Located on the edge of the Black mountains, the Goose and Cuckoo country pub in South Wales, is the perfect place to escape

Opening Times

Tues - Thurs 11:30- 15:00 & 19:00- 23:00
Fri & Sat 11:30 - 23:00
Sun 12:00 -22:30
Bank Holidays 12:00-23:00

Goose & Cuckoo Inn, Upper Llanover, Abergavenny Monmouthshire NP7 9ER

And enjoy a homemade meal by the fire

We are proud to be a dog friendly pub in Brecon Beacons. So, if you’ve been out hiking, cycling or walking the dog, you and your four-legged friends are welcome to come and put your feet up at the Goose. Recharge your batteries with a refreshing tipple and some homecooked food in front of our roaring log fire or drink in spectacular views of the Usk Valley from our beautiful beer garden.

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Sample some of our finest real ales

Searching for real ale pubs in Wales?
The Goose and Cuckoo country pub in Wales provides patrons with an ever-changing selection of the finest real ales, lagers and ciders on tap from various independent breweries across the UK and beyond. We also have a selection of quality wines and spirits for you to sample and there is always something new to try.

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And enjoy lively events all year round

As a traditional country pub in South Wales, we don’t have a jukebox, but we love music and regularly hold free live music events at the pub including our annual Goose Fest and Goose Stock beer and music festivals. There is always something going on at the Goose, whatever the weather, so keep an eye on our social media accounts and events page to stay in the loop.

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Special Events

Special Event: Sunday 23rd September

Live Music: Open Mic Night

Join us for an entertaining evening of music at our Open Mic Night on Sunday 23rd September from 7.30pm. If you're interested in doing a spot then please call Dan on 07776098325.

Special Event: Friday 28th September

Goose Stock 2018 - Our annual beer & music festival

Join us from 8pm for an evening of live music from blues rock band Expecting Company.

Events Calendar

Every Thursday

Happy Hour!

It's Happy Hour from 7.30pm to 8.30pm every Thursday at the Goose! Ales £2 a pint, Lagers & Ciders £2.50 a pint! Come and join us for a drink 🍻

Last Thursday of every month

Monthly Book Club!

Our book club meets the last Thursday of every month to discuss a good book over a nice pint. Interested in joining the lively debate? Call 01873 880 277 for more details.

Sunday 26th August

Goose Stock 2018!

The annual Goose & Cuckoo August bank holiday real ale and music festival is back! Music from four live bands and a selection of specially selected ales. More details to be revealed closer to the day!

Saturday 15th September

Live music: The Filmores

An evening of rock music featuring The Filmores. Pop up for a pint. The music is due to start at 8pm.

Sunday 23rd September

Open mic night!

Join us for an entertaining evening of music at our Open Mic Night on Sunday 23rd September from 7.30pm. If you're interested in doing a spot then please call Dan on 07776098325.

Saturday 28th September

Live music: Expecting Company

Join us from 8pm for an evening of live music from blues rock band Expecting Company.

Saturday 27th October

Fright of the Night 2018

Our annual Saturday Halloween event, in conjuntion with Hangfire Events. From 7pm we will head out along our Trail, and who knows what lies in wait. At 8.30pm onwards there will be frightful cocktails and live music. Tickets available from the pub and online.

Wednesday 31st October

Spooktacular Halloween 2018

This Halloween we Hangfire Events will be running a small scare trails through the local woodland with lots of kid-friendly activities at the Goose from 6pm-9pm. Book online or via the pub to avoid disappointment.

Want to Play at the Goose?

Have a band and want to play? Get in touch to discuss a gig!

Nest at the Goose

Call us on 01873 880277 to book a room in our lovely accommodation

Keep in the coop

Follow the Goose and Cuckoo on social media to keep up to date about what’s going on

There’s always something new going on at the Goose and Cuckoo so follow our social media accounts to keep abreast of special last minute events or check whether you’re in our latest photo! Our Facebook and Twitter etc. are an online extension of the pub, so feel free to interact and engage with us. Check out our accounts and blog section below:

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