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Yr Hen Dafarn

Yr Hen Dafarn High Street | Llansteffan, Carmarthen SA33 5JY, Wales
+44 1267 241656
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
“lemon sole” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Yr Hen Dafarn High Street | Llansteffan, Carmarthen SA33 5JY, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic place to visit. My wife and I did so on Saturday evening to be Greeted By the owners and well looked after. The service was excellent and although some people may say the menu was not that big there is plenty. To...More

Thank collincteague
Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you want great food in an unique environment, this is it. Very well cooked food of generous proportions in a homely style. The hosts are superb and fun. Book it. Enjoy it!

Thank Drekly
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Excellent food at reasonable prices when one considers the quality- I chose the sea bass - cooked to perfection

1  Thank david m
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Went here to for first time, and, as an ex-chef who had read good things about the food, was very much looking forward to it. Really loved the warm welcome, cosy dining room with a small number of dining tables, and homely decor. The hand...More

Thank Steve_Nelson
Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you like cutting edge décor and are anxious to 'Be Seen' give this place a wide berth !! We LOVED it however. The menu was hand written and nearly illegible but the choice of food was interesting and we had no problem deciding our...More

Thank Carrob10
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

just back from a weekend in Llansteffan our men went out on our first night in search of a pub and came across yr hen dagarn and manage to book us in for my birthday meal the following evening telling us all about bill and...More

1  Thank Traci Y
Reviewed 14 August 2016

"IF" you like odd, if you like different, And IF you have NEVER eaten a good meal in your life,,,, You will love this place. On arrival we are greeted by a scruffy old Pub, That is now a rather Scruffy restaurant. By that i...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 12 June 2016

For anybody resident or visiting Llansteffan. A return to 'Big Bill' and Judith is an imperative and for us, this has become a pilgrimage for want of better motives or adjectives! Once again we booked a table for two nights: The 3rd.June for an adventure...More

1  Thank Sally M
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I had been given good reports of the quality of the food at this establishment ,but I was surprised quite how good it was , quirky yes ,friendly service yes, but above all fantastic food . Starters for me was the sea food platter, great...More

2  Thank Aubrey E
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We have been going to the Hen-dafarn for years we knew the hosts from the days at salutation in pontargothi. BILL you are a superb chef producing awesome food with portions that are a credit to you..... my favourite is the cockles to start then...More

Thank Andrew B
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My wife and I are visiting Carmarthenshire during w/c 9th May, and would like to dine at Yr Hen Dafarn during that time. Is there a table for 2 available duirng one evening that week?
22 April 2016|
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Response from kazhoo | Property representative |
Hi Steve, please give us a call on 01267 241656 to book a table. We generally only open on Friday and Saturday evenings. Look forward to seeing you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yr Hen Dafarn High Street | Llansteffan, Carmarthen SA33 5JY, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Carmarthenshire  >  Carmarthen
  • Phone Number: +44 1267 241656
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