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Fagin's Ale & Chop House

££ - £££, British,
8 Cardiff Road | Taffs Well, Cardiff CF15 7QD, Wales
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“baguette” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
8 Cardiff Road | Taffs Well, Cardiff CF15 7QD, Wales
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Locals recommended that we had a meal at Fagin's. It's a very pleasant pub with tables outsid0e in the front. (The beer garden at the rear was not in use). A couple had scampi and chips with a side salad and the other couple had...More

Thank and13Tenby
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Tuesday evening. Friendly staff. Good choice of beers. No nonsense food. Big portions cooked nicely. I had gammon egg chips which was £10 which was tasty and good value. Some friends had steaks which looked very good but were £16 which I...More

Thank DavidDickenson
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We visit here regularly, the staff are friendly, the beer is good, and food is good. If you like real ales this is the place to visit, they have 6 barrels on the back bar and the beer is pulled straight from the Barrels. Always...More

Thank HotelsUK77
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for a family gathering. We all had the Christmas menu, starters came and the soup was cold but the waitress was apologetic and was happy to change them. Seating wasn’t great, was a bit of a squeeze against a pillar. The main was...More

Thank Aireyfairy29
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We had been for food here several times before and had had good experiences, although my wife (a vegetarian) was reluctant as she had been underwhelmed by the vegetarian options before (unsurprising in a Chop house). Unfortunately this trip will be our last. Seven of...More

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great little village pub, 12 of us visited prior to a great curry down the road. cold night and we were welcomed with a roaring fire. Just like pubs used to be, great welcome from the landlord and his team. If you like beer make...More

Thank M_MAway
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Met with a friend for lunch. We both opted for baguettes. They were good. I had the steak - it was prepared well and the onions were great. However the place was cold. No fires lit or heating on.

1  Thank Simon W
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Called in just before 6 pm on a Friday evening . Plenty of people in the bar but got a table for 4 easily , Ordered drinks from the bar two of which were real beer from a barrel , opened a tab without an...More

Thank Colin P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We popped in on a whim and got a table with no problem. A great welcome and friendly, efficient service throughout. The choice of Sunday lunch was beef, lamb or chicken. We both had beef. A very generous portion of meat, thickly cut and well...More

Thank smsouth1965
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the off chance as we were passing and hungry, one of the best Sunday lunches we have out for a long time so glad we stopped! We will defiantly go back.

Thank Claire F
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17 March 2016|
Response from Simon D |
Hi there, so sorry we have not written before, TripAdvisor is not clear when you have a message! However, yes in answer to your question, which I'm sure is too late now but thought it rude not to explain myself! We try to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Cardiff Road | Taffs Well, Cardiff CF15 7QD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
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