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The Smoke Haus

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
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The City Gates 41 Wind Street, Swansea SA1 1EE, Wales
+44 1792 642045
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12:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had steak and ribs chips and slaw. Steak was chewy. Pork was fatty, chips good, coleslaw slimy. Not that impressed.

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Thank Heather951
Reading, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Came in here starving so decided to order a starter to share and a main course each... so didn't need the starter the portions sizes were large on both courses. Staff were friendly and welcoming (it was very quiet in there so can't comment if this would be the case on a busy evening) Prices were reasonable - my blackbean... More 

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Thank Louk2606
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a milkshake with 2 kids and was told the restaurant was too busy for us to have a table for 30 minutes, considering we spent over £50 during this visit and £300 the weekend before, we were quite surprised. We were told to sit at the bar with the kids, once a waitress overheard me talking about... More 

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Thank Rob A
Cardiff, UK
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the most authentic American food that I've had in the UK, it was great. You have portions that you could only dream of in other American style restaurants like TGI Fridays. I had the Orleans burger and it was huge, the brisket was delicious and the burger was juicy. It's not cheap, but it's worth it.

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Thank Simonjgeorge1
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a yummy dinner! We had chicken wings to share as a starter they were so crispy and tasty!! I had 1/2 chicken which was again super tasty and crispy, highly recommended. My partner went for the New Orleans burger and fries... It didn't last long! The deco in the restaurant is really cool with pictures of celebrities and graffiti... More 

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Thank Siobhan C
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117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up for an impromptu lunch, four adults, one child and one baby, we were seated pretty quickly and served quickly as well I am unable to have gluten and they were very good to check what I could and couldn't have We ordered a mixed platter to start x 2, and couldn't believe how much food there was... More 

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Thank BecksMcg
Luton, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friend stopped by here after finding the place on TripAdvisor and we have to say it was a brilliant meal. It's owned and run by an American and the food is exactly what you'd imagine American food to be like – tasty, juicy and huge! We both got chicken wings for starter and they were pretty much... More 

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Thank Kurtis F
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the platters and they were massive... it was what we had expected, American fatty delicious food! I recommend sharing a big platter because there is sooooo much and a lot of choice. We were impressed by the service too.

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Thank Liz E
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Smoke Haus when we were visiting Swansea during Sept 2016 and really enjoyed it. The food was really nice and the restaurant had a good buzz about it. Exactly for those reasons we went back. Unfortunately it was awful. The staff were nice and welcoming, no complaints there at all. However, the food was disgusting - processed... More 

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Thank Jazzy_Mango
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's nothing special, nice for a large group and the atmosphere and furniture is great, but the food isn't anything to hype over. Service was pretty slow but it was busy so it wasn't necessarily their fault. Will definitely return though as i love the decor and music and I do love American inspired food

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Thank Melody S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Barbecue, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The City Gates 41 Wind Street, Swansea SA1 1EE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 642045
Description
The Smoke Haus is Swansea's American Diner serving quality food in a great atmosphere, huge portions, masses of meat and a challenge not for the faint of heart!

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Neath, Wales, United Kingdom
Swansea, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?