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Nant Ddu Lodge Restaurant

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Cwm Taf, Cwmtaf CF48 2HY, Wales
+44 1685 379111
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Just visited the Nant Ddu Lodge to celebrate our 28th wedding anniversary, we decided to skip starters and order the main meal (we both ordered rib-eyed steak with chips and a portion of both the crusty and garlic bread). The service was excellent and extremely quick and the food was delicious - compliments to the chef as the steak was... More 

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Cardiff
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183 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel (don't bother, see separate review), however the restaurant is in a parallel universe to the rest of it. Modern decor, great service and knowledgable waiting staff, lovely atmosphere. I chose pate to start which was delicious followed by pork, again beautiful and peppercorn and brandy sauce compliments this. We were talked into desserts ;-)... More 

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Thank MossyCardiff
Lisbon, Portugal
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135 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016

The Nant Ddu is situated on the A470 between Merthyr Tydfil and Brecon and consists of a hotel, restaurant and bar and lounge facilities that serve food. It's been some time since I've been here for lunch but was pleasantly surprised with the quality, presentation and service that we received recently. The prawn cocktail starter was fabulous, the chicken in... More 

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Thank Jeff E
Bordeaux, France
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

If you wish a traditional Welsh gastro-pub experience, please indulge! This is the true place you should tell your GPS lady. Here is a typical friendly crowd, of all ages, local and knowledgeable. The food is exceptional, the staff attends to your needs with a smile, without being pushy. In other words, I must end my review because now, there... More 

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Thank EMalouvier
Swansea, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Lovely place, we went for a family meal, all meals were fresh, fabulous tasting and plentiful, and the trio of desserts was outstanding. I would definitely recommend this place.

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Cleveland, Australia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Visited the area for the weekend and our B&B host just 5 minutes away recommended Nant Ddu lodge bistro. We were very pleased with the overall experience. Although it was a busy Saturday night, our host was very friendly and chatted with us about visiting Australia. We had a drink in the bar (a great Aussie shiraz) before being seated.... More 

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Thank Sharon E S
Seattle, Washington
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157 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We stayed in a nearby B&B so went to Nant Ddu for dinner. It is a quite old building, but food is delicious. I ordered the slow-roasted lamb dish which was cooked perfect. They have a good selection of wine too. Price is reasonable for the quality of food. Bar is kind of small but we did not have any... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Can recommend the lunch. It was tasty and the staff were great, very friendly and helpful. Pretty gardens and perfect to sit in when the sun is shining! We will definitely be back.

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Thank Georgiegra
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Another fantastic stay here Mary and Helen were totally amazing as always these wonderful ladies are an asset to the team. The lovely young lady on the reception desk was also lovely and very friendly see you again soon Thank you for another memorable stay

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Thank AngharadWilf S
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

This Is my favorite place for food when ever me and the misses have a free night and we don't want to go far and want brilliant food this is the place, never had a problem and friendly staff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Cuisine
Welsh, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cwm Taf, Cwmtaf CF48 2HY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil  >  Cwmtaf
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 379111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?