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9 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
+44 1656 782330
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (62 reviews)
“monkfish” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

We only found this restaurant by chance as our hotel only served food at silly times, and we are very glad we did. Fabulous food in a vibrant buzzy place. A mixture of tapas and mainly spanish/southern european-style main courses. Fab service and not too...More

Thank TraceyMcQuaile
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came here with my partner and we both had the 2 course deal for 12.95. The food was fairly standard but enjoyable. We also had the sangria which appeared to have a questionable array of alcohols in it but tasted amazing. The service was...More

Thank Jess186363
Reviewed 1 week ago

Isabella's was recommended by the landlady of a nearby B&B where I was staying. The restaurant had a nice ambience and the staff were friendly. The meal was delicious and there was a wide choice of food options. All in all, a very pleasant experience

Thank richardhooper82
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went around 6pm, just as Isabella's was opening. We'd not tried a tapas bar before, and wasn't sure quite what to expect. Sat down at a table and asked top see the menu. We were informed that we had to go to the food...More

Thank blip1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was suggested by former work colleagues. In mid week they have a special offer for lunch direct from their main menu. I had two fish courses - starter and main and they were excellent.

1  Thank davidchugg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, swift service. Great choice, see before you decide. Good wine selection. Very friendly staff and great atmosphere.

Thank Iain W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this little gem by chance while staying in the area. Beautiful sangria and the best steak I have ever eaten. We both enjoyed our meals and it was so reasonably priced. I think the waitress we had was new as she wasn't great,...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can understand why this is a highly rated. The food, especially the main course was well cooked. Our table, although booked well in advance was near the entrance to the men's toilet which could have been improved by placing the screen nearer the table....More

1  Thank Surfermikej
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Wales for a family holiday and stumbled across this little gem! It looks pretty ordinary from the outside but we were very pleasantly surprised with what we found. As we walked in, we were greeted by friendly and helpful staff. The set up...More

Thank Hayley L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous food, lovely place, friendly people. Couple of new staff so wasn't running quite as streamlined as usual but I'm sure it'll sort out soon.

Thank Sarah C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Well Street, Porthcawl CF36 3BE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 782330
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