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Welcome to Town

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Llanrhidian $$ - $$$ European, , British
Mill Lane | Swansea, Llanrhidian SA3 1EH, Wales
+44 1792 390015
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
European, Contemporary, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Mill Lane | Swansea, Llanrhidian SA3 1EH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The menu has a good range of pub favourites prepared and cooked to a very high standard. This is virtually gastropub but with a local flavour. Expect plenty of locally sourced produce and the Gower slant on recipes is evident. The food really was excellent...More

Thank fishonsaturday
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear fishonsaturday, thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. We are delighted that you enjoyed it. Best wishes, Paul

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely pub/restaurant with dining room on first floor away from the Bar. Quirky decor in a old building with lots of original features. The food was freshly cooked and to a high standard, but on the night we called we had booked a table for...More

Thank Tavellinglight
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Tavellinglight, thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we appreciate it. We always try to make sure that we have sufficient of everything to satisfy our customers' needs; however, we cook all of our food from fresh so it is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and a variety of beers and spirits. They often have music and other events like comedy nights. Interesting decor. Dog friendly and friendly owner and staff.

Thank ArthDrwg
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear ArthDrwg, Thank you for taking time to write a review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed your evening with us. Best wishes, Paul

Reviewed 1 week ago

Never has there been such a gap between expectation generated by the website and reality. We went to the W to T expecting a quality meal in pleasant surroundings. It was immediately apparent that dining upstairs was not available as there was only one lady...More

1  Thank Christopher D
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christopher, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and thank you for your compliment on our website. we worked hard to develop it and we are quite proud that it completely misinforms guests as to what to expect from...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious lunch cooked by Steve, plus lovely welcome to 'Welcome' and service by Sarah. Lovely setting. Much enjoyed all round.

Thank fcooper005
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi fcooper005 thanks for taking the time to review, really appreciate it. Paul

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this venue last night and stopped to look at the menu outside, decided we would pop in for a meal the next evening. Bez was very warm and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble, the dining area upstairs was intimate but perfect with...More

1  Thank Elaine S
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Elaine S, thanks for the review, but more importantly, thanks for visiting us! We'll let Bez know what yo said and hope you come ageain! Cheers Paul

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for lunch on Father's Day. Lovely restaurant in Llanrhidian. Quaint and nice bar but we were squashed onto a table in the corner upstairs, which wasn't too comfortable. The starters were nice, especially the brie. Roasts were also fine except for the fact...More

2  Thank frexibubble
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi frexibubble, bit of a curate's egg of a review. I accept what you say and we'll take note of your reservations and we hope you'll try us again. We will try harder! As we do every day. Cheers Paul

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family on a warm late spring evening. Opted to outside in the garden, though the pub itself looked inviting, too. We were served by Sarah, who was exceptionally friendly and helpful, and looked after us throughout our meal. The food itself was...More

Thank camevexe
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear camevexe thank you for your review and we'll pass on your messages to Chelsey and Sarah. We really look forward to welcoming you again Best wishes Paul

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this lovely quintessential Gower pub, my goodness what a find! Amazing food, great service and very reasonable price... The landlady, Natasha was extremely informative about the local area - I would recommend stopping off here first if you are thinking...More

Thank Adomski99
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Adomski99, you flatterer. Thanks for the review and we're delighted that you and your (new) wife enjoyed your visit so much! Best wishes Paul & Tash (the ones whose wedding you nearly ruined 17 years ago) xxxx

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a short holiday in Gower with Scampervans who recommended the Welcome to town. Lovely lovely place. Quaint, low ceilings with a really really warm welcome. It was busy but our waitress Jorden never stopped smiling and the owner Paul tempted my girlfriend to a...More

Thank Charles D
Paul C, Owner at Welcome to Town, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Charles, thanks so much for the review. We're delighted you enjoyed it and hope to see you and your vegan partner again soon. Cheers paul

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LizBrown2
27 March 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Hi Liz, dogs are welcome in the bar.
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Davi420
8 December 2016|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Sorry Dave, you should have been given one. Next time you're in say "Hi" and I'll buy you a pint!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 39
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:55
Saturday
10:00 - 23:55
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Lane | Swansea, Llanrhidian SA3 1EH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Llanrhidian
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 390015
  • E-mail
Description
Set in the beautiful village of the Welcome to town was voted by customers Swansea Life's Gastro Pub of the Year 2016/17. The Welcome has immediate access to the Wales Coastal Path and other stunning coastal and inland walks. It is only 300 yards off the main North Gower Road but wonderfully secluded with an incredible sheltered sun terrace area. We serve a snack menu, a pub menu and a sumptuous dining menu.
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