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Glancynon Inn

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Swansea Road | Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9PE, Wales
+44 1685 811043
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good food, friendly staff and excellent menu that fairly priced with the food being served piping hot.

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Thank trevor n
Porthcawl
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Just visited the glancynon with my wife and food and service was superb. I would have no hesitation in recommending this excellent pub if you fancy high quality food at very reasonable prices

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1 Thank Tony R
Aberdare, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The food was lovely, the staff were very attentive & it was so nice to see the Glan back to its former self. It's been a while since we visited for food but I can certainly say we'll be back very soon. Thanks you for a lovely evening & welcome back 😀

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1 Thank GMG4
1 review
Reviewed 9 February 2017

A group of 8 girl work friends went to the Glan for a 30th Birthday meal, and I have to say we were a little anxious as we had heard and seen some bad reviews, however we needn't of been... We all had different meals - steak, lasagne, veggie burger, pie, scampi, chicken, chicken strips which we had pre-ordered before... More 

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Thank Gavin M
Aberdare, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Called there today for a Sunday roast never eaten there before I can't fault the food and service at all the afters which was coconut cheesecake was scrumptious will be calling there regular a lovely pint aswell would definatley recommend great value for money. The only down side was the restraunt was a little cold but that wouldn't put me... More 

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1 Thank gusfizz
Hirwaun,Aberdare
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Went for a family meal at lunchtime on Christmas Eve.The food was superb and the new Chef Dan came to speak to us.The plan is to source his food locally and put the Glan back where it belongs.The service was great and cheerful. We will definitely be returning

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Thank Ivor E
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Have been here a good few times for sunday lunch and we have enjoyed everytime the prices are good to go with the food x

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Thank bmarie08
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Visited here as there were new owners for a Xmas meal it was £25.00 for a 3 course meal just couldn't believe it when the meal came out the starters were cold and ad for the turkey dinner it It was just disgusting oxo gravey 2 sprouts 2 Carotts and frozen roasts and yorkshires all together in one pile didn't... More 

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5 Thank Claire E
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

£25 per head to be handed tinned veg thrown on a plate with dry meat which was supposed to be turkey. Then asked to leave and not come back as we complained. Very bad manners from the staff and so called management.

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8 Thank Clairbop
Aberdare, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

One star is too much to even give but this is for the one mature lady who worked upstairs on the night. She was lovely. Well where do I start. £25.00 for 3 course Christmas dinner seemed reasonable enough. Starter came out half an hour later than we arrived even though all our meals where pre-ordered. Frozen prawns and jar... More 

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8 Thank Jenna D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swansea Road | Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9PE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Rhondda Cynon Taff  >  Aberdare
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 811043

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?