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We 'googled' food while having a drink in the 'No Sign Bar' and it suggested John Rice and Peas. We rolled-in to meet friendly John. We ate at 8pm-ish on a Saturday night when we could sit and enjoy the meal in peace.
Banging Jerk chicken, friendly staff, cosy place that's a bit too easy too miss if you walk past.
The rice is a bit too plain though, either needs more coconut milk or something else, I assumed it would be like Caribbean "Cook Up" rice, but...More
What a great place hidden in Swansea city center. Food is just absolutely delicious- hard to find any better meal anywhere in town. Simple menu with tasty options, cooked with love. Have a rum and ginger beer or red stripe while waiting! Portions are generous...More
After a night seeing a burlesque show, we were looking for some good food that wasn't take away to end a great evening. One of my friends had a vague recollection of there being a small restaurant in Salubrious Passage, that might be open at...More
Don't be confused when you go looking for John Rice and Peas, as the restaurant is actually called Rice and Peas Co. That said we had a great time. The decor is excellent, John and his assistant really friendly and helpful. The rums are exceptional...More
Gorgeous food at John Rice and Peas last night in Swansea. Small venue done out beach shack style, Caribbean music and a lovely welcoming host. As it was quiet and we couldn't decide what to have, John gave us bits of everything on offer that...More
Even though I don’t live in Swansea I have worked here for 12 years and had no idea that John Rice and Peas existed. My wife and I went there for an evening meal and it was superb, it was like eating in someone’s home...More