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The Castell Mynach

$$ - $$$, British,
Llantrisant Road | Groesfaen, Pontyclun, Cardiff CF72 8NH, Wales
+44 1443 237395
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (23 reviews)
“lovely pub” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Llantrisant Road | Groesfaen, Pontyclun, Cardiff CF72 8NH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 396 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fab place! Called in for lunch on way home. The food was awesome! I had salmon on a bed of delicious veg. My husband had steak sandwich which he enjoyed. We the indulged in the 'hot drink and something sweet' offer . ....More

Thank Blodynafan
GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a great review, hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be a regular haunt of mine and, whilst still popular it is a very tired establishment. The furniture, carpets and decor are very sad but, I am informed it is soon to close for four days or so for a complete refurbishment....More

Thank RickyCardiff
GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are having a major remodel in October so please come and visit us after its all done

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited today for lunch with 5 friends. Some of us weren't looking forward to it as it was a Vintage Inn. We were pleasantly surprised. The men in the party had a starter, soup and pate. Both delicious. Main meals were salmon, steak, lamb shank,...More

Thank Loobyloo245245
GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we hope to improve on the speed of the service on your next visit.

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Called in for sunday lunch asked for beef dinner for two wife asked for boiled potatos they said dont them but you could order boiled potatos as a side order. The meat was smallest iv seen the gravy was like water dont bother with this...More

Thank Adamrichards01
GeneralManagerA765, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Adam I am sorry to hear you did not enjoy your Sunday dinner with us, I will be investigating these issues and see if we can make any improvements with the gravy. Thank you for leaving us feedback.

Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

I took a turning off the motorway as my granddaughter needed the toilet. Seen the Castell Mynach and popped in there. My grandchildren smelt the food and wanted something to eat. We ordered some food and I must say this is the first time I...More

Thank Wendy M
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Hi Wendy, so glad you enjoyed your visit with us, and thank you for the great review. Hope to see you all soon.

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on the off chance as this place always seems super busy, but surprisingly it was fairly quiet. We were shown quickly to a table and given menus, and our drinks order was taken. The waitress explained that a few things were unavailable...More

Thank Jemma P
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for your review, will make sure that your food is piping hot on your next visit.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We had lovely meals, Chicken with sweet potato chips also gammon eggs and sweet potato chips with garlic mushrooms followed by apple crumble,ice cream and custard also Eton Mess.

Thank Christine S
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Thank you for your rating and so glad you all enjoyed for your birthday visit, hope to see you soon

Reviewed August 19, 2018

On arrival we were told there was no Chicken Pie and only 1 Beef Pie. My Husband ordered a steak and I ordered a Beef Rib. Seconds later I was told there was no Beef Rib so I ordered a Lamb Shank. Seconds later I...More

Thank sparrowhawk2017
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We have been having a lot of issues with our food supplier, and hope that the company resolves this issue soon.

Reviewed August 16, 2018

Our first visit in 15 years and really enjoyed it. The staff were so friendly,service good and the food excellent. Our one gripe - the price of Gordons gin. The very first time we've paid over £3 for a single shot.At £3.10 per 25 ml....More

Thank johnganneg
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, glad you enjoyed.

Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Went with a 3 generation party. We were sat at one end of the bar and separately to all other diners. We seemed to be forgotten. Having ordered, drinks came quickly but the wait for food went on and on. Not great for the under...More

Thank Ali0818
General Manager A, Manager at The Castell Mynach, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for your feedback, we look to improve on these areas in the future.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llantrisant Road | Groesfaen, Pontyclun, Cardiff CF72 8NH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Cardiff
  • Phone Number: +44 1443 237395
Description
The Castell Mynach in Llantrisant is a country pub & restaurant oozing rural charm and rustic character. Our picturesque surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for savouring the hearty, seasonal pub-food on our menu, and the carefully nurtured cask ales and fine wines gracing our bar.
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