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Merthyr Tydfil

Marstons Pub (Two For One & Pizza Menu)

Rhydycar Leisure Park
Merthyr Tydfil
CF48 1DH
Tel: 01685 268385
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 11am-11pm,
Sun 11am-10.30pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

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

Price:
Main £10.45,
Pizzas £10.95-£12.35,
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. On the pizza menu the Veg Patch (no cheese) is suitable and A Pizza India is vegan without mozzarella, mint yoghurt & chutney. 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:
Rhydycar Leisure Park, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 14/04/2017
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Harvester Restaurant

Rhydycar Leisure Park
Merthyr Tydfil
CF48 1UT
Tel: 01685 379552
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Opening Times:
Food Served
Mon-Sun 9am-10pm

Labelled Vegan Labelled Vegan

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

Price:
Mains £6.99-£10.49,
Sides £1.99-£2.99,
Dessert £4.29

Our comments: Harvester restaurant have labelled vegan options. The suitable mains are aubergine & red lentil tagine (giant couscous cooked with apricots, raisins, coriander & red pepper, topped with a Moroccan-inspired spiced stew, with flat bread & avocado dip), penne arrabiata (with black olives, kappia pepper& watercress) and stuffed red pepper (stuffed with sweet potato, black bean & quinoa chilli, with spicy tomato & black bean rice & sweet potato fries). The vegan sides are fries, sage & onion seasoned fries, sweet potato fries, spicy rice, steamed vegetables and jacket potato. For dessert you can have the coconut & raspberry rice pudding.

Location:
Rhydycar Leisure Park, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 09/04/2017
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Health Food Shop

13 Graham Way
Merthyr Tydfil
CF47 8ED
Tel: 01685 382086

Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm

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:
Merthyr Tydfil town centre.

Updated: 22/04/2017
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Chain Restaurant

Rhydycar Leisure Complex
Merthyr Tydfil
CF48 1UT
Tel: 01685 384995
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Opening Times:
Sun-Thu 11.30am-10pm,
Fri-Sat 11am-11pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
2 Burgers, 2 Salad Mains,
4 Appeteasers, 6 Sides,
1 Dessert

Price:
Burgers £5.90-£10.60, Salad Mains £4.40-£5.75+,
Appeteasers £2.40-£3.55, Sides £2.40-£4.40,
Dessert £2.95

Our comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan when ordering; they can advise on what is suitable. The following dishes are vegan.
Mains: Mixed leaf salad, Mediterranean Salad (without feta).
Appeteasers: Houmous with peri-peri drizzle, spicy mixed olives, peri-peri nuts, garlic bread.
Sides: Garlic bread, corn on the cob, chips, peri-salted chips, mixed leaf salad, chargrilled veg.
Dessert: Passion fruit gelado.
The peri-peri drizzle extra is suitable. The veggie burger itself is vegan, as is the portobello mushroom burger without halloumi, these come in a roll, pitta or wrap, ask which of these are suitable and specify no mayo. The veggie strips from the Nandinos menu are vegan.

Location:
Rhydycar Leisure Complex, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 03/04/2016
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Chinese Takeaway

120 High Street
Merthyr Tydfil
CF47 8BL
Tel: 01685 388828

Opening Times:
Mon-Thu noon-11pm, Fri-Sat noon-midnight,
Sun 5pm-11pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
10+

Price:
£2.80-£4.10 per dish

Our comments: Explain to the staff that you are vegan and do not want any egg, oyster sauce or other animal products in your food. There are suitable tofu and vegetable dishes available. The rice noodles and one of the other types of noodle do not contain egg. There are a few tables if you want to eat in and home delivery is available, with a minimum order of £8.

Location:
Next to Natwest Bank, in Merthyr town centre.

Updated: 15/12/2013
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62 High Street
Merthyr Tydfil
CF47 8DE
Tel: 01685 359435
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 10am-10pm

Number of Vegan dishes:
1+

Price:
Pizza £5.95+

Our comments: They are more than happy to accommodate vegans with pizzas without cheese, just ask.

Location:
Merthyr Tydfil town centre.

Updated: 19/09/2017
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JD Wetherspoon Pub

102-103 High Street
Merthyr Tydfil
CF47 8AP
Tel: 01685 385786
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Opening Times:
Mon-Sat 8am-midnight,
Sun 8am-11.30pm

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:
On Merthyr Tydfil High Street.

Updated: 24/09/2017
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Chickenland-Pizza & Kebab - Fast Food Takeaway
105 High Street, CF47 8AP

The pizza bases are vegan, so vegetarian pizzas without cheese are suitable.

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Updated: 05/01/2014
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Frankie & Benny's - American Italian Style Chain Restaurant
Rhydycar Leisure Park, CF48 1UT
Tel: 01685 729890
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The following menu items are suitable for vegans. Breads: Classic garlic bread, rosemary bread, garlic ciabatta bread. Pasta: Penne arrabiata. Sides: Roast rosemary potatoes, fries, herb potatoes, olives, sweet potato fries.

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Updated: 16/01/2017
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Papa John's - Pizza Takeaway
Ty Penderyn, 26 High Street, CF47 8DP
Tel: 01685 377789
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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.

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Updated: 18/06/2017
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Trenchers - Coffee Shop
St Tydfil Square Shopping Centre, CF47 0AE

No vegan food but they do have soya milk for coffees etc.

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Updated: 14/07/2013
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Moktar's Kitchen - Cafe
1 Three Salmons Street

Have not responded to enquiries about whether they cater for vegans.

Updated: 28/09/2014
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Oriental Garden - Buffet Restaurant
Rhydycar Leisure Park

They have advised us that as it is a buffet restaurant there is not much that is suitable for vegans.

Updated: 28/02/2015
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