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1 Three Salmon Street | 1 Stryd Y Tair Eog, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DS, Wales
+44 (0) 1685 383333
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent good and service

Everything about this place was fav! We had Sunday lunch, which was divine, and none of our party of 5 could fault. We also had deserts which were varied and all delicious. The staff were outstanding and very welcoming without being suffocating and intrusive. The place was spotless too. One minor... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
becki1979
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Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales
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Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Everything about this place was fav! We had Sunday lunch, which was divine, and none of our party of 5 could fault. We also had deserts which were varied and all delicious. The staff were outstanding and very welcoming without being suffocating and intrusive. The place was spotless too. One minor complaint I would have liked more than one roast... More 

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Mildenhall, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

You'd have thought with all the "bigging up" on the menu that the food was going to be stunning, but alas fell a long way short.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Always pop in on a Sunday morning for a coffee always a warm welcome from Donna Maria and Mokhtar reasonably priced ,very clean anyone visiting Merthyr Tydfil should call in .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We've been a couple of times, lovely welcome always good food, found this by accident while in Merthyr town - homemade fish cakes were lovely & the chicken curry 👍

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Wales, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Great food, liked service, happy people and decent place. Dont mis it. Nothing not to like about this place.

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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Had a gorgeous sunday lunch here ... the meat was very tasty and the yorkshire puddings were home made... all the vegetables were delicious and the gravy was beautiful.. only a small little restaurant and always made to feel very welcome. will be returning soon.

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Merthyr Tydfil County, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Moktar's is a lovely family run cafe. We have visited 3 times over the last month and we've had such a warm welcome! The family who own it are so friendly. We often arrive in a large group and they will go out of the way every time to accommodate us! Food is usual cafe food during the week with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Lovely food lovely atmosphere run by a lovely friendly family. Can't beat all the homemade delights on offer

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Merthyr Tydfil County, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Had a very nice chicken with mushrooms and garlic meal at Moktar's Kitchen last week, returned today and had a very nice chicken and veg risotto. Thank you, guys. I'll probably be back next week when I venture out of Aberfan to do my shopping, lol

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Called in randomly for Sunday lunch. Didn't know what to expect but couldn't fault it. Lovely dinner, great service and lovely homemade deserts.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Three Salmon Street | 1 Stryd Y Tair Eog, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil County  >  Merthyr Tydfil
  • Phone Number: +44 (0) 1685 383333

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe

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