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The Butchers Arms

££ - £££, British,
22 Heol y Felin | Rhiwbina, Cardiff CF14 6NB, Wales
+44 29 2069 3526
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
“liver” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Gastropub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
22 Heol y Felin | Rhiwbina, Cardiff CF14 6NB, Wales
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

As always excellent food and service from Tony and his team in the restaurant! Reasonably priced food which is amazing and loads of choice! So glad it's my local

Thank Rach1973
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely family meal and reasonably priced. Visited a play centre in the area and fancied a afternoon meal found this lovely little pub nearby. Would recommend really nice

Thank becky169
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Our gluten intolerant guest had an experience as the chef remembered not to include the sauce on her meal after the rest of us had been served, so prepared another. So we had nearly finished our meals before her corrected one arrived. Trouble is, it...More

Thank Ernie H
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Table booked in advance for Six adults to celebrate my Grandsons Birthday, when ordering drinks the Vodka and Coke was served in a pint glass filled to the top ! On ordering food, all orders could be accommodated with the exception of mine as I...More

Thank patricia12349
Paul B, Owner at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Hello there I am really sorry your visit wasn't what you expected or hoped it would be. I will pass this onto the restaurant operator Tony and see why this chain of events occurred. I will try and get back to you as soon as...More

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome 2 course Christmas lunch, piping hot loads of fresh steamed veg. Menu was great. Service was excellent 👍 everyone had an amazing time...Christmas crackers, silly jokes & the obligatory paper hat !! All for £11.95. A resounding hit !

Thank Pauline D
Paul B, Owner at The Butchers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Thanks Pauline Glad you enjoyed Look forward to seeing you again soon Merry Christmas!! Paul

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We came here with our parents as a party of six to try the Sunday dinner. It was such a lovely atmosphere here with lots of families like us enjoying family time together. The Sunday dinners are fabulous we had starters (plenty of selections) main...More

1  Thank nicjeaks
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Since the change of management the food has improved no end, been mid-week and Sunday lunch and enjoyed both, keep it up Tony!!

Thank Cariadbri
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal here but it was not exceptional. My sea bass was good, as were the accompanying scallops (albeit slightly cold), and the risotto they came Ruth was pleasant but somewhat lacking in taste. The Caribbean chicken was tasty but not subtle Ruth...More

Thank mikebrownnz
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A refreshing change. Down to earth ( somewhat sports orientated ) bar at the front with a wonderful little restaurant at the back. A wonderful, local pub in every regard - tucked away off Beulah Rd., just a stones throw from Rhiwbina Village. Sunday lunch...More

Thank Aitchkay56
Management response:Responded 1 November 2016

Hi there So glad you enjoyed your visit to the Butchers and Grapevine Restaurant and we hope to welcome you again soon. By the way, if you are looking for more of a fine dining experience, please try and visit on another day and see...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

I've been to the Butchers quite a bit for a drink after work but ventured there with my family for sunday lunch. To be honest I wasn't expecting much as the pub itself is a bit run down not in a bad way just a...More

Thank Mathew M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Heol y Felin | Rhiwbina, Cardiff CF14 6NB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2069 3526
  • E-mail
A very traditional British pub with large horseshoe shaped bar. Full sky and BT sports on three sky boxes. Pool table and jukebox in bar area. Quiter lounge area also available At least four real ales on draught at all times Craft beer in draught and in bottles too Wide selection of fine gins, house and fine wines and other spirits Fantastic variety of bar snacks available by the half pint. Friendly and welcoming staff always on hand. Open all day from midday seven days a week 85 seater restaurant to the rear of the pub also serving lunch and dinner all day everyday Daily specials including fresh fish and fabulous locally reared steaks Buffets, hog roasts and BBQs also available Party bookings taken for restaurant and bar area Weddings, funerals and other occasions also,catered for. Something for everyone!!!
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