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The Trading Post

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, British, Welsh
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14-18 Nevill Street, Abergavenny NP7 5AD, Wales
+44 1873 855448
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called into the trading post for a snack last weekend after doing some shopping around abergaveny , we were greeted as we entered the door and was shown to a table but that's where the good ended. it took ages for our food to come out and when it did my wife's curry was cold and had to be sent... More 

Thank daiharper
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steak and Guinness pie, poor standard stewed meat with lazy crust plopped on top. Tasteless broccoli and Stilton bake, resembled a fish cake and possibly warmed in the microwave, salad with brown edges to the lettuce not good and left. Service sort of off hand, just doing a job didn't warrant a tip. Toilets pretty grubby, old litter in one... More 

Thank Sue C
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

I visit this regularly it's homely, great food and very reasonable. It's not fancy but perfect. Good size portions and excellent service.

Thank rachelmaryfrybrown
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to grab a quick lunch with my 8 year old daughter. Daisy loves her lunch out and it was a nice touch for your waitress to talk to Daisy directly, taking her order and pointing out a change to the kids special. Daisy had the chicken dippers, not the horrid Birds eye ones but home made chunks of... More 

Thank Andallshallfade
east sussex
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224 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a visit here with family in between Xmas and New Year. First tried the Angel Hotel, but service was slow and prices rather steep foe a luncheon snack, so we left after just a coffee. Glad we did, as the Trading Post gas a good atmosphere too and is more than half the price. My wife had the Welsh... More 

Thank gsxrEastSussex
Abertillery, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

Nice little bistro for a coffee and pastry although there are also meals on offer.Service is efficient and staff recognise regulars and can remember their favourite coffeee etc.

Thank Linda S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

Visited twice that day and the staff and the food is excellent. Highly recommended. Always go to the same place and always get a warm welcome.

Thank Robert G
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

I would disregard previous review, we as a family visit The Trading Post weekly and have been in many times when customers have brought their dogs in and to my knowledge nobody has complained infact people seem to like it and The Trading Post has become known as 'dog friendly'. The service from the staff is always first class, the... More 

Thank Elvicta
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

I only have one positive comment here, and that was my Welsh Rarebit was delicious; my other comments are, unfortunately, negative. First of all we waited 20 minutes to have our order take. Yes, the restaurant was reasonably busy, but others seated later than us were served first so the attention of the staff needs some work. Secondly, my husband... More 

Thank BellaLasagne47
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

The food is always freshly prepared and is lovely. Time and care is taken to get the order right for you and for those of you who are watching their weight or other reasons butter is an added extra, a rare thing. The breakfasts are good value and really tasty and the specials selection is varied and appealing. Las time... More 

Thank Mathern2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British, Welsh
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-18 Nevill Street, Abergavenny NP7 5AD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 855448

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?