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The Rock and Fountain Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Llanvaches Road, Penhow, Caldicot NP26 3YD, Wales
+44 1633 400297
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (138 reviews)
“spicy lamb” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Llanvaches Road, Penhow, Caldicot NP26 3YD, Wales
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1 - 10 of 637 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Been here several times in the last couple of years. Gave it a mediocre rating last Christmas. This time a lot better, smiley ladies serving, a prompt service. Was expecting this to be a busy evening but not so..........Anyway happy to say that the set...More

Thank johnbg84
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

12th December 2017 Went there this lunchtime. Second bottle of wine had a glass of wine taken out of it . Obviously taken off the bar. Main course just warm. Asked how the food was by the waiter said it was cold. He said sorry...More

1  Thank t0wnsendge0ff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch with family on the 4/12/17. I had for starters the hot & spicy lamb which was very tasty would recommend it. For main I had monkfish in a mascarpone & chiritso sauce very tasty it was as well. All other members of...More

Thank 17Cymru_Am_Byth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with my 2 sons for a weekend treat and what a treat it was. Was a busy Friday night but staff coped brilliant with the numbers and were very friendly. Food came out quicker than expected and was amazing one of the best...More

Thank gareth b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint restaurant, lovely home coked food. Unfortunately the service was poor (too many customers, not enough staff) card machine was broken also, so they had to call their sister restaurant in order to take the card payment, which delayed staff even more.

Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner booked a table for 4 over the weekend. Arrived, and that's where the issues began. No one seemed to want to show us to our table, the staff on hand did seem nervous and were running around with dishes. Eventually, we were shown...More

2  Thank James R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on way home to Cardiff from West Country. Made welcome by brilliant staf. Shown to table next to roaring open fire.Lovely on a cold day like today. 2 courses £10-00,3 courses £13-00. Absolutely a bargain. Roast beef,Yorkshire,roast potatoes,veg,all fresh and delicious. Restaurant filled...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely, service was very slow and it was so cold in the place, sat with my coat and scarf on! Get the fires going!

3  Thank sophcooke1611
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a number of times over the last 5 months and have had a bad meal.. Its great value for money and staff have been great.. It does what it says on the tin..

1  Thank martyshaw2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived and were shown to our table and given menus. There looked to be a nice choice on the 2 for £12 . After about 25 mins we had to call someone to take our food order as no one seemed interested in asking...More

Thank sally 21
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Questions & Answers
13 December 2017|
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Response from pault502017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course
15 June 2017|
Response from jimpilgrim | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I'm very sorry, but we have not been for Sunday lunch. Some of my friends have and have enjoyed it so I would guess it's the usual Sunday type of food. I guess it would be worth phoning to check. We have only been for... More
15 June 2017|
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Response from SUSYBAZ | Reviewed this property |
Sunday roast is, meat, potato, roast potato, veg, yortshire pudding, gravy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Llanvaches Road, Penhow, Caldicot NP26 3YD, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Monmouthshire  >  Caldicot  >  Penhow
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 400297
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