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The Old Library The Old Library 18 Trinity Street, Cardiff CF10 1BH, Wales
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible40%
23 Aug 2014
“Disgusting Soup of the day !!!!”
10 Apr 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
The Old Library The Old Library 18 Trinity Street, Cardiff CF10 1BH, Wales
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Reviewed 23 July 2013

me and my partner went there for food it was very tasty and very good priced well worth a vist. nice food and good portions

1  Thank mike d
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Besides those in the Bay, this pub is probably in the best location in Cardiff. Slap bang between the shopping centre and the market, you would think the owners would want to make it into somewhere special to go to. But no. Time and time...More

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed 4 July 2013

cava was served first followed by tea/coffee, sandwiches and cake on pretty two tier plates. friendly staff made it very enjoyable affternoon and I will go again. For those of you who wanted plush carpets and fancy decore go to the hilton.

1  Thank crispyduck5
Reviewed 1 July 2013

The worst meal I have ever taken the family to. Gristly, touch lamb, soggy cabage, woody turnip, yesterdays fish re-fried dry,hard and dark brown. I prefer to forget the rest - it was exceptionally poor.

Thank John M
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We had a second KGB voucher for afternoon tea with two glasses of cava that cost just £7 a head – we like trying out bargains. As with our KGB lunch a few weeks previously we ate mid Saturday afternoon with the sun coming in...More

1  Thank MandH-eurotrippers
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Don't go there. The place is filthy and the service couldn't be worse. We told them we needed to go to a concert and it took 10 minutes to clear a table which was still covered in crumbs and residue. It took 40 minutes for...More

1  Thank MWalsh6
Reviewed 26 June 2013

well nothing has changed, had a steak from there, my dinner was full of blood all in the chips and salad, the pepper corn sauce had curdled it was awful, when they brought me another, the taste was degusting. NEVER AGAIN, and the toilets are...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

We went for afternoon tea and were given a table in the pub area as the upstairs seating for tea was apparently full. It took 1 hour and 40 min (and three trips to the bar asking where or food is) for two massive plates...More

Thank ravenforest3009
Reviewed 22 June 2013

visited here for food on Friday 21st June ,food was disgusting would never return. The only positive is the staff were lovely and attentive .

Thank angela g
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We just had cocktails here as we had vouchers and seen the food reviews on TA. Cocktails were average, service was friendly and helpful despite waitress being rushed off her feet - it was lunchtime and it looked like they were understaffed. But everything was...More

Thank FrightndFlyer
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  • Address: The Old Library The Old Library 18 Trinity Street, Cardiff CF10 1BH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: 1000400
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