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A Great Music Venue

I got invited by my brother to come see a band and to be honest I was not disappointed, the venue... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2017
Aberdare, United Kingdom

Excellent variety of bands (signed and unsigned), always met with a good pint, really friendly... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
Sarah B
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Nov 12, 2017
“A Great Music Venue”
Oct 4, 2017
“some great bands”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Crumlin Street, Pontypool NP4 6AE, Wales
+44 7568 334003
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

I got invited by my brother to come see a band and to be honest I was not disappointed, the venue was great and the bar staff friendly and up for a bit of banter. I'm definitely going to go again.

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

went to see a band called digital criminals here excellent group great venue ,certainly was ,nt dissapointed and would go again

1  Thank John C
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Excellent variety of bands (signed and unsigned), always met with a good pint, really friendly staff and customers who always make you feel welcome. This venue is always worth a visit every time I head home for a weekend. Keep up the excellent work all...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I pop in here whenever were nearby. The bands vary from small local acts to cover bands with a strong following. The alcohol is reasonably priced and the owner is always available for a chat. Most recently we attended Fflistock, a weekend...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Great place for tribute bands and tremendous metal sounds. A friendly welcome and some good banter. This place is professionally run and is making its name as one of the places to go for top music. We'll be back.

Thank Silvergirl735764
Reviewed July 14, 2016

As the member of a band (Ultimate Floyd) who have played at The Dragonffli, I can say it's one of the best live music venues we have found in South Wales. Great staff, excellent PA facilities and a brilliant crowd, made the night very special....More

Thank John W
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Great friendly pub. Staff are great, it's a good pint, and top bands every week. Now I've moved to the area I will be visiting more often.

Thank Gethin O
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

The Dragonffli is probably the first decent live music venue you will find north of Newport. I travel up from Cardiff for some of the best gigs but there's always something cool going on there every week. I even met Duff McKagen from Guns n...More

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed January 29, 2016

The welsh have a penchant for loud rock. I visited this place the other weekend after finding a band on their page that I liked called Tradish. Valleys towns are pretty void of live music and this place serves where none others don't. The Dragonffli...More

2  Thank JoeMcNeff
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