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Clytha, Abergavenny, Wales
+44 1873 840206
12:00 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our group of six enjoyed a delicious Sunday lunch at the Clytha Arms. It was our first time as we were just visiting the area and it was the closest pub to where we were staying, therefore we had no idea what to expect. The menu was varied and well priced and staff were helpful and attentive and happily explained... More 

Thank A G
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The starters were excellent, sublime soufflé and seafood dish. Excellent roasts perfectly cooked served with huge amounts of fresh veg, roasties, great Yorkshires, plenty of gravy and finished off with an outstanding treacle pud. Honestly Sunday lunch does not get better than this. I wish this pub was in London and we would be there every Sunday. Bar and restaurant... More 

Thank AandM14
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice pub Sunday lunch with a good atmosphere and a good choice of ale. Food was nicely cooked with lots of variety on the veggies. Will go again.

Thank RW31950
Ivybridge, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for a drink after a walk with our two dogs, stayed in garden and the pub dog wouldn't stop humping my dogs, no staff around to supervise the dog I had to drag it off myself, I am a dog lover but this really upset my dog understandably! Didn't even finish my drink! Wouldn't return or recommend.

Thank Kelly J
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely, friendly pub. We were met on the driveway, at the end of our long walk, by one of the resident dogs, Sam. He ushered us into the comfortable, quiet bar, where we enjoyed a sandwich and a croque monsieur, both made with high-quality ingredients. Excellent choice of beers, too. And when Sam begs, he does it very discreetly.....

Thank iTravel61
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely a locals pub and had a good choice of real ales and whisky. The bloke behind the bar was friendly and it had an open fire. We had the pleasure of meeting some random woman who was very insistent we go on twitter and look at some cover up story - very strange. Put us in mind of the... More 

Thank Spuddy88
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

14 of us went for Sunday lunch, staff were welcoming and friendly. The food was excellent and they went out of their way to cater for individuals who had special dietary requirements. The service was generally very good but a bit slow at times, this however did not detract from what was a very enjoyable afternoon. It was very good... More 

Thank Steve C
Newport, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

My wife and I called in The Clytha Arms for lunch on our way home from Abergavenny and we both had a lovely meal in a relaxing country pub. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food excellent.We sat in the small bar area with a lovely big open fire burning away and enjoyed our lunch.My wife had... More 

Thank Dave H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We were booked in for 7pm but weren't seated until 8pm and didn't get the food until 8.10pm. That being said, the lamb I had was beautiful and worth the wait. My other half had a steak and it was a fairly average steak. Reasonable price, wine was good. Wouldn't go again because I get hangry and am not good... More 

Thank Jenny W
Coventry, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Called in here on Wednesday 5th Otober on the hope it may be open at lunch-time (several local pubs don't seem to be). A great welcome - even for the dog - and a very good choice of beers - gave us the energy for the walk back to Chain Bridge!

Thank majorgowan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, European, Welsh, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clytha, Abergavenny, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 840206

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