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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:
1 Starter, 2 Mains,
2 Pizza, 1+ Sides,
2 Desserts

Price:
Starter £4.50,
Mains £10.45-£10.75,
Pizza £13.95-£14.45,
Sides £1.75-£2,75,
Desserts £3.70-£4.15

Our comments: The labelled vegan options on the menu are.
Starter: BBQ taco (a lightly grilled soft tortilla filled with pulled jackfruit & black beans in a smoky BBQ sauce, served with salsa & chunky guacamole).
Mains: Roasted vegetable jalfrezi (spiced mix of roasted potatoes, red onion and red & green peppers in a jalfrezi sauce, served with a mixed salad & rice), tomato, butterbean & lentil stew (tomato, butterbeans & green lentils cooked with red wine, garlic, rosemary & finished with cracked black pepper, served with a warm flatbread and mixed salad).
Pizza: Mad about the Med (red onion, sliced tomatoes, mixed peppers & fresh rocket, without cheese & pesto), BBQ jackfruit (pulled BBQ jackfruit, red onion, mixed peppers & rocket, without cheese).
Sides: Harissa rice or lime & coriander infused rice.
Puddings: Apple pie (served with vegan ice cream), praline chocolate tart (served with vegan ice cream).
There may also be suitable specials, check twoforonespecials.co.uk
The sharer of cone of rings and the sides of chips, skin-on fries, onion rings and garlic bread are vegan, if they are fried separately from animal products, ask the staff.

Location:
Rhydycar Leisure Park, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 04/11/2017
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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,
4 Sides,
1 Dessert,
1 Breakfast

Price:
Mains £7.49-£10.99,
Sides £2.49-£2.99,
Dessert £4.49,
Breakfast £4.99 (Kids £1.99)

Our comments: Harvester restaurants 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 & houmous), penne arrabiata (with black olives & grilled kapia pepper) and stuffed red pepper (stuffed with sweet potato, black bean & quinoa chilli, with golden rice & beans and sweet potato fries). The vegan sides are fries, sage & onion seasoned fries, sweet potato fries, golden rice & beans. For dessert you can have the coconut & black cherry rice pudding. The breakfast menu is served until 11.30am and the Hipster breakfast is labelled vegan. This consists of two hash browns, two vegan sausages, grilled tomato, flat mushroom, spinach, baked beans, avocado & a roasted red pepper dip.

Location:
Rhydycar Leisure Park, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 19/10/2017
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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:
3 Starters, 2 Mains,
5 Sides, 1 Dessert

Price:
Starters £3.60,
Mains £6.25-£10.15,
Sides £2.45-£4.55,
Dessert £2.95

Our comments: Inform the staff that you are vegan when ordering; the following dishes are suitable.
Starters: Houmous with peri-peri drizzle, spicy mixed olives, peri-peri nuts.
Mains: Sweet potato & butternut burger, supergreen burger (In pitta or wrap, the burger bun contains milk; ask for no mayo in the pitta and no yogurt in the wrap.).
Sides: Garlic bread, chips, peri-salted chips, mixed leaf side salad, chargrilled veg.
Dessert: Mango gelado.

Location:
Rhydycar Leisure Complex, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Updated: 22/10/2017
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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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CONSIDER
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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