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The Travellers Rest - Caerphilly

Thornhill, Caerphilly, CF83 1LY +44 2922279203

((((* British
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 22:30

Excellent food good service.

Anne German 31 August 2016
from Caerphilly

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Dating back to 1864, The Travellers Rest – Caerphilly boasts a uniquely beautiful situation, on Caerphilly Mountain, in the Welsh Valleys. Serving well-loved British pub cuisine, the building has a vintage thatched roof, with an ornate mirror over the grand, stone hearth. You can enjoy the food and incredible views from the al fresco dining area in summer, or from the plush, comfy chairs inside.

Hearty Sunday roasts and trusty British dishes head The Travellers Rest menu, and a range just for kids offers mini versions of pub favourites. Signature Vintage pies offer fillings like beef & merlot with buttered peas, while The Travellers Rest ‘Vintage classics’ menu includes lemon & garlic-roasted chicken with seasoned chips.

Paying homage to the Great British pub, the Vintage Inn bar stock includes cask-conditioned beers, real ales and a meticulously compiled wine list. Thirst-quenching offerings include seasonal non-alcoholic cocktails and freshly-pressed juices, and rich coffee is brewed freshly throughout the day.

Offering stunning views from Caerphilly Moutain, The Travellers Rest is only 4 minutes’ drive from Caerphilly.

The Travellers Rest - Caerphilly

Thornhill, Caerphilly, CF83 1LY

Contact +44 2920859021
Reservations +44 2922279203

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Customer reviews for The Travellers Rest - Caerphilly

3.8 ((((* (based on 49 reviews)
85% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (36)
  • lunch (27)
  • value (17)
  • private dining (11)
  • romantic (11)
  • child friendly (9)
  • afternoon tea (6)
  • al fresco (6)
  • large parties (5)
  • views (5)
  • business (3)
  • luxury (3)
  • trendy (3)
  • (**** by from Hengoed

    poor service! for the price of the food.

  • ((((( by from cardiff


  • ((((* by from Canterbury

    Sunday roast was very tasty (but might have been a little hotter). Decor was pleasant and clean, staff were friendly and helpful, but not to be found when we wished to pay!

  • ((((* by from Caerphilly

    Excellent food good service.

  • ((((( by from Blackwood

    Outstanding meal. The prawn and avocado starter was excellent and the ham hock is to be recommended. A lovely evening was had by all. Booking a table In advance for Saturday is recommended.

  • ((((( by from Caerphilly

    Lovely meal,nice atmosphere,very reasonable as well ,will definitely go again

  • ((((( by from Cwmaman

    Great service, good menu with plenty of choices for lighter lunch or a main meal. Staff are really friendly and happy to help. Looking forward to my next visit.

  • ((*** by from Caerphilly

    Used this place lots of times but with our steak meals instead of onion rings they are now serving up uncooked I can only describe as a onion bhajee it was awful

  • ((((( by from Cardiff

    Another excellent meal last night at the Traveller's Rest. I have eaten here about 5 times in recent months, having a variety of meals, and have never had a bad one. Last night's choice - beer battered halloumi - was stunning. Crisp batter, delicious triple cooked chips and a gorgeous gerkin relish. The staff, as always, were friendly and welcoming. The restaurant was lovely and peaceful. There was background music, but it was quiet, not blaring as in so many places these days (Oh no! I sound like my mother!!). I can highly recommend this restaurant and will be back soon!

  • ((((( by from Caerphilly

    Very enjoyable evening, food really good, hot, well presented, good service.

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