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The Racehorse Inn

) #25 of 76 Restaurants in Abergavenny $$ - $$$ , British,
Race Horse Inn Waunavon, Abergavenny NP7 0PU, Wales
+44 1495 310282
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (11 reviews)
“tarts” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Race Horse Inn Waunavon, Abergavenny NP7 0PU, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Popped along here as we were aware we could park our campervan overnight so decided to come up from Blaenavon...not far, I know. We were made very welcome. The place is homely and very comfortable indeed. We enjoyed a quality home cooked meal (great pies!)...More

Thank TristanG949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived for an evening service with my wife in our motorhome after a days walking. Pleased to find plenty of parking at the Inn and indeed easy access to same. A quaint, oldy worldly type Inn but very comfortable - we sat in one of...More

Thank ArdsReviewer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went exactly at opening time, so that it was lovely and quiet. There was only a small family in with us. The landlady and her dear father were very attentive and the plentiful food was delicious. Nothing was too much trouble and we even...More

Thank cgaw14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

12 of us went for meal food was delicious and lots of it and the desserts was especially lovely home cooked coconut and jam sponge and custard

Thank nuttychickwales
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had set sunday lunch .We arrived at the pub A very cosy place,Very clean,A Warm Welcome By all,The 4 Course Lunch was Fab CookedTo Perfection ,THANK YOU ,We will Be Telling our Freinds and family about you,we will be back.thanks again. sue

Thank 45rich18
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I had a group of 21 Canadians visiting Wales & they wanted to have food cooked from local produce at a pub close to Big pit. We booked in advance with Amanda & Ron. The food they served for us was amazing, hot buffet style...More

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Went with my family for Sunday Lunch. Really not up to much. Not a lot of choice. Pudding's were quite good though. Lot's of regular's eating there so perhap's it was just me. SORRY.

Thank helen w
Reviewed 20 May 2017

What a greatly run family pub. Biggest steak I have ever seen. Service was excellent and the staff were extremely helpfull

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This large pub is a a rather off the beaten track location and has seen better days. The owner was freindly and helpful. Food as great. Not very busy when I visited ( I was the only customer ) Dont be put off by the...More

Thank Runragged2
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We celebrated our baby granddaughters Christening at this family run pub yesterday and what an amazing time we had. We decided after the service in Blaenavon we would all have Easter Sunday Lunch. Our party was 26 including 6 children & 2 vegetarians. Everything was...More

1  Thank Susan F
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Ruth A
26 June 2015|
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Yes they welcomed our two viszlas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Race Horse Inn Waunavon, Abergavenny NP7 0PU, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 310282
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