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Great place to see small bands

Only a small venue but has some great new upcoming bands though a couple of weeks ago they had a... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Pontypool, United Kingdom
A Great Music Venue

I got invited by my brother to come see a band and to be honest I was not disappointed, the venue... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Aberdare, United Kingdom
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28 Aug 2018
“Great place to see small bands”
12 Nov 2017
“A Great Music Venue”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Crumlin Street, Pontypool NP4 6AE, Wales
+44 7568 334003
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Only a small venue but has some great new upcoming bands though a couple of weeks ago they had a limited number in to see Slaves who were promoting their new album. Pontypool has several places which are worth looking at and this is one...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I got invited by my brother to come see a band and to be honest I was not disappointed, the venue was great and the bar staff friendly and up for a bit of banter. I'm definitely going to go again.

Thank Wood_Cracks
Reviewed 4 October 2017

went to see a band called digital criminals here excellent group great venue ,certainly was ,nt dissapointed and would go again

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent variety of bands (signed and unsigned), always met with a good pint, really friendly staff and customers who always make you feel welcome. This venue is always worth a visit every time I head home for a weekend. Keep up the excellent work all...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I pop in here whenever were nearby. The bands vary from small local acts to cover bands with a strong following. The alcohol is reasonably priced and the owner is always available for a chat. Most recently we attended Fflistock, a weekend...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Great place for tribute bands and tremendous metal sounds. A friendly welcome and some good banter. This place is professionally run and is making its name as one of the places to go for top music. We'll be back.

Thank Silvergirl735764
Reviewed 14 July 2016

As the member of a band (Ultimate Floyd) who have played at The Dragonffli, I can say it's one of the best live music venues we have found in South Wales. Great staff, excellent PA facilities and a brilliant crowd, made the night very special....More

Thank JohnW5813
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Great friendly pub. Staff are great, it's a good pint, and top bands every week. Now I've moved to the area I will be visiting more often.

Thank Gethin O
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The Dragonffli is probably the first decent live music venue you will find north of Newport. I travel up from Cardiff for some of the best gigs but there's always something cool going on there every week. I even met Duff McKagen from Guns n...More

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed 30 January 2016

The welsh have a penchant for loud rock. I visited this place the other weekend after finding a band on their page that I liked called Tradish. Valleys towns are pretty void of live music and this place serves where none others don't. The Dragonffli...More

2  Thank JoeMcNeff
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