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Top bar recommendations from locals

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“Lovely beer in a fascinating situation on the bank of the River Wye. A good restaurant too. The red house above is one of the settings used by Netflix in the Sex Education series.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Bar
“Love, love, love this pub by the river Wye. Small inside but has a garden and tables by the river. Typical pub food and the most amazing range of local Welsh and Herefordshire cider. Try Black Dragon (if someone else is driving) or Happydaze! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A few years ago it was awarded AA best pub in Wales, definitely worth a walk to!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“***Bistro style locally sourced good food. Decking at the back of the pub good for outdoor eating in the summer. About 3 miles away.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Lovely food which is beautifully presented. Great selection of gin. Pie night on a Tuesday. Dog friendly.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
  • 4 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Nice and relaxed great for a coffee if you are exploring monmouth or need to access wifi. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Set in the next village of Trellech this award winning beer pub also severs traditional pub food. Tel: 01600 860322”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“A local brewery, which is open Monday to Friday 10-4 to buy locally brewed beer.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This place is lovely but very popular in the Summer Months as it has tables outside overlooked by the splendid Abbey. It is best to plan ahead and prebook at these times. The menu is varied and well thought out and the staff are friendly and helpful.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“We LOVE this place , friendly , high quality food and specials menu , Hayley is the perfect hostess and her team will ensure you enjoy your visit”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Our local Pub - in walking distance - A welcoming and friendly Inn in a picturesque corner of the Forest of Dean, right next to the historic castle. Good food served, accompanied by fine cask ales. Phone: 01594 53022 : ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Popular locals pub, very friendly, huge portions of good home made food. (20 mins drive)”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“** Old pub. Next to the River Wye, but not much outdoor seating. About 3 miles away.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Live Music every week... but you will need to check which day is best to go.. also serves food”
  • 4 locals recommend