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The Racehorse Inn

) #29 of 77 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%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Race Horse Inn Waunavon, Abergavenny NP7 0PU, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 16 April 2017

My wife and I have had Sunday Lunch in numerous places in the surrounding area, and found this Inn to be the BEST... 10 out of 10. A three course meal (four course if you count the tea and biscuits) all for a TENNER. The...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Been past a couple of times, and were prompted to try it after good recommendation from a family friend. We arrived early so were the first customers there, but it soon got busier. The Sunday lunch is a set menu, but the meal was excellent....More

Thank ChrisBartley652
Reviewed 10 September 2016

What a fantastic little inn... Hidden away on the mountain we were taken to this little treasure by friends we were visiting.. The car park was full which is an obvious sign of a good place.. On entering it was like stepping back in time...More

Thank Cazza26
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The best steaks around. The bar is closed but if you're not eating, you can go in and watch a bit of TV by invitation. Landlord is super friendly.

Thank Elaine r
Reviewed 1 September 2016

No nonsense approach, I camped and dined at the race-horse on the evening of the review left by sarahw2590. I must say the use of these younge ladies language, was appalling and could be heard from the lounge and they were seated in the bar....More

1  Thank Abbie T
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Ruth A
Is this a dog friendly pub?
26 June 2015|
Response from thallon | Reviewed this property |
Yes they welcomed our two viszlas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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