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Islwyn Indoor Bowls Club & Restaurant

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Gelli Lane, Gelligroes, Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 2JR, Wales
+44 1495 227930
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“trifle” (2 reviews)
“function room” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Gelli Lane, Gelligroes, Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Blackwood NP12 2JR, Wales
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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

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

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

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

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.

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Today our family enjoyed an excellent Sunday lunch to celebrate our Mum's 85th Birthday. Food was of a very high standard. Service good & delivered in a warm & friendly manner. Two of our party are wheelchair users. Accessibility very good. Staff very accommodating, nothing...More

Thank jeanettecrawford42
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Having visited this restaurant for the first time on Sunday by recommendation, I can not stress enough how amazing my experience was, from the cleanliness and décor of the premises, to the service from the waiters and waitresses to the bar staff and not forgetting...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We go regularly and are never disappointed. The food is always nice and reasonably priced. The atmosphere is calm and quiet. We are always welcomed in. Book early to get a seat

Thank R4ch31
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Nice lunch time meal of ham, egg, chips. Colleagues meals of prawns/jacket, Beans/jacket & hunters chicken looked nice too but again all fairly small portions. Good cooking but not a huge meal, could have done with a larger portion. Lovely cool interior & very clean....More

Thank Huw J
Reviewed 12 May 2016

They have a special every day at a very reasonable price,the day call was a tuesday and the special was ham egg and chips and dessert to follow, could not fault the meal in any way. Service by the staff excellent.

Thank Brian A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, 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 227930
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