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Travellers Rest

££ - £££, British,
Thornhill | Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
+44 29 2085 9021
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good24%
  • Average19%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible20%
5 days ago
“Mediocre at the best”
5 days ago
“Hit and Miss !”
Opens in 30 min
Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Thornhill | Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
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1 - 10 of 703 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant in a great area and only a few.miles from the house. We eat here a 3 or 4 times a year and it's always the same. The food lacks in conviction, yes it's a chain but I'm sure you could...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely setting but food is hit and miss - on a good day it’s excellent but our latest visit Saturday 14/7 - the weekend deal was poorly presented with little effort made - we were sat outside so perhaps it was a bit of an...More

Thank leahphillips2018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having been here on a number of occasions, we visited as a family of 4 (one 6 year old in party) for my wife's birthday. I booked for 6pm as I wanted to be home by 8 for my son's bedtime. We were seated promptly...More

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was different, pretty poor really. We won't be going there again! Food was poor and so many items were missing off the menu; out of stock!

Thank montofri
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very sorry for the issues which arose on this day but hope to see you again soon to prove that these problems will bot come up again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visited The Travelers Rest for lunch with friends on 22nd June 2018. This was probably the sixth time that we had been there. Upon arrival we noticed that refurbishment of the thatched roof had been completed. A great work of art...More

Thank Alan T
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this kind review. We hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We visited here for the first time in over 20 years. The last time here we had a bad experience, not this though. We both choose from the fixed price menu. 2 courses each I had the burger & the wife had the pie. Both...More

Thank lankman
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

We appreciate your positive review about your recent experience with us!

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

When people say ‘it’s all about the service’ or ‘it’s all about the food’ what happens when you get both? Tonight myself and my family did. The food, wine and service were 10/10. We ordered the two course special. The starters were lovely and the...More

Thank sammyc27
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hi Sammyc27, we are very happy to have provided you with such a positive experience! We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 28 May 2018

i've been travelling the UK for 20 years - staying in many hotels and eating out at many restaurants, pubs, bistros. burger bars etc and to be honest the meal and service on the weekend has to be some of the worst. table booked by...More

Thank bluesplottboy
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Hi Bluesplottboy, thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear that you are not satisfied with your visit. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We will use your comments to refine our...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

A lack of communication with staff & customers here. We have not been to the Travellers Rest for some 7 years and thought we would try it again as we read and heard some good reports. We had unhappy experiences here before with food and...More

1  Thank MATILDAWales
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

We are very sorry for these issues. All comments have been brought to our managment team and will be dealt with as soon as possible.

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Havnt been to this pub for probably over 10 years, was a bit concerned after reading the reviews. we visited with a friend for her 50th birthday in a group of ten. Its a good tester when in a large group getting food out together...More

Thank M_MAway
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope to see you again soon

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Tracy O
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Response from Bethan P | Reviewed this property |
yes it is it has dog bowl and dog treats at the bar
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Yes they will take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thornhill | Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2085 9021
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