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Eli Jenkins

24 Oxford Street, Swansea SA1 3AQ, Wales
+44 1792 645777
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible26%
6 Sep 2017
“Real Ales off - well off”
22 Nov 2016
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Bar, British, Pub
24 Oxford Street, Swansea SA1 3AQ, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Eli Jenkins is something of a stalwart in Swansea, and we've been coming here for many years, both at night and during the day. Always an eclectic (!) mix of customers, but pleasant bar staff, good drinks promos and some perfectly palatable food. The refurb...More

Thank SouthSouthWest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a good quick meal here when visiting Swansea. My hubby had the fish and chips and I had the gammon 2 meals for £7.99 what more do you want.

Thank wendy j
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I will eat almost anywhere, but this place just smelt of stale beer, I couldn't have eaten here, if anything all this place needs is a GOOD clean, and freshen it up, I've visited lots of pubs for food but none as bad as thisMore

Thank julie n
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hello Julie n many thanks for your review I'm sorry you felt the pub was not for you we do try our best to please everybody we have a cleaner that does indeed give the pub a good clean 7 days a week in regards...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

WE've been a few times recently and the real ales have been well and truly off (lines not cleaned I reckon). This is a shame really as Elis have a good choice of real ales on offer. Food not bad though - shame they've got...More

Thank BIGBOB8355
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

hello Bigbob8355 many thanks for the review I'm sorry you were not happy with your ales our real ales are very popular and the team will always happily change a drink if the customer is not happy all you need to do is ask ....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Friendly pub in swansea - they play bingo on Tuesday evenings at 8pm. Nice food and reasonably priced.

Thank 186338Jmd
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

thank you for your lovely review we are a friendly place where everyone's welcome hope to see you again soon .

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely little pub. Lovely friendly staff. They actually had a gluten free menu to which I was very surprised,plenty if choice on it which was very nice , reasonable to . Will be going back .

1  Thank Susan J
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

thank you for the lovely review I will pass your comments to the rest of the team hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Decided to go to eli jenkins for drinks and some food to share with work mates and it was a really nice relaxing atmosphere. We were served very quickly at the bar and ordered a portion of chips some garlic bread and a tower of...More

Thank Ben K
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

hi ben I'm pleased to read you enjoyed your visit with friends and your food the onion ring tower is one of my favourites too . I will pass your comments to the rest of the team and hope to see you again .

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

NEVER IN MY LIFE will i eat here again, we spent £30 on mixed grills we waited well over an hour for what looked like a half eaten pile of crap..i asked a member of staff why did my chicken breast look like its been...More

Thank ccol89
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Advertised as "Full English Breakfast £4.29. Available up to 12:00. Menu description as follows : Two sausages, two rashers of bacon, two fried eggs, baked beans, two hash browns, mushroom, half a grilled tomato, toast and butter. Firstly, the bar staff taking the order was...More

Thank watkirj
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A cozy pub with great food! I just love the way this place feels like a authentic English bar - in the middle of the city! We ordered fish and chips twice and it was really good. Also the mixed grilled plate was good.

Thank Elin F
Management response:Responded 22 August 2017

Hi Elin Thank you for the lovely review I'm glad you like the place and find the food enjoyable it's always nice to hear I will pass your comments onto the rest of the team ,thank you and hope to see you soon

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Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Oxford Street, Swansea SA1 3AQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 645777
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