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The Crown

Old Hereford Road | Abergavenny, Abergavenny NP7 7HR, Wales
+44 1873 853314
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
06:00 - 10:30 Hours
Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Old Hereford Road | Abergavenny, Abergavenny NP7 7HR, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Always a pleasure to visit, the hosts are always very welcoming and the food excellent. This is a pub serving very good restaurant food with prices towards the top end of midrange. We keep going back for more.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ian j
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lunch here today with four art group friends and it was Wonderful. Had the 'Fish Special' main course of Scallops with Black Pudding on a sauce of Cauliflower puree with fondant potatoes - heavenly! Then Pannetone Bread and Butter Pudding with icecream which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Countryperson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a pre-Christmas family Sunday Lunch and the food and service was excellent. Lovely menu with plenty of options for pescatarians and vegetarians and a fabulous, friendly and busy atmosphere. Dog friendly in the bar.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Valleyvamp
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Ate here on a Friday evening after a long day's walk. Obviously popular with the locals and was fully booked. for starters we had hake goujons and the trout and prawn pate. Both were excellent. Followed that with the Venison Casserole and Steak and Ale...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kalo_Chorio
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Lovely pub in the middle of nowhere and convenient for our stay at a local B&B. The Hake gougons that I had as a starter were very tasty, this was followed by a lovely venison stew. I even made room for the apple crunch pudding!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HoneyPieLinda
Reviewed 31 October 2018

What a great little pub out in the middle of nowhere. With the wood burner roaring, we were welcomed by the staff. Dog biscuit for the hound, and before long we were eating & drinking. On the first night, we enjoyed the venison stew, with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stelvioman
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Wow, what a great Sunday Roast Beef, helping was just right for us, not too much but plenty of really well cooked meat, roast potatoes cooked with garlic, and good accompanying veg and great gravy. Nothing to fault. The only reason for four and not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wombatsmum
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We visited as a group of four plus one dog. The menu was varied and pretty good choice for vegetarians as well which pleased one of our group. Good food, well presented. The staff were friendly and efficient. Would visit again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sally A
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Good food, reasonable prices, swift service. The sirloin we found exceptionally good. Recommended. The one and only drawback is that I’m parent intolerant and they have a children’s playroom to the side of the main restaurant sitting area. The noise and the kids being allowed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank graemebeard
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Visited The Crown last week with my daughter for lunch, I ordered the steak but with salad instead of chips. The steak was very nice but I was very disappointed to note on the receipt later that in fact I had been charged not only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Questions & Answers
20 September 2018|
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Response from DL99ofcourse | Reviewed this property |
I think they are quite good as the proprietor's wife is apparently veggie. Information from my daughter who lives nearby and is also veggie.
Solenne g
17 August 2017|
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Response from RobinS221103 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for delayed reply... have been away. The two replies above perfectly sum up The Crown. Hopefully you have (had) good weather and could use the patio area at the front.
5 July 2017|
Response from pantygelli | Property representative |
We are very sorry that you are dissatisfied with your recent visits to The Crown. Perhaps you could contact us by telephone to discuss the matter further. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
06:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Hereford Road | Abergavenny, Abergavenny NP7 7HR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 853314
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