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Etc... Penarth

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Value

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
Welcome to our conceptual fusion restaurant and cocktail bar in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan's attractive seaside town, Penarth. Local businessman and Interior Designer Alex Mules, has collabrated with multi award winning Consultant Chef Stephen Gomes to ensure our upmarket dining venture's masterstroke of fine dining.
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I are at Etc. to celebrate our wedding anniversary, we had a lovely Sunday lunch. My wife had the roast beef and I had the vegetarian glamorgan sausages. Both were delicious, the service excellent. We still be back soon.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank roy028
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I finally visited Etc for lunch and it exceeded my expectations. Great food and very good value at 2 courses for £11.95. The main course of crab cakes were delicious and the desserts amazing. Well worth a try. Thank you for looking after us. My...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JaneD686
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ETC - this a place you must at least come once every month just to treat yourself - the cocktails to the food are all top notch and that goes with a the staff as well. The Manageress Konsa was a great host and made...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ritchierichexp
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ritchie, Thank you so much for your 5-Star review. We’re really glad you enjoyed your evening with us. Everyone needs to treat themselves once in a while, and when they do, we’ll be there waiting! Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Etc...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Evening out with my good friend and walked in to a lovely, modern and stylish looking establishment and given a warm welcome. Great ambiance, enjoyed the old black and white Charlie Chaplin film playing on the screen over the bar. Took a while to look...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Funkdoctorphd
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We pride ourselves on our winning combination of atmosphere and delicious food. We’re really glad you enjoyed your meal. Our menu will be changing at the end of March, and we will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I do like this place, there's something warm about it. After having left a cracking review last time I visited here I thought Valentine's, atmosphere, a billed live cabaret act, great food..a winner, surely? I'm giving this review '5 stars', not because my food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank RikSummer
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rick, We’re so glad you’ve taken the time to leave us this review, as we really appreciate this kind of feedback. We wholeheartedly agree that the time you waited for your food was unacceptable, and hence our gesture of a free drink, and eventually,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such an incredible experience. I’ve been before but valentines was out of this world. Still with the friendly service, great recommendations on dishes and detailed descriptions of what to expect. Great specials, Konsa is the best host for the restaurant and paired up with Debbie...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jayfabpage
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jay, Thank you for choosing to dine with us on Valentines Day, we’ve so enjoyed reading your review. We love to host and we agree that Debbie and Trev were a great addition to the evening. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards,...More

Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Evening out for change . Was a walk in amazed by the decor and thought we would give it a go . Attentive staff and unique menu options all round but staff recommend so and we hit the specials instead which was a chateaubriand steak...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Matt Z
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Matt, Thank you so much for this great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal with us. We try to find a seat for every guest who wants to give us a try, and we’re so happy it paid off for you....More

Reviewed 15 February 2019

Food really nice but unsure on what they want to be as a business. restaurant or cocktail bar. Fusion and confusion.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank antonys316
KonsaM1, Owner at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Antony, Thank you for your kind review, we’re so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Etc... We pride ourselves on being a restaurant which brings together many elements- fine-dining, excellent cocktails, supreme service, and above all, a bit of fun with flare & mystery....More

Reviewed 15 February 2019 via mobile

Just visited this restaurant for some lunch. Ordered Club sandwich which after waiting nearly 40 minutes turned up, large pieces of sourdough bread with 1 piece of bacon and a small un-sliced chicken breast so all the filling was down one end really disappointing, the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank richrosshow
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

Third visit & still not disappointed. Been ages since we did a proper Sunday lunch so came for their set lunch. Mrs had sushi-great & probably the best wasabi ever (you have been warned). Would have been better with chopsticks rather than knife & fork....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CHG_7
KonsaM1, Public Relations Manager at Etc... Penarth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your Sunday lunch. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the wasabi, we go to great lengths to source the very best ingredients for all of our dishes. We...More

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Tourist53369149846
19 March 2019|
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Response from jayfabpage | Reviewed this property |
Street parking available, Penarth train station is right next door plus a bus stop opposite if that helps
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Leo762015
12 May 2018|
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Response from KonsaM1 | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do Afternoon Tea Fridays to Sunday’s from 12-4pm with either free flowing prosecco or hot beverages, advance booking is required as all items are made fresh to order on site. I hope this helps
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