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The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church

Monk Street, Abergavenny NP7 5ND, Wales
+44 1873 858787
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Welcoming, educational and entertaining - a very rewarding visit!

My wife and I visited this spectacular Tithe Barn during our week's holiday staying at Cae y Rhedyn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rhys J
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Llanbedr, United Kingdom
Great find for a rest stop

We stopped in Abergavenny on our way home from a holiday near Broad Haven. The Tithe Barn was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Isabel A
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This should definitely be listed. There is a wonderful museum, cafe with outdoor seating area, and exhibition,beautiful Millennium Tapestry
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“food hall” (9 reviews)
“nice cafe” (6 reviews)
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Monk Street, Abergavenny NP7 5ND, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited this spectacular Tithe Barn during our week's holiday staying at Cae y Rhedyn Annexe, Llangynidr. We were visiting Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru / National Eisteddfod of Wales at Y Fenni and took the opportunity to also explore this beautiful market town. It...More

Thank Rhys J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in Abergavenny on our way home from a holiday near Broad Haven. The Tithe Barn was a perfect place to recharge our batteries over a cup of tea, a coffee and a slice of lemon poppy seed cake. The courtyard setting shelters you...More

Thank Isabel A
Reviewed 29 May 2017

From the bus station we made our way to the town we came across The Tithe Barn that housed a coffee and snack cafe and the information centre that suited our need we had two lovely lattes served by very friendly staff bought to the...More

Thank keith c
Reviewed 2 May 2017

the video presentation gives details of the tapestry. It is a magnificernt work of art and dedication by the 60 ladies who stiched it.

Thank Kathleen Mary J
Reviewed 2 May 2017

There’s no separate TA listing for the Tithe Barn Food Hall Café so we’re posting this review on the Tithe Barn “thing to do” listing. We were visiting Abergavenny again, and having viewed the tapestry on a previous trip, we just popped into the café...More

Thank MandH-eurotrippers
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Just popped in for a quick snack. Baked Potatoe and onions with salad. Potatoe was warm not hot. It was dry and the caramelized onions were cold. Salad was limp. Time 12:15pm so no excuse for condition and quality of food.Lovely place to sit in....More

Thank Donna P
Paul T, Manager at The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

We were sorry to read your review and it was a pity that you didn't mention this to us at the time. We would have happily resolved this in the best way we possible. I'm sorry that our food didn't meet our usual high standards....More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

A lovely place to go for coffee/lunch/light meals and an interesting museum on the first floor. Atmosphere is pleasant and the staff friendlyMore

Thank John G
Paul T, Manager at The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Many thanks for your review and we agree it is a lovely place to stop in Abergavenny and unwind with tea, coffee and some food. The exhibition outlines the history of the St Mary's Priory Church and the history of Abergavenny. We really appreciate your...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

The tithe barn is a nice space serving inexpensive food and housing the millennium tapestry. The tapestry is a wonderful expression of community and tells the history of the area in a beautiful medium. 60 people were involved in its making and that in itself...More

Thank Rosie_S_11
Paul T, Manager at The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

We would like to thank you for taking the time to review the Tithe Barn on Trip Advisor. We would recommend all those who visit to marvel at the work and dedication of our tapestry ladies with the Abergavenny Tapestry. If you pick a Tuesday...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Good wholesome food. The soup and roll is very good value. Very close to the bus station and car park, so a very good meeting place. Big chairs and table inside and small metal chairs outside in a lovely courtyard when the weather permits. A...More

Thank BeverleyB3
Paul T, Manager at The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you Beverley for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We always welcome feedback and were particularly chuffed at your comments. As you said weather permitting our court yard is lovely so we hope to see you again soon on a sunny...More

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

On a cold wintry Tuesday in Abergavenny we were looking for a hot drink and a sit down. Most of the cafes in the Main Street were full so made our way back to the carpark to go home when we found this idyllic place...More

Thank AvrilmastWales
Paul T, Manager at The Tithe Barn, St Marys Church, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2017

Many thanks for your review of the Tithe Barn. I can assure you the court yard in the summer sun and full bloom is a must for your return visit. By then we will have the restored tapestry back in all its glory and splendour....More

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