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The Walnut Tree Inn

4521 Route B | LLandewi Skirrid, Abergavenny NP7 8AW, Wales
+44 1873 852797
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4521 Route B | LLandewi Skirrid, Abergavenny NP7 8AW, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easily as good a meal as I’ve eaten been here numerous times and never disappointed. How many Michelin chefs are actually at the restraunt. Well Shaun hill always is. Top notch again

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have wanted to eat at the Walnut Tree Inn for years. I have wanted to try Shaun Hill's food since I picked up a copy of his Gidleigh Park cookery book way back when. Having reached the milestone of a silver wedding anniversary, we...More

Thank claireebellis
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were having a short break in Hay on Wye and booked dinner at The Walnut Tree Inn ...... what a treat .... superb dinner, our starter of scallops was absolutely first class. Excellent wine. Staff brilliant. Will be back before the end of the...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the area so called in to one of our favourite restaurants. We stuck to the set menu and were surprised (yet again) by the quality of the food and value for money. Beautifully cooked food, supported by efficient and discreet service. Had a coffee...More

Thank Dewi J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd been looking forward to coming here for some time, and it really did not disappoint. The food was just fantastic! Everything was cooked beautifully, looked beautiful, and tasted beautifulicious! The staff as well are incredibly friendly, and as it was a special occasion they...More

Thank Calum O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently we visited the Walnut Tree Inn for dinner on a Saturday evening. Although we have been there reasonably often for lunch, it was our first dinner there for several years. Not surprisingly on a Saturday it was full. The welcome was friendly, the service...More

Thank Roger631
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The informal atmosphere in this inn with its wooden tables and great food makes for a very relaxing evening. The wine list is excellent and, like the food, is modestly priced. The menu is on the restaurant website and the vegetarian option in particular was...More

1  Thank DP1066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've enjoyed Shaun's cooking over many years, from his days at Gidleigh Park - which is where my guests had also first fallen in love with his meticulously executed dishes, back in 1990. Arguably the Walnut Tree is the simplest expression of his well honed...More

1  Thank Sri O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The reason for booking the Walnut Tree is the anticipated high cooking standards - and it doesn’t disappoint. The beef main is excellent. The service is very good but not exceptional. The tables are a bit cramped and another guest had to interrupt there lunch...More

Thank Comets01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a Thursday evening. I'm in Caerphilly. My wife is visiting family in the USA. Do I order Dominos Pizza? No, I treat myself to a visit to a fine dining restaurant that I've heard about for many years. All good things. Abergavenny (Llanddewi...More

Thank Henry_Morton_Stanley
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Margaret W
9 November 2017|
Response from shaunhill | Property representative |
yes indeed
11 June 2017|
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Response from shaunhill | Property representative |
dogs fine in the cottages or outside tables but not in the restaurant I'm afraid
16 February 2015|
Response from shaunhill | Property representative |
tables nearest the front door are most suited for obvious reasons and the largest we could manage in the front restaurant would be 10 persons. Wheelchair access/disabled facilities no problem but the car park has no... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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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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old pub conversion set in attractive Welsh countryside. Formerly a famous Italian restaurant but now the platform for chef Shaun Hill's style of cooking
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