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The Farmers Arms

Wick Road, St Brides Major CF32 0SE, Wales
+44 1656 880931
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“duck breast” (3 reviews)
“yorkshire pud” (4 reviews)
“ham” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wick Road, St Brides Major CF32 0SE, Wales
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

It’s closed down and has been for a long while it looks. Really disappointed as we had some lovely meals here in the past

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Kay J
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Trip Advisor needs to update their old ratings as this place is under new and capable management. The food quality is very good, the service excellent and it would be a disservice to refer to a three year old review when it was indeed shuttered...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank DenisinWales
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Food ok.staff were helpful,but the manager treats them like dirt,and a few derogatory remarks were heard about the customers,shocking!.you want a nice relaxing meal,forget this place.

Date of visit: October 2018
7  Thank Philip R
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Been the last 2 weeks. Very nice Sunday lunch Service friendly and helpful. Would definitely suggest a visit

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 965nict
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Great food, friendly staff. We had a table for 14 and every meal was excellent. We did see a few people turned away so be sure to book in advance. Will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

....and so much better than before. If you are doing the circular walk from Ogmore then along the coast to Southerndow, up to St Brides Major and back through the dunes,this pub is perfectly placed at half distance. Not only superb walk but an equally...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank allontheamber
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Did not have to book to get in here on a Friday night as it appeared quite quiet although the bar was busy. The restaurant is situated next to the bar and is a typical country pub type. Meals were reasonably priced but a little...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank geoffs34
Reviewed 20 September 2018

First time we have been to The Farmers Arms we were a party of 4 out for lunch in the week. What a fabulous place we were greeted by a lovely girl and shown to our seats and was made very welcome. There was a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Millwall65
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The is newly renovated pub is very close to a dramatic coast line. The staff are efficient, friendly and helpful. Much of the food served is local served. Great Sunday Lunch.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

During holiday, on the way to the sea side, found this place. Decided to try fish & chips here. Food was amazing, portions were quite large and the service is top! Really amazing this place is! 5 stars

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rokasj217
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3 November 2017|
Response from 140AngelaL | Reviewed this property |
I presume it might be on the internet but I don’t have a copy. I live in North Wales and only visited the Farmers Arms when visiting my Mum
4 August 2015|
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Response from Floyd1963 | Reviewed this property |
This pub has been shut for months. So I'm amazed at the last three reviews, especially the August one. Hopefully it will reopen soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wick Road, St Brides Major CF32 0SE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Bridgend County  >  St Brides Major
  • Phone Number: +44 1656 880931
  • E-mail
We are a family friendly pub which provides fine dining without the costly price tag. We aim to cater for all ages and also provide beer battered cod and chips as a take away faacility.
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