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The Red Fox

Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
+44 1446 772352
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat in the Vale, following a matinee show in Cardiff. We had all but forgotten about the Red Fox, and decided to book it at the,last moment. When we arrived the landlady was very friendly and obviously enjoying...More

Thank Fonmon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited pub for meal following walk in the lovely surrounding countryside. Visit started so well, great beer, decent food and exceptionally welcoming landlady. Then took dog outside for a stroll and was confronted by a gentleman who described himself as the landord.He took exception to...More

4  Thank edwinatony
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a 2 course lunch there recently and it was delightful .Good food and service and wecoming hosts .I shall return soon .

Thank Morlaism
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a delightful meal at the Red Fox. We were greeted by a lovely lady who was bubbly, polite and nothing was too much trouble. We ate the steak and ale pie and chicken curry which came out piping hot and...More

Thank LWebb
Reviewed 20 August 2018

608348075 We had worked up an appetite after a 7.6 mile walk around the coast at Ogmore by sea traversing over Southerndown and then heading up the valley via the sand dunes to emerge eventually at the free car park n e main road leading...More

Thank wynne j
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner went for Sunday lunch on a whim. Had a very warm welcome and chat with the lovely landlady. Service was great, the food was very good (juicy chicken and perfect veg). Great atmosphere with a lovely country feel. Looking forward to...More

Thank HughesyHughes89
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Decided at the last minute to call in at the red fox and was not disappointed, it was very busy but a great atmosphere, the lady that served us was so bubbly and had lots of extra info about the food and wine , would...More

Thank deb885
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Came back here last week . Have not been here for a couple of years . The Pub is still fantastic . lovely landlady . The food is cooked just right . It was very busy lunchtime . It is a lovely country Pub in...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Have visited The Red Fox several times for dinner and have always had fabulous service and food. The menu is good and there are specials. The french onion soup was delicious. Always get a great welcome and will keep going back.

Thank Nichola L
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I want a bucket full of what the landlady is on! So infectious, couldn't have been any more helpful even at the last moment increase in numbers for our table. My wife and I had the Sunday lunch meat platter, beef, lamb, pork and Turkey,...More

Thank Simon W
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Response from Mhairi R | Reviewed this property |
just re read your question sorry cannot day for ALL credit cards, don't know. might be best to check first
17 October 2016|
Response from Cheryl E | Reviewed this property |
12 noon - 6pm food serving times on Sundays I believe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Cowbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1446 772352
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Charming village pub serving home cooked meals, real ales, great wines. We offer a choice for most diners including Gluten Free and Vegan.
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