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Hen & Chickens

) #48 of 77 Restaurants in Abergavenny , British,
Flannel Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EG, Wales
+44 1873 853613
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub
Flannel Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EG, Wales
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Reviews (196)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The selection of food is wide, and yet the classics are spot-on. The cod with chips was excellent, and the roast was done well and served with a delicious slaw. A friendly barkeep and calm room on a Sunday night. All for a very reasonable...More

Thank Simon L
Hen C, Manager at Hen & Chickens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I would like to say from me and the team that we are grateful for your visit to us and that you had a good meal and good time with us. we look forward to you coming and spending another evening with us thanks again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I happened upon this place on a Sunday afternoon and was instantly drawn by the upbeat live jazz. When I walked inside, however, the smell nearly knocked me out - a damp husky had been allowed to sleep inside. Disgusting! The burger, moreover, was blatantly...More

Thank DragonIII
Hen C, Manager at Hen & Chickens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your visit to us on Sunday, I'm disappointed that you did not have a great experience with us and would love for you to give us one more chance to give you that great experience that I know we can give thanks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were on walking holiday in the area and 15 of us had 2 great evenings here The food was great value Drinks price good and exceptionally served by lovely staff

Thank Martin J
Hen C, Manager at Hen & Chickens, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your feedback, we are really pleased you all enjoyed and hope to see you if you are in the area again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I am rating the food here. Not the decor which needs attention to be honest. The weather was lovely and we were able to sit outside. The guy who waited on is was friendly and helpful. We both had fish chips and mushy peas...More

Thank arwrtawel
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We called here for coffee and served by friendly staff. That was where it stopped, the seats in the alcove needed washing or changing gents toilet was dirty. The whole place had an air of needing attention. Food had just been delivered and was left...More

Thank ted87
Reviewed 8 May 2017

...£8:99 Sunday Roast & absolute rubbish, bland & just nothing going for it, truly diabolical ! ... Many items listed on the menu were unavailable although the place was far from busy ! ... San Miguel at £4:10 a pint is a complete rip-off, we...More

Thank Mick T
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place for a quiet drink..... They do food there and it looked quite nice and reasonable priced....

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

An old time watering hole visited by plenty of locals. If you enjoy people watching and a good pint , Reverend James and Brains on tap, you will enjoy this place. As with so many older pubs definitely showing its age and its time. They...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Visiting the area and popped in for a quick drink, Kelly & Will behind the bar were great, chatty, friendly and very welcoming. Great pint of Rev too! Will be back on our next visit!

Thank IQ84
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch today, we had the boar & chorizo burger which was really tasty. Also my burger (beef) was again lovely and served in a nice crusty bun. The sweet potato fries were crispy and very moorish. Great attentive service from the two members...More

Thank dollywales
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flannel Street, Abergavenny NP7 5EG, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Abergavenny
  • Phone Number: +44 1873 853613
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