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Butchers Arms at Alltwen

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
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Excellent as usual

Excellent meal, the mains rolled slow cooked belly pork with bubble and squeak and parsnip puree... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jenny n
Swansea, United Kingdom
via mobile
New Years Eve 2018

Great evening in the village pub, atmosphere, people and good food and entertainment. Third NYE... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Swansea County, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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All reviews steak sunday lunch lovely meal couldn t nice food slow cooked belly pork the staff were friendly and helpful have eaten here a few times great evening specials board white chocolate cheesecake cooked to perfection visited this restaurant piping hot green beans quality of food salmon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal, the mains rolled slow cooked belly pork with bubble and squeak and parsnip puree, was first class. The desserts delious. The service efficient and friendly.We will definitely be back, not the cheapest but certainly the best.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jenny n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great evening in the village pub, atmosphere, people and good food and entertainment. Third NYE at the Butchers and probably the best for overall enjoyment. Staff always helpful and service not intrusive, but just right. And the entertainment was free, which when you hear some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank scZ3818LP
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I have visited this restaurant three times in the past month, and each time I have found the food exceptional! Personally, I prefer to sit in the bar area, as I like the ambience there. The ingredients are locally sourced and freshly cooked - not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank the_swallows
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Wow amazing meal and service.... We have come day and evening and never disappointed. Spotless and service faultless. Christmas menu out and definitely be booking this. Love it. We real foodies so highly recommended butchers arms

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lynne d
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took a run out on the car around the beautiful west wales hills. Decided to call at the Butchers for a very early dinner. They were serving at 5.30. That’s great. We were the only people in the pub/restaurant. Welcomed nickeyy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carlton J
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We visited this charming pub/restaurant for Sunday lunch with 4 friends.the menu offered 2 courses for £16.. I chose roast turkey and all the trimmings,with a delicious selection of vegetables..this followed a very generous prawn cocktail: very nice ,indeed.we looked at the desert menu,but did...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank peterfromswansea
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Very busy resteraunt.we booked at 7pm on a Friday night and the place was fully booked .no air con very very hot to the point of sweating .Half the menu was also sold out which wasn’t great considering the time .food was good when it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 133janineh
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I only live 2 miles from this pub and although it’s has a good name in the area I never realised how good it was until we gave it a go a couple of months ago . Since then we have eaten out there almost...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Justin J
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Recently heard about the Butchers Arms, so we decided to treat ourselves to a lunch. What a delightful environment, views, helpful and friendly staff, and a very delicious meal deal. My husband said the beer was good and care was taken to present my lime...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank janewZ9568AT
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is always our 'go to' place for a good meal. We have enjoyed many family celebrations, business dinners and casual lunchtimes here. The menu always offers a good variety but is quite select and the food is wonderfully fresh and beautifully served. Lisa and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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