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The Fountain Inn

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Trellech Grange | Llanishen, Tintern NP16 6QW, Wales
+44 1291 689303
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

We had a lovely dining experience whilst on holiday. My husband (who is French) claims that it was one of the best meals he has ever had in the UK. He had the duck and I had stuffed chicken with chorizo. We will definitely be back!

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Thank Nerida B
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Sunday lunch is great. Pie night on a Wednesday also great (you get a pint thrown in!). Really friendly proper pub at the end of a two mile walk from Tinten (or a 5 min drive)

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Thank Steve E
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a pub hidden in the valley but if you want a Sunday lunch at a country pub it is fine. I had a traditional Sunday lunch, beef, Yorkshire pudding with generous vegetables. The beef was fine and all those I was with enjoyed there meals as shown by empty plates. The desert I had was a caramel roulade... More 

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Thank Martin B
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We found this lovely old pub on a cold wet night. Open fires, antique music players and some really great home cooked food. The landlord is a very welcoming chap too!

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Thank Tony M
Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited as 2 families on New Years Day and after the frivolities of New Years Eve we were hoping for a good Sunday Roast. We weren't disappointed in the slightest. Great setting and very cosy by the log burner. Sunday roasts were great portions and extremely tasty, they did half portions for kids too which was perfect. Highly recommended.

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Thank Tina B
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Fountain was recommended by a neighbour and since our local closed 5 years ago, this is now the joint closest pub - thing is it's well hidden in the sticks but well worth seeking out. The atmosphere is always cosy, the welcome always warm and the food not only great value but good size portions - we usually struggle... More 

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Thank Martin G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Went with family friends. Lovely old fashioned pub, a bit off the beaten track out of Tintern. Food was mixed, steaks slightly overdone, game pie was lovely and well presented. Large portions and good selection of ales.

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Thank bunnyofdarkness
Fountain Inn T, Owner at The Fountain Inn, responded to this review

Hi Bunnyofdarkness, Thank you for your comments, we always do our best to satisfy all tastes of our customers. with regards to the steaks, we always try to cook them from fresh to the taste and requirements of our guests and are sorry that you felt that they were very slightly over cooked, this is often difficult to get right... More 

Wells, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Stayed in a holiday place just up the road from the Fountain Inn. Went there for a meal on the Saturday night. Was a typical local, friendly pub. The menu was great. I am coeliac so i had to have gluten free food. this was not a problem as all the food is locally sourced and made from fresh. I... More 

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Thank Mike H
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61 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great beer and good food. We were walking in the area and decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. Mike

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Thank Mike M
Usk, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Wonderful little pub, gorgeous food (although my fish portion was too small). Others meals much better value.

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Thank Helen M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trellech Grange | Llanishen, Tintern NP16 6QW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Tintern
  • Phone Number: +44 1291 689303

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?