A roast dinner to rave about in Bridgend – Restaurant Review: Pantruthyn Farm – Pencoed

Last Sunday, I ventured out of my usual dining territory of Cardiff and visited Pantruthyn Farm in Pencoed, Bridgend, a cosy pub/restaurant built within an old farm house that still retains many of its original features. Pantruthyn Farm is owned by Table Table, a brand belonging to the biggest hospitality company in the UK, Whitbread, … READ MORE

Carvery, Cake & Community – Restaurant Review: Cedar Tree Farm, Cardiff

Situated on Ferry Road in Grangetown, Cardiff, (opposite Asda and Frankie and Benny’s), Cedar Tree Farm serves classic British dishes and all-day carveries in a cosy pub atmosphere Managed by Andrew and Maria Fox, the venue is one in 20 of Greene King’s Farmhouse Inns chain and opened in late 2013. There is a real … READ MORE

Restaurant Review: The Old Market Tavern – Trinity Street, Cardiff

Legend has it that an elephant named Lily once downed a pint in The Old Market Tavern. Supposedly she was drinking to the memory of Joe Holbrook, one of the pub’s most famous landlords and the local circus ringleader, who had recently passed away. Whether you believe the story or not, there’s no denying The … READ MORE

Restaurant review: The Pottery – Treforest, Pontypridd

Last week I visited The Pottery in Treforest, Pontypridd, in search of some tasty pub grub with my friend Sarah. Part of the Sizzling Pubs chain, The Pottery offers reasonably priced food and drink for breakfast, lunch and dinner, The menu includes popular grilled dishes like burgers, steak, chicken, ribs and mixed grills alongside pub … READ MORE