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high street, Pontypridd, Wales
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: newly open last few weeks
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Couldn't do enough for us

Enjoyed a very nice meal here. The spicy hummus and the mixed grill were delicious! Excellent value for money. The waiter/chef/owner was so friendly and you could see he was set out to impress. He kept bringing us sauces to try and gave us baklava to try with our coffees. Would definitely go there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
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Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Enjoyed a very nice meal here. The spicy hummus and the mixed grill were delicious! Excellent value for money. The waiter/chef/owner was so friendly and you could see he was set out to impress. He kept bringing us sauces to try and gave us baklava to try with our coffees. Would definitely go there again! I just hope that the... More 

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Have eaten here twice before and never had an issue with the food. The last time we arrived we had friends who enjoyed the experience. Would recommend

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Porth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I have eaten at this establishment on four previous occasions and have enjoyed each of the meals I had. I visited on Saturday evening with friends and was, as a consequence of previous visits, looking forward to my meal. However, I was very disappointed to find that two (I didn't bother cutting the third) of my starter of three deep... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

This was the second time I had been to bamboo grill recently and the service is always absolutely lovely. The staff are very friendly and chatty and seem to genuinely care about their customers. I am a pescetarian and there is some choice for me on the menu which is always nice! I had the halumi to start on both... More 

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Treharris
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The inside of the restaurant is like being inside a bedouin tent,the food is excellent and the staff friendly and helpful.The kicker is,you can take your own wine,instead of getting ripped off as you do in other restaurants.

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Pontypridd
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This place is now called the lebsnese grill. Give it a wide berth it is still the bamboo grill just a change of name. £9.00 for a kebab that would not feed my dog. Go else where.

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

I visited with two friends and was pleasantly surprised on the decor and is a very small inside. We had a warm welcome on arrival. There was quite a good selection on the menu and didn't have to wait long for our food. Lovely food with good service which felt similar to being on holiday abroad. Would go there again... More 

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I last reviewed 'Bamboo Grill' in September 2012 and back then the restaurant was young and having visited many times I could genuinely say it was a very very good place to go. Unfortunately, after not going for sometime, I recently returned on two separate occasions and was utterly disappointed! The first occasion we were left feeling very disappointed with... More 

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I used the take out service yesterday having done this when the place had been opened a short while and it was great but yesterday the food was absolutely gross. The chips were freezing and soggy and the salad was turning with brown edges on the leaves and cucumber that was ageing. The chicken was a greyish colour and I... More 

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Crymych, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Restaurant was well decorated but very empty. Very good service and staff were polite and friendly. food was nice and well cooked and cheap. Probably a bit over marketed as the decor etc is a bit upmarket for food it provides but good cheap food and well worth visiting again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: high street, Pontypridd, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taf  >  Pontypridd

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Middle Eastern

Description

newly open last few weeks

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