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The Smiths Arms Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Heol y Foel, Foelgastell SA14 7EL, Wales
+44 1269 842213
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with some family for my birthday. I had the fish and chips which was very nice and a big portion. I had aero cheesecake for desert which was delicious! My family also enjoyed their meals and the waiting staff were friendly and helpful. I do feel that the restaurant and bar needs updating. I love cosy old pubs... More 

Thank DobyFree
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great welcome, good hospitality. The food was excellent and great to have home made chips rather than cooked from frozen. Burgers were amazing especially the tex-mex. As a visitor to the area we found the local drinkers very chatty and really added value to our visit. A great pub.

Thank Senormarron
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Called here on my way home from work with my daughter and had a meal...gorgeous food, helpful staff and nice atmosphere....have been before and will go again...can thoroughly recommend it.

Thank chrisvox
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Came here on the off-chance of a bit of dinner after a day exploring. Well, what can I say, we were pleasantly surprised. My husband had the garlic chicken and I had the tex mex burger and we had a side of cheesy garlic bread. Brilliant portion size and so tasty. We both had homemade apple crumble for dessert, omg... More 

Thank Gayl M
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Visited for lunch. Really good menu choice and also daily specials. All food was delicious and the staff were so welcoming and friendly. We were really made welcome and would highly recommend for a visit!

Thank 44tess244
Somerset, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Good food and beer plus friendly service. Longish wait for the food but we were forewarned they had a large party booking already, so that was no problem. Plus everything appeared freshly prepared. Had called in en-route to Pembrokeshire on the off-chance having originally intended stopping at a nearby farm shop restaurant but were put off by many of the... More 

Thank robf892014
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife dined hear tonight as we were in the crosshands area ,and we noticed the reviews on trip advisor,from the starters to the main course the food was very good and generous portions well worth the visit , the young waitress was fab and deserve a tip well def return

Thank Andrew M
Heathfield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

we stop here for a bit to eat we had salad with pawns and crayfish very good food Lovely friendly waitresses

Thank Kevin P
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308 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Nice little touch with the bread & dressing presented on the table as we were seated and ordered our drinks awaiting our meals...! Lovely friendly waitresses and bar staff....! The meals were timely delivered and devoured without complaint....! All in all this was a pleasant visit after our days' outing and I expect a return visit will be made at... More 

Thank jimboSaundersfoot
Swansea, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Called in for lunch - best Welsh chicken I've ever had - individual slices with lovely stilton and leek stuffing and thick non fatty bacon around the outside. Stunning crispy chips. Husbands burger also excellent. Asked for a small portion of cottage pie for my grandson rather than something and chips and they delivered.

Thank susieq2806

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heol y Foel, Foelgastell SA14 7EL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Foelgastell
  • Phone Number: +44 1269 842213

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