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The Plas Derwen

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Monmouth Road | Abergavenny, Abergavenny NP79SP, Wales
+44 01873 853144
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Afternoon Tea

I was one of a party of 14 that had afternoon tea here last week. We had a good selection of sandwiches, home made cakes and scones with cream and jam, plus the usual tea and coffee. The staff were very attentive and obliging. The surroundings are very pleasant and the afternoon tea reasonably... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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SOUTH WALES
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

I was one of a party of 14 that had afternoon tea here last week. We had a good selection of sandwiches, home made cakes and scones with cream and jam, plus the usual tea and coffee. The staff were very attentive and obliging. The surroundings are very pleasant and the afternoon tea reasonably priced with more than enough food... More 

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Cork
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Eat here on a Saturday night after it was recommended to us by our son. It did not disappoint, excellent service, excellent food and reasonable price. Another place to add to our call back again list

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Uk
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

An excellent choice to go for a meal whilst in Abergavenny or even just for a Coffee and cake. I visit here quite often whilst working in Abergavenny and it has a real sense of ambience with a huge gorgeous fireplace that seperates two rooms with large comfy sofas in the Bar area. I have tried the chicken and avocado... More 

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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I have been there with my girlfriend a few month ago. I decided to go for the burger and she had the salmon. The burger was ok but you can have almost the same in every other pub for half of the price. The salmon was well cooked but a bit under flavoured.

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hertfordshire
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Great find for dinner one night whilst we were in Wales. Group of six, including one vegan and they easily accommodated us. Food was lovely, offering 'Welsh' options as well as more well known things. Quality and size of portions good and well priced. Also an extensive drinks selection. We sat by a pretty gas fire and I thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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Pickering, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I always like to try local food and when our waitress suggested Lamb Cawl (Pronounced Cowal) from the specials board I gave it a try. This turned out to be Lamb Casserole, served in a bowl, and very tasty too. We stayed in two pub / restaurants in South Wales and I have to say the standard of fare served... More 

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South Wales
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We last ate here recently and again enjoyed our visit. The restaurant is very comfortable and modern. The menu hasn't changed for a while, but the food is good. I ate the fillet of pork and it was nicely cooked , being tender and served in a tasty sauce with fresh vegetables. The staff were professional and pleasant. The bar... More 

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Birmingham
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

5 of us went here for lunch on New Years Day, we had booked in advance. We had a lovely meal but service was extremely slow, so slow that we didn't have time for dessert so they lost out on a sale. It did not seem over busy but we had to wait so long for the table to be... More 

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Laim
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I'd say this rather uninspiring place is not terribly good value for money. Met for a a family reunion there but found it a very chilly atmosphere on a late December evening.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We stayed for one night on travel zoo deal. Very good value. Great accommodation in annexe, large room, clean and warmly. Great 3 course meal in the restaurant, great staff and good atmosphere. Would recommend it.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Monmouth Road | Abergavenny, Abergavenny NP79SP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 01873 853144

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Welsh

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