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

Restaurant review: Oscars of Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan

After visiting Oscars of Cardiff in Pontcanna last month (Restaurant review: Oscars of Cardiff), I’ve been looking forward to trying out its sister restaurant in Cowbridge. Situated on the High Street, Oscars of Cowbridge offers just the sort of fancy dining experience you’d expect from a restaurant in this affluent market town. The main focal point of the restaurant is a … READ MORE

Lunchtime review: The Little Blue Deli – High Street, Barry

Stepping off the cold, wet street into The Little Blue Deli feels like hot clothes straight from the tumble dryer – comfortable and cosy, with a pleasantly sweet smell. The walls are the palest shade of blue and the wooden floor is painted white, creating a well-lit, calming space. Meanwhile, coloured tea-light lanterns and abstract … READ MORE