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The Old Cottage

Cherry Orchard Road, Lisvane, Cardiff, CF14 0UE +44 2920538377

((((* British
Main course: £12
Food spend: £28
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 22:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 21:00

Fantastic food and fantastic value

Susan Vile 18 March 2017
from Caerphilly

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Set in a beautiful country house in Lisvane, The Old Cottage is a cosy retreat serving modern British cuisine. This picturesque country pub is warmed by log fires and boasts a charming bar area and a large dining room with an open kitchen, as well as outdoor seating.

With chefs given the opportunity to train at cookery schools in Spain and Italy, The Old Cottage menu features modern signature recipes made using the finest ingredients. As well as creative daily-changing specials, favourites include roasted mushrooms, box baked Camembert, and spit-roasted chicken with lemon & garlic confit. A kids’ menu and Sunday roasts also feature, and desserts include rich vanilla and chocolate gelato with home-baked cookies.

The result of a treasured partnership with Rothschild wine merchants, the cellar at The Old Cottage restaurant showcases many fine wines, while token real ales and premium spirits are found at the bar. Nostalgic British nibbles and eclectic sharing platters bursting with international flavours offer more laidback dining.

Within one of the city’s most upscale areas, The Old Cottage in Cardiff is just a 2-minute walk from Lisvane & Thornhill Station.

The Old Cottage

Cherry Orchard Road, Lisvane, Cardiff, CF14 0UE

Contact +44 2920765961
Reservations +44 2920538377

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Customer reviews for The Old Cottage

4.2 ((((* (based on 25 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (21)
  • lunch (12)
  • private dining (6)
  • romantic (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • trendy (3)
  • value (3)
  • child friendly (2)
  • luxury (2)
  • afternoon tea (1)
  • business (1)
  • ((((* 19 March 2017 by Karen Lewis from Cardiff

    Warm pleasant atmosphere but a little expensive

  • ((((( 18 March 2017 by Susan Vile from Caerphilly

    Fantastic food and fantastic value

  • ((((( 1 February 2017 by David Burgess from Warwick

    Great food. Reasonable prices

  • (((** 16 January 2017 by Gareth Pritchard from Rhoose

    Food was good but after requesting wine we had to ask twice for it that took around 15 minutes to arrive. Also when we sat nobody came to us for around 10 minutes we had to ask to order.

  • ((((( 5 December 2016 by Margaret Guilfoyle from Cardiff

    Lovely food, great service. Will definitely return

  • ((*** 19 October 2016 by Natalie Bushell from Cardiff

    Service was great but sunday lunch quite bland and disappointing considering the price

  • ((((( 17 October 2016 by Judith Ross from Cardiff

    Lovely food, great service and a lovely atmosphere

  • ((((( 24 September 2016 by Sally Orren from Cardiff

    Excellent and well-presented food. Very good service. A noisy group the only downside.

  • ((((( 16 September 2016 by Judith Ross from Cardiff

    Lovely meal, great service nice atmosphere

  • (((** 7 September 2016 by Carol Burgess from Cyncoed

    Enjoyable evening, only one fault, music in restaurant too loud! Guests who have hearing problems found it difficult converse easily.

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