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Cafe Valence

$$ - $$$
British, Cafe, Pub
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50 Newton Road, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
+44 1792 367711
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 17:30
Thu - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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152 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Called here for a quick lunch. I purchased a drink and ordered a cheese and ham panini. A table was quickly cleared, and I sat down. I suddenly realised that the people next to me on either side had dogs. Both dogs had their bowls topped up, and when a dog bowl got spilt the water was quickly mopped up.... More 

Thank NantwichBill
Llanelli, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Great welcome,bowl for dog, cracking baggettes and coffee. There is an acute shortage of dog friendly establishments in Swansea area, keep it up.

1 Thank robbie1401
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

This cafe never fails to impress staff are always friendly.Fresh coffee and a Christmas baguette were delicious .

1 Thank Linda A
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101 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

The feel of the bar/café area is very warm and welcoming. The staff seemed friendly and welcomed dogs, one staff member made a real effort to pay attention and offered an owner a Bowl of water and a treat for their dog, a nice touch I felt. The food was nice, I had a Chicken Baguette and a Pot of... More 

1 Thank Out-and-about-Wales
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We went as a party of 8 and had a Tapas dinner. Not expensive and decent quality food. Good vibe, very busy!

1 Thank Guy C
Coventry, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

What a friendly welcome we got popping into here one evening , we had salads and both were perfect , and large glasses of wine relaxing taking in the atmosphere which was lively for so early , approx 6.00 . The menu all looked interesting , lots of choice , the place was pretty full and had a quirky charm... More 

1 Thank J2Yates
Swansea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Great quality food and drinks, pleasant staff, indoor and outdoor seating and best of all...dogs are allowed :)

1 Thank 123sue64
Swansea, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

food here is very nice home cooked, you get a very nice welcome. Sit in the back and you have a fantastic view of the castle.

2 Thank suewills2015
Worcester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Have been here for coffee during the day and for cocktails during the night! Same great atmosphere every time!

2 Thank Laura1186424
Cowbridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Visited for brunch on a sunny Saturday. Nice environment, service and meal. The menu is inviting and well-cooked.

1 Thank James J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
British, Cafe, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Newton Road, Swansea SA3 4BQ, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 367711

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?