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M-Bar Cafe and Restaurant

66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
+44 1792 469100
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
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Reviewed 6 days ago

food was fantastic and good service, lamb and mint pie was a big serving and tasted great... really good value for money.. a hidden gem

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for somewhere for lunch on a Monday and followed Tripadvisor advice and Google maps to find this place, upstairs at the back above a high-end shop. Unless you know it's there you'll unlikely to find it as Kingsway runs parallel to the...More

Thank Daisy270
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have had lunch in the M-Bar Restaurant many times.On each occasion the food and service have been superb.The menu is always tempting and you know that the ingredients are fresh.I understand chef buys quite a lot in the local Swansea market. The portions are...More

Thank susan d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finally got to try M-Bar after reading such positive reviews. I had the bahgers, mash and onion gravy, best Ive had for a long time . K had the Italian chicken with a white wine cream sauce. Both dishes were superb, cooked expertly and the...More

Thank Swan2555
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I ordered the sausages and my husband ordered the Italian chicken but when the dishes came to the table we had to swap as I would never have got through all those sausages! Both meals were lovely and we both agreed it was the tastiest...More

Thank cygnet51161
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Love the food here. In comparison to other lunch menus for £7 this restaurant is the one to beat! Quality of food for the price is undeniable. My problem is, we ALWAYS have a great thirst after eating here as they use SO much salt!...More

Thank Jackip123
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Just back from a fantastic lunch. The food is fabulous and such great value for money and the staff are great. All the main courses are just £6.95 each and the desserts/cake are £2.50. There were 4 of us in the group and we all...More

1  Thank LisaAnne16
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had an early lunch there yesterday Marilyn had Gumbo which she said was delicious and i had strips of pork and rice is s very very nice cream sauce. Please guys give it a go soon

Thank paulchap
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

WOW!! Popped in for a bit of lunch and was so impressed with this venue. Quiet and very clean and lovely friendly staff. We ordered from the short list of choices and I ordered the Chilli 🌶 Con Carne and my gorgeous wife had the...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This the second time we've eaten here, and on each occassion it has been an exceptional experience. For lunch don't go looking anywhere else!

Thank aled e
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Questions & Answers
12 January 2017|
Response from Philip T | Property representative |
Yes, we're fully licensed serving a selection of beers and wines.
Jan C
20 October 2016|
Response from Moda S |
Hi Jan, Our opening days are Monday to Saturday. Kind regards, M-Bar
Tracey J
23 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Angharad E |
hi Tracey sorry no we're not but we are now open till 17.00 last orders 16.30 and we're open open Saturday 9am till 17.00 again last orders 1630
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-67 The Kingsway | First floor in Moda, Swansea SA1 5HW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 469100
  • E-mail
M-Bar Cafe & Restaurant is tucked away on the first floor of the 'Moda Collections' designer clothes boutique on the Kingsway, Swansea. We're open from 09:30 serving healthy breakfasts and brunches as well as our main menu which changes fortnightly. From 3pm you can enjoy a free coffee or tea with any of our home-baked cakes, just £2.50! Last orders for all meals is at 16:30. We're also fully licensed, serving bottled beers & wine. Once you've chosen what you want to eat, your meals is prepared in our open kitchen. All the ingredients are fresh and sourced locally to Swansea. The fish dishes may vary slightly from what's on the menu depending on what has been caught that morning. We will try and accommodate any requests you have, please let us know when you're ordering your meal. Booking is advised as it can get quite busy at lunch, please call +441792469100 and ask for the M-Bar, we hope to see you soon!
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