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The Boar's Head

Tylagarw, Pontyclun CF72 9EZ, Wales
+44 1443 225400
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef lamb” (2 reviews)
“ham sandwich” (2 reviews)
“curry” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Tylagarw, Pontyclun CF72 9EZ, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had another lovely meal at this venue. My husband & I have visited many times as it has everything going for it with hospitality & service absolutely fabulous. They stock a great selection of gins & real ales.They also hold many social events well...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Porter123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the Lamb Roast with mint sauce, the lamb was succulent and fell apart perfectly. What a plateful you get too. Amazing, will be back if in the area. Well recommend visiting on a Sunday for the roast dinner.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GIW1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food was of a good quality & the atmosphere was terrific, a choir from the local community sparked up after their practice session, would go back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank taffymarine
Reviewed October 19, 2018

I led a walk of 22 elderly people starting from The Boar's Head, and booking us all in there afterwards for lunch. The management were extremely helpful. I telephoned our menu orders by the day before to facilitate matters as we were a large group,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank valeriemonaghan239
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

We came across Piglets by chance when looking for something to eat. I had suggested trying the Boars Head and hadn’t realised it had a cosy little cafe at the rear! The place is lovely, quaint and comfortable. We found space and ordered the ham...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank susaq12
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

A great local pub with a good selection of beers and a great menu all reasonably priced. Also attached is a coffee shop called Piglets. Recommend a visit if in the Pontyclun area, but maybe book ahead as it does get busy.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Anthony653
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We thought we would try somewhere new and this came up. The staff were very nice and very helpful. The main meal was quite nice but the dessert not so good. when they collected the dishes they noticed I had eaten the dessert and took...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank catherinelloyd143
Reviewed August 1, 2018

A colleague recommended her local for us whilst we were helping at USW Treforest and boy was it the best place we ate all week. The starters and mains were amazing - have never had a curry with rice and chips before and I am...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Amy F
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

My daughter's mom in law, her partner and I went for drinks last night. The place was breathtaking..with the flowers and decor. The service was excellent as so friendly an atmosphere. Instead of an hour we stayed on for 3 hours.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Prameela_Rajaratnan
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely evening with fab food. Steak and ale pie for the hubby and Sri Lankan beef for me... delicious...

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tina T
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Questions & Answers
June 25, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from The-Boars-Head77 | Property representative |
Yes we are, but not in the restaurant
Lynne W
May 21, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Lynne W |
Rang pub today to book for w.e.Confirmed they are serving a choice of veggie meals.
Glenys D
July 29, 2016|
Response from The-Boars-Head77 | Property representative |
Yes, the Kitchen is open 12-2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tylagarw, Pontyclun CF72 9EZ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Pontyclun
  • Phone Number: +44 1443 225400
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