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The Morlais Tavern

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32 Mount Pleasant Street, Dowlais CF48 3EH, Wales
01685 377900
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Clean trouble free pub with a excellent atmosphere. Great value food such is tasty and a nice pint. Entertainment most Saturday evenings and some Sundays. Like most pubs it shows a variety of sports The service is friendly and quick

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2013
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Great venue for eating & drinking with good entertainment Reasonably priced with good service & friendly staff..Well worth a visit to the Morlais Tavern

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

the bar needs a real overhaul,the carpets chairs and tables need a good cleaning.the staff are friendly and the food choice was good.the food i can only rate as ok,pub grub but then it was reasonably priced so you cannot expect silver service!!!the restaurant looked good but wasnt open lunchtimes so we ate in the bar which was very noisy.parking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Clean trouble free pub with a excellent atmosphere. Great value food such is tasty and a nice pint. Entertainment most Saturday evenings and some Sundays. Like most pubs it shows a variety of sports The service is friendly and quick

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

The moment I phoned the tavern to paying for the food was a good experience.The staff were very friendly,the food was good and the atmosphere was friendly.Just make sure you go to the front of the restaurant where the car park is situated,it took a while to find.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

We visited for Sunday lunch the food was of a very high quality with friendly attentive service our meals were good value and the portions generous. Drinks were reasonable in price and served with a smile. I Would heartily recommend this establishment to anyone visiting the area so much so as the title of my review say's my wife and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

A little gem of a resteraunt, tucked away in the heart of Dowlais, steeped in the Iron, Steel and Coal industry. Been there many times now and never dissapointed. It's not very big (seats approx.40-50) but it's full of character with the historical pictures and wonderful mural of Dowlais and the steel workers with faces glowing from the furnaces. You... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2010

lush food thurs nite is steak+chips and any pint for £5 nice staff , there's a dart board , pool table and kids can stay there till 9pm great pub 2 watch the 6 nations in

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2008

NICE GRUB ! and a good pint!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2007

Nice bar meals

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 32 Mount Pleasant Street, Dowlais CF48 3EH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil County  >  Dowlais
  • Phone Number: 01685 377900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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