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A friendly recently refurbished local pub situated in the centre of Swansea, offering delicious food, great drinks - the perfect spot for any occasion. With BT & Sky Sports coverage, function rooms, real ales, cocktails, live music and Sunday Roasts, there's something for all to enjoy at The Griffin.
US$6 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Bar, British, Pub
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews fish and chips beef quick service busy pub lunch break both occasions lovely meal excellent food friday night wind lager establishment
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent the day in Swansea and decided to try this place as menu looked good. We opted for their burgers which came with chips and a dip. Usually hit and miss with burgers, however we both enjoyed them, came in good time, nicely presented and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cgiles6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in late morning for breakfast. Pleasantly surprised at how nice the place was. Our food when it came was very good- everything cooked well, and washed down with a lovely cup of tea. Will call again when in town.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jayned2001
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had a meal of gammon , which was very very nice. The staff were all so welcoming, was a pleasure to be there. The Griffin was very clean, tables were cleared promptly and even though they were busy with a Christmas party we were served...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kath M
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

A great place to pop in for a quick drink during the Welsh Autumn Imternationals. We were able to find a table easy even though it was quite busy. Drinks were well priced and quick service

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank abigail h
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Go here all the time. Highly recommend!! Often go to the band nights on a Friday with friends. The staff are really friendly, they always make us feel welcome.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ronbonbonbons
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Popped in on Saturday and had a great lunch. Beef and onion pie was tasty and with 2 meals for £9:45 a bargain. Great choice of beers. Well definitely call again

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank dianebishjenkins
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We called in for a meal on a Friday night and it was fairly calm in there, a good choice of beer and lager and fantastic value food which was very good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Graham E
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Started our night here for a birthday night out and we were absolutely blown away with the service from the staff and in particular Jordan! He was attentive and friendly, he definitely helped with making it a memorable night, we all thoroughly enjoyed and will...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Brogan E
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Had food here as a family, good quick service, food good, basic pub grub, but lovely. Took our 11yr old with us and she also enjoyed the food, children allowed until 8pm.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Daydream564357
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Booked this for 15 lads for Saturday 10th March. Private area to watch soccer and Rugby. Very nice staff, good drink and good prices. Food was perfectly ok. Only down side we pre booked a package with some pitchers for 10 pound. but had to...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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