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Review of The Old Ford Inn

The Old Ford Inn
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$7 - US$26
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: The Old Ford Inn ,a family run pub in the heart of the Brecon BeaconsMaria and David McCarthy offer a warm welcome to all our guests5 En suite rooms availableLunch and evening menu available 12-2.30pm and 6pm till 9pm (Closed on Mondays )Sunday lunch served all day till 8pm full menu also available from 6pmAll food is homecooked and sourced locally ,a good range of vegetarian and gluten free meals are availableSenior days are on Tuesday and Thursday lunch where a 2 course meal is on offer to over 60'sFull menu is also available on these days
Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

The views from this pub are stunning, unfortunately that is about as good as it gets. The food is ok at best. The decor is out of step with the exterior which is quite promising. The interior is quite old fashioned, but not old fashioned enough to be back in fashion, more 1970's than 1870's. The staff were friendly enough and helpful. I had the overcooked (or over microwaved) dry bbq chicken melt, while my wife had the roast of the day (beef) which we suspect was just re-heated. The vegetables were fine. All in all very average, can't say I would rush back. Sorry Old ford, but you need to raise your game to entice me back.

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Reviewed 26 May 2014

I think I would seriously consider travelling 300 miles to taste the braised ribs again, along with great accommodation the food is hearty, delicious and as with all eating experiences enhanced by the superb hosts and their staff.

Thank Botis
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Reviewed 9 May 2014

Having been here more than once, both midweek and on a Sunday, always enjoy the service and food being served here.
Family run with attention to detail.
Sunday lunch especially good with better than average portions and the best Yorkshire pud to be had anywhere in South Wales! Booking is advised to be sure of a table on a Sunday but saying that we have always been accommodated whenever we have turned up without booking first.
Definitely a good idea to sit in the conservatory if you can as the view is amazing, lovely scene of the Brecon Beacons, what a way to enjoy dinner!
I always bring our visitors here at the end of a drive over Llangynidyr, a fitting way to end a lovely day out.

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Thank Ken R
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

Excellent pub food, perfect after a days walking up Pen Y Fan! Staff are very welcoming and friendly and the service was very speedy. Would definitely recommend!

Thank FMay2013
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Reviewed 8 March 2014 via mobile

Once again, a perfect Sunday roast diner, perfectly cooked and great friendly staff. This is a must place to visit for some delicious food.

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