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The Canteen

Market Street, Newport SA42 0PH, Wales
+44 1239 820131
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (202 reviews)
“dough balls” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Market Street, Newport SA42 0PH, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1st ever "proper" meal here and what an experience it was. My wife and I both ordered pizza and dough balls washed down with local cider and beer respectively. Beautifully cooked food arrived very quickly and was eaten in good time. Desserts followed again speedily...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely takeaway pizza and potato wedges which we were allowed to take into the pub next door to watch the football. Lovely morning coffee here as well

1  Thank clare20162016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited twice as a family whilst on holiday. The food is creative and very delicious- in particular the Pembrokeshire Potato Pizza. Great for children as pizzas can be halved for half the price. All the staff were friendly and professional. The restaurant itself is...More

1  Thank Pootlebum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unpretentious little café. The staff are always friendly and helpful. The food is delicious, though I would like to see a bit of a change in the starter and dessert menu now and again. ...and please bring back the half sized pizzas!

Thank br0n22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Canteen for dinner while we were on holiday in the area and after reading all of the great reviews we were not disappointed. The pizza was delicious and the dough balls to start were simple but tasty. It's a busy and popular...More

Thank RichmondLass2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Newport for 3 years now and this has become a firm favourite among the many places to eat in the village. Definitely need to book in advance (2 or 3 days ideally) although you may get lucky as a roll-up. The...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were going to be 30mins late for our table so phoned ahead to cancel but they still said they would keep it for us. They were packed when we got there so we were very thankful. Staff were amazing. Food came promptly and was...More

Thank gemstar81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seriously excellent pizza. The burgers were good too. Ace local beer selection. Really reasonable prices. Staff absolutely lovely. Don't go changing!

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've eaten here many times since it's opened and we have not been disappointed once. We had takeaway pizza tonight and they were delicious and were ready when they were supposed to be. The staff are always cheerful and friendly even when the place is...More

Thank P C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the outstanding the Canteen is deceptively ordinary, blending in with Newport village, once inside, the decor is modern and young staff team create a great atmosphere. £23.10 for two pizza's and two soft drinks. Pizza was tasty, some novel toping choices, definitely go back....More

Thank DL2010
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Questions & Answers
Tracey P
1 August 2017|
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Response from Ben_9702 | Property representative |
Hi Tracy. We love dogs, they are welcome to come in to us during the day. Many thanks. Ben
Paul J
21 June 2017|
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Response from Ben_9702 | Property representative |
Hi Paul We certainly do. Every pizza on our menu can be gluten free. Many thanks Ben
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
09:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Street, Newport SA42 0PH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Pembrokeshire  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +44 1239 820131
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The Canteen specialises in fresh stone baked pizza, hand made Welsh burgers and fresh salads, in a unique and relaxing environment. The Canteen serves breakfast from 9:30am - 11am offering our unique and flavoursome brunch menu. Join us for lunch from 12pm until 2:45pm and choose from a selection of our Welsh inspired Pizzas, or our delicious selection of burgers and salads. Fancy dining out for the evening? Then come and relax at The Canteen. We have selection of tasty starters, Pizzas, Burgers and Salads. Why not finish your meal off with one of our desserts or a superbly smooth Illy Coffee. There's something for everyone at The Canteen, we offer Gluten Free Pizza bases and gluten free burger buns, as well as having options available for vegans. We are also child friendly. We allow dogs in the restaurant during the day, but as much as we'd like to have them join you for your meal at night it can get very busy. If you're unsure about something give us a call our staff are always ready to help. Come with your partner, friends or family and enjoy the tasty flavoursome dishes we've created at The Canteen. Open for Brunch, Lunch & Dinner with a great selection of local beers, wines and ciders. Why not treat yourself to a Takeaway Pizza? Takeaway service available Wed - Sun 6pm - 9pm, during peak seasons. We may be able to do a Takeaway on Monday or Tuesday depending on how busy we are. Contact us if you are unsure.
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