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The Waterloo Hotel and Bistro

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113 Alexandra Road, Newport NP20 2JG, Wales
+44 1633 264266
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago 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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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited when the weather was good, only people in the restaurant when we sat down. Excellent service, had starters and mains. Food fresh and meat so tender! Enough vegetables and breads to start. Well worth the visit for the roast dinner. We want to visit again to try the main menu!

Thank Naomi P
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Popped in for lunch and was very pleasantly surprised. Despite it's slightly faded glory look from the outside it is lovely inside with late Victorian tiling and period knickknacks around the place. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. My mother and aunt had the child's portion of fish and chips which were huge!! My father had the regular size... More 

Thank plasgraig
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We decided on a weekend in Newport and found this wonderful gem of a place. room, service and food were all great and staff very friendly and helpful.. quite charming inside with it's Victorian decor.. highly recommend staying here whether one night or longer...

Thank Peter R
1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

as a family we booked the Waterloo for Sunday dinner two meat choices poor desserts all ice cream the beef was fatty frozen potatoes burnt Yorkshire puddings most of our meals had to changed no offers of any gestures of free coffee or drinks poor poor never again

Thank johnywils
Marlow, United Kingdom
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165 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were there on Friday night when they had their 2-course special. The meals were very good - so much so that we were tempted back there again on the Saturday night. Well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Lyn2905
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Bob and the team catered for our wedding at the Waterloo and the food was stunning. We had great feedback from all of our guests who commented that to produce 80 meals in one sitting and still have such high quality was a real achievement.

Thank Daniel J
Charlotte NC
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151 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Took my 96 year old Mum out for lunch with family. The access was easy for a wheelchair, wide doors and helpful staff. Good beers and excellent nutricious and tasty food. Interesting menu.

Thank mvann4
Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We recently visited Newport and stayed in this beautifully restored Edwarian hotel. As this is a grade 2 listed building, many of its original features have been retained, not least of which is the wonderful original bar area. Our bedroom was spacious with a king sized bed and sitting area. The bathroom was modern and towels were large and fluffy.... More 

Thank MarilynLloyd
Warsaw, Poland
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great food, fantastic hotel, lovely staff...stayed only for one night, but we will be back :). Rooms are specious, very comfortable bed... We were reading comments on tripadvisor before we booked and the area looks a bit scruffy, but inside it was nice and cosy. Room was facing the busy road but not as much as some of the comments... More 

Thank gr8lucy

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
British, European, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?