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30 Greenland Road | Brynmawr, Ebbw Vale, Gwent NP23 4DT, Brynmawr NP23 4DT, Wales
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Ranked #2 of 8 Restaurants in Brynmawr
Cuisines: British
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English first
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
16 helpful votes 16 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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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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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8 reviews 8 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

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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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 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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Contributor
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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Brynmawr, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

food in the day is very good pub grub but it does al a carte in evening. day menu varied and good value for money well cooked food.

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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
Cuisine: British

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