Places to Eat

A nice cup of tea or a meal is an important part of many days out. At attractions like Big Pit National Coal Museum and the Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway there are cafes that can accommodate your groups. Below are a few ideas of other eating establishments in Blaenavon that can accommodate your group. Please get in touch with the Tourist Information Centre or 01495 742333 if you’d like us to help you find the perfect place for refreshments.

Butterflies Restaurant

Butterflies Restaurant, situated in the heart of Blaenavon, offers a vast selection of traditional foods and a la carte menus.

32 Queen Street, Blaenavon, Torfaen, NP4 9PN 01495 791044

The Heritage Tea Rooms

The Heritage Tea Rooms is a bright café, located within the Blaenavon World Heritage Centre. The Café offers fine views of the Coity Mountain and St. Peter's Church.

The Heritage Tea Rooms, Blaenavon World Heritage Centre, Church Road, Blaenavon, Torfaen, NP4 9AE 01495 742333

The Rifleman's Arms

The Rifleman's Arms is one of the oldest public houses in Blaenavon. Following recent extensive renovation the pub now boasts a hotel and restaurant and can cater for up to 100 people.

Rifle Street, Blaenavon, Torfaen, NP4 9QS 01495 792297

The Lion Hotel Blaenavon

The Lion Hotel, situated in the Heritage Town of Blaenavon, offers a fantastic selection of Fine Dining dishes using the best ingredients that Wales has to offer. The Restaurant is open from 12pm to 9pm every day and our menu has an amazing range of dishes ranging from Welsh Venison in a Chilli & Chocolate Sauce, through to Bloomer Sandwiches for a lighter occasion. Also amazing Afternoon Teas.

41 Broad Street, Blaenavon, Torfaen, NP4 9NH 01495 792516 or