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Braseria El Prado

High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
+44 1656 649972
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish” (13 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“red snapper” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we'd try El Prado again hoping that they had updated their sauces but afraid to say no, still practically everything is with wine and garlic sauce and it's so bland. Started with scallops for myself and king prawns for my wife which where excellent...More

Thank ifrewen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been visiting this restaurant for many years and I've never had a poor meal. I've eaten from both the main menu and the two course lunch/early evening special and never been disappointed. Always a good atmosphere, staff are friendly and helpful. I think...More

1  Thank ogmorelady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok before we start it is over priced to say the least. But the food is very good and that is the main thing to me soup very good calamari nice and fresh fillet steak cooked to perfection medium rare king prawns in garlic to...More

1  Thank karlsemmens1962
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We went here for a large family gathering, and it was the first time for some of us that travelled. The decor and feel about the place is good, but the experience is let down slightly by a few minor observations. The menu is good...More

Thank scd00
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Never disappointed with this place ! I was taken here by family for my special birthday. This was a surprise to me and as soon as I arrived I was made to feel important by attentive staff and owner who were obviously in on the...More

2  Thank raggletaggle2014
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Terrible experience. A starter which was unpleasant, a tiny salad bowl (extra charge) which was whipped off our table as soon as possible. Main course steak was good but sauce was overpriced, chips were borderline burnt and nothing else came with it. Service was non...More

Thank Teif123
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Came here for a family members birthday. I had the fillet steak, it was gorgeous! All the food is so fresh. Our food took a while to come but it was quite busy that night. The two men that are behind the bar and the...More

1  Thank ks9287
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is the only restaurant I know where a staff member has opened the door for me every time I've visited! The service is always nice, though they can get busy, so if you can go at a quieter time then you'll get slightly more...More

1  Thank Nicola W
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Thank you Jesus for a super meal , and can you thank the guys for the service they gave our family yesterday, lovely setting for our family re-union

2  Thank stevewilliams30
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Returned here last week for a meal with special friends from York. They were blown away by the buzzing atmosphere , fab fresh meat and fish and overall quality of experience. We had a selection of starters; King Prawns ,Spicy Chicken Wings, home made Fish...More

Thank avelinita
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello, we would like to celebrate our 20th anniversary on Wednesday, we were wondering if booking a table is advisable.
10 April 2017|
Response from Owainstanford | Reviewed this property |
I would just to avoid disappointment.
Does it cater for vegetarians
29 August 2016|
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Response from s-pestic | Reviewed this property |
Not really - if you are going with a meat and fish eater they do a lovely salad bar and the fries are amazing and there are olives breads etc - plenty of fish if you do eat fish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Bridgend CF32 0LD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Bridgend
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 649972
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