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The Old Post Office

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The Old Post Office Porth Street, Porth CF39 9RT, Wales
01443 683822
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food is generally good, their homemade chips are incredible! But occasionally you get a bad meal, which taints the image. They seem to struggle with waiting staff, either really lovely or completely robotic... no happy medium.

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Thank Chelsea W
Porth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

meals are ok but nothing special-drinks are over priced. entertainment is good when they have itl breakfast is good value for money!

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Thank duncanhobbs
Rhondda, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a works/freinds night out had whitebait to start which was good followed by sea bass which was excellent and finished with the fudge cake also good. Wine was resonabily priced . Nice freindly place enjoyed .

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Thank stevep77
Rhondda S Wales
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Food ok but a little over priced for what it is! Has plenty of potential and could be improved on with a little bit more variation in the menu

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Thank Malo195809
Treorci, Rhonddal, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

12 of us went there for lunch. Not one word of complaint from anyone. From steak to curry, fish to omelette - really well presented and excellent value.

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Thank Lynda C
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

I used to love having this place on my doorstep. A modern gastro pub in the valleys serving good food. Returned recently after not visiting for a long while and how times have changed, for the worse. Place looks run down and is in need of a major piece of cosmetic work. Gents toilets are damaged, unclean and smelly. Food... More 

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Thank Karl E
London, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Three of us eat there evening meal. The staff and service was very good. Portion sizes very good, this is typical pub grub.

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Thank keltoshe
Swansea, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We go here quite a lot for lunch. The staff are very friendly and make you welcome and the food has always been good. This of course, is what I'd expect anyway from a restaurant. Nothing special about this place, but consistency is definitely worth mentioning.

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Thank Croftmanic
Rhondda, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I love eating here, lovely relaxing place, lovely food, what's not to like.I love the large chairs at the top of the restaurant,,, lovely to eat here,,,

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Thank honesty998
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

A party of 28 of us went for my daughter and nieces 18th birthday , overall the food was lovely, I had mixed grill ,all meats were cooked beautiful , only 2 weren't overly keen . My father and a friend who had the Thai curry and both said there wasn't enough flavour to it and could have had a... More 

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Thank michelle e

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Post Office Porth Street, Porth CF39 9RT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taf  >  Porth
  • Phone Number: 01443 683822

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?