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The Watermill

€€ - €€€, , British
Ogmore Road, Bridgend CF32 0QP, Wales
+44 1656 650562
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (41 reviews)
“pork” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
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Brew Pub, Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Ogmore Road, Bridgend CF32 0QP, Wales
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1 - 10 of 542 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We used to go regularly to the Watermill, but on our last visit I was horrified to find myself chewing a large piece of glass, which apparently was a chip off the glass sauce jug whose contents I had used. When I brought it to...More

Thank jeffandtom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The watermill is such a lovely pub / restaurant. Food is really good & it's really nice inside. On a hot day you can sit outside & just watch the horses in the fields. On the plus it has a good food hygiene rating, they...More

Thank dee238_123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having just recently moved into the area,we have took time out to find nice walks with a pub at the end,and we managed to find this little gem. We turned up with no booking on a Sunday with our dog hoping they could accommodate us,no...More

1  Thank Alun M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a late lunch with a couple of friends at the Watermill recently. There were few, if any, other customers in the pub which meant that the atmosphere was a little flat. However, service was friendly enough and the food we ordered - one...More

Thank SnaithviaCardiff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Menu choices made beforehand as we were part of a large group who were celebrating a 90th birthday. As I am Coeliac, I was pleased to see that gf options were clearly marked on the menu and I was, therefore, able to choose accordingly. On...More

Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service slow - waited for drinks and to order. First choice of gammon & chips - sold out of gammon Waited for coffee - thought they had gone to Brazil for the beans - actually run out of milk jugs!!!!!!!!!

Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in the watermill on our way back home from Margam Park, (we first stopped off at the pub down the road only to be told they weren't taking anymore bookings for food.) The food was amazing, the staff friendly and a nice atmosphere. The...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a meal as we were staying locally, loved the steak and the chips, couldn't fault the service, very busy during our visit and the staff were brill.

Thank happy2holiday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lovely food at The Watermill...tasty faggots with mushy peas and chips. I recommend having food here and the prices for drinks are reasonable too.

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ignore the bad reviews, thus place is great. Lovely food, pizza was huge and very tasty. The chips were really great.Very friendly staff, they love dogs and even have a doggy bar.. couldn't fault it.

1  Thank Coryn M
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21 October 2015|
Response from Enid C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are still open.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Brew Pub, Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ogmore Road, Bridgend CF32 0QP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Bridgend
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 650562
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Our focus is on providing a warm welcome, friendly attentive service and great food. Our flexible menu allows us to ensure items are fresh and seasonable. Real log fires for the cold winter months and a large beer garden for warmer weather provide plenty of reasons to visit all year round.
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