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Merrie Harrier

A classic family friendly pub serving delicious food and great entertainment.

About Us

A classic family friendly pub serving delicious food and great entertainment.

contact us

117 Penlan Road, Llandough, Cardiff, CF64 2NY

02920 303994
merrieharrier@sabrain.com

Opening hours

  • Mon - Thurs // 12:00 - 23:00
  • Fri - Sat // 12:00 - 00:00
  • Sun // 12:00 - 23:00

Food service hours

  • Mon - Sat // 12:00 - 21:00
  • Sun // 12:00 - 20:00

Facilities at this pub

  • Dog Friendly
  • Garden outside dining
  • Free Wifi
  • Parking
  • Families Welcome
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Escape the City

We’re a classic pub just on the outskirts of Cardiff, and the ideal destination for delicious food and drinks. 

Get Involved

If you are looking for a place to get away from the busy Cardiff Centre, then the Merrie Harrier is a great destination for family occasions and perfect for friendly gatherings. We host a quiz night every Sunday from 9pm where winners could walk away with cash prizes!

We also love to get involved with the local community as much as possible and enjoy doing this by hosting regular charity events – ask at the bar for information on how you could get involved!

NHS staff also receive a fantastic 15% off discount.

CASK MARQUE ACCREDITED

The Cask Marque Award is an accreditation which guarantees guests the perfect pint of cask ale, every time. All the cask ales on sale are tested twice a year by a qualified assessor for temperature, appearance, aroma and taste and every beer must reach the required standard in order for the licensee to pass the inspection. Mystery visits may be carried out at any time and feedback is invited from the public.

Cask Marque is an independent, non-profit making organisation formed in 1998 with the aim of improving beer quality in British pubs through the accreditation scheme, training courses on cellar management and the setting of industry standards through a series of beer quality charters, including cellar management, glass-cleanliness and line cleaning.

Over 10,000 pubs hold the Award and each one participates in the ‘World’s Biggest Ale Trail’. This allows drinkers to scan the Cask Marque certificates in the pubs using their phone and the more scans they make, the more prizes they win. Download the CaskFinder App to join the fun!

THE PERFECT GIFTS THIS CHRISTMAS

What better way to wish someone a Merry Christmas than a trip to the pub in the New Year? With our new Brains gift cards you can do just that. Load them up at the bar with the value of your choice* and let your friends and family enjoy food, drinks or even a night’s stay at a Brains Inn of their choice in 2018.

Or maybe you know a budding beer enthusiast who would like to add to their collection? Our very own Brains Craft Brewery cans and original Brains Beers are now available in gift packs to buy from the bar for Christmas. Cheers!

*Minimum top-up value £5. Terms & Conditions apply. Visit www.sabrain.com/rewards for details.

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