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Braseria El Prado

High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
+44 1656 649972
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“hake” (14 reviews)
“lamb kebab” (7 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
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1 - 10 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is always busy, and this helps great a fantastic atmosphere. The food is always fresh and good quality. The set menu offers good value.

1  Thank RuthCymru
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tasteless food, poor choice, poor service - not asked was everything in order which it wasn't, to have drinks you had to look for a waiter the same for coffee, bill calculated wrong and had to be adjusted. I've eaten twice in recent weeks at...More

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here recently. You go to the counter and choose your meats/fish. Or as we did choose from the 2 course deal for £12.95. Garlic mushrooms and the fish cakes then steaks and chicken. All quite tasty. Jacket potatoes or chips are offered with...More

1  Thank gillian m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned here last Saturday after a trip abroad.Our friends from France were with us.They loved El Prado and were impressed with the fresh ,quality fish and fresh top range meat selections. Everyone had a fab meal and great ambience too. Still our ffavourite local restaurant...More

Thank avelinita
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been many times before but this time it was not as good. The service was great. We ordered the food and although nothing wrong with it, the plate presentation is not brilliant. The hake was huge and filled a plate but could have been trimmed...More

1  Thank h5dunlop
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Thought we'd try El Prado again hoping that they had updated their sauces but afraid to say no, still practically everything is with wine and garlic sauce and it's so bland. Started with scallops for myself and king prawns for my wife which where excellent...More

1  Thank ifrewen
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have been visiting this restaurant for many years and I've never had a poor meal. I've eaten from both the main menu and the two course lunch/early evening special and never been disappointed. Always a good atmosphere, staff are friendly and helpful. I think...More

1  Thank ogmorelady
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Ok before we start it is over priced to say the least. But the food is very good and that is the main thing to me soup very good calamari nice and fresh fillet steak cooked to perfection medium rare king prawns in garlic to...More

1  Thank karlsemmens1962
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for a large family gathering, and it was the first time for some of us that travelled. The decor and feel about the place is good, but the experience is let down slightly by a few minor observations. The menu is good...More

Thank scd00
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Never disappointed with this place ! I was taken here by family for my special birthday. This was a surprise to me and as soon as I arrived I was made to feel important by attentive staff and owner who were obviously in on the...More

2  Thank raggletaggle2014
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Questions & Answers
11 April 2017|
Response from Owainstanford | Reviewed this property |
I would just to avoid disappointment.
29 August 2016|
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Response from s-pestic | Reviewed this property |
Not really - if you are going with a meat and fish eater they do a lovely salad bar and the fries are amazing and there are olives breads etc - plenty of fish if you do eat fish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Bridgend
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 649972
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