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Rifle Street | Blaenavon, Pontypool, Pontypool NP4 9QS, Wales
+44 1495 792297
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Was made to feel very welcome the beer was 1st class at a great price.Very friendly pub one of the best by far in Blaenavon would welcome all my friends there.5 star the best.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Just had an amazing meal.staff cannot do enough for you.food was amazing, had roast beef which melted in your mouth, veg cooked to perfection and caramel cheesecake was Devine. Mum had home baked win berry pie for dessert which sent her back to her childhood Thank you and look forward to our next visit.

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had lunch here after a visit to nearby Iron works site.The food was pre- booked and very good quality ,service excellent and staff friendly . In all a good place to eat and drink at sensible prices. There were 18 in our party and all enjoyed their food.

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Pontypool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Went for a meal here food was stunning great prices and place was absolutely spotless cleanliness was spot on would recommend this to anyone 😊

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Burry Port, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

We organised a coach trip to Blaenavon and arranged lunch for 55 people at the Rifleman. The food (excellent value) and service were of the highest standard. On the day, and when making the arrangements, we found the landlord and landlady to be particularly accommodating and helpful.

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Torfaen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

We have visited here in the past and had good meals, but on this occasion we were extremely disappointed and annoyed. We had a Sunday roast. We were asked if we wanted a soup starter, my husband had one but I declined, we were then asked which meat we wanted from a choice of four. We both had Lamb. We... More 

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Tredegar, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2015

Excellent service, quality and value at the Riflemans Arms! We were a party of 23 and were all served together. The food was well cooked and hot. There was plenty of choice and portions were large and everything is home made and from local suppliers. Jacqueline and her staff are friendly and helpful and they aim to please. This is... More 

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Blaenavon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2014

I have eaten at the Rifleman's many times, and Gary and Jacqueline have never let me down. The food and service are top class, and the menu is excellent. I give the Rifles 5 stars because I have never had a bad meal, and have always been made welcome - and felt welcome.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: Rifle Street | Blaenavon, Pontypool, Pontypool NP4 9QS, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Pontypool
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 792297

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?