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Does not look much from outside but on entry opens up, they have seven real ales on tap nice beer... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
lees599
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A little neglected to look at on the outside but inside its light and modern and THE place to come... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
Victoria D
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25 Aug 2018
“Very poor service”
15 Oct 2017
“No food available ”
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We are a small buisness and have an exeptionally situated terrace on the river front with great views of the hills above us, and have a great choice of traditional pub-grub on our menu board, also on the wet side of things, there is a great choice...more
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Boars Head 14 Watergate, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 9AL, Wales
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The beer was ok, can’t speak for the food as it never arrived. We waited over half an hour for a salad! The pub had about 5 people in the bar. When I enquiried about the food I was told it was next in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Despite a board outside saying 'Sunday lunch served 12-3' when we went in at 2.30pm we were told the chef was on holiday and no food was available. There should not be an advert outside for food if this is not the case.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Does not look much from outside but on entry opens up, they have seven real ales on tap nice beer garden beside the river was early so no locals in two pints and off.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lees599
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

A little neglected to look at on the outside but inside its light and modern and THE place to come if you like real ales. The garden area where we sat was brilliant, the wall is the border between the river and the pub. Great...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Victoria D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very friendly, traditional pub with an amazing selection of real ales both local and national. External appearance belies the jewel inside

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank David H
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

From the outside we thought it was closed...On entering the light and airy bar area we were met with a selection of 7 Real Ales and a friendly and knowledgeable bar maid. She talked talked us through the options and supplied samples. Food wasn't available,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

We popped in for a drink as we knew that the pub had a beer garden beside the river. The beer garden was as nice as we had expected. The bar maid was friendly and the beer was good. However the pub is a bit...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank David J
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Don't judge a pub by the outside! As member of Camera I seek out places to have a real ale pint and found this (by mistake). Great selection of 6 ales on offer. Lovely outside area with new seating, overlooking the river. Ok so the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Triumph5
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

When you're looking for something to do of an evening, come on here for a pint. It has sky sports, pool and darts. A recent refurb gives the pub an airy modern feel.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank kiel v
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