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49 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AD, Wales
+44 29 2030 3002
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful visit to this pub, it is an old style pub and has a good choice of proper beers with typical pub's food. What is more, the prices are amazingly cheap!

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Thank Elena M
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Ideal position for a drink before visiting rugby,football or town.Friendly locals and bar staff cheap drinks and good food.Will be a big loss if a buyer turns this fine pub into flats!

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1 Thank alant1959
Reading, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Traditional meeting place before rugby at the Millennium Stadium or football at the Cardiff City Stadium or cricket at the SWALEC stadium - its about equidistant between all 3. Good atmosphere, good selection of beers and lagers and good pub food - all add up to a great pub

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Thank Cymro-in-Reading
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Good beer, very cheap, decent food and great atmopshere. In a weird spot being in between the centre and the cricket ground but well worth a visit if you are close by, staff very friendly and beer well taken of.

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Thank mattporter2015
Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

You know the sort of thing you see a few unsavoury characters smoking outside and peer into what you think is going to be a dive. Not here. This is a well run, clean pub with good range of alcohol and dependable pub grub. The homemade pie was lovely and I ate every scrap - full but i had to... More 

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Thank TheAngeM
Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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259 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Called in with my wife for a drink on our way to dinner, good range of beers, wines and spirits there was a lively atmosphere and friendly staff, a very welcoming pub.

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Thank hopkinstownboy
Cardiff
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

Lovely to have a pint on international rugby day not to expensive and also having my pint in a glass not a plastic cup. Lovely.

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2 Thank Joe H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2012

Good location, a bit out of the bustle of Cardiff centre, nicely located the other side of the river and by Bute Park if you need a before or after pub stroll. The menu is pub fare that you would expect on a traditional pub selection, but of a good standard and generous portion. My favourite is the mega burger,... More 

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1 Thank grees13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF11 9AD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2030 3002

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?