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The Stuffed Dormouse

Ponthir Road | Caerleon, Caerleon, Newport NP18 3NY, Wales
+44 1633 430142
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (110 reviews)
“cheesecake” (61 reviews)
“surf and turf” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Ponthir Road | Caerleon, Caerleon, Newport NP18 3NY, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good food well priced and decent variety. the staff are helpful and very personable.. would recommend and go again

Thank JWalker612
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited on a Sunday, the the menu was full of variety and the food was fabulous. We will definitely be returning.

Thank cory l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn’t pre book and was offered a table for six within 20 mins of arrival. Service was superb and very curtious. Meat was melt in your mouth and vegetables done to perfection. Was given extra portions of Vegtables when we asked also. Lovely desserts...More

Thank Welshdollface
Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrived at our usual time of around 2pm to be told there was a table of 8 and two tables of 4 and were told that they would not be able to accommodate us its a pity as i did enjoy their food and...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a double room on strength of location, reviews and photos on website. Ended up with cramped, dirty, cold room. Shower dirty and didn't work. Bedside lamp and TV broken. Single glazed window, draughty and noisy. Could not be more different from pics on website....More

1  Thank gwatters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nervous telling anyone about our favourite place. Went for our anniversary in August and previous for roast dinner. Went today for a large roast good wine and lovely staff. The staff are always attentive and the food is faultless. The only thing I would...More

1  Thank Lovelocalaty
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend. Always brilliant service, staff very attentive. Never had a bad meal here, beautiful Sunday three course lunch served

Thank vodachic
Simone A, Owner at The Stuffed Dormouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, we are o happy that you enjoyed your meal and experience and look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards Simone

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Booked for sunday lunch at 1.30 eventually shown to a table and served starters after an hours wait mushroom starters nice but cold, soup resembled a cheap packet of passata with a rock substitute for bread. Sadly dissappointed. on to main course roast beef and...More

6  Thank jackie a
Simone A, Owner at The Stuffed Dormouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your feed back. The head chef was off yesterday and the second chef who was in charge made many mistakes and is now longer part of team. We do hope you will try us again the future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Called in on Friday at 4 o'clock £10 offer on till 5 o'clock two courses. food was top class I had fish my wife had the pork fabulous

Thank Daydream72157
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We recently came across "The Stuffed Dormouse", and we are so glad we found this little gem! In fact, we visit every week between 3pm - 5pm and find that the wide choice, two course set menu for £10 is more than sufficient and ideal...More

1  Thank Steve W
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3 January 2018|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
Still needs to be 0 rated Horrendous experience!!
27 April 2017|
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Response from John D |
Hi Tania so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. The young lady who greeted you was Liz. I cannot praise my team enough for their attitude & endeavour to deliver the best dining experience possible for our guests. Your... More
18 April 2017|
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Response from Simone A | Property representative |
Hi Emmasa1978, Yes we do have a bar which you can enjoy drinks in without having to dine. We look forward to seeing you soon :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ponthir Road | Caerleon, Caerleon, Newport NP18 3NY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Newport  >  Caerleon
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 430142
  • E-mail
The Stuffed Dormouse Restaurant and Bar was launched on the 1st December 2012. Simone took over the restaurant and bar in The Roman Lodge Hotel with the idea of providing a hospitable welcome for all. We want to serve good quality food and beverages in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We are situated on the Ponthir Road in the Roman Lodge hotel in the village of Caerleon.
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