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Butchers Arms at Alltwen

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Delicious Sunday lunch

We visited this charming pub/restaurant for Sunday lunch with 4 friends.the menu offered 2 courses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Swansea, United Kingdom
Great food and service

I only live 2 miles from this pub and although it’s has a good name in the area I never realised... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Justin J
via mobile
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  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak”(9 reviews)
“great food”(6 reviews)
“sunday lunch”(4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Alltwen Hill, Pontardawe, Neath SA8 3BP, Wales
+44 1792 863100
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All reviews steak great food sunday lunch lovely meal couldn t the staff were friendly and helpful have eaten here a few times specials board belly pork salmon cooked to perfection piping hot green beans quality of food car park starters chips
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Carlton J
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank peterfromswansea
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank 133janineh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

Thank Justin J
Reviewed 26 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

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 7 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

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Firstly - service was very very good. Menu- personally I felt it was limited, unless you love fish. And very expensive. £7 for a prawn cocktail starter that consisted of a handful of prawns placed on 3 leaves of lettuce!!! The mains were also very...More

1  Thank Laurageary
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely venue - gets very busy - book early. Good menu - excellent variety. Have eaten here a few times now. Tiramisu is the best have tasted in a long time. Have had steak and fish - no complaints. Would definately recommend.

Thank WelshLady60
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I once again had a brilliant meal at the butchers arms. The food served is always fresh and very well presented. On Mondays they offer a steak deal with a drink on Monday and Tuesday evenings and the steak was very well...More

Thank ian g
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Have been a regular visitor to The Butchers for the past ten years or so. Went last night for a family meal with people of all ages and the meal really couldn’t have been better. £25 steak meal deal for two steaks and a glass...More

1  Thank BobThom
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