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Gwaelod y Garth Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
+44 29 2081 0408
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salt marsh lamb” (11 reviews)
“roulade” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 560 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

What a fab place ! I've lived in Cardiff for n amount of years and never popped in here ! Wish I had sooner ! What a good meal will definitely come back here . Only thing that marred the evening was I lost my...More

1  Thank edhppahl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As s family we have visited here many times for meals and have always had excellent service and excellent food but today was a disappointment! 😧 The food in itself was excellent as it always has been, but the extremely slow service disappointed greatly! It...More

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for a belated birthday meal earlier this month as my partner was told it was very nice. A cold welcome at the door by a young waitress who abruptly said "where did you wanna sit because I've got you booked downstairs". The restaurant...More

Thank shsudr90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We fancied a relaxing Saturday lunch in cosy surroundings so we decided to head for this highly recommended Inn nestled in the little village of Gwaelod y Garth north of Cardiff. We were certainly not disappointed, food was fantastic and service was great , in...More

1  Thank MalRhymni62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s our new local and have eaten here 3 times in 6 weeks -so yes we like it. Portions too big! Food is reliable with fresh ingredients and prepared well. Service always better than most places.

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not frequent visitors to the Gwaelod, but we always look forward to going, as we have previously had excellent food and service, over many years. On arrival, it was disappointing not to see Barbara welcome us - we waited at the restaurant entrance for several...More

2  Thank Kim C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was recommended this pub by a worker at the nearby Castle as a traditional Welsh country pub. I was travelling on my own and within about 10 seconds the locals had welcomed and embraced me, but not in an overbearing way. They also gave...More

1  Thank Ally_from_Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited from Kent. Great beer, food and service. Small kids friendly. We had the special fried hake and steak n ale pie. Yum! Thank you!

1  Thank mlogen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this lovely establishment earlier this week for the second time, this occasion to dine, and we were not disappointed. An exhaustive menu was available together with a "Specials" board and it was from the letter that I opted. The starter of prawns deep fried...More

1  Thank David P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I attended this restaurant for a birthday celebration, with family and friends. Our party comprised 8 guests, and everyone thought the menu was really comprehensive, and offered something for all tastes. The staff were excellent, the food really good. I had Tournedos Rossini as my...More

1  Thank Anthony W
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Questions & Answers
28 August 2017|
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Response from ajdrssw2015 | Reviewed this property |
Very much so
Gareth G
24 September 2016|
Response from DJTipps | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty certain they do and if not speak with babs or Richie as they are very accommodating :-)
11 September 2016|
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Response from PeteHusky |
It was a blip. Rating is now back up to 5 where it was before.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Cardiff CF15 9HH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2081 0408
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