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The Lion Hotel and Restaurant

€€ - €€€British, ,
41 Broad Street, Blaenavon NP4 9NH, Wales
+44 1495 792516
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
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British, Welsh, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
41 Broad Street, Blaenavon NP4 9NH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Invited a few friends out for a meal (10 of us). Service was excellent as usual, food was perfect and just the atmosphere in the whole restaurant and bar is great. Log burner was roaring away so cosy and warm too. Great food, great prices,...More

Thank shanej2k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’re fairly frequent visitors and didn’t think The Lion Hotel staff could top other evenings but the food and service last night was fantastic.

Thank Jayne S
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Have visited on several occasions and have had nice food on all visits, including buffet and bar food. Some of the servings for Sunday dinner were a little small for the men but were fine for most of us. Lovely hot food buffet and service...More

Thank Lor137
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Restaurant right on my doorstep that I rarely visit. Stunning meal with friends last night , excellent service and quality ingredients, prepared well and presentation was stunning !! Recommended venue +++

1  Thank RuthPar
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Visited this place a few times now. The food is excellent and a variety is on offer with the two different menus. Excellent value for money. Plenty of parking also available. What a hidden gem in Blaenavon. Very clean and welcoming place. Caitlyn was very...More

Thank TheFarmer2004
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Super friendly staff who were helpful, thoughtful, and full of local information of where to visit and what to see. Accommodation was lovely. Best night sleep in ages! Sauna & Steam Room also excellent. Food was delicious with excellent service.

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Although a hamburger would not normally be my choice, this one was second to none and if we had the opportunity we would definitely go back! Lovely people too.

1  Thank felixthepurplecat
Reviewed 3 June 2018

My family & I had a superb Sunday lunch last week - we're still talking about it now. We arrived for our 12 o'clock reservation, and were given a warm welcome. I had the lamb roast (wow!), and my wife & daughters the beef. My...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My Daughter , Son in Law , Grandson and I went to the Lion for Sunday Lunch yesterday. On arrival we were greeted by the friendly staff and after getting drinks from the bar we were swiftly shown to our table . Our waitress was...More

Thank Chirpy1960
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Everything here is great: nice place, perfect service, real ales and very tasty food. We got Sunday roast lamb and it was perdect for all family. Worth to visit and to come back for 100%

Thank Tomas B
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19 June 2017|
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I don't know, either, but I'm guessing that if you book in advance, they most certainly will.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Broad Street, Blaenavon NP4 9NH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Blaenavon
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 792516
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The Lion Hotel prides itself on providing quality dishes using local ingredients. Our menus celebrate some of the finest Welsh produce and local seafood.
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