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The Walnut Tree Inn

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4521 Route B | LLandewi Skirrid, Abergavenny NP7 8AW, Wales
+44 1873 852797
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Charleston, South Carolina
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284 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Chef Sean Hill has a long and well earned reputation so savouring his food was a super experience. Had a drink in the bar before heading into lunch where we given an amuse bouche that was quirky and delicious - pork scratching with pulled pork - yes! We chose from the menu which is no easy task as there were... More 

1 Thank A R H
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to the walnut tree inn. This restaurant is all about the local produce and cooking it very well. Although, the apricot and pistachios trifle just wasn't to my liking. I'm a bit of a traditionalist. I did feel a little rushed when i was debating my choice between the wine and dinner menu but things... More 

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Blackwood, Gwent
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221 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for our 35th wedding anniversary staying at the sister hotel The Angel, who kindly or ovules a complimentary taxi there and back. We were made welcome and not rushed at all . It is very rustic and laid back restaurant, people dressed to kill and also in woolies and tweeds. I wore a cocktail dress and did feel overdressed... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been coming here for many years but declined to write a review until now. I've had great meals here and some not so great but overall this is a terrific restaurant and Sean Hill (boss/head chef) designs a menu that true food lovers can do nothing but drool over. Sean has seen it all and I'm so pleased that... More 

1 Thank WelshToro
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had to go to Monmouth at the weekend and stopped off on the way home at the Walnut Tree. The Michelin star makes you think formal and maybe a bit pretentious but the Walnut Tree was ,in fact, a nice Country Inn with great food and very friendly staff. Would have given them 5 stars but one of the pudding... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch was perfect. game terrine, lamb , poached pear, chocolate mousse , ginger loaf were all wonderful. I have been there several times and have never been disappointed The service is wonderful, you are never rushed. They have a very good wine selection and the coffee is excellent .The menu changes, there is a a course lunch for £25 And... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the art on the walls, local artists I believe. Marinated fish/shell fish for starter. I must admit I hummed and hared about giving a 4 or a 5 because of this starter, but loved the experience so much I went for a 5. This starter is good, but not great, small portions of each piece of fish and not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't often write reviews but felt compelled to provide a review after the excellent lunch this Saturday. The lunch was superb, the service excellent but at the same time relaxed and the atmosphere cosy. Nothing was too much trouble. My mum wanted the smoked haddock as a starter,not a main course, and the waitress immediately suggested that should be... More 

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious meal, fresh and tasty, beautifully presented. Great service. Honestly, couldn't fault it.

1 Thank Florencegravez
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having visited this restaurant regularly for the past 12 years I have had countless excellent meals. Being a pescatarian there is always a variety of dishes for me to choose. I have been fortunate to frequent other michelin star restaurants around the uk but this without doubt is my first choice. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4521 Route B | LLandewi Skirrid, Abergavenny NP7 8AW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 852797

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