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26 Taff Street, Pontypridd CF37 4UA, Wales
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

On a recent visit to Ponty from Hampshire I could not wait to go to the wonky bar as I have been there 3 times before and love the place. Not everyones cup of tea I must admit, but what a place. Atmosphere, fantastic choice of some of the finest ales I have ever drunk and at such a great... More 

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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Known to everyone as 'The Wonky Bar' it has a daytime trade that publicans anywhere would envy. Lots are ex Teddy Boys left over from another millennium who still think jiving is a new fangled dance craze they are harmless crinklies decanting memories of a Pontypridd most would never remember. Booze cheap and guzzable. Atmosphere may feel intimidating at first... More 

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Treforest
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

lunchtime drinkers smoke & swear on doorstep - how many characters do you need? Lowers tone of Ponty

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Thank Tracey J
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Known as The Wonky, great selection of Ales. Very nice ;) dedicated smoking area. Great staff, highly recommended for the beer lover.

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Thank HuwG1968
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

if your looking for a bar with a difference this is it. its full of shallow people who have made a career of smoking and drinking heavily.

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Thank Gareth D
Cardiff, South Wales
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

Very small bar but filled with warmth and humour from it's inhabitants. Visitors are made to feel at ease and welcome by the chatter and banter of the regulars

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south wales
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Great if your a alcoholic full of people who cant grow up.loads of 50 to 70 year olds acting like 18s. Not a nice place. Avoid

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Thank southwalesvoyager
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

If your not a regular alcoholic they take the mick out of you and want to know when your going to leave, barmaids r great but they can only do so much!

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Thank Bethan W
South Wales
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014

Been here a few times, I enjoy the banter and atmosphere, it's best to go there after you've had a few drinks first, and especially if there's a crowd of you. It is known as the Wonky Bar. No food served here. Some get nibbles from Iceland opposite and eat them there, no problem with that. Great juke box, don't... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

A great pub love the wonky bar always a welcome from the staff and customers a good place for few pints always pop in wen can

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Pub
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Taff Street, Pontypridd CF37 4UA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taff  >  Pontypridd
Description
Real ale bar

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