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The Halfway House

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for Mother's Day meal with family. Was 3 course set menu and priced more expensive than regular sunday lunch 3 courses on any other sunday and therefore expected more choice and quality than regular sunday. However, only two meat options (beef and turkey) and three starters, so if anything, menu simplified. Meal ruined because overwhelming burnt taste throught meal...

Thank up801645
Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was booked in on Monday and Wednesday evening. Arrived 7ish to find that the place did not serve food on Monday - where was this stated - nowhere. After returning about 8:30, found the place in darkness. Rang the number on the door to ask for WAP code to be told sorry the number was in the bar so I...

Thank donbroadband
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant for Mothers's Day lunch and have been for meals many times in recent years. Place was very busy which is a good sign. It's a nice cosy restaurant but as it is still march the fire door was left open by diners accessing the beer garden and this ensured a very strong draft through the restaurant. This...

Thank Chris H
Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Went here last night following the Rugby, we had a table for five and were attended too by a very pleasant young lady. The set up and general ambiance was fantastic and encouraged a really relaxed feel, after taking our orders we were left able to sit and talk which really added to the overall experience. The food was absolutely...

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Usually a lovely meal here. But this time the food was undercooked Unfortunately nobody came around to check If the meal was OK. When pointed out to a member of staff the response was defensive with no apology. Such a shame as we usually love it here.

Thank laurajonnyamelia
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We have visited this restaurant many times over a number of years and we have never been disappointed. On the 18th of January this year,we took our friend to celebrate her birthday. Our table was booked for 7pm and when we arrived we were the only customers in the pub, which made the atmosphere a bit flat, but we were...

Thank Glyn W
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Visited this weekend for family reunion very pleased with the food and pleasant service food ordered chicken curry and ribeye steak well cooked and piping hot good selection of beer reasonable prices very welcoming will def go again

Thank Jeanette T
Wallasey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

a very clean hotel staff fantastic catering excellent room (family) very spacious but no seats to relax in and watch telly. no glasses in bathroom hair dryer supplied but no plug with a mirror to use to dry your hair and no long mirror for dressing. the outside side entrance has three steps and no hand rail a health issue...

Thank neilrobertsonwn03
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

took my mum and missus out for some food.....thought id treat myself to a mixed grill, and at £20 thought id be in for a treat! how wrong was i !!!! totally cremated meat and awful chips...never again, i advise people to stay well clear...i complained and never had an apology...AVOID THIS PLACE AT ALL COST!

Thank roguetrooper116
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Spent an afternoon in the beer garden after a walk through sirhowy valley park. Lovely spot, shaded and sunny areas. Food was delicious- I recommend the 1/2lb burger. Dog friendly, child friendly. Plenty of free parking. Good service. Would go again soon!

Thank hackers89

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Additional Information about The Halfway House

Address: Upper Gelligroes | Blackwood, NP12 2HT, Blackwood NP12 2HT, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Caerphilly County > Blackwood
Price Range: £48 - £71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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The Halfway House Blackwood, Wales
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“Don't stay on Monday and have a late start in Morning - breakfast from 9, costs extra”
donbroadband, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“our family room was spacious but lacked what I have said previously”
neilrobertsonwn03, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would not recommend”
DocDruid, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in autumn room which was very nice.”
adventure18, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Our favourite room is summer. a bathroom and then some steps up to the bedroom which has velux windows so you can pop your head out of them and see the hills.”
GogsySurrey, 7 May 2015 | Read review
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