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The Ruperra

££ - £££, British,
73 Caerphilly Road | Bassaleg, Newport NP10 8LJ, Wales
+44 1633 287946
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
73 Caerphilly Road | Bassaleg, Newport NP10 8LJ, Wales
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Ruperra
1. Best Steak in Newport
"Taste and texture were nothing like any other locally"
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2. Gin Bowls
"The new Gin bowls they serve are to die for!"
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3. Sunday Lunch
"fabulous 3 course meal, plentiful drinks and great atmosphere. "
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Reviewed yesterday

A gem of a pub - a sure fire addition to your must do list when in South Wales! With easy access off the M4 J28 the Ruperra provides an intimate dining experience with exquisite high end cuisine in a rural pub setting. All of...More

Thank Chris D
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

First visit and really impressed. Breads and olives to start which were super tasty. Fishcakes and a duck starter both agreed were top draw. The steaks. Well where do you start. Taste and texture were nothing like any other locally. Absolutely stunning. Forced a desert...More

3  Thank Dusticus
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having eaten here many times, I was looking forward to good food last night! Unfortunately, this was not the case on this occasion. The restaurant was empty, just us and another table, yet the service was slow. I ordered rack of lamb, but was served...More

Thank kathryn s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Evening Meal for 2. Early in the week. One fish&chips + one burger & chips. Both were p resented very nicely. Plates were hot, food was very good, service was friendly, efficient & quick. Little moans - real chips, which were lovely, came with fish&chips...More

Thank ianofwales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After writing a bad review for this place 2 months ago, I’ve just been back and can say the food and service were excellent. Miles away from the bad meal I had 2 months ago. Very very enjoyable👍 what a difference. Fantastic thank you

Thank Alx060
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place looks like a pub from the outside and no doubt was a proper pub until fairly recently but these days it is certainly more restaurant than pub. The tables are all set out for dining, they all seem to have a 'reserved' sign...More

Thank 989pezza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service. We were served very quickly, and there was a varied menu. The atmosphere was friendly and the decor was attractively traditional. There is limited parking, and it is a good idea to have an early meal. I recommend the Ruperra for a pleasant...More

Thank jean_sullivan3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our first visit to the Ruperra Monday 20 August after searching trip advisor for local places to eat. The Ruperra came up as the top. place. We were greeted by Ben who was really friendly and helpful. After taking his time to find...More

Thank J14mgm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in a very busy pub where we were quickly ushered to our table;by a bubbly waitress ; who did not take our drinks order so we were left in limbo parched looking at the menu. I had field mushroom My fella had pate. My...More

Thank Rhiannon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First class lunch experience. Excellent 2-course which was fairly priced and tasted delicious. Very good portions too. The venue itself is really well decorated and feels nice to visit. The staff were pleasant and efficient. Very enjoyable all round. ps. the loos were really nice,...More

Thank Bruno C
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Sian D
28 August 2017|
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Response from Mewwitch71 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, we had a bottle between us. Obviously it's down to the individual wine you order. As a general rule I've found a glass is between £4-£6 a glass. Again depends if large or small measures. Must admit food has... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Caerphilly Road | Bassaleg, Newport NP10 8LJ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 287946
  • E-mail
Gastro pub with a reputation for excellent food with produce sourced from local suppliers. Extensive range of premium spirits, craft ale, cider and beers.
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