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Garuda Indonesian Restaurant

18 St. Helens Road, Swansea SA1 4AP, Wales
+44 1792 653388
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Indonesian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 St. Helens Road, Swansea SA1 4AP, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again the food was amazing , friendly service with right amount of attention ... loved it will be back soon !

Thank Fran G
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My wife and the chef, Ani, are from the city in Indonesia, Medan in North Sumatra. She raved about how authentic the food was. I found it really delicious as well. It was expertly cooked and seasoned. We had passed by the restaurant after having...More

1  Thank frederickschneid2017
PeterWJ, Front of house at Garuda Indonesian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you both for giving us such a good review. Ani was really thrilled to meet someone from her own city - Medan - in Sumatra. We hope you enjoyed Swansea and if we're ever in New York we will definitely look you up and...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years and every time I do, I always say we should come more often. The place has a nice relaxed atmosphere and the service is always friendly and suitably attentive. The food is super fresh with amazing flavours and...More

1  Thank mattijones
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Really best of the best. Fantastic again !after all those years still amazing authentic food which one could only expect to experience when traveling abroad. Thank you very much for this very special place .

1  Thank Kamila W
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Evening meal on a business trip with a colleague. Really good food, good service. Friendly, family run place, enjoyed talking to the lady who does the cooking at the end of the meal. Had a starter and a main course, both good, too full for...More

Thank Purton_Stoke_Travel
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful night at Garuda's. The food was out of this world! Quality ingredients and tasted very fresh. The service was outstanding too! Very friendly and comfortable. Can't wait to visit again! Thanks for a wonderful evening! Xxx

1  Thank tefolome
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This was my first experience of Indonesian cooking and hopefully won't be my last. I had a prawn and yellow bean main course which was spicy and tangy, with the perfectly cooked juicy prawns a wonderful contrast. My mouth is watering now, thinking about it....More

2  Thank Big_Bird_Dubai
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This was my second visit to Garuda's and I had high expectations because I had dined here 2 years ago and back then the food was amazing and traditional, the service was spot-on and the atmosphere of the restaurant was great. However, last night I...More

Thank AsdaMixedHerbs
PeterWJ, Front of house at Garuda Indonesian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2017

I was not working on the evening you came to the Garuda but I am so sorry that your second visit was so disappointing. We always try to make our customers feel welcomed and to have a good experience both from the food experience plus...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

Absolutely Love the Food here ! Been coming here for a number of years & have never been disappointed! Great vegetarian menu for us & every dish has a different taste! Cozy atmosphere & very friendly Peter, Anni & Gareth. Anni is an amazing chef...More

Thank aditisinghkumar
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The food was amazing, the portions were perfect and the staff are very friendly. It's very small in there and gets booked up quite quickly. There was a big party of people behind us who were extremely loud and because it's such a small restaurant...More

Thank pizzachick2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 St. Helens Road, Swansea SA1 4AP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 653388
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