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The Red Fox

) #6 of 28 Restaurants in Cowbridge $$ - $$$ , British,
Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
+44 1446 772352
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“wedges” (3 reviews)
“thai curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

As an early valentine meal, me and the wife made our first visit to the red fox. The staff greeted us with a warm welcome and continued the good hospitality all night. The menu is fairly small but generous and tasty. There beer is good...More

1  Thank SpeshTravels
Reviewed February 6, 2016

We visited this pub for the first time and had a Sunday roast. We took our two young children and they were made to feel very welcome. The staff were really friendly, the food was tasty and good portions and we even got offered extra...More

1  Thank SimonPD
Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

Been to the red fox on a few occasions and all times the food was lovely! The Sunday menu is exceptionally good. Quite expensive though but worth the price.

Thank carcarj
Reviewed January 14, 2016

Whilst looking after grandchildren visited for lunch. Huge portions well cooked lovely atmosphere as pubs used to be

1  Thank welshdiner
Reviewed January 9, 2016

We went for a birthday meal as we were unable to get a place because of Xmas bookings, and they made a place for us. We had the Xmas dinner superb value and quality. The staff were fantastic ,It made us glad we couldn't get...More

Thank D E
Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Went with a friend for lunch. Good pub grub and excellent real ales. Very friendly atmosphere, land lady engaging and helpful. Good value for money

Thank malcolmw290
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Had a very good New Years's Day meal here yesterday. Arrived early but the owners were very welcoming and friendly. Enjoyed a very good meal in a relaxed atmosphere. Will definitely visit again.

Thank HR66
Reviewed January 1, 2016

We booked a table for lunch on New Years Eve for 6 of the family and everyone of the party could not praise the quality of the food highly enough. The staff were also extremely friendly and helpful. I had not visited this pub/restaurant for...More

Thank Neil-Sian
Reviewed December 19, 2015

We visited the Red Fox recently en route to a stop over in Cardiff. We were made to feel welcome from the moment we stepped inside the door. The place has a great ambience and the old matches it for quality. I couldn't resist the...More

2  Thank Ian D
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Good welcome and excellent home cooked food at its best. Not the easiest place to find but well worth the detour off the A 48 just outside Cowbridge on the way to Bridgend. The landlady greets all her guests with ' Hi Guys' and you...More

Thank Kelvin1503
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October 16, 2016|
Response from Cheryl E | Reviewed this property |
12 noon - 6pm food serving times on Sundays I believe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Cowbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1446 772352
Charming village pub serving home cooked meals, real ales, great wines. We offer a choice for most diners including Gluten Free and Vegan.
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