still retains a traditional pub feel, there is also a good area outside to lap... More 

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1 Thank Bill T
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for lunch. Fantastic! Food is clearly all made on site. Excellent selection of real alrs as well as the standard lagers. Greeted in a friendly manner and owner couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. Menu selection is varied and all meals sound highly appetising. Fantastic for a little village pub. One of the best places I've ever... More 

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1 Thank Rob J
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Managed to squeeze my family in for a NY day lunch. We were all greeted and shown a well prepared table. The staff were friendly polite and efficient. We ordered our meals and they were very happy to down size menu orders for kids ( rather than have a kids menu) which I always think is a great feature of... More 

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2 Thank Andy W
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friendly welcoming pub. Good real ale selection kept in fine form. Food available, yet to try but the menu looks great. Log fires. Dog and people friendly.

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1 Thank Chris H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went as a party of seven, made to feel welcome straight away, excellent selection of real ales, food was good I had the turkey lunch which was excellent with proper veg (roast potatoes were homemade), the portions are large so go there hungry. well worth a visit

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1 Thank bobv999999
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and really enjoyed the food. For starter I had the cheese& leek sausage which was very tasty but didn't contain any meat which I was surprised about. My friend had the spinach & cheese pancake which was a rich gooey delight. For main we both had the steak & ale pie served with chunky chips... More 

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1 Thank ellebtn
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best place I have ever been to for Sunday lunch. It was just perfect in every way, the food and service were second to none. It will be so hard to go anywhere else after this!!!

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2 Thank ebonyeyes2014
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

A group of 18 of us all received a good Christmas Lunch here. Three courses were £30. Only thing I could improve on the food was stuffing was dry and hard and the roasties were on the dry side. Otherwise lots of food, nicely cooked meat with properly cooked veg served separately and as much gravy (lovely and home made)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2081 0408

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?