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Kings Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

We came to Caerphilly to visit the castle and get some vegan/veggie grub, happened upon this place by accident and had a vegan and veggie option. Chips were perfect! Food was really reasonably priced and service was excellent. Will definitely be coming back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 894kendrac
Reviewed 22 November 2018

real ale wasnt bad but food was average. Gave a price of my burger and a drink but then in the small print it said only on a tuesday....bit of a con I thought. Its back to Wetherspoons for me...miles better and half the priceMore

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank howard l
AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hello Howard, We are disappointed to hear that you were not satisfied with our burger and a drink offer when you dined with us. Our Burger and a Drink from £5.99 offer is exclusively available on Tuesdays as part of our Tuesday Club. This is...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Have been coming here on and off for quite a few years. Have sometimes been put off because it is quite a noisy pub and we only ever come for a meal. But the service is always extremely friendly with helpful staff. Food is good,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank weegies1968
AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Good Afternoon, Thank you very much for such a positive review! We pride ourselves on delivering a great customer experience every time and reviews such as yours let us know that we are going in the right direction. We are glad that you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

Have to say the pub is great to watch all sports but is a horse racing pub with the bookies next door and the food is great pub grub, great value for money and great place to watch sport.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 95roman
AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review our pub. I'm glad that you think that we are a great place to watch all sports and that you enjoyed the food that we have to offer. I completely understand why you think that we...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Visited here after seeing castle and not keen on snacking till dinner so went in at 4 pm ish, It was quite busy (Bank Holiday Monday) and there were not many staff on so took a long time for food to be served but the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Terran N
AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good Evening Terran, My apologies for the late response. Thank you very much for such a positive review! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed our food and that our selection of drinks were to your satisfaction. I also appreciate your understanding that during our...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

....when this is a traditional drinking pub. Italian and a cafe up the road, chippy opposite and a Wetherspoons close by. Dart board, pool table, choice of sports on tv plus juke box music. The staff were pleasant and polite, even when having to tell...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good Evening, My apologies for the late response. Thank you very much for your positive review. I'm glad to see that you understand that we are a traditional pub with traditional food to offer and this is something that we strive to uphold and also...More

Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Took mum for breakfast staff friendly food great bit slow but well busy, we didn’t mind as the food was deliciousMore

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Michelle M
AndrewJ3155, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Good Evening Michelle, My apologies for the late response. Thank you very much for such a positive review! We're very happy that you enjoyed our breakfast. Here at the Kings Arms we strive to deliver a great customer experience every time and it's lovely to...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

The food is bland and obviously not fresh - out of the freezer. The staff do not care how it is presented. Would not go againMore

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Sharon C
Andrew J, Manager at Kings Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hello Sharon, Thank you for taking the time to review our pub. We are very disappointed that you did not enjoy the quality of our food. Although we do not advertise that all of our food is fresh, we do try and present it well...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Visited here today. Had a warm and cheeky welcome from the “only two g@@‘s in the village” the beers good and the food is very reasonably priced. The locals take a bit of getting used to but once they trust you they’re ok. Started chatting...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch, deciding on tying the pub rather than going to Wetherspoons, as we usually do. The menu choices were good. Going to order, the bar area was empty. I had to wait for a long time to be served. There was very...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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