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Hanson at the Chelsea

) #22 of 522 Restaurants in Swansea $$ - $$$ European, British,
17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
+44 1792 464068
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (53 reviews)
“scallops” (27 reviews)
“belly pork” (23 reviews)
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European, British, Welsh, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
17 St Mary's Street, Swansea SA1 3LH, Wales
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1 - 10 of 412 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A quart in a pint pot, the space inside is "tight" with space at a premium, I like intimacy but not with the people on the next table. After being seated we waited 15 minutes before being asked whether we'd like a drink while you're...More

2  Thank Chaz F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten here many times. In fact I had my graduation meal here. Their lunch menu is really good value and the specials are also very interesting. Service and the standard of food is second to none. It's a small venue with a downstairs seating...More

Thank Weese89
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Visited with a few friends at lunch time on Saturday the restaurant was full but the service was first class the staff were lovely and welcoming and attentive. We had a 3 course set meal plenty of choice and great value at 19.95 the food...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Went there for dinner last night. It was very quiet but what an amazing evening. The food was delicious. The salmon fish cake to start was ok, hoped it would be better but the welsh trio that I had for main was amazing. Perfectly cooked...More

Thank GT1975
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We visited the restaurant on a Wednesday evening in April for our anniversary. In terms of location - it's great - in a side street off Wind Street. The only negative about the location is that there seemed to be a lot of homeless people...More

Thank ledlantern
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Went here for my fathers birthday at lunchtime. I had heard good reviews of the restaurant in the past so was expecting a good time. I have to say inside it is very small and quite cramped, the table next to us was very very...More

1  Thank MB1987_03
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Food is ok. Restaurant very cramped and noisy, We drank them dry by buying a bottle of prosecco, they only had one apparently. They specialize in fish. Sea bass on the menu, yay! They only had one portion, boo! Staff pushing past through narrow gaps...More

Thank auricula63
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I had the Scallops with Black Pudding and Quails egg to start, lovely combination and just enough as a starter. For main I had the Sea Bass in with a cockle butter and vegetables, everything was cooked well and all our dishes were presented well....More

Thank wendy j
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Stunning food and drinks,best to book. Service was fast and waitress help with choice of food and advised wine to to go with food.

Thank elina200
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I decided to have as a starter pork rillettes 'angers' style, when it was delivered I opened the jar only to find it was completely frozen, I called the young waiter to tell him, he apologized and took it away and returned with it a...More

1  Thank michellepayne2015
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Response from terrydan27 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Chaz F | Reviewed this property |
NO, with a limited range of bottled beers as well.
12 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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