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The Goytre Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Star Road | Penperlleni, Pontypool NP4 0AH, Wales
+44 1873 880376
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good6%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“cajun chicken” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Star Road | Penperlleni, Pontypool NP4 0AH, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Julian and his team provided an excellent service for my dads 70th birthday celebrations. Very accommodating as I wanted banners and balloons displayed. Quick service by a very pleasant waitress. Fantastic choice of food that was fresh and tasty. Lovely and cosy and very clean....More

Thank welshwilliams
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had another great experience at The Goytre Arms for my mum and dad's Golden Wedding Anniversary. Lunch for 25 in the Green Room. It was lovely, we wanted something small and intimate and that is just what we had. The Green Room is perfect for...More

1  Thank hodgetts1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Book a table for 6 via their online booking which is quick and easy to do. Table was ready when we arrived but they didn't rush us to sit down straight away so had a drink first. Waitress was lovely and polite and nothing was...More

1  Thank Deb F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went out to the goytre arms to have a Sunday lunch for my birthday as I haven't had one in ages, After walking the 2 miles from little mill we arrived at the goytre arms which when we walked in seemed lovely inside abit busy...More

Thank Ceriann C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Sunday for dinner we used to come about 2 years ago so thought we’d try it again . we arrived at 2:45 we were shown to our table by a friendly chap ( I believe may have been an owner ) told...More

1  Thank Ljm2013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just spend a couple of hours at the goytre arms for Sunday lunch, must say the food and service was absolutely great , if your looking for a nice homely pub, with great food look no further

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited the pub yesterday and had a lovely welcome and fantastic tasty food. The pub was warm and spotlessly clean. The bar staff were friendly and accommodating. We will be back for sure!

Thank gullybristol
Reviewed February 4, 2018

one the best places I have been to for a meal. Lovely, friendly staff with a warm welcoming atmosphere. Whether you want a special treat or just a traditional Sunday dinner I thoroughly recommend the Goytre Arms as THE place to go.

Thank Sally D
Reviewed February 3, 2018

I wanted to treat my son and his partner to a meal.We stopped at The Goytre Arms what a pleasure it was. The service was first class, the food all three of us ordered was excellent. Cooked to perfection and presentation ... it was almost...More

1  Thank _wainfur2
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited this lovely pub today with my family, never been here before....the food was fantastic, i had the cajun chicken, my partners and mother in-laws was also amazing. The service was outstanding by the staff, and decor was just right setting and quiet. Would definetley...More

Thank Hannah D
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July 5, 2017|
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Response from stewartpitman | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see the landlord but him mother was wondering around chatting to guests
May 25, 2015|
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Response from Mazdamad | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Very family orientated
May 18, 2015|
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Response from Mazdamad | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
This is a ridiculous statement from an ex employee with a grudge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Star Road | Penperlleni, Pontypool NP4 0AH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Pontypool
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 880376
  • E-mail
At The Goytre Arms, you will receive a warm and friendly welcome from our friendly staff.The ambiance is warm, relaxing and cosy. All meals are freshly prepared by our experienced chefs. Our food is locally sourced, from our fruit and vegetables to our meats. We have an extensive selection of meals and deserts to satisfy most peoples needs. We also have a large enclosed rear garden with a children's play area and plenty of tables and seating to enjoy your food outside (weather permitting). We welcome families of all ages. There is a free car park at the front and rear of the pub.
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