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The Waterloo Hotel and Bistro

113 Alexandra Road, Newport NP20 2JG, Wales
+44 1633 264266
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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113 Alexandra Road, Newport NP20 2JG, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed an excellent Sunday lunch. Other restaurants should emulate this. Excellent attentive service, food flavourful and served hot and warmed plates. adequate portions and choice. Very enjoyable and to be recommended.

Thank pgm1
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Prior to walking over the Transporter Bridge (across the road), we decided to pop into The Waterloo Hotel for a swift one. The minute I walked in, I was captivated. It is abundantly clear that someone has put their heart and soul into refurbishing this...More

Thank Alexis T
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Where to start, the hotel looks shabby from the outside and to get into the car park is tight, staff are nice. Our bathroom smelt very damp, the bed was comfortable, but the blinds were broken so couldn't change direction of them and they were...More

Thank kt2tk
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Very helpful staff & lovely food especially as there was 40 of us to serve would recommend for small or large groups 😀

Thank ali20110620
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Going back to Wales. Yes I thought. Waterloo hotel was the chosen venue. First impressions, oldie worldly. A step back in time, with the flooring, posters and bar. Parking for a few cars through a archway, plenty of parking locally. Staff amazing, friendly and well...More

Thank Suzan s
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Waterloo has been superbly restored and elegantly decorated. The service was excellent - efficient but non-intrusive (how refreshing not to have one's conversation interrupted by an insincere "is everything OK?"). Everything was spotlessly clean. The menu was restricted - a good sign, in my...More

Thank Iolo_M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I had a meal at The Waterloo when it first opened after refurbishment, it wasn't so great so I didn't go back again. We had some friends over from New York, so it's always difficult to please Manhattanites as they are so spoiled. The Waterloo...More

Thank Chris_Nial67
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This place has to be one of the hidden gems of Newport. The food is great and the prices are extremely good value for money. It might not be in the best location in town but don't be put off. The couple on the table...More

Thank TheHillsWales
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Had an overnight before a meeting and this hotel was a good price at £65 B&B. Don't be put off by other reviewers stressing about how they can't get into the car park, it is a bit tight, but not that bad. Everyone I spoke...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Terry is ace, so welcoming and such a great atmosphere in the place, the full English breakfast is to die for, the most amazing bacon that i've ever had, from a local butcher 😊 would stay again for sure

Thank Julian S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Alexandra Road, Newport NP20 2JG, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 264266
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