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The Beech Tree

Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
+44 29 2059 3106
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a lovely evening, I don't like eating a large meal after 8pm so this early dining suits me best. Th menu is small but varied, with a fish, meat and vegetarian option. same small options with staters and puddings, the staff are courteous and...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A relatively new addition to the eating scene on the outskirts of Cardiff. It has a warm welcome and the fish counter illustrates the delights that follow.It has a great range of sea food options and some interesting menu combinations. Deserts are a real treat.Not...More

1  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have raved about the quality of food & service at their Sunday lunches for many years. Today’s visit to celebrate my birthday with other family members who were visiting for the first time was disappointing. On arrival we chose to seat at the table...More

Thank Bryan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Usually lovely but a vegetarian disaster today. We arrived a little late so only offered the set menu with soup and frittata the only two vegetarian options. The frittata was about as Spanish as me - born in Wales. Terrible, more of an omelette. Thrown...More

Thank NomadJC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

6 of us went and 6 of us loved it! When I booked, I asked for a round table which we had. The staff were friendly and attentive. All our starters were delicious. I opted for the deep fried halloumi, liking that cheese very much...More

Thank RoyalLady9
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been 2 weekends so far. Although it’s not far from my home I’ve never thought to try it before. The service is excellent . You go to a bar area and enjoy pre dinner drinks , where you order food. When the food it ready...More

Thank Harding1000
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

A visit with friends to sample the new gin menu. It was superb with some really interesting gins that I had not come across before. Each gin was beautifully presented and served with different garnishes. The bar staff were enthusiastic, knowledgeable, helpful and able to...More

Thank laneangell
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Beech Tree after a recommendation from a friend. We both chose the Roast Sirloin of Welsh Beef which was absolutely superb. Staff were also very accommodating and service second to none. We shall return!

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We have visited this restaurant on a number of occasions and would recommend a visit to anyone who hasn't been. The standard of food and service is always of the highest quality. Today we had the seabass which was delicious. J and J C, Barry

Thank 63coates
Reviewed 29 August 2018

First impressions great, Staff greeted us but were not very friendly. The food was excellent but the service extremely poor, no check back at all throughout the entire visit. We had the impression that because we were only 2 people the staff made more of...More

Thank maryprice0
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Thomas D
2 April 2017|
Response from Nicolacross | Reviewed this property |
It's a generous portion for one if you add sides it might suit two people It is a restaurant that's a treat enjoy
22 July 2016|
Response from johnamason | Reviewed this property |
I believe that by that time they will be closing up, try lunch time to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
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17:30 - 21:00
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17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
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12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2059 3106
Serving British Cuisine with a distinct international influence. Nestled between Cardiff & the Vale. A short distance from the Culverhouse Cross Retail Park.
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