News — Independent Food Stores


Whether you’re coming to Cwmbran Centre for a bite to eat with friends or family or making a pit stop during your shopping trip, we have lots of brilliant independent food establishments ready and waiting to serve you delicious food!

A Cuppa

If you love a Cornish Pasty, A Cuppa is the place to be! Each week they choose a different flavour for their Pasty of the Week, so you’ll always be spoilt for choice!

They also offer lots of other delicious food such as sausage and bacon baps, cakes, doughnuts and more.

Or if you’re simply after a hot drink, they do these too.

Brown Bears Coffee House

Brown Bears Coffee House opened its doors in 2019 and is run by a local family who are proud to be running their own Coffee House. They aim to leave you feeling Revived, Recharged and Relaxed whilst enjoying their quality beverages and delicious dishes.

Become part of the Brown Bear Family today by visiting them at 5 The Parade.

Café Venetian

When visiting Café Venetian, you’ll be able to choose from a variety of delicious hot meals such as Lasagne, Pizza, Jacket Potato, Cottage Pie, Chilli Con Carne and much more! They also do an all-day breakfast every Sunday.

Also on offer is the most wonderful tasting coffee. They grind the beans on site from a quality Italian coffee blend to ensure optimum freshness and maximum aroma. Their Cappuccinos, Lattes and Espressos are amongst the finest available. And to compliment your hot beverage they offer a variety of mouth-watering gateaux’s and patisseries, including some gluten-free cakes, many of which are baked locally in South Wales.

Caspian Fish Restaurant

A family-run restaurant and takeaway offering a wide range of traditional fish dishes which are all prepared fresh to order. They pride themselves on their fish, potatoes, pies and eggs all being sourced from local Welsh suppliers including Webbers Fish Merchants, Shervinton Farms and Peters Food.


Another local family-run restaurant and takeaway, specialising in Cod & Chips. Whether you fancy sitting in or taking your food to go, all food is freshly cooked to order and comes with a friendly service and competitive prices.

Chans Noodle Bar

Chan’s Noodle Bar and Chinese takeaway opened at Cwmbran Centre in 2016. Specialising in Noodle boxes, you can pick your favourite type of noodle, fillings and sauce to have exactly what you want. Choose from egg noodles, udon noodles, rice noodles, raman noodles or hofan noodles – all just as delicious as each other!

They also offer an extensive menu of Chinese cuisine for both pickup and delivery and are open 7 days a week, including Bank Holidays.

Cherry on Top

This newly opened dessert shop is located by the Bus Station, ready and waiting to welcome you in for a delicious snack and a chat! So why not pop in and join them on a journey of pure indulgence!

Serving luxurious gelato, sundaes, mouth-watering milkshakes, smoothies, freshly baked cupcakes, delightful waffle sticks, crepes, hot drinks and much, much more.

The perfect place for those with a sweet tooth!

Douglas Willis Butcher

Established in 1940, Douglas Willis have earned their reputation as one of the most respected meat producers and butchers in Wales by supplying the finest quality meat and produce.

Their experience and knowledge of farming and butchery extends back three generations and the ethos established by the late Douglas Willis is still maintained today: “Never compromise on quality or service”.

From their farm in the beautiful Usk Valley, they source beef from their own herds of Welsh cattle and lamb from their own flocks of Welsh lambs. They also provide Welsh beef, lamb and pork from other trusted Welsh suppliers and source the finest quality poultry and game from handpicked producers to ensure the principles of care and quality are maintained.

Ethically sourced, all of their meat is freshly cut and prepared daily by professional, expert butchers and displayed in-store.

Price checking against local supermarkets, as-well as weekly special offers, ensures that they are consistently offering customers exceptional value.

Douglas Willis Food to Go

Douglas Willis’ Food to Go counters offer a range of takeaway meals, snacks and speciality foods, suitable for any time of the day and occasion.

A variety of meals, meats and products, freshly prepared and available in-store made using the finest ingredients. You’ll find everything from piping-hot noodles to sizzling chargrilled meats, carvery rolls & baguettes to deli-style sliced meats, seasonal salads and much more.

They have weekly Special Offers, in-store promotions, food samplings and tastings.

Millington’s Cafe and Coffee Lounge

This family run business serves exquisite coffee, sumptuous cakes and delicious lunches such as baguettes, panini’s, sandwiches and jacket potatoes.

Millington’s Cafe prides itself on high quality products served in a warm, welcoming and relaxing environment in which to enjoy excellent customer service and fantastic locally sourced products.

They source many of their products locally, such as an independent roast in Bristol (Clifton Coffee), and most of their delicious cakes are handmade in Ebbw Vale.

Mr Chippy

Mr Chippy is constantly striving to provide excellent service and quality in order to give customers the very best experience.

They offer great food at affordable prices. Customers can either choose to takeaway or tuck into it there and then in their sit-in diner. Alternatively, you can call up to order and have it delivered to your door!

Vegetarian and gluten free options are available.


If you enjoy traditional home cooked food, then why not pay a visit to Rabaiotti’s situated on North Walk?

Established in 1959, Rabaiotti’s has been in its current location since 1960. This café/restaurant offers a wide range of quality home-cooked meals and desserts for all the family, at very reasonable prices. In addition to the standard menu, a selection of “Specials” are available daily.


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