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Saltwater Inn

The Square, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
+44 1656 771177
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a Birthday Party here for my Girlfriend's Birthday over the weekend and it was abolsutely fantastic. I had the Fishcake to Start, which was gorgeous and had the Belly Pork for my main course. One thing I would have to critiscise is that when...More

Thank michaeltaylormoran
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited here for lunch, busy during the time we were there. Staff friendly and welcoming. our table was overlooking the seafront. tables were cleared when people had finished their food, and tables cleared quickly when table free ready for next customers. I had scampi, and...More

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my bro & sister in law, service was friendly & fast, staff were attentive , food was excellent.well worth a return trip

Thank Deefan54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice pub, not restaurant level, just pub grub, the wait for food was to long and was not hot enough, food selection was adequate and pricing was probably right for level of food supplied not all food is cooked fresh chips were oven fish was...More

Thank MEL J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food but I had to ask for the table to be cleared. Desert was being served while empty main course plates were still on the table.

Thank Gill P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited many times and the food is consistently great. Varied menu and lovely welcoming atmosphere. Our dog is also welcome. Service is excellent. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

Thank Realfoodi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I took our Daughter for dinner and found hospitable, friendly staff and the grub weren't half bad either. Seriously though, as seasoned restaurant goers we found this place well worth the money.

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for evening meal on a bank holiday,lucky to get a table for 4. Made to feel very welcome,good service, good food and good value for money. Definitely eat there again

Thank mrsj55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, good staff, clean. Good selection of alcohol. Love the bar. Nice comfortable feel to the place

Thank chickaloo92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food well worth a visit, excellent service and food this pub is child friendly and is very clean and modern.

Thank Liam R
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July 7, 2018|
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Response from BexiJM | Reviewed this property |
No they don't. We went looking for Sunday lunch but they weren't doing it. Nowhere was But the menu is top notch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Bridgend County  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 771177
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