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Celtic Carvery - CLOSED

Basin Road | The Basin, Abercynon CF45 4RR, Wales
+44 1443 741062
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible41%
26 May 2016
“Very disappointed”
21 Mar 2016
“more than happy”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Basin Road | The Basin, Abercynon CF45 4RR, Wales
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11 - 20 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

As my wife, daughter & myself live in 5 minutes walk away from this place we would like to call this a welcoming place when its not. The new owners have no clue what they are doing and you need a loan to eat &...More

Thank Gav1nM
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Apparently they are new owners of 3 weeks and if they continue to serve food like this they wont last long. We paid £4.50 for a jacket potato with chicken curry we did find a piece of chicken on the spoonful that was on the...More

1  Thank KimberleyJones1969
Reviewed 25 March 2015

We decided to treat my mother in law to a meal on Mother's day in Celtic Carvery after we've seen signs 'under new management'. I cannot complain about the food, I really enjoyed our home cooked dinner, my husband and mother in law would prefer...More

1  Thank TinaBreak
Reviewed 25 March 2015

I visited the Navigation with a group of friends after our weekly club cycle ride. We've been there the past two Sundays and it's been excellent - service was really fast, the barmaid (not sure of her name - blonde hair) is always friendly. Would...More

Thank ajtrichards
Reviewed 16 March 2015

After hearing that the Celtic Carvery has now been taken over by a young couple and is now known as The Navigation @ Abercynon, I decided to take my nans for sunday lunch for mothers day. When I called to book my table I was...More

3  Thank Laura E
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

I wouldn't even rate this place a 1 star and I'm serious! This place used to be a good place to eat.. Went there last Sunday for a Sunday lunch there was 3 potatoes raw carrots raw pts up stick beef and two cheap Yorkshire...More

3  Thank Leah021209
Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

I wrote a review back in December actually in Christmas Day & after several phone calls to this day I am still waiting for the so called owner to ring me back even after I actually spoke to him. As for my refund on my...More

9  Thank juliejamsey
Reviewed 10 February 2015 via mobile

Was a little sceptical about coming here after reading the reviews but decided to give it a go. Visited Saturday evening just gone and was pleasantly surprised. Food was lovely, fresh and hot, the only downside to the food was the prices (slightly high) the...More

1  Thank sophieJJones
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The staff are very friendly and helpful but management made me and my sister feel uncomfortable and awkward shouting and being rude to staff while we where trying to enjoy our food won't be going there again which is a shame as I enjoyed the...More

3  Thank traceygee77
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

I've been here a few times but I haven't been for a few months The food wasn't the worst to be honest I quite enjoyed it but the out front staff are appalling! The two managers the way they speak to staff in front of...More

5  Thank Nathanhengoed
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Basin Road | The Basin, Abercynon CF45 4RR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Abercynon
  • Phone Number: +44 1443 741062
  • E-mail
The Navigation is a family run pub in the heart of Abercynon. We have a delicious homecooked menu, soft play area for children under 12, live music every last weekend of the month and a great range of beers and ales to quench your thirst. Walkers, cyclist and dogs are welcome.
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