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The new Crown Inn

28 High Street | Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8DP, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DP, Wales
+44 1685 387925
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (8 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“tapas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:45 Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
28 High Street | Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8DP, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DP, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in after far too much shopping, as we are not local used TA TO FIND SOMEWHERE TO EAT. and all 5 of us had a lovely meal, god welcome and excellent value for money, would definitely return , the highlight was the chicken n...More

Thank Nantyboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely pub, visit here a lot the food is amazing & the live bands. The staff are always friendly and helpful.

Thank HelenM4012
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Arrived at 15.00 on a Sat to be told tables were fully booked for meals, wasn’t shocked at this because it’s a popular place. We were told we could be sat outside for dining if we wished to do so, jumped at it ! We...More

Thank Darren P
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

First visit for a while. Used to be one of our favourite haunts. Only had drink which we could not finish. I didn't eat on this occasion but several diners had to ask for cutlery after their meals had been served for a while so...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Good was brilliant staff could not do enf and the music well all around one best pubs in Wales thanks agen jorge

Thank morrismobiles
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Usually meet up on a Wednesday with friends.... food is usually awesome but last few times had been hit and miss. This time everyone else's food was ok but my omelette was pretty much cremated....usually they are light fluffy and full of flavour. This was...More

Thank Bettyboopjelly
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had two nights in Merthyr. Ate at the Crown on the first evening, really good food, great atmosphere and friendly staff. In fact it was all so good that we returned the next evening and enjoyed it all again.

Thank dagriffi
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We came to Merthyr and this pub to see a musician. It is both a great music venue (check out their FB page and website); and we were impressed with the food. As a party we had burgers, salad and peri peri chicken - all...More

Thank ducatitourer
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

What a find! In honesty Merthyr is not blessed with many great places to eat. On the outside this looks like an average pub. But the food has a Portuguese theme and is great. Staff very friendly pand efficient. Thanks to Jacob and Maddie especially....More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Visited today with a group of work people. Table booked for 2pm and we pre-ordered. Food arrived not long after we queued for drinks and sat down. Considering it was 2pm on a Thursday is was incredibly busy- I do wonder why all these people...More

Thank Laurageary
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24 July 2018|
Response from GEMINIMAN60 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in returning your answer ...its 09.00pm ..
15 July 2017|
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Response from thenewcrowninn | Property representative |
Yes they are and we advise to buy tickets in advance and book a table if intended to eat give us a ring 01685387925 we will be more than glad in assisting you thank you
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21 April 2017|
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Response from Marcus- B | Property representative |
We serve food until 9pm on Fridays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 High Street | Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8DP, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8DP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil  >  Merthyr Tydfil
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 387925
  • E-mail
We are a fully refurbished pub during the day we proud of our home made food our char grilled flavor it was one of our specialties and we proud to be one of the few places that still do home made chips (proper) dishes like the Piri-Piri chicken, the skewer, rump steak and some Portuguese specialties are our visitor card for who is a food lover our waiting times sometimes exceed watch is the general time scale but we knew that what we do is good and fresh. Come to visit us and enjoy a new journey into a pub food experience.
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