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Travellers Rest

) #708 of 914 Restaurants in Cardiff $$ - $$$ , British,
Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
+44 29 2085 9021
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
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Reviews (616)
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1 - 10 of 616 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Travellers Rest on Saturday evening. The bar/restaurant was not overly busy. I ordered a rump steak, and my wife ordered a vegetarian option. From the outset the rump steak which turned up was small, although I decided not to mention this, and "let...More

Thank RAMCYMRU
Reviewed 2 days ago

The principle problem with our dining experience was the poor level of customer service. We may have been unlucky, but the staff generally didn't seem to be interested in looking after us as customers. The food (main course) was average (although the dessert was good).

Thank Tipper11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always had a good meal at the local Vintage Inn restaurants whether it's the Dragonfly or on this occasion Travellers Rest. The staff were excellent. Drinks were also ok. Starters were tasteless- prawn & lobster cocktail. The turkey dinner was terrible. Someone can't...More

Thank Yod538
Shaun P, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi. We are very sorry for the experience you had with us on this occasion. These issues are being looked in to currently and will be resolved ASAP. Once again we are very sorry for this and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch on way home Cesar salad with grilled halloumi cheese and a glass of Merlot perfect.

Thank Terence S
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had some American friends visiting us and we wanted to visit a traditional British pub. The travellers rest provided a great atmosphere wonderful food and was fantastic for our evening out. Our waitress staff and the owner Angie could not have been more helpful...More

Thank Caerphillyshepherd
Shaun P, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this fantastic review. We are so glad you had a lovely time with us. Steph your waitress has been singing your praises since your visit. We hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for a family meal and it was a great evening. Lovely atmosphere, staff extremely helpful and worked as a team. There is a good selection and food was delicious. 8 of us really enjoyed and would definitely recommend. Thank you Tania and...More

Thank CarolineBoyle135
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Caroline for this fantastic review!!!! We look forward to seeing you all again soon xoxo

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant has been refurbished since last visit. Hadn't been due to previous hygiene rating..understand they are now awaiting a new rating. They also have a new manager/ess Wide choice of food offered. Fair quality, quite expensive for lunch menu. Quiet time ruined by children running...More

Thank JER26
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jer26, thank you for taking the time to leave a review for us at The Traveller's Rest, Caerphilly. We're happy we could meet your expectations! Next time we shall do our best to speak to the parents.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the location and atmosphere of this pub and the staff were super friendly and helpful. We went here for Sunday lunch - the lamb shank was lovely although a little more fat on it then I would of expected. My Yorkshire pudding was missing,...More

Thank Freckle_Eye
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much again for your feedback! We hope you have a great day and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday lunch for a group of seven. Shown to our pre-booked table immediately and drinks arrived quickly. Good choice of food on the menu at reasonable prices. Friendly staff and the food was well presented and tasty. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves.

1  Thank srjandah
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, thank you for this fantastic review. We appreciate these comments and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We asked staff for their WiFi password as I had to connect due to work commitments only to be told they used O2 network & to go through that. I found O2 then typed my mobile number in and waited & waited for the passcode...More

Thank Misses W
General Manager A, Manager at Travellers Rest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. All Vintage Inn brands are dog friendly in our bar area but the rest of the restaurant and casual area are dog free. We do have two different areas, the restaurant is for full table service and our...More

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Tracy O
Hi, is this pub dog friendly?
23 June 2017|
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Response from JER26 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We don't travel with pets. There are outside tables, so possibly allowed.
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Joypaws
Do they take reservations?
13 June 2016|
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Response from Jeffaber | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caerphilly, Cardiff CF83 1LY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2085 9021
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