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The Old Cottage

2a Queen Street, Bridgend, Wales
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Ranked #23 of 137 Restaurants in Bridgend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: simply divine!
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: simply divine!
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English first
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Having heard good reviews about the restaurant, I decided to give it a try. The stains on the carpets and walls should have alerted me, but I thought I would stick with it. Having asked for a table for one, I was informed that there was availability, however, to my horror, I was sat at the table of another party... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

Disappointing. Went for a Sunday lunch but, despite "booking", they seemed to have no idea we were coming. Ushered to the upstairs section on arrival, we all found the place very untidy and messy. The carpets were extremely dirty and stained. There were stains on the walls too. It didn't look as if any cleaning had taken place since closing... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Went here for my birthday in July, been twice before and have never been disappointed! Beautiful food, great service and perfect setting! The lamb is to die for!!!!!!

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

excellent food and staff. a bit pricey. but you'll be well fed.me and my girlfriend very much enjoyed a late dinner, the food was served quickly. overall a enjoyable experience.

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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Dined at the Old Cottage for the second time, and must say this was one of the best meals we have had in a long time. We eat out regularly and like to try different restaurants, what makes this place stand out is the friendly attentive staff and the excellent quality food in a nice setting. We will now be... More

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Visited The Old Cottage on Thursday 31st July with a few of my "Ladies that Lunch" friends for a lunchtime meal. Very welcoming on arrival and was seated downstairs as requested. We all ordered off the set lunchtime menu (all various meals) and all meals were lovely, hot and tasty. we all had the Trifle for dessert and I must... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Went here for Sunday lunch after hearing how nice it was. We sat upstairs in the restaurant and the first thing we noticed was how dirty the carpet was. It looked as if food had been tipped on the floor on more than one occasion and not cleaned up. If they had hoovered it I don 't think it would... More

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Met with a group of friends to celebrate a 70th Birthday for I a Sunday lunch. The food was fantastic. Will be returning to try in the week to see what the food is like. Service was great. Excellent deserts. Great meal had by us all

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great food but not much atmosphere. Lunch time value is exceptional. More a family meal time venue than party night.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

large crowd went, food pre ordered so we didn't have to wait. Generous portions and food served hot and altogether. Staff polite and restaurant clean.

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