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North Dock, Llanelli SA15 2LF, Wales
+44 1554 270020
10:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I recently had an excellent dining experience at Sospan. The new chef served delicious food. The cheese platter was the best that I have ever had. The evening was taken to a new level by music performed live by Nathan Launchbury Jones. Can't wait to repeat the experience.

Thank Rita M
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having eaten here many times our latest dining experience was not too good. They have a new chef, portion sizes have really shrunk, the menu selection was really limited, cheap ingredients turned into over priced dishes which although tasted quite nice, portion sizes were really inadequate, portions too small even for a person with a very small appetite. Chicken was... More 

Thank millycat34
Wales, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just had lunch at Sosban and what a difference a new chef makes. It was wonderful!! Andrew Sheridan has been at The Sosban for 3 weeks and his menu is unusual, inspiring and delicious. We had the Potato Risotto and Chicken with black garlic, followed by beetroot, chocolate raspberries and olive, and white chocolate mousse with cucumber. Very different and... More 

Thank chill0ut
Swansea, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here twice with my family, most recently taking my Mam and Mamgu here for Mother's Day. On both occasions I've been very pleased with the standard of service from staff and the quality of food. Would definitely return. Very pleased that a place of this quality exists in this part of the world.

Thank Gilbalicious
Level Contributor
25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to love my visit to Sosban, although the new decisions taken by management have left a bitter taste in my mouth. I have visited this restaurant for years, since soon after it opened. However I was unimpressed with the recent change in menu and strategy choice by the owners. That said, the food we ordered was delicious and... More 

1 Thank Jacob H
Level Contributor
78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us dined on Thursday night an if this is anything to go by Andrew Sheridan, the new head chef will quickly earn himself a name as one of the best chefs in Wales. The service was excellent from start to finish when we were greeted by Rhys the Manager. We had different starters ranging from the curried cauliflower,... More 

1 Thank edwyn w
Northampton, England
Level Contributor
20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fab experience here! Made to feel special on arrival, had great food and an allergy was very well accommodated for. The service throughout was fantastic and we will definitely be going back! Highly recommend!

1 Thank Susco
Swansea County, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such an interesting historical building. Spacious. Interesting interior design. Lovely food. Super staff, very genuine. Worth a visit.

Thank Jayne W
Level Contributor
14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful venue and lovely staff. Service started quite promptly and then slowed down toward the end of the evening. We were rather rushed through the starter and main course and then left for some considerable time waiting for our desserts. The food is beautiful but the portion sizes are absolutely tiny. I have to say that although we enjoyed our... More 

Carmarthen, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant on a number of occasions and it is absolutely fantastic every time! The staff are fabulous, the food is spot on and the atmosphere is always great! Highly recommend!

1 Thank Ffion14

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$64
British, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Dock, Llanelli SA15 2LF, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Llanelli
  • Phone Number: +44 1554 270020

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