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The Salthouse on the Square - CLOSED

The Square | Porthcawl, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
+44 1656 783380
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
20 Jul 2017
“Welcome additionj”
23 Mar 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Bar, International, Mediterranean, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
The Square | Porthcawl, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
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Reviewed 26 October 2012

We came here twice during our holiday as a family and had a great time. The food for ourselves and our 2 children was lovely. Really good quality and not very expensive. The waitress is very pleasant and nothing was too much trouble.

Thank Squeaker13
Reviewed 24 October 2012

Salthouse on the Square, The Square, Porthcawl, CF36 3BW We went here on the 22nd October just for a day out and omg we glad we did. It is on the seafront in Porthcawl right on the corner of the Esplanade and The Portway road....More

1  Thank Apleasure
Reviewed 21 October 2012 via mobile

Have had better meals here. Food was ok but nothing special and didn't come away thinking yes I will return. Meal was just average.

Thank slps27
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We visit most weeks and have to say we have NEVER had a bad meal! staff are always friendly and food is outstanding!

1  Thank Jon D
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Had luch here during late August. Highly recommend this place. Very good staff and the food was probably the best in the area. It's a bit pricey but it is worth it and that's what makes the difference between good and bad fod. Will definitely...More

Thank heejays
Reviewed 16 September 2012

excellent food, friendly and helpful staff, but dont have the correct tools to make cocktails the way they should be, all other drinks are very good though, something the managment should look at

Thank porthcawltraveler
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I live in Porthcawl and love to get out and about. The Salthouse is great for a quiet evening meal and good value with my taste card! Special thanks have to go to Rhys (behind the bar, serving in the restaurant, wouldn't be surprised to...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 3 September 2012

Portions were very small at the salt house, especially the Sunday lunch which included only 2 roast potatoes and a very sad portion of veg, the lamb was also cold when it arrived some time before the rest of the meal. The service from the...More

1  Thank oblong234
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Lunch time meal. Was seated immediately. Admittedly in the bar rather than restaurant but that was fine as the bar area is very nice. Drinks orders were taken and the drinks arrived promptly. We decided not to go with the lunch time offers and moved...More

Thank dazaler
Reviewed 10 August 2012

Last Sunday we decided to get out and about, having had to put up with all the rain it was great to have a sunny day, so off we toddled to the sunny climates of Porthcawl purely for lunch and a walk along the prom,...More

1  Thank scooby1298
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  • Address: The Square | Porthcawl, Porthcawl CF36 3BW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Porthcawl
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 783380
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