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The Unicorn Inn

) #2 of 40 Restaurants in Pontypool $$ - $$$ , British,
Albion Road, Pontypool NP4 6LE, Wales
+44 1495 751304
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Albion Road, Pontypool NP4 6LE, Wales
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 3 steaks all cooked to perfection, amazing onion rings, and we had 2 pints each and it came to just under £60. Absolute bargain. Lovely quiet beer garden to eat it in too. Staff are really friendly and efficient

Thank nerys261
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Amazing delicious tea with more than we could eat! Very friendly service excellent sandwiches delicious followed by cakes then warm scones

Thank lindaspit
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and some friends from work visited the Unicorn a few weeks ago for food and drinks. It was very busy but our food didnt take long to arrive and the portions are huge and delicious, we all had different meal choices and everyone enjoyed...More

Thank cazzym1979
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this pub when staying close by on business. The food was excellent home cooked fare. 2 good cask ales, and the staff were very friendly and attentive.

Thank Frankr1977
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Good choice of food, we went for lunch, they do a special deal which we didn't have, we decided to have something off the main menu. We both had a large steak and Guinness pie with peas and lovely crisp chips, wasn't disappointed. Dessert we...More

Thank 542christinem
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Unicorn Inn serves great meals for all occasions, very versatile.. About 50 of us had a beautiful Christmas meal served there recently, the service was excellent, a lovely Xmas atmosphere, although a lot of us meals were served Quickly, all piping hot .. they...More

Thank parpam2
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times now and tried a variety of selections from the menu my favourite is the chicken breast and cream cabbage it sounds a weird choice but the taste is soooo nice. The overall cost and meal is excellent the only drawback...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 5 March 2017

What a wonderful afternoon held a surprise afternoon tea for my friend for her 60th birthday the food and the staff were wonderful couldn't fault anything would highly recommend it nothing too much trouble party of 28 people

Thank ruth19812015
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Thursday daytime. It was very welcoming and the staff were very helpful. My partner had the all day breakfast which he said was delicious. I had the burger with cheese and bacon and home made battered onion rings which were...More

Thank chatterboxbek5
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Went for a meal here whilst visiting friends excellent food, excellent service. Will definitely revisit on next trip

1  Thank Keri H
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Response from JMS1308 | Reviewed this property |
If you search on the Internet you will find the menu - this is what we did before we went. It gives you a good idea of what is available and this is then supplemented by the Specials on the day. Hope this is of use.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Albion Road, Pontypool NP4 6LE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Pontypool
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 751304
  • E-mail
Description
Pontypool's best kept secret! Serving freshly cooked food, including homemade desserts, mouth watering steaks, all your pub classics and chef's specials. Also serving some great real ales and freshly made coffee. All served in a warm relaxed and friendly atmosphere!
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