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The Royal Oak

$$ - $$$, British,
1 South Road, Porthcawl CF36 3DH, Wales
+44 1656 782684
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (3 reviews)
“t bone steak” (2 reviews)
“peas” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 South Road, Porthcawl CF36 3DH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

nice clean pub staff very helpful good food would defo use this place again you order at the bar and you are given a table number.

Thank ken f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 star... friendly staff.. beautiful HOMEMADE food big portion to fill your tummy and really good meal dealsx

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here on spending a weekend in Porthcawl and on the recommendation of a neighbour so glad we did! We ate here on the Friday evening we had 2 16oz Gammon meals, 1 burger kids meal and steak and jacket! Everyone agreed the food was...More

Thank PontyGirl1
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Called here tonight. So so surprised at the cheap cost of meals and not 1 complaint. You need to be hungry or just a big eater. You have to wait a bit but well worth it. All freshly cooked and plenty of it. Locals and...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Ate here several years ago,always had reputation for good portions but at the expense of the place being very scruffy.Not today,my husband and I had liver and bacon,friend had steak and a spicy chicken all tasty and two meals for £8.00 .Looking at other meals...More

Thank Mollyberry
Reviewed February 25, 2018

I was on family celebration 6 of us ordered our meal at the bar and took our seats in the restaurant part of the pub . the meals are great value for money . the service was great our waitress was very helpful . While...More

Thank jimmyjenson1990
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a regular haunt of ours and never fail to have a lovely meal here. Tonight was no exception, we both had the mix grill which all I can say is probably the best I've ever had. If Carlsberg did mixed grills this would...More

2  Thank BigBing
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Been here many times in the last few months on weekdays and it has been consistently very good overall. This venue is by no means a "posh restaurant" - but it is warm and cosy with great food at excellent prices! If you are on...More

2  Thank 1stJEFFREY
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Great food and super value 2xsirlon steaks and a lovely bottle of vino £20 bargain meal was lovely very tasty and lovely real fire 🔥 thankyou all , will be visiting soon

Thank traceykins
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food at down to earth prices! I had the gammon and my wife had a steak. Came to less than £20 and both meals were delicious. We are now regulars down here despite living 30 miles away!

Thank markyboy6272
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 South Road, Porthcawl CF36 3DH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Bridgend County  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 782684
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