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Bosco Nero

1 Pentwyn Road | Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 1HN, Wales
+44 1495 220234
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fillet steak” (15 reviews)
“pasta” (13 reviews)
“pollo” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 Pentwyn Road | Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 1HN, Wales
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Reviews (251)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Now called ciao or summat auto correct changes Loved the old bosco. Will attempt new version shortly

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really tasty food- vegetarian options available. Good service, cosy atmosphere and would love to visit again.

Thank hackers89
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had a good meal very tasty and hot . Didn't have to wait long for food even though it was a Saturday night. Good atmosphere if a little dark had a job to see the menu print small. But all in all had a good...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Never disappointed by the standard of food and choice at this restaurant, however the decor is in need of upgrade , it would then be perfect!

Thank judepowell2307
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A friend recommended this gem of a restaurant so we decided to give it a go and was not disappointed. have now been a couple of times and each time the food has been amazing, generous portions and a lovely welcome from all the staff.

1  Thank camper25
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had not been to this restaurant for a long time and wanted somewhere local. I was not disappointed very busy on Saturday night but service was courteous and quick. Excellent quality food enjoyed my starter main course and managed to share a dessert between my...More

Thank Rob R
Loretta D, Manager at Bosco Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thankyou so much for your review. So glad you came back for a visit and that you enjoyed our food. I will pass on your compliments to my fantastic team of staff! :)

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful meal at Boscos, tried the spag bol for a change and asked for extra garlic because Im obsessed with it. I felt i had to write a review to clarify that the chef has not changed, Contrary to a review i read previously...im...More

Thank Josh W
Loretta D, Manager at Bosco Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

No, the chef hasn't changed, Thankyou for pointing that out and Thankyou for taking the time to leave is a lovely review! Hope the garlic keeps the vampire's away! :-)

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Over 20 years we have visited this establishment. Occasionally the food is good the side menus not always best suited to the meal . Such as potatoes and veg with the lasagne. The quirkiness of the happy birthday pronouncements and the gusto they are delivered...More

Thank Howard J
Loretta D, Manager at Bosco Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi Amanda, Thankyou for your feedback. I'm sorry we have offended you so deeply. You have been a loyal and regular customer for the last 20 years or so. I'm sorry your son had such a bad experience on his last visit. The whole experience...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a meal at Boscos on Friday 2nd June. My husband had veal in brandy and peppercorn sauce and I had chicken stuffed with ham, peppers and mozzarella in a creamy tomato sauce (you need to pre order this meal. Food...More

1  Thank jaynedarcy
Loretta D, Manager at Bosco Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thankyou so much for your review and Thankyou for taking the time to write it :)

Reviewed 2 June 2017

First visit for us, 2 adults and a 5 year old. Bit taken aback at how busy it was and how small the eating area was, but actually it made no difference in the end. The atmosphere lovely and everyone seemed to be having a...More

2  Thank KITTEN86
Loretta D, Manager at Bosco Nero, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thankyou so much for such a fantastic review! I agree, it's better when children are able to eat the same good food as adults!

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Questions & Answers
Sally L
2 October 2017|
Response from Josh W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they will be reopening, hope they carry on with a good reputation and food... The old owner retired and is moving back to Italy ive been told.
19 August 2016|
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Response from Loretta D | Property representative |
Pasta, veal, fish, steak, lamb, chicken. Our menu is vast. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Pentwyn Road | Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 1HN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Caerphilly County  >  Blackwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 220234
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