The latest news from The Greyhound

Covid 19 update

We are massively excited to let you know that we will be re-opening on Monday the 13th of July (outdoors only) .  We are so looking forward to welcoming you back!  There are just a few things that we need to update you on:

  • As part of our commitment to being able to open safely – you will need to pre book a table by using our contact us form
  • Our Initial opening hours are Monday – Saturday 12pm – 9pm – kitchen closes at 8pm and 12pm-6pm on Sundays – kitchen closes at 3pm
  • We will be offering food throughout the whole day to encourage social distancing and staggered dining
  • Take Away will also be available across our full menu at the above times including Sunday Roast Dinners
  • Our 10 en-suite bedrooms will be opening as of the 31st of July (as we are already nearly fully booked)
  • We are desperately hoping for fine weather, however, if heavy rain is forecast, we will not be open.  However, Us Welsh & Adopted Welsh can cope with the odd shower.  But please phone ahead to make sure we are open on 01291 672505


We have a 5 page document in place covering all of the above points as well as completed risk assessments.  If you would like to know more or to read a copy please ask a member of the team or Contact Us.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your amazing support throughout this dreadful time, we will be forever grateful, it really has been special!  We are now looking forward to joining you on the journey out of Covid once and for all!!

So excited to see you soon

Kelly, Steve and The Team  XX

Covid safety

Special measures will be in place to prevent contact and maintain social distancing, ensuring we keep our customers and staff safe:

  • Dedicated cleaning staff on throughout each shift
  • We have removed non-essential items to minimise touchpoints
  • We have arranged all tables across our 5 dining areas  to comply with social distance guidelines
  • We have completely refurbished one end of the pub, to allow us to social distance.  We hope you like it?
  • We are working to a reduced, adapted menu to enable us to socially distance in the kitchen.
  • All staff are fully trained on prevention of Covid-19
  • We will be providing table service to prevent people walking about and going to the bar
  • Take Away service is available and menu is online
  • We will be offering contactless check-in and check-out
  • Socially distanced Staying is easy here at the Greyhound as the bedrooms are away from the pub, in our stable block, with no lift and no narrow corridors.
  • We will be replacing the buffet breakfast with table service breakfast or an “On The Go  Butty & Beverage”  to take with you.
  • Infrared thermometers will be used to take both guests and staff temperatures before entering the Greyhound to support everyones health

We are so proud of our reviews

Thank you to all our wonderful customers who have given us such great reviews over the years.  We are so proud of our awards and ratings:

  • Certificate of Excellence from Tripadvisor and a 4.5 rating
  • Visit Wales four-star rating
  • Visit Wales Best B&B South East Wales
  • Winner of Usk in Bloom for Best in Category Pubs and Hotels
  • AA Pub Guide 2020 top 20 pubs to visit in Wales
  • * 9.3 "Superb Category" by


"Warm and cosy, anxcellent atmosphere, fantastic traditional setting, Brilliant hosts. A hidden gem in the Usk Valley"

"Lovely stay as always -  the food was delicious and served quickly and the atmosphere was as wonderful as ever"

"Excellent find and dog friendly too!  We will definitely be staying here again"