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The Gradon

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) #325 of 517 Restaurants in Swansea ££ - £££ , British,
Main Road | Crynant, Swansea, Wales
+44 1639 750457
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“peas” (5 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Main Road | Crynant, Swansea, Wales
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Reviews (103)
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Our first time at the Gradon, lovely atmosphere in the restaurant with exposed beams and old artifacts adding to the ambience. Good value and prompt service, good menu selection, owners go above and beyond to ensure customers are looked after.

Thank Geraint D
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Passed this place many times over the years on the way to my mum's, never actually been. Booked on Friday for Mother's Day and was pleasantly surprised to get in for 5.15pm. First impressions - managed to park without hassle, inside lovely, airy, light and...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Walk into the bar and you think - a restaurant in here. Well...it's upstairs and very good. Really done a great job doing it out.

Thank CPH2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We Booked a table for 10 well in advance for a special birthday. On arrival we were met by a middle aged waitress who didn't come across as very welcoming. After sitting down for 15 minutes had to go to the bar for service for...More

3  Thank honestbrian
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Booked a table in the gradon, took over half hr to ask us for drinks, then didn't have them for a good while after, then about 20 mins later the waitress decided to come over with menus, after the long wait food was not up...More

1  Thank clairelou25
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I visited The Graydon today for an 89th birthday lunch for my mother. The food was excellent and the staff were just lovely, making sure my mother had a seat with a view with her wheelchair and even putting the fire on for her. They...More

1  Thank jbates23
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had a wonderful surprise when entering this restaurant, the refurbishment took on the look of a converted church. I loved the stained glass panels and the wood paneling and doors. The standard of decor is amazing, with a touch of old world touches. The...More

Thank bernie582015
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Have not been there since they chipped all the plaster off the outside walls... hence the title. Smashing venue, can cater for big parties. Service is good, food is great. Priced a little above local average. Good wine selection. I think it is chef owned...More

Thank 582jacquiec
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for Sunday lunch on passing by. Fitted us in but I am afraid this was the only positive. Food was less than average. Service was not much better. Unfortunately on asking how much a main course Sunday lunch was we were told it...More

1  Thank sarahbarrington123
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Found this by accident. Service was wonderful and the food was tasty. Price was incredibly cheap for what I got, I did expect it to be of a lesser quality.

Thank cornishkris705
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$41
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Crynant, Swansea, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1639 750457
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