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Gwaelod y Garth Inn

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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, European
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Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
029 2081 0408
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Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A good selection on the menu, steaks,fish,vegetarian all cooked to perfection.The desserts are all very moreish. The staff very pleasant and helpful.There is always a good atmosphere and very cosy in the winter with wood burning stove.

1 Thank Bunting2015
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100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from an impromptu lunch at the GYG. We sat outside under the awning, firstly on the bench. The staff are always friendly and accomodating, the server offered to bring a table to us when we ordered our food but guests at the next table gave us theirs. We had pork belly on mash with apple and vegetables and... More 

1 Thank snannysnow
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A welcoming informal proper pub with a great menu of food prepared on the premises, lovely beer too!

1 Thank Rob K
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this Inn for a meal and was very happy.the service was spot on the beer was good we had Wye Valley pint.the food was good we had the Lamb cooked just right and served hot! Would go again.

1 Thank william s
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here a few years ago on a date night !!! We have since returned on a much regular basis with our children and Familly we really do love this place there is always a fantastic range of real ales and great ciders Lilly the pink being my favourite ! The food is fantastic and service... More 

1 Thank DJTipps
Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 members of my family stayed for 2 nights for my sons graduation they all had a lovely time said it was a mini holiday, breakfast, meals, room and service is outstanding , made to feel so welcome they can't wait to visit again. X

1 Thank sh0pah0lic10
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place,food+ ales magnificent, staff very polite + friendly. The owners r very friendly + approachable, nothing is too much trouble. Highly recommend this little gem.

1 Thank 9wells
Abbots Langley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a bed for the night after a wedding reception at Radyr Golf Club - this place was much more than that! Friendly staff and easy early afternoon check in, clean comfortable, well decorated room that felt homely and the shower was great. Delicious (huge!) cooked breakfast the next morning in a relaxed atmosphere. We were just surprised that they... More 

2 Thank ElsR82
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had never visited before, but it is a favourite of friends, I understand why. Breathtaking views, staff who smile, food is plentiful, hope you are more than peckish!!

1 Thank weegranty
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful pub/ restaurant where does one start! I have been here on three occasions for lunch and have never been disappointed .Two occasions after some hiking and the latest well just to have lunch. The staff are always very helpful,efficient and chatty. There is a good selection of drinks. I drink Peroni(not bottle) and £4.50 a pint is good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $20
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, European
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: 029 2081 0408

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