It is currently ranked as one of the top three restaurants to dine at in Torfaen on Trip Advisor.

The menu changes seasonally, offering a wide range of starters, options from the grill, fish and vegetarian options, as well as homemade desserts

Its specials board is also very popular and offers fresh, seasonal dishes to suit all tastes.

Extra mature, 28 day hung steaks are a popular choice on the menu, with the BBK mixed grill a popular dish with its regulars.

Lunch is back for spring, where you can take advantage of two-courses for £12.95, Tuesday to Friday – there’s a choice of six starters and six mains, as well as an option to have an additional dessert. This meal deal is available from noon until 2.30pm.

The Butterflies evening menu offers traditional homemade classics and À la carte dishes with a continental flavour, served from 5.30pm until late Tuesday to Saturday.

Saturday afternoon is reserved for afternoon tea, as the whole restaurant is filled with diners enjoying homemade scones and fresh cream, along with a splendid choice of hand crafted sandwiches and pastries.

Afternoon tea is priced at £14.95 per person, and high tea at £17.95 and includes a glass of prosecco. Booking is required.

Sunday lunch is priced at £15.95 for five-courses and is available from 1pm until 3.30pm every week. There are always four different meats to choose from as well as a vegetarian option. Booking in advance for Sunday lunch is advised.

Keep an out on the Facebook page for special themed evenings, as a recent tapas evening was a huge success – owner Dayne is looking to hold these nights on the first Tuesday of every month, so keep your eyes peeled.

Butterflies also makes for the perfect place to hold a special event or family occasion. Dayne and his team can also cater for larger parties and weddings of up to 70 guests, call for more details.

So, if you’re to try somewhere new this spring, one not head out to Butterflies Bar and Kitchen, which can be found at 31 Old Queen St, Blaenavon NP4 9PN.

To book a table call 01495 791044 and for further information about its menus and the services provided, visit