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The Butchers Arms

) #4 of 10 Restaurants in Pontardawe $$ - $$$ , British,
Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
+44 1792 863100
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (33 reviews)
“cheesecake” (12 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here for sunday lunch, really great value and lovely decking area to enjoy a drink in the sun. The food was really tasty and there was a lot of choice, even for my vegetarian friend. The deserts here are amazing, especially the sticky toffee...More

Thank italylover433
Reviewed yesterday

Went on A Saturday afternoon with friends, not been here since new owners have taken over. Pub interior and terrace area very good. Three of us had the Scallop(4) starter with chorizo, it was lovely my only complaint it would have been nice to have...More

Thank wendy j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch in the butchers today ,been here 3 times before & have had really good meals ! But today my husband & i chose the sirloin steaks ,what a mistake they were tough tasteless steaks ! Didnt even look like sirloin steak ! Awful...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Took my mother out for a brithday meal here on a friends recomendation. Table for six in the resteraunt which is tacked on to the back of the pub. A little cramped and the chairs are mismatched. We had chicken parfait and cherry peppers with...More

1  Thank mike S
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly vibe even on a week night, there's a good bar and terrace area, with a separate restaurant section. We had popcorn crayfish and chicken liver pate to start to share and they were lovely, 100% the right choice. Steak, butchers burger and fish...More

Thank Ajec88
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Went here a couple of weeks ago to try the lunch time menu. The food was absolutely fantastic. Staff were very friendly and professional. Excellent value for money 2 courses for £15. The bar and restaurant are absolutely spotless, and the open wood fire smells...More

Thank Sniper1976
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Called in on the off chance that this pub was still serving lunch. So glad to find it serves food all day. It was about 4:30 so the restaurant was fairly quiet. We ordered a medley of mixed mushrooms in a creamy garlic sauce with...More

Thank malnads1
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food at a reasonable price accompanied with great friendly service I had the rump steak which melted like butter in my mouth and was cooked to perfection, already I'm excited to return!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing. Mushroom fricassee and polenta donuts to start and homemade mushroom pasta and tempura fish for main All dishes were delicious and very well presented. Reasonably priced too. So, lovely food, lovely service and lovely setting. Going back soon and taking our...More

Thank GT1975
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

After being to the Butchers on many occasions, it is my favourite restaurant! There is loads of food choice and it is always outstanding! the service is amazing. And the staff are always welcome and couldn't do enough for you! Such good value for money!

Thank annielowhite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Pontardawe
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 863100
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