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Islwyn Indoor Bowls Club & Restaurant

Gelli Lane, Gelligroes, Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 2JR, Wales
+44 1495 221321
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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Gelli Lane, Gelligroes, Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 2JR, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this venue on Sunday 9 th December . Restaurant beautifully decorated for Christmas , and had a fabulous 3 course lunch for the great value of £ 13.50 . My wife and I had lamb dinner followed by apple pie .I had delicious...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 279GaryH
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Went with a small group and discovered a generous free car park, a viewing gallery behind glass, and a large open plan eating area, plus smaller areas if you just want a quiet(ish) drink. The food was very good (we all had different meals) and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The Bowls is a really nice place friendly atmosphere, you can sit and watch a match if you visit and match if one is on at the time you visit, Always warm and comfortable, friendly staff.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Hilda W
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Good lunches and bar snacks at good prices. Drinks also fairly priced. Follow brown tourist signs to get there, and free parking. Good venue for indoor bowling also.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Ian James R
Reviewed 15 July 2018

We held my parents diamond wedding party at the bowls club last night. The 3 course meal was simply stunning. A special thanks to Lianne who helped set the room up for us and was very accommodating. Apologies but I found your sellotape in my...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Dorismondo
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely setting but I always find it s not dark inside and you seem to struggle to see what you have on your plate. Freshly prepared and piping hot food, with a choice of at least 3 meats to choose from. Usual veg and roast...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 221helz
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A massive thank you to Leanne and her husband for helping us organise a small do for my mum's 80th birthday. They were both helpful and obliging and nothing was too much trouble.Thank you too to Michelle and the young bar maid who was on...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JEMwalesUK
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I got married there last year.My wedding was a low budget wedding but the Islwyn bowls club was excellent value for money. The venue was free and you paid per person for foof. Food was fantastic and the staff were fab especially to two ladies...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank julielawson76
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Good reviews prompted us to book Sunday lunch for 4 adults and 2 young ones. The restaurant is clean, bright and not cramped. We had a table where we could sit around in comfort without the buggy and high chairs being a problem for us...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank BriantheVet
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Popped in on a Thursday, The club has specials every day, The food and service was brilliant, will definitely be visiting again, Heard you have to book for a sunday lunch, we will be.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Diane H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gelli Lane, Gelligroes, Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 2JR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Caerphilly County  >  Blackwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1495 221321
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