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The Glassworks, Cardiff

Pub added by elizabeth mcgraw
4 Wharton Street
CF10 1AG
Phone: 02920222114
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Will Larter left this review about The Glassworks

A splendid building in the streets off Cardiff's main drag, it's not hard to see where this pub got its name from. And it's great to see a glorious building finding a new purpose; just a pity it's such a poor excuse for a pub. Actually, it's not a pub, it's a sports bar. Being part of the Greene King empire is arguably not doing it any favours either. I had Wye Valley Butty Bach, the solitary guest ale on the five hand pumps: disappointing to have paid as much as £2.10 for a half of a rather poor beer that was very much a last resort for me - GK IPA and Abbot (both doubled up) were the alternatives. I drank up quickly and made my way around the corner to the Cottage for their very well kept Brains Dark at only £1.45 for a half.

Date of visit: 27th October 2019

On 18th February 2020 - rating: 4
[User has posted 2625 recommendations about 2475 pubs]

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peter ashworth left this review about Copa

Now called The Glassworks

On 26th August 2014 - no rating submitted
[User has posted 2108 recommendations about 2072 pubs]

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Map location corrected by Alan Hurdle
Cardiff Central, 0.35 miles, 6 min walk (show)
Cardiff Queen Street, 0.46 miles, 8 min walk (show)
Cathays, 0.82 miles, 15 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Glassworks, Cardiff
12th Mar 2020, 22:00
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12th Mar 2020, 21:45
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  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 18 February 2020 by Will Larter
  • Live TV Sports : Yes last updated 18 February 2020 by Will Larter
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 09 May 2014 by Dave McNally
  • Real Cider : No last updated 18 February 2020 by Will Larter
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