Our cosy bar is the perfect place to enjoy your favourite tipple whatever the season. This 16th century coaching Inn dates as far back to 1405, still surviving are the original features and beams, which is gives the bar lots of character. It is a popular place for the locals of Abergavenny and you will always find friendly regulars and visitors alike.
If the sun is shining, take advantage of our outside tables overlooking St John’s square and soak up the atmosphere of our beautiful town. We have a variety of cold and hot beverages to chose from, which are locally sourced from independent and well-known suppliers. So, whether you fancy a hot drink, a cold crisp pint, or something a little more special we have something for you!
The Kings Arms Hotel is a popular venue for tasteful live music. We have acoustic artists playing in our front bar every Friday evening and Sunday afternoon. Jim Ramsey is our regular Friday night slot and is a well-known face in Abergavenny for his brilliant musical talent.
Our bar at the rear of the Hotel is widely used throughout the week and into the weekends and is the perfect place to get together with a larger group of family or friends. On the last Friday of the month, we have our resident band, The Black Rat Effect, rocking the dance floor from 9pm-midnight.
Beer, Ales and cider
We have two cask Ales from Wye Valley Brewery, a local independent brewery just across the border from Wales. Butty Bach translating to ‘Little Friend’ in Welsh, is a malty and fruity beer and has made many friends with our regulars. While the HPA, a Hereford Pale Ale, is just as delicious, with its citrusy and refreshing tones. Ask a member of the bar team for a taste!
As well as cask ales we have a vast variety of popular keg lagers and ciders. We work closely with our supplier Heineken to stock well-known brands such as Birra Moretti, Amstel, Orchard thieves, Old Mout to name just a few!
Red, white, rose & sparkling
Bibendum wine is a London-based premium wine merchant who works with the world’s most talented winemakers. Through Bibendum, we have carefully handpicked our wine list, which showcases the best quality and prices. Our list includes popular grape varieties, from a still , sparkling, and dessert wines. Take a look here to view our wine list.
Tea, coffee, cake
We proudly serve The Welsh Coffee company coffee. They are a welsh coffee roaster with one simple desire…. better coffee. Their small-batch coffees are dragon roasted by the sea and are delightful In flavour. We serve a range of hot drinks, which includes a selection of teas, coffee, and specialty coffee alongside our cake menu.