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The Old Cottage

2a Queen Street, Bridgend, Wales
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Ranked #17 of 137 restaurants in Bridgend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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
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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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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
3 helpful votes 3 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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4 reviews 4 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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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Booked a table her for 6, this was our first visit. very clean, staff are smart and very friendly .We all had a main meal and dessert and it was very nice . Did not have to wait very long for our food to arrive , and when it came it was hot. Would say this is the best place... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I was taken to The Old Cottage by some friends who had recommended it. The building has been renovated most successfully and is in a good central location. We all enjoyed our lunches, very generous size portions and two courses for under £10. The service was very good too , they were quite busy on the day we went but... More

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port talbot
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

First visit to this restaurant for a few years. Treated very well by staff on arrival and service was good throughout our visit. My partner and I both ordered sardines to start and they were fab. I ordered sword fish to follow and the portion was huge - no fussy cordon bleu tiny portions but it was delicious and my... More

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