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The Gate Steakhouse

Caerleon Road | Llanfrechfa, Cwmbran NP44 8DQ, Wales
+44 1633 861822
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (75 reviews)
“scallops” (11 reviews)
“belly pork” (23 reviews)
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Gastropub, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Caerleon Road | Llanfrechfa, Cwmbran NP44 8DQ, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Our first visit to the Gate was mixed. The food was lovely and we had some young local servers who all had a cheery and accommodating attitude. However, the head waiter was very rude and ignorant. When it came to the bill they had added...More

2  Thank 99flr
GarethL_13, Owner at The Gate Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded today

Good afternoon. Sometimes you read a review and immediately red flags appear,and this is one of those. At no time have I ever shrugged my shoulders and said it happens especialy twice. I take mistakes like that serious as it can have a detremental affect...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went with family for Sunday lunch. We had French onion soup, breaded mushrooms to start, then lamb shank, my husband had been which was more like steak, with crime brûlée to finish, the food was fabulous and the staff wonderful, definitely worth a visit,...More

1  Thank 294annmarieb
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a meal for a party of 10 this week and were impressed with the location! Good looks and atmosphere, an inviting bar area with fireplace and leather sofas. Very inviting, good choice of furniture and an excellent „London feeling „ My main concern...More

2  Thank markrP6820QH
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a return visit and our expectations were more than met. For Starters we has page and I had the scollaps which were brilliant both portion size and quality. The steaks were top drawer chateaubriand was perfect, the cotes debeouf fabulous and my wife's...More

Thank sandflopper j
Reviewed 5 days ago

We did not book, but we were sat down within five mins, made welcome an chose our 11.99 lunch special, I had salmon my wife chose the place, the food came with a choice of chips or boiled potatoes .excellent food.

Thank rodneybowden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow that's all I can say really, well done to all the staff, very helpful, knowledgeable and attentive, food was outstanding venue is very nice and the open fire is lovely, makes a perfect setting. Evening menu is not cheap, but you only get what...More

2  Thank WalesTrev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to visit for lunch and we were very impressed indeed. The decor and ambience is spot on. Very polite attentive staff. The food was absoloutly amazing. Large portions which is outstanding value for the price. Evening menu is pricey but going by the...More

2  Thank blackbeauty12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popular place, good value for money, excellent food, good atmosphere with friendly efficient staff. All three meals were tasty and well presented - overall a good lunchtime experience

2  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent evening. Really enjoyed our evening. Good choice menu and not rushed to order which was just as well as I changed my mind 3 times. The waitress was really nice. And the food was perfect.

2  Thank BROWNIE750
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ultimate restaurant for any carnivore! The steaks are amazing, as is the other food! The staff are friendly & you can see the cooking going on from your table. You will probably have to book a table though! (That speaks volumes, doesn't it??)

1  Thank LarigganCymru
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12 September 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Best phone the restaurant for that, Amex charge the seller a lot more than other credit cards so the cost is either passed on to the customer or not offered as a paying method
alison p
21 March 2018|
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Response from nadine r | Reviewed this property |
Sorry as I went there for Steak I didn't see much of a vegetarian option though.
13 November 2017|
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Response from GarethL_13 | Property representative |
We do have a small selection of kids options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Caerleon Road | Llanfrechfa, Cwmbran NP44 8DQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Torfaen  >  Cwmbran
  • Phone Number: +44 1633 861822
  • E-mail
A new and modern steakhouse style restaurant serving the best steaks available then dry aged to perfection. Along with an abundance of fresh seafood and other great meals on offer. You wont feel rushed either as we pride ourselves in making your visit as relaxed as possible yet our professional staff are always on hand. The new smart classy interior blends well with the fantastic menu on offer. Our bespoke Desserts are a work of art and taste even better than they look! We offer two fantastic courses for lunchtimes Monday to Saturday priced at a mouth watering £11.95. Our Sunday lunches use only the best produce and are individually priced
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