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30 Greenland Road | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Gwent NP23 4DT, Brynmawr NP23 4DT, Wales
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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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
Excellent customer service, lovely meal

My family and I attended here for Sunday lunch and it didn't disappoint. The service was outstanding from start to finish. Jordan who served us was brilliant. Very polite, helpful and a pleasure. Nothing was too much trouble for him. The food came and there was an abundance of vegetables and gravy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
hayley w
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stoke on trent
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Great service, fantastic food but the children that pack the place sometimes is shocking. I go there for a quiet meal not listen to playground noise. The last thing i want to hear when eating is a sqwaking child.

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stoke on trent
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My family and I attended here for Sunday lunch and it didn't disappoint. The service was outstanding from start to finish. Jordan who served us was brilliant. Very polite, helpful and a pleasure. Nothing was too much trouble for him. The food came and there was an abundance of vegetables and gravy. Gorgeous meals. Very very good and definately recommend... More 

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Wales UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Called in on the off chance for a table and was accommodated very quickly. Staff were lovely and the pub meal was on a good standard. Sunday lunch is also a good meal.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Just come back from Sunday lunch 10 persons fab starters and main,great beer always good great value prawn cocktail full of prawns had pork plenty of everything our favourite would always tell people how good it is

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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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, Pub

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