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The Beech Tree

Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
+44 29 2059 3106
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiting staff are not very good at all. We were the first table of the evening at 6pm so there was no busyness to excuse the poor service. They got our orders wrong: asked for peas with a kids meal and beans came; asked...More

Thank Journey31240333989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at a nearby hotel (Copthorne) but wanted to try somewhere new. We chances upon this restaurant and we couldn’t have been more delighted. The food was of high quality and the staff were attentive and friendly. We were a group of 12 and...More

2  Thank Vacation602056
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great find recommended by someone staying at a nearby hotel. We went early and one of us had the very reasonable fixed priced menu by I was tempted by the fresh fish counter. My choice was the Hake which was fabulous. A must if...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on the spur of the moment, early on a Friday evening. We have driven past the Beech Tree on numerous occasions, but this evening was our first visit. Upon arrival we bought drinks and sat in the bar area waiting to be called...More

Thank RosiC8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely evening, I don't like eating a large meal after 8pm so this early dining suits me best. Th menu is small but varied, with a fish, meat and vegetarian option. same small options with staters and puddings, the staff are courteous and...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed October 8, 2018

A relatively new addition to the eating scene on the outskirts of Cardiff. It has a warm welcome and the fish counter illustrates the delights that follow.It has a great range of sea food options and some interesting menu combinations. Deserts are a real treat.Not...More

1  Thank Graham M
Reviewed September 23, 2018

I have raved about the quality of food & service at their Sunday lunches for many years. Today’s visit to celebrate my birthday with other family members who were visiting for the first time was disappointing. On arrival we chose to seat at the table...More

Thank Bryan T
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Usually lovely but a vegetarian disaster today. We arrived a little late so only offered the set menu with soup and frittata the only two vegetarian options. The frittata was about as Spanish as me - born in Wales. Terrible, more of an omelette. Thrown...More

Thank NomadJC
Reviewed September 16, 2018

6 of us went and 6 of us loved it! When I booked, I asked for a round table which we had. The staff were friendly and attentive. All our starters were delicious. I opted for the deep fried halloumi, liking that cheese very much...More

Thank RoyalLady9
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Been 2 weekends so far. Although it’s not far from my home I’ve never thought to try it before. The service is excellent . You go to a bar area and enjoy pre dinner drinks , where you order food. When the food it ready...More

Thank Harding1000
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Thomas D
April 1, 2017|
Response from Nicolacross | Reviewed this property |
It's a generous portion for one if you add sides it might suit two people It is a restaurant that's a treat enjoy
July 22, 2016|
Response from johnamason | Reviewed this property |
I believe that by that time they will be closing up, try lunch time to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Port Road, Cardiff CF5 6AN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2059 3106
Serving British Cuisine with a distinct international influence. Nestled between Cardiff & the Vale. A short distance from the Culverhouse Cross Retail Park.
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