The Ultimate Comfort Food Hails from Wales & You Have All the Ingredients in Your Pantry

Welsh rarebit is the best cheese toast around—here’s how it came to be, how to make it, and why it’s called that (or sometimes, Welsh rabbit). According to Wikipedia, there is a 16th century joke whose...

Trip Report England (long)

by turbowine 3 years ago

Just got back from a 23 day trip to England. Here are my restaurant thoughts! A little explanation. Everything went into Trip Advisor along the way, an easy way to keep notes, just post it ther...

Great British Menu (TV Series)

by outRIAAge 5 years ago

Looking at the number of YouTube views, this series is criminally-unknown in the States. The target is banquet cooking, and the entrants are all professional chefs, many of them with Michelin stars...

Recs for Cardiff, Swansea, Brecon Beacons National Park, other places worth driving to in southern Wales

by prima 5 years ago

I've read the older posts on Wales. Would love to hear about your favourite restaurants, pubs, bakeries, as well as B&Bs or Inns that serve memorable breakfasts. Thanks for any ideas and comments...

Wales: Pembrokeshire coast

by gavrocheismybike 6 years ago

Hi, I'll be doing a little road trip at the end of October. Starting out in Bristol, then heading to Cardigan. There for a few days, then St. Davids, a wedding in Stackpole, then a couple days in T...

Around Prestatyn, North Wales

by Freddy_Skooger 6 years ago

Hi, I'm going to be in Prestatyn for the weekend and am looking for some suitable venues for a birthday Sunday lunch. Nothing too formal and will need to be child-friendly. Roasts, fish & chips,...

Lunch spots & bakeries in Cardiff?

by chocokitty 7 years ago

Hi, I am coming to Cardiff, for the first time, in about 2 weeks from New York City. I'm pretty excited and have been to London last year. I am wondering where is a great place to have lunch ...

[Narberth, Pembrokeshire] The Grove

by Harters 7 years ago

As you might expect from a small country house hotel restaurant in the middle of nowhere and in midweek, it was quiet. In fact, it was one of those hotel dining rooms that’s probably utterly devoid...

North Wales

by zuriga1 8 years ago

I don't know how many readers will be heading towards the Conwy/Llandudno area, but we had some fantastic meals there last week, and it's my duty to report on where we ate, Our first lunch was a...

Pembrokeshire - any recommendations

by Harters 7 years ago

We're having a few days in Tenby in the not too distant and mention in today's Guardian that Will Holland is to open a restaurant, called Coast, at nearby Sandesfoot prompts me to start thinking ab...

[Llandrillo, North Wales] Tyddan Llan

by helen b 8 years ago

We've just had a glorious weekend of eating - walking it off - putting it all back on again at the idyllically situated Tyddan Llan by the Berwen mountains. Brian Webb is chef here, along with h...

Indian in Cardiff

by dosasuperstar 8 years ago

I thought I'd report back on two Indian meals I had in Cardiff this week as there doesn't seem to be much on here about Indian cuisine in Cardiff. The first was lunch at Madhav on Lower Cathedra...

Cardiff: anything good that's open on a Sunday evening?

by curioussheridan 8 years ago

We'll be arriving by train and leaving for Fishguard the next morning. Most places I've looked up are either closed Sundays or only lunch. Can anybody help? Don't need something stellar, jus...

Cardiff and other South Wales recommendations

by JFores 8 years ago

Hello all, So long as a few little hitches go well, I will be South Wales based (4 days a week) for the better part of the next 9 months. Judging by the meal I had today at a Wetherspoons in New...


by Littlemoskito 9 years ago

Am embarking on a 1-week Wales-coast-driving adventure starting from Swansea northwards to Snowdonia. It seems that there are a lot of good restaurants in South Wales, but what about the coast?

One Lunch, One Dinner near Newport, Wales and help finding a car rental place open on Sunday!

by cshamess 9 years ago

Hey Chows, We are visiting relatives near Newport for two days, Aug 5 and 6, and looking for one lunch and one dinner spot. The Walnut Tree and The Hardwick top our list. Any other hidden ge...

Suggestions of places to go in Cardiff, Wales!

by lyraloo 10 years ago

Hello! I will be going to Cardiff for a week in January, and I'm wondering if anyone has any suggestions as far as restaurants and such go. I'll be staying in Cardiff city center by the central ra...