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1861 Restaurant

Cross Ash, Abergavenny NP7 8PB, Wales
+44 845 388 1861
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“petit fours” (35 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (32 reviews)
“tasting menu” (23 reviews)
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British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Cross Ash, Abergavenny NP7 8PB, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a very pleasant experience...traditional Sunday lunch. Warm and friendly welcome. Innovative presentation. Excellent service. Ambient dining room. Recommended.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a 2 for 1 voucher, we both had two main meals, portions were very small and no vegetables were provided. I would of given this review 2 rather than 3 if i had paid full price.

Thank sabona2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We never tire of eating at 1861!! We usually visit for lunch, and to date taken a hell of a risk as we never book! Very warm welcome as usual - its nice when you are recognised as a regular customer even if that is...More

1  Thank Commz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, I've read through the reviews and am shocked at the negative ones, most of them seem to revolve around people getting cheap or free offers then complaining that they don't get huge portions etc. Don't pay any attention to those as there your typical...More

1  Thank markus c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us arrived with vouchers on a very quiet Saturday lunchtime. We were able basically to halve the cost of a la carte main meals. We were given an amuse bouche before and a palate freshener after our main meals. Definitive fine dining and...More

1  Thank DangelaBarry
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I'd like to review this restaurant for the food it seems to provide so well but unfortunately we were never able to get that far. My partner and I were staying for one night in Abergavenny last week for a birthday celebration and having heard...More

Thank Kate J
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This restaurant is excellent, the food, the friendly service and the venue are all very good. All this while being very relaxed.

1  Thank 421rach
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had a delicious meal at this restaurant. W e couldn't fault it, except I would have liked more vegetables with the main course. Expensive, yes, but you get what you pay for. Obviously a talented chef, everything was very different and tasty and can't...More

1  Thank Sylvia D
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We used a voucher so effectively 2 for 1 on main courses. If we had paid full price, I would not have been happy. Portions for the main were very small with little or no vegetables, just a few on the plate. For this price,...More

2  Thank wydn34
Reviewed 30 August 2017

A glorious sunny day, so aperitif outside started a great celebration lunch. A starter of Smoked Salmon & Crayfish terrine worked really well with the wine - delicious. The main was Beef Wellington, cooked to perfection one of my favourites. The dessert was worth the...More

1  Thank billthefirst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 27 - US$ 66
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cross Ash, Abergavenny NP7 8PB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 845 388 1861
Restaurant 1861 is a small rural family run restaurant in monmouthshire using locally sourced produce and home grown fruit and vegetables. The restaurant is a friendly professional relaxed fine dining venue ideal for all occasions.
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