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Great Hall Cafe Bar & Restaurant

Fabian Way | Swansea University, Swansea SA1 8EN, Wales
+44 1792 513170
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (6 reviews)
“swansea bay” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Fabian Way | Swansea University, Swansea SA1 8EN, Wales
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The service we received was terrible and gave a really bad impression of Swansea University. After a long day travelling, my wife and I arrived at the restaurant at 2pm and asked to be seated for lunch. The waiter was very hostile and said that...More

3  Thank EdinburghLass2017
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a lovely airy venue which has great views over the Bay on a sunny day. The menu is not extensive, but the food is tasty and the service is excellent.

Thank PigeonBlue
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We rang to ask if they had a table an hour before arriving and felt lucky they could accommodate us. On arrival we found a totally empty restaurant. Such a shame as the food, view and staff were lovely. We were greeted like old friend...More

Thank vicky53cardiff
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Dear Vicky53cardiff Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Nice lunch , we had the Swansea bay platter and the Anti pasty board which where lovely , squid was a bit over cooked but perfectly edible, really friendly and accommodating staff , beautiful scenery, reasonably priced too we will be returning!

Thank Bethan N
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Dear Bethan N Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Went for Sunday lunch a week ago with friends and the food was excellent. Good choices on the menu and the deserts were delicious. Served with accompanying veg it was not too much to eat. The food os sourced locally including the drinks- in this...More

Thank lorainne j
Management response:Responded 24 April 2017

Dear lorainne Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 12 February 2017

Firstly I have to say the cafe bar was very good, and the staff are very polite and helpful. But with regard to the actual Theatre it was very disappointing. The acoustics are chronic, and many people shared our view that we could not hear...More

1  Thank FairyGlenners
Management response:Responded 14 February 2017

Dear Fairyglenners Many thanks for your review of the Great Hall restaurant firstly may i thank you for your kind words regarding your dining experience at the great hall and the standard if service you received from our front of house team , I have...More

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Three of us met in this delightful new restaurant for lunch. I enjoyed a delicious Pembrokeshire ham salad whilst my friends shared a generous ploughman lunch. The wine was very good and reasonably priced. The views across Swansea bay were outstanding, and the staff were...More

Thank Helen Cook M
Management response:Responded 7 February 2017

Dear Helen Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Went for Sunday lunch. Excellent choices on the menu our meals were well presented and the food was lovely. I had ham terrine to start, very tasty, main course was lamb which was perfectly cooked , good variety of freshly cooked vegetables, cauliflower cheese, roast...More

Thank jgcymru
Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Dear jgcymru Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 23 December 2016

The food and service here was of the highest quality and is thoroughly recommended. The view from the restaurant is overlooking Swansea Bay.

Thank SwanseaCinders
Management response:Responded 6 January 2017

Dear SwanseaCinders Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

Reviewed 20 December 2016

We visited today and enjoyed the festive lunch , food was very well presented and perfectly cooked , staff very friendly and surroundings were enjoyable , can't wait to return especially in summer time and enjoy more of the views

Thank Angela M
Management response:Responded 6 January 2017

Dear Angela M Many thanks for your 5* review of our Great Hall restaurant We strive for excellence in our customer service, delicious food, and friendly atmosphere we certainly look forward to welcoming you back soon

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fabian Way | Swansea University, Swansea SA1 8EN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 513170
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