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The Red Fox

) #4 of 28 Restaurants in Cowbridge $$ - $$$ , British,
Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
+44 1446 772352
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wedges” (3 reviews)
“thai curry” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Last minute decision to have food out and chose this restaurant !! Sat outside with shade and sunshine to suit all of us, and wasn't disappointed ! The food was fab, strawberry icecream to die for, will defo go back.

Thank Sgjg1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called here last week with the missus. Portions are very generous... and I mean very generous! Food was good as was the service. Prices are reasonable for home cooked locally sourced traditional pub food. Would come back again

Thank Adriano F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family visited on Thursday evening at 6pm, luckily I had booked a table. When we arrived the bar was really busy but we were seated straight away. We were looked after by an older gentleman who was great, really friendly and had a wicked...More

Thank Nipper74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

4 of us went out for a meal,we were all very happy with all three courses we had. It was quite busy,the staff were polite and the service was very good. There was a good choice on the menu and the portion sizes were generous....More

Thank rgriffiths
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After surfing for somewhere nice to take my husband for a birthday meal, I noticed the five stars for the Red Fox. The small pub is busy and popular, filled with regulars surrounding the bar and making access to the restaurant a bit like running...More

Thank LynneH2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My parents were visiting for the weekend and we found The Red Fox whilst searching for a Saturday lunchtime bite. The landlord & his staff couldn't have been more welcoming to myself, my wife, my parents & their 2 Labradors. Food was hearty & tasty...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Really lovely rural pub . Cosy bar area - loved the fairy lights ! Service very good as was the food . Will definitely visit again .

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Been here several times and is one of my favourite places in the Vale of Glamorgan . Perfect atmospheric friendly pub and the food is excellent. Had a fabulous Sunday lunch today, catered for our party aged 7-89, nothing was too much trouble. Will keep...More

Thank ScottishMhairi
Reviewed 26 April 2017

First visit here for an early evening "light bite" the staff were friendly and welcoming, the food was enjoyable and the portions generous. At this point I would go back. However two ladies came in with a small damp smelling dog ordered food and sat...More

2  Thank suzie337
Reviewed 26 April 2017

My wife and I decided to make another visit to this pub as we enjoyed the last meal so much, with no surprise we had another great meal the battered cod we ordered was huge must be the biggest fish I have ever eaten, It...More

Thank KevinHanover
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Sunday hours ?
17 October 2016|
Response from Cheryl E | Reviewed this property |
12 noon - 6pm food serving times on Sundays I believe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penllyn, Cowbridge CF71 7RQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Cowbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1446 772352
Charming village pub serving home cooked meals, real ales, great wines. We offer a choice for most diners including Gluten Free and Vegan.
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