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Maddocks'

64 Southgate Road, Swansea SA3 2DH, Wales
01792 233447
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Ranked #14 of 497 Restaurants in Swansea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Visit Maddocks' Tea Room on the Gower Peninsula. We are all about using the best quality ingredients and wherever possible local produce. All items are homemade and freshly prepared on our premises. We offer warm friendly service and traditionally cooked cakes, pastries, breakfasts, luncheon items and afternoon teas. Maddocks' Tea Room is the perfect place on Gower to enjoy a hearty meal or delicious cakes with quality leaf teas and freshly ground coffees. Many customers stock up on a favourite cake or sandwich item before setting out on a lengthy coastal ramble along the cliffs to one of the nearby sandy beaches including Three Cliffs bay or to relax and 'refuel' for their journey home.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Visit Maddocks' Tea Room on the Gower Peninsula. We are all about using the best quality ingredients and wherever possible local produce. All items are homemade and freshly prepared on our premises. We offer warm friendly service and traditionally cooked cakes, pastries, breakfasts, luncheon items and afternoon teas. Maddocks' Tea Room is the perfect place on Gower to enjoy a hearty meal or delicious cakes with quality leaf teas and freshly ground coffees. Many customers stock up on a favourite cake or sandwich item before setting out on a lengthy coastal ramble along the cliffs to one of the nearby sandy beaches including Three Cliffs bay or to relax and 'refuel' for their journey home.
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  • English first
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English first
Wales
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

Such a lovely place to meet over breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. High quality, home made produce with friendly staff and owners The peppermint tea is amazing. The only down side is that it's very small so it's quite common to turn up and be turned away. It would be lovely if they could be in larger premises so more... More

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Gower Peninsula, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

If this place is ever open, the food is good. The welsh cakes are to die for, but frankly, we have failed to find it open on over 10 occasions over that last 6 months when we visit. Three cliffs coffee shop just up the road is however far more reliable.

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Aberdare, Wales, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is one of two cafe's at The Three Cliffs car park, also with outdoor seating as well as inside, food is home made and portions are very good, prices too are very reasonable, it does get busy when the weather is warm as it was this weekend but we found a table no problem, well worth a visit.

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Haywood, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Slightly off the beaten track, seemingly hidden away this tiny little place was found by chance and was definitely worth the visit. Excellent food. Pleasant and friendly. Quick and efficient service. They pay attention to the small details and it really makes the difference. Loved it and would definitely go back.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My wife met a friend of hers who lives in pennard and they went to maddocks for a coffee and she liked it so much that when she came home she said that she would take me there for a coffee,so today she took me there and instead of having just a coffee we ended up having a full Gower... More

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South Wales
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Breakfast, lunch or tea has never disappointed. The food is freshly prepared by the owners to a very high standard. The staff are friendly and efficient. The café is situated on the Gower peninsula, where there are amazing views a short stroll away. Maddocks' is the ideal stop for delicious refreshments.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We go to Maddocks for a treat when we can. The food is always fabulous! tasty and presented beautifully. You can tell that the ingredients are fresh and homemade by the taste. The staff are courteous and friendly and the restaurant is spotless. what more could you ask for? Well the setting is on the Gower Coast right by the... More

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We called in after a few hours walking in the sun along some of the worlds best beaches and had a great meal with lovely friendly service

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

A lovely cafe which has good quality food and drink at reasonable prices. You are always served with a smile. Only complaint is they aren't open all week!

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Aberdare, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Called into Maddocks' Coffee Shop, Southgate, Gower for a light lunch & hot drink - it was excellent. Not only were the staff welcoming but the food purchased was well presented, very tasty and reasonably priced. There was no pressure for customers to leave once the meal was finished and payment was due only prior to leaving - what a... More

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