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Great community pub serving tasty homemade meals and a great choice of ales.

About Us

Great community pub serving tasty homemade meals and a great choice of ales.

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103 Tynewydd Road, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 8BB

01446 407767

Opening hours

  • Mon - Thurs // 11:00 - 23:00
  • Fri // 11:00 - 00:00
  • Sat // 10.00 - 00:00
  • Sun // 10.00 - 23:00

Food service hours

  • Mon - Fri // 10:00 - 20:00
  • Sat // 10.00 - 21:00
  • Sun // 10.00 - 20:00
  • Sat - Sun 10.00 - 12.00 Breakfast Served

Facilities at this pub

  • Parking
  • Families Welcome
  • Outside drinking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Wifi
  • Sky Sports
  • Kids playground
  • Darts
  • Skittles
  • Disabled access facilities
  • Baby changing facilities
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Seaside fun

Find us on Tynewydd Road in the seaside town of Barry. We pride ourselves on being a great quality community pub that aims to satisfy our customers with tasty homemade meals and good quality drinks.

Get Involved

We are famous in the local area for our live entertainment which every Friday night! We also have a large beer garden for our guests to relax in during the warmer months.

Bring your friends along and make the most of our skittles alley, dart board and TV screens which show regular football matches from BT Sport.


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!


Looking for a gift for that hard-to-buy-for friend or relative? With our Brains gift cards you can give them the perfect present. 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.

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. Cheers!

*Minimum top-up value £5. Terms & Conditions apply. Visit for details.

Facilities at this pub

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