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The Butchers Arms

Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
+44 1792 863100
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (34 reviews)
“cheesecake” (13 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Welsh, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This pub was recommended to us and didn't disappoint. Food was cooked fresh and was served hot. Large potions!

Thank sespley10
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited The Butchers Arms after being recommended to us by friend. It didn't disappoint. Excellent service and food. Choice of food was great and of good variety.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the pork special on the board for £16.95 and to be honest it could have been a starter. I'd had a tough day at work and had not eaten all day brought the family out for food and was very disappointed. Also the...More

Thank GINNO78
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this local pub following our guest house owner recommendation. Turned out as one of the best tips we've got in wales. The food was delicious and service was excellent. There's not much selection for vegetarian or vegans though at the dinner menu....More

Thank Yael R
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

So glad we visited for dinner. The service was immediately friendly and the layout was welcoming. It was a sunny evening so we sat outside and they were good enough to hold our table inside if it got chilly. The food was simply delicious. We...More

Thank RDoogan
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We had lunch at the Butchers last week, the menu catered for all with classic pub food, a lunch time special for £15.00 or as we chose finer dining. We had the lamb and pork dishes both of which were excellent. The bar man was...More

2  Thank Peter W
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Lovely place this, amazing food, staff & scenery. Would definitely visit here again! Highly recommended!

1  Thank Daz-34
Reviewed July 27, 2017

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 July 27, 2017

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 July 18, 2017 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

2  Thank Julie L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alltwen Hill | Alltwen, Pontardawe SA8 3BP, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Vale of Glamorgan  >  Pontardawe
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 863100
  • E-mail
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