Caerphilly

  • RecommendedRecommended
  • Vegan friendlyVegan friendly
  • ConsiderConsider
  • AvoidAvoid

Caerphilly

Waunwaelod Way
Caerphilly Mountain
Caerphilly
CF83 1BD
Tel: 029 20880534
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat noon-11pm,
Sun noon-10.30pm
(Contact them to check food serving times.)

Recommended Recommended
Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
Varies mostly 3-4

Price:
Mains about £10

Our comments: Vegan meals are available at this pub. They are typical pub grub; shepherd’s pie with chips, peas & salad (pictured), vegetarian curry and three bean chilli. The food is good, it is in a nice setting and the staff are friendly and helpful. Dogs are welcome.

Location:
Caerphilly Mountain lies between Cardiff and Caerphilly.

Updated: 25/06/2017
Return to top

47 Cardiff Road
Caerphilly
CF83 1FP
Tel: 029 20888595
Facebook

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-4.30pm

Recommended Recommended

Number of Vegan dishes:
3+

Price:
Contact them to check.

Our comments: The vegan options at this tea rooms include oven baked jacket potato with delicious homemade vegetable chilli, served with salad (the dressing is vegan), a really good bean burger with salad & chips (avoid the brioche bun and avocado mash, both contain animal products) and houmous and falafel panini, toasties & sandwiches, served with crisps and salad. They serve homemade soups, which may possibly be vegan, just ask. They also offer delicious vegan cake (an example is pictured below). The helpful and friendly staff are very knowledgeable about the vegan diet and allergens within the food; they can tell you if there are dairy, eggs etc. in the dishes. Soya spread is available. They offer soya milk and a great number of speciality teas.

Location:
Caerphilly town centre.

Updated: 07/05/2016
Return to top
Carvery Restaurant

Corbett Lane
Pwll-Y-Pant
Caerphilly
CF83 3HX
Tel: 029 20867049
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sun 8am-10pm

Recommended Recommended
Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
3 Mains, 1 Pudding

Price:
Mains £6.49 (£8.49 on Sunday),
Pudding £3.99

Our comments: Carvery chain restaurant with three labelled vegan main options: Portobello mushroom bullseye tart (suet pastry case filled with a mushroom sauce, topped with a portobello mushroom), pepper & pomegranate tart (shortcrust pastry with sesame & pumpkin seeds, filled with sautéed sweet peppers, red onions & pomegranate, topped with giant couscous, mint & chilli) and spiced carrot & chickpea wellington (chickpeas, carrots & lentils spiced with crushed chillis, wrapped in wholegrain mustard puff pastry). Ask for freshly steamed vegetables, without the glaze. The roast potatoes and veggie gravy are suitable for vegans. There is also a suitable dessert: Vanilla rice pudding (warm, made with coconut milk and topped with raspberries in sauce).

Location:
On Corbetts Lane, in Caerphilly.

Updated: 25/02/2017
Return to top
Health Food Shop

Unit 19 Castle Court Shopping Centre
Caerphilly
CF83 1NU
Tel: 029 20881879

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm,
Sun 10am-4pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
up to 9 takeaway options.

Price:
£1.29-£1.59

Our comments: Branches of the Holland & Barrett health food shop chain stock some or the entire labelled vegan Veg.out range in their fridges. The full list of vegan options is: Cornish style vegetable lattice slice, Italiano vegetable lattice slice, jerky Jamaican vegetable lattice slice, jumbo sos roll, no chorizo & mixed bean lattice slice, no duck & hoisin style sauce lattice slice, porkless pie, steakless bake lattice slice and supreme sos roll.

Location:
Castle Court Shopping Centre.

Updated: 22/04/2017
Return to top
JD Wetherspoon Pub

87-91 Cardiff Road
Caerphilly
CF83 1FQ
Tel: 029 20760720
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 8am-midnight,
Fri-Sat 8am-1pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
8 Breakfast Items, 2 Starters,
6 Mains, 6 Sides,
2 Desserts, 2 Children's meals,
1 Curry Club Main & 3 sides

Price:
Smashed avocado bagel breakfast £2.55
Starters £2.45-£3.90,
Mains £4.55-£8.39,
Sides 50p-£2.80,
Dessert £2.35-£4.20,
Curry Club £7.99 (includes drink), Sides £1.25-£1.50

Our comments: They have a specific vegan menu with the following options.
Breakfast: Bagel (with jam instead of cream cheese), smashed avocado bagel (avocado, tomato, onion, coriander), fresh fruit, toast with preserves (without butter), choose from the following breakfast side orders, tomato, mushroom, baked beans, hash brown, toast (without butter).
Starters: Small nachos (no cheese or sour cream), tomato soup with bloomer bread (without butter).
Mains: Jacket potato with salad & baked beans or Five-bean chilli (includes drink), sweet potato, chickpea & spinach curry (served with pilau rice, plain naan bread, poppadums), Five-bean chilli (rice, tortilla chips), quinoa salad (quinoa, rice, avocado, adzuki beans, grilled red & yellow pepper, red cabbage, chia seeds, kale, dressing), smashed avocado bagel with chips or salad (includes drink), teriyaki noodles (choi sum, carrot, red pepper, edamame beans, soy sauce, ginger, chilli, garlic, black & white sesame seeds, crispy onion).
Sides: Bowl of chips, quinoa side salad, side salad, peas, avocado, two char-grilled mini corns-on-the-cob.
Desserts: British Bramley apple crumble (without ice cream or custard), fresh fruit.
Children’s menu: Five-bean chill with Mexican rice, jacket potato with no-added-sugar baked beans.
Curry Club sides (only on Thursday): Onion bhajis, vegetable samosas, Bombay potatoes.
Soya milk is available for filter coffees and teas.

Location:
Close to Caerphilly railway station.

Updated: 24/09/2017
Return to top
Marstons Pub (Two For One Menu)

Beddau Way
Caerphilly
CF83 2AX
Tel: 029 20887516
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 11.30am-10pm,
Sat 9am-10pm,
Sun 9am-9pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+ Mains,
3+ Sides,
1 Dessert

Price:
Main £10.45,
Sides £1.75-£2.75,
Dessert £4.15

Our comments: The menu has labelled vegan options. The roasted vegetable jalfrezi, served with a mixed salad & rice is vegan and there may be suitable specials. Check twoforonespecials.co.uk to see what specials are on in the pub. The sides of house salad, garlic bread and harissa rice or lime & coriander rice are suitable. The chips, skin-on fries, homemade potato wedges and onion rings may be suitable; ask if they have a dedicated fryer for vegan dishes. The praline chocolate tart dessert is vegan, if ordered without ice cream.

Location:
One and a half miles from Caerphilly Castle and town centre.

Updated: 14/04/2017
Return to top

Thornhill Road
Caerphilly
CF83 1LY
Tel: 029 20859021
Website
Facebook

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri noon-11pm,
Sat 10am-11pm,
Sun noon-10.30pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+

Price:
£5.50

Our comments: The spiced aubergine wrap can be served to be suitable for vegans. This consists of aubergine, spinach & kidney beans, warmed and wrapped in a tortilla with a salad garnish and garbanzo dip. The salad is of a good size and the dish is better than the normal pub snack.

Location:
Thornhill Road, Caerphilly.

Updated: 11/10/2015
Return to top
Community Cafe

97 Cardiff Road
Caerphilly
CF83 1FQ
Tel: 07824 596981
Website

Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 8.30am-3pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
6+

Price:
Eat in £2.50-£3.50,
Takeaway £2-£3

Our comments: Sandwiches, panini, baguettes and jacket potatoes are available with the vegan fillings of Houmous & roasted vegetables or Spicy Mexican beans. You can also have a jacket potato with beans. The Spiced carrot, tomato & lentil soup is also vegan, as is the special of Moroccan spiced vegetable stew with cous cous.

Location:
On the bridge, directly across from Caerphilly bus and train stations.

Updated: 23/02/2014
Return to top
CONSIDER
Bella Capri - Italian Restaurant
25 Ton-Y-Felin, CF83 1PA

Explain to the staff that you are vegan and do not want any butter, egg etc. in your dishes. They can provide pasta with tomato sauce and possibly other options.

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 23/05/2015
Return to top
CONSIDER
Castle Gate Indian Restaurant - Indian Restaurant/Takeaway
5 Castle View Shopping Centre, CF83 1SN

They can prepare something suitable for vegans; discuss your requirements with the staff.

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 26/10/2014
Return to top
CONSIDER
Crossways - Brewers Fayre Pub Restaurant
Crossways Business Park, Pontypandy, CF83 3NL

The vegan options are labelled on the main menu at this pub restaurant but are only the sides of bowl of chips and mixed side salad. There is a plain jacket potato & beans on the 'Snack' menu but this menu is not served after 6pm. There are also labelled vegan items on the chef’s counter all you can eat menus but again these are only sides. They are listed on the Brewers Fayre website.

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 26/03/2016
Return to top
CONSIDER
Glanmors - Cafe
Unit 30, Castle Court, CF83 1NU
Tel: 029 20888668

Vegan options are limited to the likes of a mushrooms and beans on toast breakfast or homemade soup but the staff are helpful. It is a nice traditional café/tea room.

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 11/07/2017
Return to top
CONSIDER
Kings Arms - Stonegate Pub (Proper Pubs Menu)
46 Cardiff Road, CF83 1JQ
Tel: 029 20885127
Website
Facebook

There are two labelled vegan dishes on the menu; vegetable Penang (cauliflower, green beans, mangetout & peppers, in an aromatic coconut curry, served with rice) and sweet chilli noodles (wheat noodles, baby corn, water chestnuts & pak choi, in a sweet chilli sauce, flavoured with soy, ginger & chilli).

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 18/05/2017
Return to top
CONSIDER
The Moat House Hotel - Sizzling Pub
30 Lon-y-Llyn, CF83 1BY
Tel: 029 20882678
Website
Facebook

There are two labelled vegan options on the menu: Sweet potato, lentil & spinach dhansak (served with basmati rice, poppadoms, mango chutney and fresh tomato & onion salsa) and superfood salad (fresh baby spinach and gem lettuce mixed with tomatoes, cucumber and red pepper, topped with a mix of bulgur wheat, chickpeas, grilled courgette and sultanas with a hint of mint, served with reduced calorie dressing).

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 25/06/2017
Return to top
CONSIDER
Papa John's - Pizza Takeaway
Unit 2, Bowls Terrace, CF83 2RD
Tel: 029 20888814
Website
Facebook

The pizza bases do not contain any non-vegan ingredients but there may be a risk of cross contamination from animal products. If you find this acceptable, pizzas without cheese can be ordered from Papa John’s. The sides of corn on the cob and potato wedges are suitable for vegans.

Directions:
CycleStreets GoogleMaps BingMaps Streetmap

Updated: 18/06/2017
Return to top
AVOID
Fishermans Rest Inn - Pub
Old Bedwas Road

No vegan food.

Updated: 28/02/2015
Return to top
AVOID
The Green Lady - Pub
Pontygwindy Road

Informed a vegan who enquired by phone about suitable options that they had nothing at all and then hung straight up.

Updated: 19/08/2015
Return to top