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Caradogs Restaurant

Penderyn Road, Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9SX, Wales
+44 1685 813433
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Penderyn Road, Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9SX, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waitress Leah was spot on; service with a smile, food severed promptly, knowledge of the area and things to do and had great friendly and witty banter. The chef has a clear passion for his job and excelled with producing excellent food. Not only...More

Thank Chin-up666
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Had an evening meal here whilst staying at the Ty Newedd. There seemed to be a shortage of menu's and we were eventually give one between the 3 of us. Starters of Artisan Bread, along with king prawn salads were served hot and delicious. We...More

Thank 1flowerpower
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Went along to this restaurant this afternoon and I must say the meal was delicious. Service was quick, the staff very friendly and there was a lovely atmosphere there. One slight issue though, it was uncomfortably warm in there. There is air conditioning there but...More

Thank Sha_J_274
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We dined at Caradog's during an overnight stay at the Ty Newedd. The food was outstanding. I had halloumi to start and it was the nicest halloumi I have ever tasted. Photo included is minus 2 slices as id already eaten some before remembering to...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Used this venue quite a few times, and always had a lovely meal. Nice selection on the menu also. Polite and helpful staff and Kirsty is very helpful. The rooms are very nice a spacious and nice and warm. The bar is lovely and drinks...More

Thank Les D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We had afternoon tea here for our wedding anniversary. Restaurant was laid put beautifully; we were then shoved in a back conservatory which had smashed crockery under the dresser and 3 tables not even with table clothes. Service was rubbish. 1 pot of tea- not...More

Thank Laurageary
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the Ty Newydd for Sunday lunch with my mother and we both were very pleased with the quality of food and the service. The staff were superb especially the young blonde waitress who was very friendly and pleasant towards my family and I. Very...More

1  Thank bradleyjones90
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Initial visit fwas excellent. Subsequent visit was served frozen chips. It's not cheap there but to be served frozen chips is dreadful. I complained to the waitress who more or less called me a liar and couldn't tell a frozen chip to a fresh chip....More

Thank Brodiejaye
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Arrived without a booking but greeted by a lovely young man who seated us immediately and given menus. It took a while to be offered drinks but not too long. Mushrooms to start we delicious, partners patè was good but not great. Carvery was super....More

Thank IOT78
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Well we recently booked for a Sunday lunch for a friends 65th Birthday. Our table was pre booked, so they new we were coming, which I presume would be the case in most instances so that the kitchen will know how many meals to prepare....More

Thank cgriffi
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penderyn Road, Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9SX, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taff  >  Aberdare  >  Hirwaun
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 813433
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Caradog's serves the best of Welsh local produce. The seasonal menu offers the finest dishes with ingredients from the Brecon and Neath Valley region. We work with our local farmers, growers and purveyors to source outstanding quality products and incorporate these seasonal produce into our menus. Using ingredients at their peak and preparing them with respect allows us to capture the essence of the season and bring it straight to your table. The result is food that is honest, straightforward and pays homage to this outstanding part of Wales we are so privileged to call home. Whether an intimate occasion, a celebration dinner or entertaining corporate guests, we will deliver the best hospitality experience!
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