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Globe Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Bridgend Road, Porthcawl CF36 5RN, Wales
+44 1656 773344
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“nachos” (4 reviews)
“mixed grill” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bridgend Road, Porthcawl CF36 5RN, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked for 5 on Sunday at 2.30 so glad we did. The carvery was really good everything was cooked perfectly and the quality of veg was refreshing. Hats off to chef his carrots were better than mine and I have been cooking them for...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed on Trecco Bay caravan site last week Sept 25th, used the Globe Inn on several occasions for food and drinks, drinks were of good quality as was the food, good varied menu. Like most old pubs, in need of a coat of paint and...More

Thank Jill R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Globe for a meal, dining room surroundings are very tired and needs a good clean. The was delivered quickly and presented well. Tasted good too. Staff very polite and welcoming. Would we go here again? Yes

Thank Hazel A
Reviewed September 4, 2017

well my wife and I visited this place last week what a diserpointment we were told that we would have a short wait before we could order 1 hour later I tried to order again I was told their was two tables in front of...More

Thank ken f
Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Last night of holiday so we thought we'd treat ourselves to a meal.Arrived around 7pm with a warning of half hour wait for food. No problem . Meal ordered and eaten , 20 minutes later we had to ask to order dessert then 15 minutes...More

1  Thank Jackie S
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. Waited 40 minutes for food. Really noisy table next to us. No consideration for other diners. Poor lighting so couldn't see food. Ladies toilets smelly & not cleaned. As a regular not impressed .

Thank Deborah N
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

The food was lovely and came quickly once ordered but the general service was awful. With the exception of whom I assume to be the landlady, no one smiled and it genuinely felt like we were putting them out being there, particularly the girls behind...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed August 4, 2017

First impression was that the whole place looked tired and gloomy. Staff helpful but not attentive. Food was awful, chose something that didn't resemble the description on the menu and it was cold.

1  Thank Rose552017
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here and it was not busy at all. Was sat for about 10 minutes before we even saw a waitress and didn't give us menus so we got them ourselves. Had to order drinks at the bar because they hadn't bothered to come...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

There isn't much not to like about this pub . It is a great community clientele that welcome all visitors with a warmth and fun . The food is a typical pub menu but the quality and value for money is unquestionably brilliant . Can't...More

1  Thank Trevor S
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Sarah E
June 10, 2017|
Response from faithcharity | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know I don't live there anymore. Happy Father's Day
Helen E
June 6, 2017|
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Response from nevilleleese | Property representative |
Yes we are, the main menu is on offer, plus a Sunday carvery. I would suggest you ring 01656 773344 to book a table as Sunday lunch is extremely busy. The carvery is on a first come first served basis, we cater for about 140... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridgend Road, Porthcawl CF36 5RN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 773344
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