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The Old Ford Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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The Old Ford Inn ,a family run pub in the heart of the Brecon BeaconsMaria and David McCarthy offer a warm welcome to all our guests5 En suite rooms availableLunch and evening menu available 12-2.30pm and 6pm till 9pm (Closed on Mondays )Sunday lunch served all day till 8pm full menu also available from 6pmAll food is homecooked and sourced locally ,a good range of vegetarian and gluten free meals are availableSenior days are on Tuesday and Thursday lunch where a 2 course meal is on offer to over 60'sFull menu is also available on these days
US$7 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews beef pudding sunday roast boiled potatoes apple pie mash lasagna curry portions are huge the pub lovely gravy good home cooked food stunning views brecon beacons great sunday lunch lovely meal pen y fan
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were very lucky to book a table here for Sunday lunch on our weekend away in Brecon with friends. It was so busy, we saw at least 8 people having to be turned away as they hadn't booked. The food was stunning, everything from...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DebSeldon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my elderly Father and Girlfriend here for Sunday Lunch. Great value for money. My Father has become a little fussy in his old age, but he ate everything on his plate without a complaint. I have been before and the food was yet again...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Welsh_Watty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a light lunch here, 2 salads, one with baked ham and the other with a selection of cheeses. Both pleased well, the ham was thick-cut and tasty, the cheeses equally as pleasing. The menu is comprehensive and inviting. Staff were all very pleasant...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank fishonsaturday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great find and would highly recommend. Very friendly welcome. Food was really tasty and home cooked. Very reasonably priced and the portions were of a good size. If you are in the area definitely give it a try. I had the lamb very very...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 267neill
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eight of us had Sunday lunch for a 70th Birthday. There was a choice of lamb, beef or chicken. Generous portions and the quality was outstanding. Great service, very friendly. A lovely location with views of the Brecon Beacons. I highly recommend this restaurant and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Nightout39
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Food was amazing here i had the steak and ale pie and it was perfect big portions so i failed to eat it all not for the want of trying tho. Lovely pub very cosy will be back in summer

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Kay M H
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

My Wife and I came here this evening for some drinks and food for our wedding anniversary/my birthday. We were staying nearby for 3nights in the height of winter. We both left really impressed. The pub is cosy, especially around the central bar area. It...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Benjy106
Reviewed 4 February 2019

had a really enjoyable meal here on Saturday night, service is very good and friendly and quality of the food just what was needed in very good helping size and at reasonable value.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank jahagted
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Went there after seeingWales win in Cardiff. Friendly, helpful staff and excellent food. The five of us had different meals but all were enthusiastic about quality, taste and portion size. Can't fault anything.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Wil P
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Well feel a little let down, the staff were pleasant enough but the food left this place down. I had the pie my partner the lasagne and we both felt it had been microwaved to an inch of its life, the chips need to be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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8 October 2018|
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Response from 485df | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only just seen this question. I don’t think you can book online. I’ve seen people message on the Facebook page but would be better to ring at least you know you have your booking.
20 July 2018|
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Response from alexsS1584AT | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
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1 February 2017|
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Response from jonesl757 | Property representative |
Yes open again on Thursday just having a mini holiday.Normal opening from tomorrow
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