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The Ship Inn

Efail Isaf, Pontypridd, Wales
+44 1443 202341
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (7 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Efail Isaf, Pontypridd, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to be a regular here many years ago. The spot has changed drastically due to the new road and junction.(No more floods?) Great memories. The inside is still warm and inviting, with good pints and friendly staff. Not sure about the food, but thats...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Syd A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, great service thank you will definetly be returning. Lovely homely pub. Great park for tge kids in the summer to

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Viewer100
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Popped in at random for an evening meal with my husband. Live locally but had swerved the restaurant for a few years due to a rude restaurant manager. What a difference! Lovely, helpful staff, food as amazing as remembered from before, perhaps even better! Definitely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Vacation66670611745
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Excellent food at reasonable price. Have lunch here every week, reasonable price and staff are very efficient and friendly. Have also had Sunday dinner which is to die for.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Alwyn H
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy eating here as a family. The waitresses are lovely and he food is too! The play area is very much dated which lets it down a little in comparison to other pubs. The toilets too aren’t great either. However if you are...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank albochannon
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a range of dishes my mother in law had fish and chips she struggled to finish it lovely salad with the fish, my steak and ale pie, the steak was really tender good portion gravy was a bit thin still really tasty my...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank 388adrianp
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We went here on a Saturday evening for a friends birthday meal and we were left disappointed. The table was booked for 7.30pm and the restaurant was around half full. There was a table of students that were extremely loud, to the point that we...More

Date of visit: March 2018
4  Thank Alycat28
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

The Ship Inn was second choice as the place we originally were going to was fully booked, but we were so glad we came! We have been for Sunday lunch, which is lovely, but never in the evening before. What a lovely evening, from the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nicola J
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Excellent bar, staff and locals very friendly the food in the restaurant is amazing. food is not over priced and is delicious will definitely be coming again next time I’m in the area

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nathan O
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

10 of us went for a family on 28/12/17 and I have to say it was fantastic. It's a pub that does excellent pub meals. The food was well presented, steaks were cooked to everybodies orders and came to the table promptly. Nobody had a...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Efail Isaf, Pontypridd, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taff  >  Pontypridd
  • Phone Number: +44 1443 202341
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