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Castaways

5 Gwent Square, Cwmbran NP44 1PN, Wales
+44 1633 875757
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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“cod” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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5 Gwent Square, Cwmbran NP44 1PN, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

visited this fish and chip shop today, with my sister on a day out. Have been there before without a problem and was served quite quickly. Today however was not the best experience. We arrived at 12.10pm and our order was taken quite quickly, our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank trish11062016
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had an enjoyable fish and chip lunch with a friend .Service was good and plenty to eat.Easy to access situation

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sue H
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Lovely cafe .........NO GLUTEN FREE Bread ..............when we visit next year Please can you have some Gluten Free Food.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 341roro
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Always have a good choice and prices are reasonable for the food you get. Sometimes have to wait for a table, but this is because it is small and popular! Would recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Lor137
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this lovely fish and chip shop whilst shopping in Cwmbran on a busy Bank holiday. The service from Clare was fantastic and the cod, chips and mushy peas that we had were delicious. The restaurant was very clean (as were the toilets). Good...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Spoton856
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Might be my fault, but didn't notice the cash only payment. Had to go round the corner (ok, not far) to queue at a Barclays to get cash. Food was ok, service was slow but friendly and the 15 pounds I had on me wasn't...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank brendenkemp
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Meals arrived quickly, curry sauce and chips and a cheese and chips. Chips were cold and saturated in oil so much so it was sitting on top of the chips, cheese showed no sign of melting some chips were raw and quite a few had...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LJEPonty
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We ordered fish and chips - food was alright, but it took a long time to come and just seemed quite expensive for what we got. I had to go to the bank (fortunately just next door) to get cash as they don't take cards.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank alexguest01
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Had a great meal there this week.Always cheerful,we have no complaints at all. Clean and tidy,great tea and coffee,and all the food is top quality.I would personally recommend the fish and chips,never had a bad one yet.Long may it prosper.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JOHN E
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The service here is quite slow but it is a popular place and a typical chippy with large chip portions. Meals are ok but nothing special, lots to choose from on the menu and perhaps that could be part of the problem, personally I'd prefer...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank CEmills447JE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Gwent Square, Cwmbran NP44 1PN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Cwmbran
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 875757
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