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“Birthday treat in Valley Gastropub” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bella Mima

Bella Mima
1 Miskin Road, Miskin CF45 3UB, Wales
01443 479194
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Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Miskin
Cuisines: Italian
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“Birthday treat in Valley Gastropub”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012 via mobile

Lovely evening in the restaurant part of the Baileys pub in Miskin, Mountain Ash. Friendly service, good wine and nice ambiance. Waited a little while for our freshly prepared meals but didn't mind that as they arrived piping hot and plentiful. Excellent value for money, large portions for £7.95 pasta based meals with lots of meat/fish added, the chicken dishes were also nicely prepared, chips and coleslaw sides in abundance. A garlic baguette accompanied the pasta meals. The desserts choice was limited but both the rum and chocolate tort and toffee cheesecake were delicious. The profiteroles stack was amazing, enough for two to share. It was quiet in there for the Thursday night considering it was a two meals for £10 deal offer on all day. I hope more people will patronise this establishment, we need more of this quality on the valley.

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wales uk
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19 restaurant reviews
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“Excellent food, great value and friendly service !!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

An excellent find in a small welsh town, the food is amazing and huge portions for great prices.
All the food is homecooked to order, so takes about 15 minutes, but well worth the wait.
Every Thursday is 2 meals for £10 - exactly the same portions and dishes from the main menu.
Sunday Lunch is also available alongside the main menu, at £6.95 for 2 courses is excellent value and it is all home made (including the gravy).
Well worth a visit, but book as it gets busy.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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wales uk
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19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
“Authentic Italian food, great prices, warm welcome. What more could you want!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Bella Mima Italian American Restaurant, shares itself with The Baileys Arms Pub on Miskin Road.
The authentic food is made from scratch and therefore takes time, but who minds waiting in such a lovely cosy place.
The prices are very reasonable, especially for the huge portions. Home cooked Ribs in a spicy sauce and the pasta dishes are a firm favourite. Gigantic American Burgers are for the very hungry !
A good selection of Italian Wines at great prices and one of the best pints around.
I would advise booking as it does get busy, especially Sunday lunch time. A perfect Roast Beef cost just £5.95, as well as the normal Italian menu, something for everyone.

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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