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30 Greenland Road | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Gwent NP23 4DT, Brynmawr NP23 4DT, Wales
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely friendly pub

Good beer and not bad food, but very very welcoming, popped in the othernight for a pint with my mates and as always really welcoming and pleasant.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
Vince-j54
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Good beer and not bad food, but very very welcoming, popped in the othernight for a pint with my mates and as always really welcoming and pleasant.

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Excellent steaks and superb scampi, garlic bread and onion rings excellent. Great staff they fitted us in even though there was a large birthday party and couldn't do enough. Thanks guys.

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ebbw vale
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

we live local and was having a new kitchen so decided to try hobby horse for sunday lunch we didn't have to wait to long food was hot but that's about all could say about it would not be in hurry to return

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Wales UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We visited the Hobby Horse 7/12/14 for Sunday lunch. We were greeted by very friendly staff and did not wait long until we were taken to our table. I had Pate to start was okay, Turkey for lunch with plenty of cabbage, carrots, cauliflower cheese, roasts and boiled potatoes, stuffing and a Yorkshire Pudding with nice gravy. What would have... More 

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Brynmawr, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

A nice hidden gem in Brynmawr! Very pleasant atmosphere and a warm welcome. I booked a table before a visit to the local cinema and it's well worth booking as it was filling up quite quickly. The food was delicious and you could tell it was home cooked. Can highly recommend the Hobby Horse pie! My partner had a burger... More 

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Abertillery, Wales
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I visited the Hobby Horse with members of my male choir. We had had a wonderful day in the Abergavenny area. However we we visited the hobby horse and supposedly I or someone swore so I was told that I would be banned from the venue. Most people who know me know that I swear very seldomly and that this... More 

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wales
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Home cooked fresh veg excellent service what more do you want. Beer excellent to well done...Definitely worth a visit value for money..

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

In an area with too few eateries this is a hidden gem, good value good service would recommend if you are in the area and fancy good quality home cooked food.

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Ebbw Vale
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63 reviews 63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Very poor I'm afraid dinner had no flavour and very watery Lovely a service tho hence the extra star

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Brynmawr, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Good value great staff and a warm welcome.Food is well priced and plentiful and they also do great guest ales

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 30 Greenland Road | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Gwent NP23 4DT, Brynmawr NP23 4DT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Blaenau Gwent  >  Brynmawr

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  • Cuisine: British

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