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Hanson at the Chelsea

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££ - £££European, British,
17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
+44 1792 464068
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (57 reviews)
“scallops” (30 reviews)
“belly pork” (27 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Andrew, the chef and owner, trained at the Ritz. I visited for lunch with a "Travelzoo" voucher priced at £45 for 2 persons. We dined on the 7 course tasting menu priced at £40 each. Obviously all portions are small which allows the chef to...More

Thank Desmond C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recently went to the restaurant for a colleagues retirement do, there was ten of us so we were seated in the basement. It was lovely and cool down there compared to upstairs during all this hot weather. I had ordered the fish cake for starters...More

Thank Robert Keith S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the third time we have visited this delightful restaurant. It is consistently excellent and well worth a visit. We were visitors to Swansea but for the locals it is clearly a favourite. We had the lunchtime menu and eventually chose salmon fish cake...More

Thank Tonyrefail-girl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden gem of a restaurant. Fabulous meal of superb quality and value for money. This was our first visit with the voucher. We will definitely return if in Swansea and thoroughly recommend it

Thank Helebod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small restaurant has an inventive menu with something to offer for all. Book to secure a ground floor table unless you like basement service. Affordable wines and good service. Not far from the well known Wind Street so lots of post meal entertainment! Definitely...More

Thank InspiredReviewer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What fabulous food a little gem of a find had fish ale to start and belly pork for main and cannot recommendation highly enough was absolutely delicious and filling I could not have a dessert will definitely be back A******

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We as a group of friends visited the Chelsea Cafe for a birthday lunch and it was fantastic as always. The food and service is first class, I would truly say that this is the best restaurant in and around Swansea and we frequently dine...More

Thank Terry G W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this hidden gem for my birthday and I'm so glad we did. There's a reason why this restaurant has so many awards. The food. It's so hard to find somewhere different to eat away from chains these days, so when we came across this...More

Thank travelcharmers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was attentive and helpful. Scallops delicious but rice slightly underdone. Gower lamb was excellent- cooked to perfection. The combination of accompaniments was very well chosen. Chocolate tarte was superb. To improve: 1, need a selection of the excellent local beers and cider. Would recommend...More

Thank Nigel U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A sunny day brought us to Swansea for a look around and a walk. We researched somewhere reasonable for lunch and found many restaurants were closed as it was a Monday. A review of the TA reports suggested that Hanson at the Chelsea might be...More

Thank BigBunny24
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Celine L
17 March 2018|
Response from Anthony H | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so but check with the restaurant (I’m just a reviewer)
21 April 2017|
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Of course.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 464068
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